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Episode 145: Where did the week go?

Welcome to episode 145! Today’s a short one. I don’t know where the week went or why I don’t have more to show! A spin, a few knits and some talk about the upcoming week.

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You can also find me on Ravelry as FluffykTwitter, Instagram as Fluffykira, and in my shop The Corner of Knit & Tea.

Tea:

Knitting:

Spinning:

  • Finished: Hello Yarn Polwarth/Mohair/Silk in Mean Streak
  • Finished: Merino/Romney/Corriedale batts, Out of the Blue
  • On Deck: Hello Yarn Falkland in Like Berries on a Bush

Extras:

  • I am once again hosting Team CKT for Tour de Fleece 2017. Come spin with us from July 1 – July 23 in celebration of the Tour de France. More details in the group thread.

The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 140, WIPitis

Welcome to episode 140! Today I have mostly WIPs – Camp Loopy, my next pair of socks and my ripple scrappy afghan. Also some spinning and a quick discussion of the events going on in the Ravelry group.

Please come and join the Ravelry group.

You can also find me on Ravelry as FluffykTwitter, Instagram as Fluffykira, and in my shop The Corner of Knit & Tea.

Tea:

  • Mint Green

Knitting:

Spinning:

Extras:

  • I am currently hosting a Sock KAL (knit or crochet) from May 1 to June 30. Come visit the group thread for details.
  • I am once again hosting Team CKT for Tour de Fleece 2017. Come spin with us from July 2 – July 23 in celebration of the Tour de France. More details in the group thread.

The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 134, Wood Sorrel.

Welcome to episode 134! Today I share my Wood Sorrel cowl, and a review of the yarn I used, Mountain Meadow Wool Alpine.  I also have other WIPs to share and Ply Away is coming up.

Please come and join the Ravelry group.

You can also find me on Ravelry as FluffykTwitter, Instagram as Fluffykira, and in my shop The Corner of Knit & Tea.

Tea:

Knitting:

Spinning:

Extras:

  • I’m looking for test knitters for my new design! Please visit the Test Knitting thread in the Ravelry group for details.
  • I will be hosting a Sock KAL (knit or crochet) from May 1 to June 30. Come visit the group thread for details.

The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 117, Snug as a Mug

Welcome to episode 117!  Today I share my newest pattern, Snug as a Mug, and offer a few new things in the shop. I also show off my finished Sock Blanket.  In WIPs I have some Christmas Eve cast-on socks and a new scrappy blanket that makes my heart sing. I hope you had wonderful holidays and wish you a peaceful, happy and healthy 2017.

Please come and join the Ravelry group.

You can also find me on Ravelry as FluffykTwitter, Instagram as Fluffykira, and in my shop The Corner of Knit & Tea.

Tea:

Announcements:

  • I have a new pattern for sale on Ravelry: Snug as a Mug
  • I also have some tumblers + cozies available for sale in my shop!

Knitting:

Extras

  • The Gift-a-long is almost over! Knit something for someone else (Christmas gift or otherwise) before December 31st and enter it in the FO thread to potentially win prizes. Why not have a chance at prizes for something you’re doing anyway? WIPs count if you do at least some amount of work on them in the time frame specified (sorry just weaving in ends or sewing on buttons doesn’t count!).  Check out the Ravelry group for details!
  • January 1 marks the start of the Selfish Craft-a-long. After two months of crafting gifts it’s time to craft something that brings you joy! Details in the Ravelry group starting on January 1!

The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 113, NaKniSweMo ’16

Welcome to episode 113!  I just got back from a wonderful Thanksgiving week with my family. I finished my NaKniSweMo sweater and another WIP. Now I’m turning my attention to those last few holiday gifts and getting my needles clear for 2017.

Please come and join the Ravelry group.

You can also find me on Ravelry as FluffykTwitter, Instagram as Fluffykira, and in my shop The Corner of Knit & Tea.

Tea:

Knitting:

Spinning:

Extras

  • The Gift-a-long is back! Knit something for someone else (Christmas gift or otherwise) between November 1st and December 31st and enter it in the FO thread to potentially win prizes. Why not have a chance at prizes for something you’re doing anyway? WIPs count if you do at least some amount of work on them in the time frame specified (sorry just weaving in ends or sewing on buttons doesn’t count!).  Check out the Ravelry group for details!

The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 100, A big milestone!

Welcome to episode 100! Today I filmed the first part of the podcast on our vacation in Colorado, and I show you the knits and a little stash enhancement.  Then I come home and talk about the 100th episode giveaways!

Please come and join the Ravelry group.

You can also find me on Ravelry as FluffykTwitter, Instagram as Fluffykira, and in my shop The Stashbuckler: Adventures in Yarrrrrrrrn.

Knitting:

Stash Enhancement:

Extras:

  • Don’t forget to check out the 100th episode giveaway thread for a chance to win prizes. You must be a member of the group!

The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 44, I do like a big shawl.

Welcome back to Episode 44! This week I have a finished shawl and an almost finished baby sweater. There’s a spin in progress, and some things ready to be cast on!

Please come and join the Ravelry group.  We’re doing a craft-a-long in May and June: Spring into Summer!

You can also find me on Ravelry as Fluffyk, Twitter and Instagram as Fluffykira, and in my shop The Stashbuckler: Adventures in Yarrrrrrrrn.

Sipping:

Knitting:

Spinning:

Extras: