Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Episode #11 Show Notes

Fawkes pattern is available at Socktopia. Gigi's at it again!

Jigsaw socks knitalong is starting up! Just email me and I'll invite you to the blog.

My shop updated with the Rocky Horror Picture Show series.

Hill Country Yarns is starting a sock club!

Hogwarts Sock Swap 2
will be opening enrollment on July 14

Belated thank-you to Dyeabolical who sent me an already on the needles skein of DK in Themyscira!

Main Street Yarn and Fibers
are doing a fund raising effort for Annie Modesitt's family called Six weeks of socks/

Hand dyed yarn swap

The Painted Sheep is an indie yarn dyer with a brand-new shop who sent me a lovely skein of Tinsel Toes in Mountain View. And I just love the smell of that Sheep Soap!

My newest yarns are: Elann Esprit, Schaeffer Anne and Bamboozle.

Two listener requests: what manly chevron stitch patterns have you encountered, and have you ever found a non-wool self-striping yarn? Please let us know!