Saturday, October 29, 2011

Episode 36: Halloween is Here!

Here's Episode 36:

---------Show Notes---------
Finished Objects:
Wedding Terpsichore in Highland Handmades Sugar Maple Sock (Mrs. Warriner Colorway)

On the Needles:
I Heart Mom Shawl in Wollmeise 100% merino (We're Different Colorway)
Christion's Grandma's Socks in KnitPicks Felici Sock Self Stripe (Tyrian Purple Colorway)

Stash Enhancement:
Madeline Tosh Tosh Vintage in the Jade Colorway
Misti Alpaca Chunky (Black and White Twist, no colorway name)
Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Roving in the Aurora Heather Colorway

I got someone else's yarn from TLE. I'm not happy about this.

Nursing School:
Wonderful comments from my instructors, rocked my simulation, and sprayed my instructor in the face with saline during my Validation. Oops.

In Other News:
Yes, I'm dressed up like Vampire Ke$ha. Don't judge me. We've been watching bunches of bad horror movies :-D
You should post your Halloween photos on the Ravelry Board

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Episode 35: So Much Work To Do!

Here's Episode 35:

---------Show Notes-------------
Finished Objects:
Hailey's Hat in Vanna's Choice (Black Colorway)

On the Needles:
Christion's Grandmother's Socks #1 in KnitPicks Felici Self-Striping (Tyrian Purple Colorway)
Terpsichore Shawl in Highland Handmades Sugar Maple Sock (Mrs. Warriner Colorway)

Stash Enhancement:
All of my goodies from the PPC, including my lovely WM.
Sock yarn for Christion's Grandmothers' Socks

Nursing School:
I have SO MUCH WORK! Many tests, projects, quizzes, and validations. Needless to say, I may not be getting much knitting time in the near future.

In Other News:
The weather is finally getting cooler and I love it!

Monday, October 17, 2011

Episode 34: Back From Vacation

Here's Episode 34:

----------Show Notes---------
Finished Objects:
Happy Socks in Studio June SuperCash Sock (Sunshine and Rainbows Colorway)
Painted Desert Scarves in Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky (Havasu Colorway)
Carey's Hat in Impeccable Loops and Threads Worsted (Fresh Lilac Colorway)
Bella's Mittens in Patons Classic Wool (Mercury Colorway)

On the Needles:
Terpsichore Shawl in Highland Handmades Sugar Maple Sock Yarn (Mrs. Warriner Colorway)
Hailey's Hat in Vanna's Choice (Black Colorway)

Colonial Wool (2 oz) in unknown burgundy color, worsted weight
KnitPicks Bare (100g), fingering weight

Stash Enhancement:
Roving from Serenity Stitches in the Chocolate Covered Cherries Colorway
Ceridwen Sock from Wooly Wonka Fibers in the Ganymede Colorway
Turquoise Merino Braid from Strandavarious

Nursing School:
Tests, validations, and more tests. Hopefully after next Friday, I get a bit of a break.

In Other News:
USPS has my PPC and KnitPicks packages held hostage. I want them.

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Episode 33: Lots of Work

Here's Episode 33:

-----------Show Notes---------------
On the Needles:
Kayla's Hat in Vanna's Choice (Sapphire Colorway)
12 Days of Christmas Tree Skirt

Finished Objects:
Jordan's Hat in Patons Classic Wool (Jade Heather Colorway)

Coming Soon:
Bella's Mittens
Carey's Hat
Brittony's Stethoscope Cozy
Jeweled Cowl
Christion's Mittens

Stash Enhancement:
Malabrigo Lace in Saphire Green
ShiBui Knits Sock in Anime

Nursing School:
LOADS of work and a rather unusual patient make for interesting stories.

Stuff I forgot:
Thank you SO much to everyone who voted in the PPC; I won Super Knitter! Congrats to Diane for winning the Grand Prize!

Saturday, October 1, 2011

Episode 32: Good Week

Here's Episode 32:

-------Show Notes------------
On the Needles:
Happy Socks in Studio June Supercash Sock (Rainbows and Sunshine Colorway)
Jordan's Hat in Paton's Classic Wool (Jade Heather Colorway)

Finished Objects:
Courtney's Meret in Lion Brand Amazing (Joshua Tree Colorway)

On the Spindle:
Knit Picks Bare Wool of the Andies Roving (fingering weight)

Plurk Podcaster Challenge:
GO VOTE!!!!!

Stash Enhancement:
Terpsichore Shawl from DomestiKated Darling
Burgundy Fiber from DomestiKated Darling
Self-dyed Cotton Candy Wool

Future Projects:
Kayla's Hat in Vanna's Choice (Sapphire Colorway)
Terpsichore Shawl in my wedding yarn from Highland Handmades (Mrs. Warriner Colorway) to KAL with Wolfe Farms
Spinning my self-dyed fiber and fiber from Katie

In Other News:
I passed my first Foundations exam and my Medication Administration Validation with flying colors! Wahoo! I also (finally!) got our marriage license, so I am now officially Mrs. Warriner everywhere that matters (SSA, DMV, etc.). Also, free couch and winning stuff. :-)