20 May, 2018

Episode 271: Brioche broke my brain!

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Episode 271:

Weigh in:
nothing- not a lot of knitting time. 
On my needles and hooks:
Exploration station by Stephen West- Madeline Tosh Merino Light-
Socks -cranberry relish- north cabin fiber crafts -PhD 
Socks- heritage- patriot colorway - using flexi flips- PhD 

Alpaca from a coworkers farm.

Filatura di Crosa is one of the historical handknitting brands of the great northern Italian wool tradition. For over 75 years the butterfly brand has been a recognized and recognizable symbol of excellence in handknitting yarn in the world.
From the 1970s, Filatura di Crosa's collaborations with the great Italian fashion houses brought creativity to its peak. Today, Filatura di Crosa continues its tradition and adheres to producing only the finest quality yarns made with the best raw materials. 
The Jade Shawl is is a two-color shawl knit from the bottom up with two of our yarns, Madras and Tempo. Throughout the pattern, you'll change colors using short rows. 
Changed to a different pattern: Be Simple Variations shawl. 

Lazadas Knitting Accessories creates beautifully functional products especially for yarn lovers. Whether you knit or crochet, you are sure to love these clever and time-saving accessories! We're looking for reviews of two products this spring: 

Blocking your knitted or crocheted pieces never was so easy, fast and enjoyable. The Lazadas super flexible blocking wire sets allow you to easily shape and set your shawls, stoles, scarves and even sweaters. Because these wires are super flexible, no matter if your project has curves, scalloped or straight edges these wires will adapt to the desired shape.

Grocery Shopping:
Celtic Cables Crochet by Bonnie Barker
Groupon- Duvet cover 
used an older comforter. Put button holes in corners to tie in. 
thinking of making a quilt top duvet cover. 

Spring cleaning-
new steam cleaner
steam mop

Back to basics- 
tracking my food-
surprise! Too many calories and carbs. Tracking. Mfp vs written journal. 
Netflix movie- magic pill. Talks about Keto. Aiming to get back to ketosis. 
goal 40# down 
exercise and movement daily
Class was cancelled. 
Really want to learn free form embroidery to embellish things. 

On the menu:
Relay for life- June 1st
ask me for info if you’re like to donate. 
Stitches MidWest
Michigan Fiber Festival
Knittin’ in the Mitten 2018 about 1/2 full


Bag holder from Ikea