Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Brownie Knits Episode 11: Block 3 of the #bkblanketalong
Welcome to episode 11 of the Brownie Knits podcast! If you are a returning viewer, thanks for coming back. If you are new to the podcast, welcome and thanks for watching! In this episode of the video podcast I release Block 3 of the Brownie Knits 2015 Block Blanket-Along, show you some finished projects and some works in progress, and we talk about the upcoming giveaway. We also have a new along in our Ravelry group: the Scrapghan KAL/CAL!!! In addition all of these things, I also talk a little about blocking and seaming. AND AND AND!!!! I have video at the end from the IU basketball game. I hope you enjoy the little clip as much as I do being there.
Block 3 of the Brownie Knits 2015 Block Blanket-Along
A little blocking and seaming chat
3 Color Cashmere Cowl by Joji Locatelli out of Fibre Company Canopy Fingering (Obsidian, Purple Passion, Crocus)
Vanilla socks with a Fish Lips Kiss Heel in Dancing Dog Dyeworks (Gingerbread Houses)
Works in Progress:
Rockefeller by Stephen West (out of Baah! La Jolla)
Socks out of Turtlepurl yarn Striped Turtle Toes in Nano colorway
Granny Square Scrapghan out of leftover sock yarns and Spud & Chloe Fine
Ideas for seaming:
Check out Shelly Kang's Sock Yarn pattern for mitered squares on the Heathen Housewife blog for some suggestions for how to seam squares together.
Check out The Corner of Craft on YouTube for her video DIY Join-as-You-Go: Joining Crochet Granny Squares as You Go
On the Brownie Knits Ravelry group:
Join in the Scrapghan KAL/CAL if you are making any sort of concept afghan and want to share, encourage, and have some fun!
Register for the March 18, 2015 podcast giveaway in the Final Four Thread.
The Mini Skein Swap thread is open until March 11, 2015!