Episode 4 Show Notes:

Welcome to the Episode 4 of the Knit Actually Podcast! I hope you enjoyed the episode

·         Actually Working

o    I  talk about projects she is currently working on including

§  Vanilla Socks from Hand Dyed Yarn

§  Vanilla Socks from Western Sky Knits in Aspen Base

§  Maze Socks in Hand Dyed MCN Fingering

§  Striped Cowl by Matilde Skar in scraps of Fingering Weight Yarn from stash and Lorna’s Laces Shepherd Sock in Kerfuffle

§  Garter Squish Blanket by Steven West in KnitPicks Preciosa in Captain, Maritime, Crest and Stormy

§  Easy Shawl by Martina Behm

      • I  talk about the swatches I’m working on for my  Winter 2015 submission to Twist Collective


·         Actually Hand Dyed

o    I talk about some pairs of yarn I dyed in Merino Nylon Stellina and MCN Fingering. Each pair is one skein of Jet Black and one skein of 5 color gradient

o    I talk about three skeins self striping fingering weight yarn I dyed this week. The first is purples and blues, and will eventually be socks for her my youngest. The second is purple, blue, orange and pink

o    I talk about the warp board I bought on Etsy

·         Actually Stashed


·         Actually Attending 

o    I talk about attending the Estes Wool Market in Estes Park, Colorado.

o    I talk about the booths I really liked at the Wool Market including

MJ Yarns

Indian Lake Artisans Hexagonal Knitting Needles

o    I talk about Ed’s Cantina, my favorite Estes restaurant

o    I mention the Rooftop Rodeo

o    I discuss Sheep to Shawl, and reference a blog post from Fancy Tiger Crafts

·         Actually Distracted

o    I talk about seeing Cirque Du Soleil Kurios.

o    I talk about attending the Denver Chalk Art Festival in Larimer Square

  • Thank you for listening!!!!