Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Brownie Knits Episode 56: Addicted to So Faded





Welcome to episode 56 of the Brownie Knits video podcast! Giveaways are awarded and new giveaways are announced AND I discuss my obsession with knitting a So Faded sweater. Join me for a sit and knit and stay tuned to the clip at the end with Kiki being extra cute. Also, remember to upload to the Brownie Knits board threads for #allthesocks2017 and #knit and read2017!



Chunky Scarves out of Knit Picks Biggo



Mitts out of Berroco Vintage Mushroom and Ruby



So Faded by Drea Renee Knits out of Dream in Color Smooshy Puffer Fish, Makers Haven She Will Move Mountains, Life in the Longgrass Tide Pool, and Emma-Louisa Yarns in Plum Pudding



Books:

Kill Them All by Patrick Kanouse

Dry by Jane Harper

Horns by Joe Hill

The Stand by Stephen King



Mentions:

shananny

mysterysewer

emma_louisa_yarns

gferri

jackyknitstuff

Sweet Pine Hills on Etsy



Brownie Knits designs shown: Anne's Necklace and Daisy Wreath; both are available in Ravelry, Craftsy, Etsy, and at BrownieKnits.com.



Follow along with my adventures on Ravelry, Facebook, and Instagram where I am BrownieKnits. Happy knitting and crocheting!

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Brownie Knits Episode 55: I'm Back!!!





SHOW NOTES

Welcome BACK to the Brownie Knits podcast! After a long break, I am back to crafting and podcasting. Grab a project and join me for a chat. (I offer a brief health update. If you want to skip to the good crafty stuff, skip to minute 10.)



Watercolor Art:

Tombow Dual Brush Pen

Peerless Watercolors

Zig Clean Color Real Brushes

Tailored Expressions cards

Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Watercolor Cardstock



Cross Stitching:

Snow Fence by Raise the Roof Designs / Buttons by Just Another Button Company

Lizzie Kate Snippets: Summer Sampler / Autumn Sampler

Lizzie Kate Seasons Cross Stitch Leaflet



Knitting:

A Knitter's Life Vintage Christmas

Felt Fusion Hair Up

Bombylius Socks by Hurja-Hanna in Raverly out of Knit Picks Felici Sunset

Socks for Traveling Through Space and Time by Kate Atherley out of Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock

So Faded by Andrea Mowry out of Dream in Color Smooshy Puffer Fish and Hedgehog Fibres



Crocheting:

Large granny square afghan with Knit Picks Hawthorne Turkish Delight



Books:

Murther and Walking Spirits by Robertson Davies

Kill Them All by Patrick Kanouse

The Shattered Bull by Patrick Kanouse



TV / Book:

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty



Thanks for watching! You can find me on Ravelry, Instagram, Facebook, and Craftsy as BrownieKnits.

Friday, February 24, 2017

Brownie Knits Episode 54: Crafting My Way Through Cancer





Welcome to episode 54 of the Brownie Knits video podcast! In this episode I catch you up on my journey through life and talk about all the socks, knits, and sewing that has been going on around my house.



Meet Zoey the Zebra! Crocheted out of Knit Picks Dishie Solids and using the pattern Rainbow Zebra Amigurumi by Carolina Guzman.



AlltheSocks2017:

Advent Knee socks

Lollipop Yarn in Brown-Eyed Girl and Chocolate

Rack Em Stack Em Socks by Sarah Shoo

Destination Yarns in 3 Goat Welcome

Quaere sock yarn in the color Lorelai

Socks for Travelling Through Time and Space by Kate Atherley out of Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock

Manos Alegria in color Macachines

Nomadic Yarns Brit Sock in color Making Memories



KnitandRead2017:

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

Find Your Fade by Andrea Mowry out of Fiberstory Fave Sock Gradient, Just Our Way Myne, The Wool Barn Tweed Sock, and Yarn Love in Juliet

In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware

Briochevron by West Knits out of Hedgehog Fibres DK and Cascade Effects DK



Sewing:

Riley Blake fabrics

Candy Bloom quilt (free pattern online)



Mentions:

yarnyenta247 (on Instagram)

Aknitterslife

littlecp

hurja-hanna

francesgiff on Instragram / Woolly Bags Etsy shop

graceknit

livasol



Thank you so much for watching the podcast! Follow along in the Brownie Knits group in Ravelry and join in the Instagram fun where I am BrownieKnits.



Disclaimer: I am a little out of my norm right now to say the least. So, I apologize for repeatedly saying the name of The Woman in Cabin 10 wrong. Ugh. Double Ugh.



Happy knitting and crocheting!

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Brownie Knits Episode 53: The Knitter's Advent Wreath

Welcome to episode 53 of the Brownie Knits knitting video podcast! There is a little bit of crafting for all in this episode and I answer all the questions I've received about the Knitter's Advent Wreath.


Mentions:
The Bee Company Snowman Kit

Simply Gilmore socks by Debra Garner out of Inner Yarn Zen in The Old Muddy River Bridge Knitathon

Knitter's Advent socks and wreath
ShabbyArtBoutique for poinsettia flower pattern
TheSexyKnitter tin on Etsy

Briochevron Blanket by Stephen West of WestKnits out of Hedgehog Fibres DK and Cascade Effects DK

Brimming by Lori Puthoff
Broken Seed Stitch Socks by Levaniemi

The Shattered Bull by Patrick Kanouse

TuftWoolens.com for soap!!!

hurja-hanna Hanna from Sheep's Alley podcast
Isasif
eloja22
SLawyer03
lmecoll
mysterysewer

To join the sticker swap, register for giveaways, participate in the new KnitandRead2017 knit-along and the allthesocks2017 knit-along, and join in the conversation, join the BrownieKnits group in Ravelry.

You can find me online as BrownieKnits in Ravelry, Craftsy, Pinterest, and Instagram. There is also a Brownie Knits page on Facebook. Happy knitting, crocheting, and crafting!!!

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Brownie Knits Episode 52: Whipping Up a Couple Pairs of Socks





Welcome to episode 52 of the Brownie Knits knitting video podcast! In this episode we chat about some recently whipped up socks and a new crochet project.



Mentions:

Brownie's Sock Recipe by Brownie Knits out of Madelinetosh Tosh Sock in Sand Dune and Cascade Heritage Sock in black



Muststash Yarn Perfect Sock Self Striping Mind the Jedi Obi Wan



Babette Blanket by Kathy Merrick



Rack Em Stack Em by Sarah Shoo



April Showers by Diana Clinch



tokyocitygirl

iKnit1Purl2



Follow along and join for giveaways in the Brownie Knits group in Ravelry. You can also join the adventure by following BrownieKnits on Instagram and Facebook.

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Brownie Knits Episode 51: NET, Knitting, and Advent Plans



SHOW NOTES
Welcome to episode 51 of the Brownie Knits knitting video podcast! Grab some knitting and join me for a chat!

Mentions:
NET - check out carcinoid.org or netcancerday.org to learn more about this disease.

Rock and String Creations Appalachian Autumn socks
Muststash Yarns Perfect Sock Self Striping Mind the Jedi Obi Wan socks
Emma-Louisa yarns on Etsy

Giveaways:
The Shattered Bull by Patrick Kanouse and Briar Rose Fourth of July yarn
Yarnenabler yarns on Etsy

The Shattered Bull is available in print from Amazon and Barnes and Noble. The ebook is available from Amazon, Barnes and Noble, iTunes, and Kobo.

Join the conversation in the BrownieKnits group in Ravelry, where you can also enter the giveaways. BrownieKnits can also be found on Instagram, Facebook, Ravelry, Craftsy, and Etsy.

Happy knitting and crocheting!

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Brownie Knits Episode 50: Accidental Sock Puppets and a Headless Horseman





Welcome to episode 50 of the Brownie Knits knitting video podcast. This one is full of autumn traditions and cozy knits...there is even an unintentional puppet show and an appearance by the headless horseman!



Mentions:



Poison Apple socks: Turtlepurl Striped Turtle Toes in Poison Apple with Square Toes, Two Ways (rounded version) by Janel Rockwell and Toe Up Socks with a Difference by Wendy D. Johnson for the heel, Jeny's Surprisingly Stretchy bind off from the book Cast On, Bind Off.



Rock and String Creation socks: Rock and String Creations in Appalachian Autumn with Square Toes, Two Ways by Janel Rockwell (blunt version), Fish Lips Kiss Heel by Sox Therapist, Jeny's Surprisingly Stretchy Bind Off.



Lora Edith Hat by Brownie Knits



Fox Crossing by Owl Cat Designs out of Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sport in La Regina, Chocolate, Natural, and Cummerbund



The Dude by Andrea Rangel Knits out of Cascade Eco wool



Gilmore Girls kit by Addicted to Sock Knitting, Inner Yarn Zen, and Debra Garner.



Woodsy Kitchen Set by Teresa Gregorio (free pattern)



Under 200 by Knit Picks

Astral Shawl by Tian Connaughton

Structured Slippers by Mone Drager

Autumn Arbor Hat by Faye Kennington

Snowy Bunny by Emily Kintigh



Emslittlenest



Thanks so much for watching the podcast! You can also find me in Ravelry, Craftsy, Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, and Etsy as BrownieKnits.