Thursday, January 15, 2015

Episode 26:

You can listen directly to the podcast here!

Hello and welcome to the KnitSip podcast, a beverage themed knitting podcast.  I'm your host Shannon and you can find me as:

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Place Your Order
Spilled Beverages
Your Drink is Ready
Drive Through

Harvest Dew socks by Rose Hiver
Regia Strata, US 2 = 2.75 mm

Hat/Cowl (improvising a design)
Inspired by a cowl that also can turn into a hat and uses 2 different types of yarn
Prism Yarn Saki (75% SW Merino, 25% nylon) fingering weight yarn in a spruce green color
Malabrigo Rios (100% SW Merino) in the Ravelry Red color way

Specialty Drinks
February Snuggles KAL/CAL/SAL
KnitSip listeners can participate by knitting, corcheting or sewing blanket liners for their areas local animal shelters.  Standard sizes are 14"x14", 24"x24" and 36"x36".  Head over to for more info, a listing of participators and some free patterns.  Also check out Ravelry and use the tag snuggles to look for more patterns.

Apple Blossom and Ewe February Love KAL/CAL/SAL
Hosted by Sarah (appleblossomsf) and Matt (navy1990) are hosting this KAL.  The theme is LOVE, however you want to interpret it.  It could be classic "love" colors, or something made for a loved one.  Heart shaped cables anyone?  Anything that you can tie into the theme of love counts!

Countdown to Outlander KAL
Hosted on Instagram, #kiltmenow or #countdowntooutlander, this KAL (CAL and SAL counts too) is hosted by the knitmore girls, the geek girls podcast, subway knits and the yarngasm podcast.  It's a fun way to participate and wait for the next installment of the hit HBO series Outlander.

The Fiberista Files (video)
Heather, boutrosbabe on Ravelry, is the brilliant dyer behind Highland Handmades yarn, fiber and spindles.  I've met Heather "in real life" a couple of times and she is just as outgoing, adoreable and funny in person as she is on her podcast.  Heather has superb color sense and I love seeing all of her creativity.  You can find her podcast on iTunes, youtube and on her blog thefiberistafiles(dot)com.  Check out her awesome designs on Ravelry to go with your fabulous Highland Handmade products.

Your Drink is Ready
Knitty Deep Fall 2013
Regia Flouromania and Dyed in the Wool fingering weight in the Tardis blue color way.
US 6 = 4.0 mm

The First Draft Shetland Top, 4 oz. in the Easter Egg color way. Total yardage of 158 yards of Navajo plyed yarn.

Highland Handmades Pitch Pine Top (100% Pollworth) in the What Demon Possesed Me? color way, Total yardage is

Lined Beanie by Heather Kinne
Ravlery pattern
US 4= 3.0 mm
Won this yarn 2 years ago at KITM 2013.

Drive Through
Cynthia's Too Open Knit
Saturday January 17th 11 am - 3 pm, this is free and anyone who would like to attend.  This Open Knit is located at Cynthia's Too Yarn Shop which is located at 320 East Mitchell Street, Petoskey, MI.

1 comment:

  1. Great podcast! And Happy, happy Birthday>