CKR:6 — Episode 6 of the Coffee, Knit, Repeat Podcast

Show Notes:

I’m Abby, you can find me as abneretta on Instagram and Ravelry

It’s been a while but I’m back! I missed you guys!

Finished Objects:

Short Vanilla Socks :: Lolodidit Everyday Sock in the Hippo for St Paddy’s Day colorway :: Heels/toes in the Lucky colorway

Short Vanilla Socks :: Lolodidit Everyday Sock in the Hippo for Easter colorway :: Heels/toes in the Beauty School Dropout colorway

Cosmic Wonder Shawl by Jenn Emerson :: Lolodidit Everyday Sock in the LA Lady and Elba Island colorways

(I learned to brioche with Nancy Merchant’s Craftsy Class.)

Mittens for the kids :: The World’s Simplest Mittens by Tin Can Knits :: Twist Fiber Studio Lexington Fingering in the Andromeda colorway :: Candy Skein Yummy Fingering in a beautiful green tonal

Roseneath by Sally Oakley :: Candy Skein Yummy Fingering in the Atomic Jellybean colorway

I mistakenly said the pom pom makers I used were made by Boye, they’re actually made by Clover.

WIPS:

Vanilla socks :: Quaere Fiber self striping in the Vintage Spring colorway, which I believe was the February 2017 yarn of the month

Bookshelf:

Friend me on Goodreads!

I’m reading this extended list of The Dark Tower Series by Stephen King.

Finished:

The Stand by Stephen King

Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher (Audible)

Talking as Fast as I Can by Lauren Graham (Audible)

Before I Go to Sleep by SJ Watson

After Anna by Alex Lake

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

1984 by George Orwell

Currently Reading:

The Eyes of the Dragon by Stephen King

My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem

American War by Omar El Akkad

Currently Watching:

The People vs. OJ Simpson

You are the Worst (FX)

Love (Netflix)

This is Us (NBC)

Shameless (Showtime)

The Path (Hulu)

The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu)

Comings and Goings:

My daughter is done with dance for the year, the recital was a success! She’s almost done with preschool and is excited for kindergarten next year. She is enjoying playing t-ball.

I’m thinking of looking into martial arts for the kids.

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CKR:5 — Episode 5 of the Coffee, Knit, Repeat Podcast

Show Notes:

I’m Abby, you can find me as abneretta on Instagram and Ravelry

Finished Objects:

Hats for kids out of DMC Top This yarn. (Picture to come soon!)

 

WIPS:

A Hap for Harriet by Kate Davies :: Kirbywirby Yarns 2 Ply Lace in the Campfire colorway.

Oly Cardigan by Christina Körber-Reith :: Kirbywirby Yarns Kaleidoscope in the Night Swim colorway.

Toe Up Vanilla Socks :: Knitwit Originals UK sock blank in the Sky Blue Pink colorway.

V-Stitch Blanket ::  Red Heart

Cow Earflap Hat. I’m not really using a pattern but I’m using the Molly Moo Cow pattern by Ruth McColm as a guide.

Spinning:

None.

Bookshelf:

Friend me on Goodreads!

Finished:

The Fall: Book Two of The Strain Trilogy by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by JK Rowling

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by JK Rowling

Yarn Harlot: The Secret Life of a Knitter by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai

Currently Reading:

 

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by JK Rowling

Currently Watching:

Gotham (FOX)

American Horror Story: Hotel

Wicked City (ABC)

Comings and Goings:

Into the Wool Fiber Retreat was awesome and I hope to attend next year!

My kids had birthdays.

We have a new shower upstairs.

…and a lot of other things that I can’t remember!

 

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CKR:4 — Episode 4 of the Coffee, Knit, Repeat Podcast

Show Notes:

I’m Abby, you can find me as abneretta on Instagram and Ravelry

Finished Objects:

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Fish Lips Kiss Heel by Sox Therapist::Nomadic Yarns Trusty Sock in When You Play the Game of Thrones colorway::Game of Thrones sock cube by Nomadic Yarns

WIPS: 

A Hap for Harriet by Kate Davies ::Kirbywirby Yarns 2 Ply Lace in the Campfire colorway::Suburban Stitcher Halloween bag

Spinning:

None.

Bookshelf:

Friend me on Goodreads!

Finished:

The Strain by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan

God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater by Kurt Vonnegut

The Martian by Andy Weir

Currently Reading:

Yarn Harlot: The Secret Life of a Knitter by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life by Jen Sincero

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott

No god but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam by Reza Aslan

I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai

Currently Watching:

The Strain (FX)

Rewatching Arrested Development on Netflix

Comings and Goings:

My niece is getting married this week and the kids are in the wedding.

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Thank you for listening to my fourth episode!

Happy knitting!

CKR:3 — Episode 3 of the Coffee, Knit, Repeat Podcast

Show Notes:

I’m Abby, you can find me as abneretta on Instagram and Ravelry

Finished Objects:

Make It Work hat by Allie Coffey out of acrylic I found in my stash::Bird Leg Bags Golden Girls bag

Moirai Fingerless Mitts by Jo-Anne Klim knit out of Candy Skein Yummy Fingering in the Mint Mojito colorway

WIPS: 

Fish Lips Kiss Heel by Sox Therapist::Nomadic Yarns Trusty Sock in When You Play the Game of Thrones colorway::Game of Thrones sock cube by Nomadic Yarns

A Hap for Harriet by Kate Davies ::Kirbywirby Yarns 2 Ply Lace in the Campfire colorway::Suburban Stitcher Halloween bag

Spinning:

Spinning singles on my TurtleMade mini 3D printed turkish::Diabolical Yarns Falkland combed top in the Catatonic colorway

Sewing:

Lined Drawstring Bag Tutorial

Bookshelf:

Finished:

Before I Go by Colleen Oakley

Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

Currently Reading:

Yarn Harlot: The Secret Life of a Knitter by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life by Jen Sincero

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott

No god but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam by Reza Aslan

God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater by Kurt Vonnegut

The Strain by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan

Currently Watching:
Finished Wayward Pines (FOX)

The Strain (FX)

I need to catch up on True Detective (HBO)

Comings and Goings:

Busy summer full of weddings and camping, but I’m looking forward to the fall! I enjoyed the VKN with other Into the Wool attendees last weekend and hope to join in on another one.  My friend I’ll be attending ITW with and I will be meeting up tomorrow to set our travel plans, I can’t believe we’re only a month out from the retreat!

Thank you for listening to my third episode!
Any and all advice, comments, concerns, and complaints are welcome.

Happy knitting!

CKR:2 – Episode 2 of the Coffee, Knit, Repeat Podcast

Show Notes:

I’m Abby, you can find me as abneretta on Instagram and Ravelry.

Finished Objects:

None. 🙁

WIPS: 

Vanilla Afterthought::Trailing Clouds BFL in Mind the Gap colorway

Fish Lips Kiss Heel by Sox Therapist::Nomadic Yarns Trusty Sock in When You Play the Game of Thrones colorway.

Vanilla Afterthought:: Must Stash Yarns Perfect Sock in Dark Side of the Moon colorway.

Make It Work hat by Allie Coffey out of acrylic I found in my stash.

Spinning:

Nada.

Currently Reading:

Yarn Harlot: The Secret Life of a Knitter by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

No god but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam by Reza Aslan

Dark Places by Gillian Flynn

Random horrible horror book that inspired the horror movie Come Back to Me.

Currently Watching:
Finished House of Cards on Netflix

Looking forward to Orange is the New Black (Netflix) and True Detective (HBO)

I forgot to mention Game of Thrones but I am of course enthralled in that as usual.

Comings and Goings:

My daughter stuck a piece of corn up her nose, I had my 10 year class reunion, and my daughter had her first dance recital.

Thank you for listening to my second episode!
Any and all advice, comments, concerns, and complaints are welcome.

Happy knitting!