Episode 5: All the Tula

Part 1

 

Part 2

 

Show notes:

Finishes:

  1. Nada

WIPs:

  1. Yowza Weigh It Shawl by Susan B. Anderson – using Miss Babs Yowza in the Zombie Prom colorway and size 8 Signature circulars for the Around Your Neck KAL on Ravelry
  2. Primitive Wizard of Oz – by Midsummer Night Designs.  Stitched on 40ct Tissage Gander linen with the called for Crescent Colors & DMC.  I replaced the DMC Silver Metallic with Kreinik, hated it and went with Rainbow Gallery Petite Treasure Braid in PB54.  I also switched out the Crescent Colors Four-Leaf Clover for Weeks Emerald.
  3. Tula’s Squirrels quilt top – using The Birds & The Bees line from Tula Pink along with a Free Spirit solid in Chartreuse.  Pattern is Five Yard Wonder

#mypreciousqal on Instagram is being hosted by Kelbysews

#sewmystash2015 on Instagram is being hosted by projectleasa

Find me on Ravelry: cozyegg

Stash Enhancement:

  1. Macaron stitch marker from Sucre Sucre Miniatures on Etsy
  2. Tula Pink Storm Clouds in the Evening Shade colorway of her Nightshade line
  3. Tula Pink Apothecary Jars in the Evening Shade colorway of her Nightshade line
  4. Tula Pink Spider Blossoms in the  Absinthe colorway of her Nightshade line
  5. Tula Pink charm square of Raindrops from her Prince Charming line
  6. Tula Pink pattern Gothic Arches available from her site here
  7. Tula Pink fat quarter bundle of her Elizabeth line
  8. Young Living Premium Starter Kit including the Everyday Essential Oils

Whole 30

Reading:

  1. Finished reading The Fallen Angel by Daniel Silva
  2. Currently reading Sublime by Christina Lauren
  3. Next up is The Fiery Cross by Diana Gabaldon or A History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters by Julian Barnes

I am grateful for making changes with what I eat.

 

Episode 4: Squirrel Butts

Show Notes:

Finishes:

  1. Washcloth/Dishcloth – using of the Dirty-Girl Washcloths patterns from the book The Chicks with Sticks Guide to Knitting.  Knitting with Lily Sugar’n Cream Naturals (100% cotton, worsted, in the Earth Ombre colorway and US 7 needles.
  2. Basketweave Washcloth/Dishcloth – using of the Dirty-Girl Washcloths patterns from the book The Chicks with Sticks Guide to Knitting.  Knitting with Lily Sugar’n Cream Naturals (100% cotton, worsted, in the Terra Firma colorway and US 7 needles.
  3. “Willow Block” – from Village of Hawk Run Hollow by Carriage House Samplings.  Stitched on 40ct Flax with DMC and framed
  4. Mary’s Sampler II – Sunday Mystery Sampler and a free pattern from Plum Street Samplers.  Stitched on 40ct Vintage Light Examplar with GAST threads.  I made some tweaks to some of the called for colors.  Finished on 12/15/13, but now it’s framed!

WIPs:

  1. Primitive Wizard of Oz – by Midsummer Night Designs.  Stitched on 40ct Tissage Gander linen with the called for Crescent Colors & DMC.  I replaced the DMC Silver Metallic with Kreinik, hated it and went with Rainbow Gallery Petite Treasure Braid in PB54.  I also switched out the Crescent Colors Four-Leaf Clover for Weeks Emerald.
  2. Casting on – Yowza Weigh It Shawl by Susan B. Anderson – using Miss Babs Yowza in the Zombie Prom colorway and size 8 Signature circulars (see Stash Enhancement)

#mypreciousqal on Instagram is being hosted by Kelbysews

Find me on Ravelry: cozyegg

Stash Enhancement:

  1. Outlander yarn from Must Stash Yarn and Outlander bag from Suburban Stitcher
  2. Yowza from Miss Babs in the Zombie Prom colorway
  3. Signature Needles in size US 8 circular
  4. Tula Pink Apothecary Jars in the Absinthe colorway of her Nightshade line
  5. Tula Pink Raven Lace in the Evening Shade colorway of her Nightshade line
  6. Tula Pink Submarines and Seaweed in the Seaweed colorway of her Salt Water line
  7. Tula Pink Squirrels in the Pool colorway of her The Birds & The Bees line

Reading:

  1. Currently reading The Fallen Angel by Daniel Silva
  2. Next up Sublime by Christina Lauren

I am grateful for starting my first shawl!