The Random Knitter – Episode 10: Return of the Knitwit

Hello friends! I am back after a  3 month hiatus with a brand new episode. Number ten already! Today’s podcast is all about cathing up and showing a selection of my finished objects, works in progress and a -no surprise here- lot of acquisitions. I hope you will have a lovely time catching up with me and I hope to see you again soon for episode eleven :).

Finished Objects

Bram’s Plain vanilla socks
Drops fabel #103 on 2.25 circulars with a FLK heel.

Christmas Socks – Smooth Operator socks
In Opal Klangwelt Popmusik, on 2.25mm bamboo dpn’s.These are my first ever afterthought heels!

What am I knitting?

Cozy Shanklet MKAL – Mina Philipp
I am knitting this on 5.5mm HiyaHiya fixed circulars with Uncommon Thread Lush Worsted in the colors Meadow Grass, Orion and Turbillion. Started on January 1st, hopefully finished soon.

Feather Weather Cardigan – Beata Jezek
Knitted on 4.5mm and 12mm circulars with Drops Alaska in #15 midnight blue for the shoulder section and Drops Kid Silk in Grey for the main body. Started on February 11th.

Eyeball Shawl  – Stephen West
Knitted on 3.75mm needles with Undercover Otter yarn on their Squirm Sock base in the colors Dark Fester (pupil) Scumbot (iris) and Gwynne (white of the eye). Started on January 21st.

Marled Magic MKAL – Stephen West
Knitted on 4.5mm needles with 2 strands of fingering held together. Using a selection of Hedgehog Sock yarn, Hedgehog Fibres Twist sock, Undercover Otter Squirm sock, handdyed merino, Dutch wool Diva Glitter sock yarn and Wollmeise Twin. Started on March 3rd.

Rainbow vanilla socks
Knit on 2.25 Addi Colibri DPN’s, out of Knit Pick’s Felici Yarn in the Rainbow colourway. Started on Christmas eve 2016.

Fleece Navidad Stripey socks
Knit on 2.25 Knitpro Zing DPN’s using Nomadic yarn Trusty Sock Yarn in the Fleece Navidad Colourway, gifted to me by my lovely friend Suzan. Started on March 19th.

Glitter Wolop Birthday socks
Knit out of Wolop Glitter yarn in two colors in a vanilla sock pattern with contrasting heels and toes. Knit on 2.25mm hiyahiya sharp fixed circulars.

Stash Enhancements

Birthday Gifts
Small Boxbag from Yellow Stitch Bags
Handmade Bunnyrabbit Projectbag by Anna
Darning Egg by Phill Powell

Green Elephant Yarn Rainbow Miniskein set
Hedgehog Fibres February Club Mini’s
Undyed Sock blanks
London House yarns – Fantastic Beasts self striping sock yarn
Malabrigo Rios on the Whales Road colourway
Hedgehog Fibres Merino DK in the Salty Tales colourway

Knit and Knot Spring 2017 Haul
Wolop Handmade Turkish Spindle in Ebony inlaid with copper, messing and silver
Wolop Naturally dyed 100% superwash wool Sock yarn with Indigo
Wolop 100% BFL aran weight in a blue colorway + furry pompon
Wolop Harry potter stripey sock yarn in the Slytherin colourway, merino/nylon blend
Schaap & Draak 100% BFL 7x mini set
Schaap & Draak Glitter sock yarn in dark grey
Schaap & Draak Mohair silk lace in the Pauwvogel colourway
Dutch wool Diva ????? wool miniskeins to learn colourwork knitting!

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One Thought on “The Random Knitter – Episode 10: Return of the Knitwit

  1. Zo leuk dat je er weer bent en wat ben je veel en mooie projecten aan het maken.
    Ik hoop dat je snel weer met een podcast komt.

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