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Episode 39 – Smartphone Enabled Cat

What’s in Our Cup

Jocelyn has a Peppermint Mocha Latte with coconut milk from Starbucks.

Diana has some Snow Emergency from Little Sister, roasted by Dogwood Coffee Co. (the Winnipeg one, not the Minneapolis one), and also a Cranberry Ginger Spice donut probably from Oh Donuts.

Cool Threads

Diana has been wearing her handknit socks, blocked (finally)Wonder Woman WrapLindsay Slouch, and mittens from a craft sale. Her mom was visiting and wore her Susie Rogers Reading Mitts and Hooded Scarf.

Jocelyn has been wearing her Coffee Shop Shawl and Cat Hat. The kitty has been sleeping on the Winter Sky Cowl.

WTF Knitting! Podcast

Woolly Workings

Diana has been working on Thrummed Mittens for Knit Club based on the Lightning Fast Mittens by Hill Vintage and Knits out of Borgo de’ Pazzi Paco in Camel and Grey, the swatch for the Eh! Pillow by GC Designs out of Cascade 220 Superwash Merino in 1 Cream and 29 Red, repairs on a scarf her grandmother knit for her mom in the 60’s or 70’s, and a Corner to Corner Crochet Throw by Catherine J. Watson out of Lionbrand Heartland in 153 Black canyon98 Acadia158 Yellowstone, and 113 Redwood.

Diana finished a Really Warm Hat by Melissa LaBarre out of Cascade Yarns Lana Grande in 6040 Charcoal for her friend who is currently visiting Australia.

Jocelyn has been working on 365 Days of Granny Squares by YarnUtopia out of Red Heart Soft Classic, the Eh! Pillow by GC Designs out of Estelle Worsted in charcoal grey and cranberry red, the Zadie Sweater by Mercedes Tarasovich out of Cloudborn Highland Worsted in Slate Heather, several Grandmother’s Favorite Dishclothes out of Bernat Handicrafter Cotton, and her mom’s Dragon’s Rest Shawl by Abigail Phelps out of Bernat Premium in grey.

Jocelyn finished the Winter Sky Cowl (free pattern designed by one of the ladies at our LYS, sorry no Ravelry link) out of Manos del Uruguay Serpentina.

Yarn on the Go

Diana had her crochet at the hospital before and after surgery.

Jocelyn had her knitting at the eye doctor.

Wool Gathering

Diana taught a mutual friend to knit, and it went very well.

Sockhead Cowl

Loch Briar Knits


Grinch-along – December 1-25. Hosted by the Knitmore Girls.

Eh! Canadian Pillow KAL – December 1-February 28. Hosted by the Fiber Friends and Codependent Knitters, we are knitting a single or double-sided pillow (or a whole afghan!) using blocks from the A Canadian Afghan, eh! e-book.

Year of the Sock – January 1-December 31. Northern Knits Podcast KAL! Knit 1 pair of socks every month in 2018.

Podcast-iversary KAL – January 1-March 31. Knit something by Shannon Cook.

My Sister’s Shawl MKAL – January 1-February 5 (Jocelyn only)

Arne & Carlos on YouTube

You can find us on RavelryInstagram, Facebook (page) (group), and Pintrest as Northern Knits Podcast. Our blog with all our show notes is at You can also email us at northernknitspodcastATgmailDOTcom.

Jocelyn can be found on Ravelry as amberdragun, where all her other social media is linked.

Diana can be found on Instagram as firewaterandfiber and on Ravelry as wool-rat. She is on Twitter as @artemis_134.

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