20 November, 2013

Episode 195: KitM'13 Recap

Shoe notes are located at www.thehighfiberdiet.blogspot.com

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Weigh in: (projects I am working on or completed)

Vivid- Tin can knits

Cup cozy- my own design

Sweater- My own design

Scarf for Sarge-Mistake rib

A bit of Fiber: (spinning)

Anna Bates- Dye2Spin

ITW- Dragontamerbrat

Grocery Shopping: (stash enhancement)

Host gifts- Thank you!!

YouTube Video

Appetizer: (spotlight) KitM’13

Kitchen Goddesses: Shannon and Shirley

Massage planner: Dena

Swap organizer: Debra

Door/name tags: Michelle

Snack table- everyone!

Dinners/desserts- Recipe Thread

Wednesday: Move in day, Dinner out/in

Thursday: Intros/Warmth/ Pattern/Yarn

Finished: Under the Wire- YenforYarn in Highland Handmades Lodge

Friday: A day of relaxing and classes

Drop spinning demo- Artieknits

Needle Felted Pumpkins- LorrieU

CAH in Suite

Saturday: Busy day- Market-Yarn Tasting- Yarn pile-Door prizes- Goody bags


Sunday: “See ya soon” and clean up

Lunch out

Talk of next year

Side Dish: (a bit of talk about our lives)

Boo “moves” out…

Storms- Thoughts for the Knitting Pipeline’s Paula and friends

Hitch and Cascadia winners

Exercise: (Real battle of losing weight)

Stairs at retreat house!

Planning a menu: (Upcoming events)


Post retreat KAL (Until Dec 15th- Did not have to attend to knit)

Small Winter Swap with She-knits group (signups until Dec 1st)

Ravellenic games (Starts Feb. 6th)

Dessert: (Favorite thing of the week)

Breakfast for Dinner Changes: 6 eggs, 1 cup milk, ½ cup chopped onion, ½ cup chopped green bell pepper, omit paprika, add cracked black pepper.

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01 November, 2013

Episode 194: Two Books

Show notes can be found at www.thehighfiberdiet.blogspot.com

Thank you for listening!

Ep # 194

Weigh in: (projects I am working on or completed)

30 day sweater- Greenwood fiber

Wool Peddler’s Shawl- North Cabin Fiber Crafts

Hat 1- My design

Hat 2-My design

Bear Paws Bag

Bag 2- My design

Snacks: (New to me patterns or designers)

Cooperative press books



Appetizer: (potluck)

Convertible Mittens

Stockholm Cowl

The Requested Cardigan

Entrée: (Tech talk)


Side Dish: (a bit of talk about our lives)



Desk Shopping- Ikea, Sauder…

Planning a menu: (Upcoming events)


Please check the forum boards for changes

Thank you to all of our Sponsors for this event!!

(you can find all links on the ravelry forum)


Ablet Knitting Abacus

Black Market wool

Blue Sky Alpacas

Briar Rose Fiber

Brittany Needles

Brown Sheep 



Cyborgs Craft room

Daizie knits

Desert Vista Dyeworks


Fiber Dreams


Girlcave Bags

Great Lakes Hand Dyed

Halcyon Yarn

Highland Handmades


Hornshaw Wood Works


Ilga Leja

Imperial yarn

Into the Whirled

Intrepid Otter


Karabella yarns

Knitters nightmare

Knitting Fever 

Lahitum ex machina

Leading Men Fiber arts

Leslie Wind 

lladyllama fiber company


Mountain Colors


North Cabin Fiber Crafts

Orange Flower Yarn 


Quince and Company 

RJ’s QTs at Barnontheweb.com 


Simply socks yarn Company 

Slip Stitch Studios

Sock Bunny Studio

Solar Flare Fibers

Spartickes Dyes

Stitched by Jessalu

Studio June 

Sun Valley 

Sundara fibers

That Semifero Grrl

The Plucky Knitter

The Woolery

Three Irish Girls 

Tix Trinkets

Tradewind Knitwear Designs Inc

Twisted willow farms

Uniquely yours

Universal Yarns 

Unwind Yarn Company 


Windingwool creek

Wonder why alpaca

Yarn Barn of Kansas

Yarn Bazaar


Dessert: (Favorite thing of the week)

Fuzzy slippers

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