Today’s segments include: drafting, fully drafted, summer reading, five favorite things, and noteworthy. Pull out your knitting and let’s knit together!
Fish lips kiss heel socks by Sox Therapist in Desert Vista Dyeworks Viso 75% merino/25% nylon colorway NYC New Year’s on size 1/2.25mm 32″ Hiya Hiya sharp circular.
Nanaimo socks by Cookie A in Marigoldjen 75% BFL, 25% nylon colorway Earl Grey on size 1/2.25mm 32″ Hiya Hiya sharp circular.
Spinning Into the Whirled Corriedale colorway Flounce on my Ashford Traveller spinning wheel. I’m spinning from the fold for the first time.
Spinning Into the Whirled Polwarth/Silk colorway Moriarty on my Ashford Traveller spinning wheel. Plied two ways: 144 yards of 2-ply and 108 yards of Navajo-ply.
Spinning Three Waters Farm BFL colorway Honky Tonk on my Ashford Traveller spinning wheel. Worsted weight, 9-10 wpi, 197 yards of 2-ply. For the Knitgirllls SAL/KAL. Now I have to pick a pattern–I’m thinking of knitting a hat.
Summer reading: Read along for Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain
Here are discussion questions for this week: What are your thoughts about/experience with the extrovert ideal? What do you value in leadership?
Five Favorite Things:
I bought more things!
1. Two Sisters yarn company Big Sky Base colorway Outlander
2. Into the Whirled English Shetland colorway Andraste
3. Between on Netflix
4. Ascension Syfy Mini-series
5. Konito party game
Noteworthy: SSK is in July. My friend Genna, GennawithaGee on ravelry, is going to SSK with me! This means I’m driving, so I can take my spinning wheel along. Thus, I decided to take the woolen drafting class also.