Saturday, January 19, 2019

Episode 93 First Declutter


This week, I've done a little knitting, a bit of sewing and a lot of decluttering.  I also announce a pattern giveaway from BostonJen of Down Cellar Studio.  I'm also continuing to ask for your thoughts on having a hand made life.  
Listen here. 










 

FO's

None this week.
 
WiP's  
 


Advent Wrap by  B Devan Steiner




Concerning Hobbits by Corrine Walcher 
Yarn is Perfection from Kraemer Yarns, colorway is Peep


These projects didn't get any love this week:   
 

All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal) 

 

The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn


Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart 

Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway



 

Pattern Rabbit Hole   
 
Go With the Flo by BostonJen 

Drizzle on the Window by Susan Rainey

Knitcation by Jenny F

Lee Wrap by Kate Oates
 

Other fluff for your rabbit hole:

louleigh --link to Leigh's website

A Slob Comes Clean -- decluttering help


100 Acts of Sewing


Bags from Bede Sisters


Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn 
 
 

Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me:

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram  Facebook

Email me at  bedesisters@gmail.com

Friday, January 11, 2019

Episode 92 A Hand Made Life

This week, I have a finished cowl and two other projects that are coming along nicely.  I've also been asking what "hand made life" means.    
 
Listen here. 



 
FO's
Pure Imagination Cowl by Karen Wasson
 
WiP's  
 
Advent Wrap by  B Devan Steiner


Concerning Hobbits by Corrine Walcher 
Yarn is Perfection from Kraemer Yarns, colorway is Peep

These projects didn't get any love this week:   
 
All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal) 
 
The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart 
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole   
 
LouLeigh's pattern page on Ravelry
 
 

Other fluff for your rabbit hole:

louleigh --link to Leigh's website

Oidhreacht- the Etsy shop of my friend, Olivia


Bags from Bede Sister


Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn 
 
 
Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me:

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Email me at  bedesisters@gmail.com

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Episode 91 Happy Vlogmas!

This week I finished a pair of socks that will be a Christmas gift.  I'm also working on two advent projects and have even made YouTube Vlogmas videos. 
  
Listen here.






 
FO's
 
Plain Vanilla Socks 
Yarn-BlueberryChick Yarn in OOAK, sport weight
 
WiP's  
 
Pure Imagination Cowl by Karen Wasson
 
Advent Wrap by  B Devan Steiner

These projects didn't get any love this week:   
 
All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal) 
 
The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart 
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
 
Queen Mab Cowl by Kelly Mclure

Morning Coffee by Tanya Marie Willis Anderson
 
Elsa's Socks by Valya Boutenko
 
Concerning Hobbits by Corrine Walcher 
 

Other fluff for your rabbit hole:

Cabin Pressure from BBC Radio

Oidhreacht- the Etsy shop of my friend, Olivia


Vlogmas--
Hawthorn Cottage Craft


Geeky Girls Knit

MDQuilter Knits


Bede Sisters on YouTube

Bags from Bede Sister

Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn 
 
 
Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me:

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Email me at  bedesisters@gmail.com

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Episode 90 Christmas Falls

This week I have two finished projects, the Perfect Retreat Shawl by Susan B. Anderson and Spindrift by Helen Stewart.  I have a few more suggestions for mini skein advent sets and I did not use my feet to get down the stairs.  
Listen here.





 
FO's
Perfect Retreat Shawl by Susan B. Anderson

Spindrift by Helen Stewart (completely forgot about this new cast on)
Yarn is MadTosh Tosh Merino Light in the "Tart" colorway
 
 
WiP's  

Plain Vanilla Socks 
Yarn-BlueberryChick Yarn in OOAK, sport weight
 
Advent Wrap by  B Devan Steiner

These projects didn't get any love this week:   
 
All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal) 
 

The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart 
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
 
ADVENTurer Scarf and Wrap by Ambah O'Brien
 
ADVENTurous Wrap by Ambah O'Brien 
 
Colorful Geometry by Petra Machova Kourilova 
 
Northeasterly by Melissa Alexander-Loomis 
 

Other fluff for your rabbit hole:
 
Skipping Christmas by John Grisham







Cabin Pressure from BBC Radio



Vlogmas--
Hawthorn Cottage Craft


Geeky Girls Knit





MDQuilter Knits



 


Bags from Bede Sisters



Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn 
 
 


Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me:

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Email me at  bedesisters@gmail.com

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Episode 87 The Hens are Laying!

This week, I'm finally back and our hens are laying! I finished a pair of socks for Halloween and I made a mistake on my Perfect Retreat Shawl.

Hurricane Michael took the roof off our goat shed but no one was injured, even Moe the free range rooster.
 

Listen here.




 
FO's
 
Halloween 2018 Socks with BlueberryChick Yarn and tubes cranked by Daizie of DaizieKnits
 

WiP's  

Plain Vanilla Socks 
Yarn-Rock and String Creations sport in Caramel Apple Cider
 
Perfect Retreat Shawl by Susan B. Anderson

These projects didn't get any love this week:   
 
All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal) 
 
Spindrift by Helen Stewart (completely forgot about this new cast on)
Yarn is MadTosh Tosh Merino Light in the "Tart" colorway

The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart 
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
 
Diddy the Hedgehog by Sarah Lyons

Owls by Mirielgw

Fischli by Claudia Krischer

Other fluff for your rabbit hole:


Sock Tube cranking service by DaizieKnits
     --email Daizie for information

Bags from Bede Sisters


Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn 
 
 


Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me:

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Email me at  bedesisters@gmail.com

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Episode 85 Messing Up All the Hats

This week, I announce winners of the Grow Along and update you on the Pay It Forward Project.  I also managed to mess up on two, yes two, hats.  Listen here.



 
FO's

Barley Hat by TinCan Knits

Yarn from BlueberryChick Yarn, Columbia Worsted in "Strawberry Sorbet with Sprinkles"

 

WiP's  
 (Another) Barley Hat by TinCan Knits
Yarn from Malabrigo, Rios in "Indiecita"

Courage Hat by Sally Jane Cameron
Yarn from BlueberryChick Yarn in Kiawah Fingering, "Wheat Field" and "Screaming Peacock"
 

These projects didn't get any love this week:   
 
All the Love by Joji Locatelli
Yarn--Criative DK (40% Alpaca, 30% Cotton, 30% Modal) 
 
Spindrift by Helen Stewart (completely forgot about this new cast on)
Yarn is MadTosh Tosh Merino Light in the "Tart" colorway

The Doodler by Stephen West
Yarn--2 skeins from SheepyTime Knits, 1 from BlueberryChickYarn

Cloud Wrap by Helen Stewart 
Yarn--Daizie Knits Dewy Lace in the Smell the Roses colorway
 
Pattern Rabbit Hole
Chestnut Leaves by GeaiZee
 
Point/Counterpoint Vol. 4 by KinoKnits


Other fluff for your rabbit hole:

Stranger Things


Sky Guide app












Bags from Bede Sisters

Yarn from Blueberry Chick Yarn


Music is "Jenny's Theme", by Jason Shaw 

Where to Find Me:

BlueberryChick on Ravelry

BedeSisters on Instagram, Facebook and Periscope

Email me at  bedesisters@gmail.com