90% Knitting – Episode 382 – Warm Fire, Weird Lighting

Hi friends! Thanks for watching! Below there are show notes with time stamps and links to project pages, patterns, and other things I’ve mentioned. Any link preceded by an asterisk means that it does go to Ravelry, so be aware of that if Rav is not an accessible place for you. All of my contact/website/social media info is listed at the end of the show notes!

There will be a shop update on Saturday, 1/29, at 10 a.m. eastern. Check out the Shop News segment of the episode and subscribe to the FDW newsletter for more details!


Intro – What I’m wearing: A tube cowl that I knit (no pattern) a few years ago using an Advent mini set from Sweet Sparrow Yarns. The tea I am drinking is Full Moon Chai from Plum Deluxe Teas.


4:40 – Finished Objects
My January Stash Challenge Projects using a skein of North Ronaldsay yarn that I bought from The Woolly Thistle a few years ago (it is no longer in stock there).
First pattern – Loden Slouchy, by Julia Trice. US4 & 6 needles.
* Pattern page: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/loden-slouchy
* Project page: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/fibernymph/loden-slouchy-2
Second pattern – Porteau, by Megan Nodecker/Pip & Pin
* Pattern Page: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/porteau
* Project Page: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/fibernymph/porteau

Mystery Gift Socks – Yarn: Patons Kroy FX, Clover Colors; US 1.5 needles. 2×2 rib pattern.
* Project page: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/fibernymph/mystery-gift-socks

13:55 – Works in Progress
Latu Hat – Pattern by Meiju KP; Yarn is Malabrigo Rios in the Matisse Blue colorway. US 4 and 6 needles. I am reknitting this after the original hat was a bit too large for my daughter.
* Pattern page: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/latu
* Project page: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/fibernymph/latu-2

16:30 – Spinning
I show my finished yarn spun from my FDW Winter Magical Day 25 braid, Winter’s Shadows colorway. I chain plied it.

20:33 – Weaving
I showed the fabric I wove experimenting with my Ashford Variable Dent Heddle on my Ashford 24″ Rigid Heddle Loom.

34:06 – Make Along Chatter
You’ll find information about the MIYO MAL in the following places:
* Ravelry group: https://www.ravelry.com/discuss/fibernymph-dye-works/4173630/1-25
FDW Blog: https://www.fibernymphdyeworks.com/blog/events/2022-make-it-your-own-miyo-mal/

36:40 – Pattern Chatter

43:19 – Shop News
The next shop update will be on Sat., 1/29, at 10 a.m. eastern. I’ll have restocks of some Valentine’s colorways for sure.
The update after that will be on Sat., 2/5, at 10 a.m. eastern.
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48:54 – 10% – What’s bringing me joy this week!
Watching the birds and squirrels at the feeders in the snow. • My thought that I shared: it’s better to do something instead of doing nothing…something to remember in that moments of overwhelm when there’s so much to do!


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