Sunday, November 3, 2013

Episode 37- Rhinebeck Round 2

Thanks for tuning in to Episode 37

This Week’s Segments Included:
Off the Needles
On the Needles
In my Travels
Life in Focus
A Contest


Off the Needles

Socks for Dan
Cascade 220 superwash on US 3 (3.25 mm) needles

Grayhaven hat by Robin Ulrich

A second Grayhaven hat

On the Needles

Paton’s Kroy socks

And another pair of Paton’s Kroy socks. I call these my Green Monster socks! but the colorway is actually Mean Green Stripes from Paton’s Kroy.

Chevron Baby Blanket by Purl Soho
US 10.5 needles and Cascade 128 superwash- bulky yarn

Color plan 

The yarn 

In my Travels

Rhinebeck chatter & links to as many of things as I can find and/or remember!
Friday we had lunch at a cute place called Two Steps in Danbury CT

We had dinner in New Paltz (across the river) at the The Gilded Otter


We scored our baskets that we missed out on last year!

1p Podcaster Meet-up was so much fun!

Emily texted me to meet up for drinks! Such a relaxing fun part of the day

Mom and I spoke with Linda from Stephen Willette about using a lucet for rugmaking.

I spoke with Tabitha from Long Island Livestock Company where Mom bought some wool (for me to knit some Christmas presents for her to give out!)

We saw animals!

Dinner at the Coyote Grill
Mom had the Sox game on in her purse!!

Mom and I recorded after lunch and then my friends Ryan, Julie and Nicki joined us for a chat.

Ryan purchased a kit for the Tri-Color Beaded Infinity Scarf from The Well Done Experience.

Artisan Yarns Subtle Shades Collection

We all bought Lo-lo Bars from Bar Maids

Julie bought a bunch at Miss Babs 

Nicki bought some yarn and a pattern collection called London Underground

Chevron Scarf I liked-- Blue Bell Hill Scarf (free Ravelry Download)

Other stuff I bought:

Juniper Moon Farms (3 skeins)

Needle case

Life in Focus

Festival Photography Challenge

5 Categories- at least 1 pic of each
  1. Festival Food
  2. Festival Faces
  3. Festival Atmosphere
  4. Wild Life (if no animals present- take more photos of anything else that’s “wild” or the people at the fair)
  5. Festival Close-up

You can take photos at any fall festival, fiber festival, photography festival, arts fair that you attend

Entry thread is open. Some great entries already!
Entries must be submitted by Monday November 18th
To be entered to win you must:
  • Tell us the name of the event you attended (link to it, if possible)
  • Submit your 5 photos (or more) and tell us which category they fit

Thank you to our prize sponsors

Beginner Photography Class from the Improve Photography Website
Mandee Franee Designs Lens Pet- check out how cute this is! The winner will get to pick their size to fit their camera
Long Island Livestock Company (you too can try their lotion!)
Stephen Willette who donated a Lucet and instructions on how to use this clever tool

We had 46 entries in the Sweater KAL! Tune in to see if you're a winner.

Taught at the Stitch House in Dorchester last Sunday! GREAT class! It was great meeting all of you.

A Contest

Tune in to see if you won the Cascadia eBook from Cooperative Press.

1 comment:

  1. I wanted to let you know your lovely Mom stopped me at Rhinbeck and gave me your card and badge. She is so sweet. I am know listening to your podcast :) Clare from Michigan claredublin on ravelry!