Episode 159: Stash Dive

Welcome to the Knitting Samurai and Her Guys Video Podcast!

Knitting Time:

All projects are knit holding yarn doubled, with US size 5 and US size 7 needles.

Finished a hat inspired by the Baa-Ble Hat by Donna Smith and the Maplecider by Alicia Plummer.  Pink and grey with yellow.

Finished hat inspired by the Baa-Ble Hat by Donna Smith and Pebble Cliff Hat by Shellie Anderson.  Orange, green, gold, and blue.

Cast on and Finished hat inspired by the Baa-Ble Hat by Donna Smith and Pebble Cliff Hat by Shellie Anderson.  Navy, Purple, Red, and teal.

Still working on hat inspired by the Baa-Ble Hat by Donna Smith and From Norway with Love by Anna & Heidi Pickles.  Beige and Green-purple.

Cast on a hat inspired by the Baa-Ble Hat by Donna Smith using Shaefer Anne  in pinks.

2016 Aspirations:

  • Knit 10 miles(17.6K yards) of yarn, 27% more than last year.
    So far this year I’ve knit 5,975 yards.  Right on track for the year!
  • Barn Raising Quilt Year 3: 29 Blanket squares. This is the 3rd year so I need to knit whatever squares are left to be knit.
    -none this month
  • Get stash below 160 miles. -10.7 miles total.
    At 167.6 down 3 miles! 7 miles to go.
  • Knit 6 sweaters for us: maybe 3 sweaters for me and 2 sweaters for each boy.  That math doesn’t work.
    no movement here
  • 10 Pairs of socks including socks for LT, Dad, Shary, Kevin, Mum.
    Finished Pair for LT.  
  • Languishing Sweaters: Sew Buttons on Jackaroo and wear it.  Finish or Frog!
    Nope.

Boy and House Adventures…

Tristan is talking up a storm
Roland’s soccer adventure continues
We have gutters!

Where to find more episodes…

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