Cast On All The Things: Episode 125


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Ravelry Group   packyknits1,  GrammyCaren

Ravelry Group Birthday Shoutouts   HopeNowell, Shelley 5/28

Market Bag Along Prize Draw

Story of Week and Stash Enhancements  Mushroom Festival and Birthday Stuff. Lots of stash but I will share those in the FOs and WIPs sections

Health Pearl 10 Healing Uses for Honey

FOs

Spinning Knitspinfarm Shetland /roving 4 ounces, 2 ply, 238 yards

Virus Shawl Free pattern on Ravelry By Julia Marquardt.  yarn was Caron Simply soft Party in Silver Sparkle, Royal Sparkle, and Fuchsia Sparkle, hook was an H, 5mm Boye. Started on 5/ 6 and finished 5/ 12.

WIPS

Cowl making it up as I go along, yarn is Heritage Prints , color 31, needles US 3, 3.25mm, 40 inch circulars, addi turbo, knitting magic loop. in my Birthday bag by ThankGodForBags 

Angel Hat, free pattern on Ravelry by Kay F Jones, yarn is Caron Simply Soft Party, in left over Fuchsia and silver sparkle. Needles are US 6, 4 mm and US 7, 4.5mm 40 inch circular, magic loop. in my ThankGodForBags bag.

Modified Cozy Shlanketa paid for pattern by Mina Phillips. Yarn is a Caron Cake in the Lavender cake color, Needle is US 9, 5.5 mm, ChiaoGoo 47 in circular.  In my bag from ThankGodForBags pink bird house bag.

Simple Raglan Cardi Free Pattern from Lion Brand, yarn is Shepherds Wool, color is pink #092915, needles are US 7, 4.5mm and US 8, 5mm 40 inch circulars in my ThankGodForBags birthday bag.

Spinning Dyeabolical yarns, Flamingos on a Croquet Lawn

Pinterest Gift Presentation Knitting Patterns

Stumble Upon Why are People Left handed

My Etsy Store

3 Year Podiversary FO Show: Episode 124


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onefinecow on Ravelry and Twitter
1finedesign on FaceBook and Etsy
dorismsmith on Instagram

Ravelry Group

Ravelry Group Birthday Shoutouts       Craftyt0503, Janet 5/3     Kguillory, Krystal, 5/5,   onefinecow, Doris  5/9 ,  KristiRose, Kristi, 5/10,      Lostboys3, Johnny, 5/11,    livasol, Karen 5/12      CiCicarry, CiCi, 5/14,,    dianapierce21, Diane  5/15

Market Bag Along                                                                                                              Knit or Crochet market bags                                                                                         Started April 1st and goes to May 15th .                                                                         As many entries as Items completed                                                                                        Must be a member of group to qualify for prizes                                                       Chatter is welcomed and encouraged                                                           Prize is a $6 giftable pattern on Ravelry                                                              The Never Cast off Podcast girls are Co-Hosting this Along

Story of Week and Stash Enhancements  3 year podiversary. WOW. It has been so much fun, and so wonderful meeting all my new crafty friends.  1) What it is for me?  2) What you can do to help in coming yr. 3) What do you want to see from me, and how can I improve?

Health Pearl

FOs

Baby Blanket, Recipe from Grandma Favorite dishcloth, yarn is Red Heart supersaver in Lovey color way, needles US 9, 5.5mm, 47 inch circulars.

Teddy Bear yarn is Red Heart supersaver in Lovey color way, needles   US 6, 4mm addi turbos

Virus Shawl Free pattern on Ravelry By Julia Marquardt. Fingering wt yarn. Hook is E,

2 Grandma’s Favorite Dishcloth yarn is Peaches and cream, color is pansy, needles US 9 crystal palace straights

WIPs

Red Thing Is going to be a pouch. I am making it up as I go along.

Cowl making it up as I go along, yarn is Heritage Prints , color 31, needles US 3, 3.25mm, 40 inch circulars, addi turbo, knitting magic loop.

Spinning Knitspinfarm Shetland /roving

Pinterest SweetPotato Chips 

Stumble Upon  Health Habits

My Etsy Store

I Have a Virus Episode 123


Social Media

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onefinecow on Ravelry and Twitter
1finedesign on FaceBook and Etsy
dorismsmith on Instagram

Ravelry Group                                                                                                                        One new member  Emmavsworld, Emma, STL

Ravelry Group Birthday Shoutouts     Emmavsworld, Emma, 4/9,         Gehirnlos22, Karin, 4/16,      ShepherdsKnits, Leslie, 4/21                                 CrochetKnit2, Emily, 4/ 26                 Survivor11, Sue, 4/27

Market Bag Along                                                                                                              Knit or Crochet market bags                                                                                         Started April 1st and goes to May 15th .                                                                         As many entries as Items completed                                                                                        Must be a member of group to qualify for prizes                                                       Chatter is welcomed and encouraged                                                           Prize is a $6 giftable pattern on Ravelry                                                              The Never Cast off Podcast girls are Co-Hosting this Along

Story of Week and Stash Enhancements  Knitters Pride Naturalz, US5, 3.75 mm, 47 inch circular for the Eyeball Shawl.                                          We had a nice family gathering for Easter. The Kids had an Easter egg hunt, and we had a nice meal together as a family.              The Modified Cozy Shlanket had a good reception from its recipient. She took it out of bag and wore it the rest of the time we had together.              Update on WIPs Eval. A sock was frogged, a project was completed.

Health Pearl  Grandmas Attic

FOs

Market bag, my own design from last year, yarn is Bernat Handicrafter cotton, color is potpourri ombe. Hook is H, 5mm

Grandma’s Favorite Dishcloth

WIPs

Baby Blanket, Recipe from Grandma Favorite dishcloth, yarn is Red Heart supersaver in Lovey color way, needles US 9, 5.5mm, 47 inch circulars.

Red Thing Is going to be a pouch. I am making it up as I go along.

Virus Shawl Free pattern on Ravelry By Julia Marquardt. Fingering wt yarn. Hook is E,

Spinning Knitspinfarm Shetland /roving

Pinterest 7 Little-Know Cast-on Methods

Stumble 

My Etsy Store

WIP Evaluation: Episode 122

Social Media

I am…
onefinecow on Ravelry and Twitter
1finedesign on FaceBook and Etsy
dorismsmith on Instagram

Ravelry Group

Ravelry Group Birthday Shoutouts       FluffyBunnyKnits, Karen, 4/01

Market Bag Along                                                                                                              Knit or Crochet market bags                                                                                         Started April 1st and goes to May 15th .                                                                         As many entries as Items completed                                                                                        Must be a member of group to qualify for prizes                                                       Chatter is welcomed and encouraged                                                           Prize is a $6 giftable pattern on Ravelry

Story of Week and Stash Enhancements Got 3 skeins of Red Heart for a baby blanket. I have been contemplating languishing WIPs. Some will change, some will be frogged and some finished. Lets Talk about them.

Health Pearl  Apple Cider Vinegar

FOs                                                                                                                                                                

Modified Cozy Shlanket,Paid for pattern on Ravelry, by Mina Phillips, Yarn is a CaronCake in Blueberry Cheesecake color, needles are ChiaoGoo US 9, 5.5mm, 47 inch circulars. Modified by leaving out transitions and knitting more of each section, because I am not changing color, but knitting from ball.

Simple Rib Hat, free pattern on Ravelry by PurlSoho, yarn is Caron cake color Blueberry Cheesecake, Left over from Shlanket, needles US 8,5mm, 40 inch circular.

WIPs

Baby Blanket, Recipe from Grandma Favorite dishcloth, yarn is Red Heart supersaver in Lovey color way, needles US 9, 5.5mm, 47 inch circulars.

Market bag, my own design from last year, yarn is Bernat Handicrafter cotton, color is potpourri ombe. Hook is H, 5mm

Red Thing Is going to be a pouch. I am making it up as I go along.

Spinning Knitspinfarm Shetland /roving

Pinterest Easter Egg Cozies

Stumble Upon BE HEALTHY AND YOUTHFUL

My Etsy Store

All The Things and Prize Draw: Episode 121


Social Media

I am…
onefinecow on Ravelry and Twitter
1finedesign on FaceBook and Etsy
dorismsmith on Instagram

Ravelry Group     elizstitches, Bets     edharlee

Ravelry Group Birthday Shoutouts      lifefulloflaugh, Lisa 3/16             JoAnnaSpring, JoAnna, 3/19              lclark101896, Lori,  3/20                           may-g, Gloria  3/22        PucciGram,  Jan   3/25

Red KAL For Valentines and Heart Health  Prize Draw        Prize will be an item in my shop of winners choice.

Story of Week and Stash Enhancements  My last skien of yarn came today, from Mint Rain.  Since last Episode, I have finished some things.  I have started and finish one thing, and I have had a non knitting thing happen.

Health Pearl  Gods Pharmacy is Amazing

FOs

Mermaid Tail Lapghan Blanket, Paid pattern on Etsy, by Marta Selter, yarn is Plymouth yarn Jelli been, 2385, and other pink stash, needles are my Knitters Pride dreamz, US 8, 5 mm, 24 inch circulars.

Curly C’Ewes, Cheviot

Angel Hat, free pattern on Ravelry by Kay F Jones, yarn is plymouth yarn jelly bean color 2385, and unknown scraps. Needles were US 6 and 7, 40 inch circulars, knit magic loop.

WIPs

Modified Cozy Shlanket,Paid for pattern on Ravelry, by Mina Phillips, Yarn is a CaronCake in Blueberry Cheesecake color, needles are ChiaoGoo US 9, 5.5mm, 47 inch circulars. Modified by leaving out transitions and knitting more of each section, because I am not changing color, but knitting from ball.

Red Something ?????????

Spinning  Knitspinfarm Shetland /roving

Pinterest 4 Essential Ways to Bind off your Knitting

Stumble Upon  Box Breathing

My Etsy Shop

Stash and Stories: Episode 120


Social Media

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onefinecow on Ravelry and Twitter
1finedesign on FaceBook and Etsy
dorismsmith on Instagram

Ravelry Group

Ravelry Group Birthday Shoutouts      Jerrito  3/12                                       Kaleighb4, Karen  3/6

Red KAL For Valentines and Heart Health

Feb 1 to March 15 2017
Rules Must be a member of group to qualify for prices.
Entry is anything in shades of Red,
As many entries as items completed,(using at least 100 yards of yarn,) and posted by March 15
Please knit and think about those you love, and those you know with Heart health issues.
Chatter is welcome and encouraged.
Prize will be an item in my shop of winners choice.

Story of Week and Stash Enhancements Lots of stash and story this week. Not going to type here. If you have questions, please leave comment here or in Ravelry group. Stash = 2 bumps of fiber, 3 skiens of yarn and 2 Akerworks bobbins.    2 Ravelry Patterns                                                                                 Part of my stash was enabled by Kristy Glass Knits interview with DO EWE Knit owner.                                                                                             Brioche adventures

FOs                                                                                                                                                       Barbie Mermaid Tail, modified from MTLB( pattern link below) Yarn I used Regia Fluormania, Color #07185, needles, 2.25mm and a 2.75mm. Is a Birthday gift for The granddaughter.

WIPs                                                                                                                               Mermaid Tail Lapghan Blanket, Paid pattern on Etsy, by Marta Selter, yarn is Plymouth yarn Jelli been, 2385, and other pink stash, needles are my Knitters Pride dreamz, US 8, 5 mm, 24 inch circulars.

Modified Cozy Shlanket,Paid for pattern on Ravelry, by Mina Phillips, Yarn is a CaronCake in Blueberry Cheesecake color, needles are ChiaoGoo US 9, 5.5mm, 47 inch circulars. Modified by leaving out transitions and knitting more of each section, because I am not changing color, but knitting from ball.

Spinning  Curly C’Ewes, Cheviot

Pinterest Knitting Hacks

Stumble Upon  Yoga/ Atrial Fib

My Etsy Store

FOs but not Knitted: Episode 119

Social Media

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onefinecow on Ravelry and Twitter
1finedesign on FaceBook and Etsy
dorismsmith on Instagram

Ravelry Group

Ravelry Group Birthday Shoutouts                      Knicksknits, Nicholas, 2/15                  funnymom8, Lisa  2/23               jjay, Jan 2/29                                     Bannergirl229, Lane  2/29

Red KAL For Valentines and Heart Health                                                     Feb 1 to March 15 2017
Rules                                                                                                                                      Must be a member of group to qualify for prices.
Entry is anything in shades of Red,
As many entries as items completed,(using at least 100 yards of yarn,) and posted by March 15
Please knit and think about those you love, and those you know with Heart health issues.
Chatter is welcome and encouraged.
Prize will be an item in my shop of winners choice.

Story of Week and Stash Enhancements  No new stash.                                    I did a good bit of knitting on a few projects, one of which has a deadline. Last Thursday I attended a Painting with a twist for Melissa’s Birthday. (Show FO)                                                                                       This past Saturday  was Christopher’s 4th birthday, so we went and celebrated with him.                                                                                                           I am contemplating going back to a weekly schedule for podcasting, or doing some type of FO or tutorial upload on opposite weeks. Still in the thinking about it faze. We shall see what happens.

Health Pearl 5 Plants For your Bedroom T Help you Sleep Better

FOs No Completed Knitting, However I Have some Beading For that I will share at End of Podcast, for those who are interested.

WIPS                                                                                                                             Mermaid Tail Lapghan Blanket, Paid pattern on Etsy, by Marta Selter, yarn is Plymouth yarn Jelli been, 2385, and other pink stash, needles are my Knitters Pride dreamz, US 8, 5 mm, 24 inch circulars.

Modified Cozy Shlanket,Paid for pattern on Ravelry, by Mina Phillips, Yarn is a CaronCake in Blueberry Cheesecake color, needles are ChiaoGoo US 9, 5.5mm, 47 inch circulars. Modified by leaving out transitions and knitting more of each section, because I am not changing color, but knitting from ball.

The Worlds Simplest Mittens, free pattern on Ravelry, by Tin Can Knits, doing fingering pair with recaptured yarn, needles are, US 0, 2mm and a US 2, 2.75mm, addi turbo in 40 in circular, knitting magic loop. in my bag by ThankGodFor Bags cow bag

Spinning

Pinterest MelonBag Crochet pattern

Stumble Upon Reuse Pill Bottles

Beading FOs

My Etsy Shop

It was a Knitty/Stashy Vacation: Episode 118

Social Media

I am…
onefinecow on Ravelry and Twitter
1finedesign on FaceBook and Etsy
dorismsmith on Instagram

Ravelry Group

Ravelry Group Birthday Shoutouts   snotestine, Shannon, 2/01  KnittinNana68, Carolyn 2/01,        KnittySue, Sue, 2/06          pprahl, pat, 2/08,     lalach, Layla, 2/08,         1to1, Carla, 2/12  sissyknitcrochet, Kimberly, 2/12

Red KAL For Valentines and Heart Health

Feb 1 to March 15 2017
Rules

Must be a member of group to qualify for prices.
Entry is anything in shades of Red,
As many entries as items completed,(using at least 100 yards of yarn,) and posted by March 15
Please knit and think about those you love, and those you know with Heart health issues.
Chatter is welcome and encouraged.
Prize TBA

Story of Week and Stash Enhancements Vacation update, and too much stash to write here. If you have questions, comment here, or on Ravelry.

Health Pearl Chocolate Avocado Pudding

FOs

Potato Chip Scarf, Free pattern on Ravelry by kraftykash, yarn is Redheart Supersaver, Artist Print, needles are US 10.5, 6.5 mm, takumi Clovers

Cozy Shlanket MKAL Paid for pattern on Ravelry, by Mina Phillips, needles are US 8, 5 mm, 40 inch circulars Chiaogoo lace, yarn is Knit picks Wool of the Andes in Wonderland heather, Grass, and Winter night.

Zuzu’s Petals paid for pattern on Ravelry by Carina Spencer. Yarn is RedHeart SuperSaver in Zebra color way, needles are US9, 5.5 mm, addi turbo, 40 inch circulars,

Spinning  I finished that crazy stuff I was respiring, and by finished, I mean I was done. I spun a bobbin, and chain plyed it. 70 yards

WIPS

Mermaid Tail Lapghan Blanket, Paid pattern on Etsy, by Marta Selter,  yarn is Plymouth yarn Jelli been, 2385, and other pink stash, needles are my Knitters Pride dreamz, US 8, % mm, 24 inch circulars.

Modified Cozy Shlanket,Paid for pattern on Ravelry, by Mina Phillips, Yarn is a CaronCake in Blueberry Cheesecake color, needles are ChiaoGoo US 9, 5.5mm, 47 inch circulars. Modified by leaving out transitions and knitting more of each section, because I am not changing color, but knitting from ball.

The Worlds Simplest Mittens, free pattern on Ravelry, by Tin Can Knits, doing fingering pair with recaptured yarn, needles are, US 0, 2mm and a US 2, 2.75mm, addi turbo in 40 in circular, knitting magic loop. in my bag by ThankGodFor Bags cow bag

Spinning

Pinterest 9 Healthy Breakfast Cups Recipes to fuel your morning

Stumble Upon

My Etsy Shop

A Small Parade of FOs: Episode 117

Social Media

I am…
onefinecow on Ravelry and Twitter
1finedesign on FaceBook and Etsy
dorismsmith on Instagram

Ravelry Group

Ravelry Group Birthday Shoutouts     hotneedlex2, Sherry, 1/23                 brianknits 12, Brian  1/18

What I’m Wearing  Cabled Kitty Hat By Jennifer Riley

Story of Week and Stash Enhancements  For stash, I got my order from Knit Picks, which you will see in WIPs.                                                               Been a little under the weather this week with a cold, sore throat thing, as you can probably hear, that is why episode is a day later.         Ted and I will be leaving next Friday for a week in Florida, so there will not be a regular episode in two weeks, but stay tuned for a possible periscope or a vlog of sorts during that week.

Health Pearl  

FOs

Cadence Shawlette, free pattern on Ravelry by Emily Straw, yarn is a Caron Cake, color is Buttercream, #294017, needles Addi Turbo, US 8, 5mm, 40 inch circulars,

Nice & Knit Beanie, free pattern from nice&knit.com, needles are addi turbos, US 8, 5mm, 16 in circulars, yarn is big twist in the classic rainbow, Fun brights color way.

The Worlds Simplest Mittens, free pattern on Ravelry by tincanknits. yarn is big twist in the classic rainbow, Fun brights color way, needles US 5, 3.75mm and US 7, 4.5mm

WIPs

Potato Chip Scarf, Free pattern on Ravelry by kraftykash, yarn is Redheart Supersaver, Artist Print, needles are US 10.5, 6.5 mm, takumi Clovers, in my Knitspinfarm bag.

Cozy Shlanket MKAL Paid for pattern on Ravelry, by Mina Phillips, needles are US 8, 5 mm, 40 inch circulars Chiaogoo lace, yarn is Knit picks Wool of the Andes in Wonderland heather, Grass, and Winter night.

Zuzu’s Petals paid for pattern on Ravelry by Carina Spencer. Yarn is RedHeart SuperSaver in Zebra color way, needles are US9, 5.5 mm, addi turbo, 40 inch circulars, in my ThankGodForBags bird house bag.

Spinning

Pinterest Love you Forever,   Lace Hearts

Stumble Upon 6 Untraditional Habits That are Scientifically proven to Make You Happier

My Etsy Store

 

Happy New Year: Episode 116


Social Media

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onefinecow on Ravelry and Twitter
1finedesign on FaceBook and Etsy
dorismsmith on Instagram

Ravelry Group  New members  Fiftyless,  PucciGram, Jan

Ravelry Group Birthday Shoutouts             frogprincess21ca, Tanya, 1/14

Story of Week and Stash Enhancements                                                                      I got a set of ChiaoGoo Lace US 8, 5mm, 40 inch circular needle for a new project.     Purchased 3 patterns                                                                                                                        Superbulky Grandpa                                                                                                           Sock Knitter Shawl                                                                                                                            Cozy Shlanket MKAL                                                                                                        Story of the week will be my year in knitting review.

Health Pearl  Home Made Remedies For Sore Throat

HOs   

Rose City Roller, Free pattern on Ravelry by Mara Catherine Bryner. Yarn is Patons Kroy Socks in Blue striped ragg color, needles are Knitters Pride Karbonz, US2, 2.75 mm in my Knitspinfarm sock bag

WIPS

Potato Chip Scarf, Free pattern on Ravelry by kraftykash, yarn is Redheart Supersaver, Artist Print, needles are US 10.5, 6.5 mm, takumi Clovers, in my Knitspinfarm bag.

Cadence Shawlette, free pattern on Ravelry by Emily Straw, yarn is a Caron Cake, color is Buttercream, #294017, needles Addi Turbo, US 8, 5mm, 40 inch circulars, in my ThankGodForBags Birdhouse Bag

Cozy Shlanket MKAL Paid for pattern on Ravelry, by Mina Phillips, needles are US 8, 5 mm, 40 inch circulars Chiaogoo lace, yarn is Cascade 220 in 3 colors that are # in an STL Tote bag

Nice & Knit Beanie, free pattern from nice&knit.com, needles are addi turbos, US 8, 5mm, 16 in circulars, yarn is big twist in the classic rainbow, Fun brights color way.

Spinning same as last week

Pinterest A New Years Resolution

Stumble Upon  How To Crochet

My Etsy Store

A Podcast About Yarn and Fiber Crafts with some Beading and Health Pearls