What’s in Our Cup
We are drinking Simply Tropical.
Jocelyn has finished a Christmas gift, the Lost Souls Shawl by Maryetta Roy out of Bernat Premium in Warm Rose. She has been working on the Bendy Arrow Shawl by Charlotte Bory out of Berroco Summer Silk in White and Hedgehog Fibres Sock in Poison, 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia, her third Textured Triangle Shawl by Diane Moyer out of Lion Brand Landscapes in Desert Spring and Red Heart Soft Essentials in White.
Diana has been working on the Textured Triangle Shawl by Diane Moyer out of Red Heart Soft Classic in Dark Leaf and Wheat, and did half a row on her Wedding Shawl (Evenstar Shawl) by Susan Pandorf out of Forever Yarn 100% Lamb’s Wool in natural.
Diana did spinning in the car on the Electric Eel Wheel 5, and also outside at the lake.
Jocelyn is learning on a drop spindle.
Yarn on the Go
Diana did a great deal of knitting at the lake.
Jocelyn took her knitting to the pool. Her yarn for theGrocery Girls Sweet Summer KAL arrived (Zadie Sweater). She also bought some Bernat Premium in a tweed for test knitting the CozyUp WithTheStitchinSisters Mammoth Shawl.
Sew Little Time
Jocelyn’s Etsy shop is still not up yet.
Stash Dash (2017 rules) – May 26-August 20. Jocelyn wants to go for 5km or possibly 7km. Diana just wants to finish everything currently on needles. (here’s a video where The Knit Girllls explain the rules changes for 2017)
Tour de Fleece – July 1-23. Unofficial participation.
Grocery Girls Canada MAL (Jocelyn only) – July 1-September 30
Ai-Kon – July 21-23
BSides (Diana only) – July 25-26
DefCon (Diana only) – July 27-30
Manitoba Fiber Festival – September 15-16
C4 – October 27-29
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