Cultivate & Create: Episode 22

WIPs

Something I want: Hot Chocolate 15K in St. Louis (Dec. 11, not the 18)

Something I need: New Knitflix shows!!!

Something to wear

Something to read: Bright Smoke, Cold Fire by Rosamund Hodge

The Girl Who Crafted giveaway winner!!

  • Discount code: Cultivate2016
  • Lily Blue colorway on your choice of base
  • Visit Sari’s shop
  • What other fandoms and characters would you like to see?
  • Must be a member of the group

Creepy, Crawly Critter KAL!! with Susie of Prairie Girls Knit & Spin

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Cultivate & Create: Episode 21

Shoonanigans!

Finished Object!!

  • Kisses by the Sea by Joji Locatelli in Hedgehog Fibres Sock in the Tea Cup, Rusted Nail, and Raven colorways. Such a fast knit!!

WIPs

Something I want: A Whimsical Wood Yarn Co.

Something I need

  • Slow down!!
  • Good knitting friends and test knitters for critique

Something to wear: Filament by Anne Podlesak and Kathleen Dames

Something to read:

The Girl Who Crafted giveaway!!

  • Discount code: Cultivate2016
  • Lily Blue colorway on your choice of base
  • Visit Sari’s shop
  • What other fandoms and characters would you like to see?
  • Must be a member of the group

Creepy, Crawly Critter KAL!! with Susie of Prairie Girls Knit & Spin

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Cultivate & Create: Episode 20

FO!!

  • Kick Up Your Heels by me is out to testers!

Kick Up Your Heels is ready for testing. This scowl was knit using one skein of @sunvalleyfibers DK, around 210 yards, and it knit up in just a few days. If you're interested in testing, check out the link in my profile. #cultivateandcreate #instaknit #kn

What I’m knitting

Something I want: Kudos to Rowan Morrison Books Today has been a it chaotic, but this, right here, is peace. I've rocked the to-do list, pulled out alittle knitting, and I'm plotting where to plant my milkweed to attract monarchs again this year. #cultivateandcreate #knitstagram #knitting #knittersofin

Something I need: Plant my milkweed from Live Monarch Foundation

Something to wear: Hats!!

Something to read:

Giveaway from The Girl Who Crafted & Discount Code!! 

Blue Lily Open

  • Discount code: Cultivate2016
  • Lily Blue colorway on your choice of base
  • Visit Sari’s shop
  • What other fandoms and characters would you like to see?
  • Must be a member of the group

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Cultivate & Create: Episode 19

Check out the Wild Wild West Mini Cowl by @yumiyarns!! Perfect for the #scowlkal2016, and she's given us a coupon code. Check out the Ravelry group or the latest episode! @yumiyarns with @repostapp ??? I'm completely in love with this yarn from @thedyeingApologies!!! to Shaina Scott (Yumi Yarns)! We're not heathens. Not at all. #graysongram #beefitswhatsfordinnerShoonanigans!

Something I want: a Yarnit

Something I need: back to the Bullet Journal

  • time-sensitive appointments in Google calendar
  • monthly goals/plans/to-dos in bujo
  • need the tangible checklist
  • brain dump!!

Something to wear: sweater-weather is coming!

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Finishing Patricia’s Song by Kelene Kinnersley in The Lemonade Shop Simple Sock in the Truly Outrageous colorway.

Something to read: picture book edition

#knittingismyhappyplace

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Cultivate & Create: Episode 18

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Thank you so much, Courtney, Floofy Moose!! (Florence Cathedral Cowl)

Finished Knitting!

 

Currently Knitting

Something I want: Weight Watchers snack ideas

Something I need: Rose City Rollers

Something to wear: family pajama pants!

Something to read

Winners, Winners, Chicken Dinners!! Contact me!!

#knittingismyhappyplace

  • Instagram contest
  • a photo of you going to your happy place with your knitting
  • will draw from Instagram once a week

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Cultivate & Create: Episode 17

Thank you for joining me!!

Upcoming Shoonanigans

Currently Knitting (or tinking)

I'm scowling away this morning. Never fear, it's the best kind of scowling. Anyone else having #knittingforbreakfast? #scowlkal2016 #coffeewithasideofknitting

Something I want: make an effort to spin more

Something I need: Eat crow, or A Tale of Two Swatches Neighborhood Fiber Company Studio Sock: 6 sts/in on #4 (3.5 mm)

  • 100% superwash merino
  • 400 yards/114 g

The Lemonade Shop Simple Sock: #2 (3.0 mm Addi Sock Rockets)

  • 80/20% superwash merino/nylon
  • 400 yards/100 g

 A little bit of swatching, a little casting on, and a lot of Sunday morning coffee. This gauge ruler from @annbuddknits might be my new favorite knitting notion.

Something to wear:

Something to read:

Scowl KAL #scowlKAL2016 Keep scowling away!!

Prizes:

#knittingismyhappyplace

  • Instagram contest
  • a photo of you going to your happy place with your knitting
  • will draw from Instagram once a week
  • first drawing Monday, July 25 — Kitchen Counter Crafter notions pouch

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Cultivate & Create: Episode 16

Thank you for joining me!

Shoonanigans!!

Yarnify!

FOs!!

Currently Knitting

Seeds to Flowers Cowl by Kristina Vilimaite in Another Crafty Girl Oh! Shiny Sock in It’s the American Way for the #scowlKAL2016.

Seeeekrit test knit for Lucia

Something I want: More shelving and organization for my yarn cave!!

Something I need: a good place to block

Something to wear: Line Break by Veera Valimaki knit by my momma in The Copper Corgi Savannah Sock in Grilled Eggplant and Oh! Loops Ascot in Vintage Lace

Something to read:

All the Missing Girls by Megan Miranda

The Rogue Not Taken by Sarah Maclean

Magic Bitter, Magic Sweet by Charlie N. Holmberg

#scowlKAL2016Keep scowling away!! Let’s discuss in the Ravelry group

Wild Wild West Mini Cowl coupon code: scowlkal2016 — Good Golly Gorgeous!!!!

One Twisted Tree winner!!

Cultivate & Create: Episode 15

Thank you for joining me!

Shoonanigans!!

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FO!!! Bugle the Baby Elephant by Susan Claudino in Dancing Dog Dyeworks Waltz Worsted in the Elephant Festival colorway. Untitled

Currently Knitting

Something I want: All my knitting friends to be RIGHT HERE!!

Something I need: My baby to stop growing up!!

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Something to wear: Amaro by Thea Coleman

Something to read:

 

I just left the world of monster-slaying bartenders, and I don't know where to go next. #whatdoireadnext #readerproblems

Scowl KAL EXTENSION!! Let’s keep going until July 31…but I did a drawing of the FOs so far just for fun.

Choice Bit of Calico giveaway thread

We ?? #onetwistedtree.

Cultivate & Create: Episode 14

Thank you for joining me!

Currently Knitting

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  Something I want: Why do you create?

  • Where do you find inspiration when you’re feeling stifled?
  • How do you nurture it?
  • What are your favorite IG accounts?

 

 Something I need: a good bulky yarn for a work cardigan

Something to wear: I’m obsessed with LuLaRoe!!! Untitled

Something to read (or listen): The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer read by Rebecca Soler

Daizie Knits Yarn giveaway!!!

#ScowlKAL:

Adventures in knitting, reading, and keeping a tiny dictator in line.