Monday, December 19, 2016

Episode 66 - Selfish







Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 66. This episode was recorded on Monday, 12/19/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Brianne is wearing Adama cowl


What We're Working On:

* Brianne is working on Mittens to Fit Ailish, Droid Socks


What We Finished:



Are You Kidding Me?!:

* Brianne lost a week of knitting time because of being sick!


Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne purchased from The Village Yarnery in Springfield, MO some Cascade Heritage Prints, Plymouth Yarn Happy Feet 100 Splash and two sets of wooden buttons


Contest:

* We Want More! Contest

We are eager to please and want to know what you'd like to see more of in the podcast. Give us your ideas for new segments, or to bring back old segments, or whatever you'd like to see!

Winner will be chosen by Random Number Generator on 1/31/17. Winner must be a member of the Ravelry group to win.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Episode 65 - Feeling Loved



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 65. This episode was recorded on Monday, 11/28/16.

Thank you to everyone who sent Mama Linda and me messages on Revelry and Instagram regarding the loss of Grandma. We feel very loved right now.


What We're Working On:



What We Finished:



Are You Kidding Me?!:

* Brianne can't count or focus. Had to rip back more on Gnarled Oak


Gilding the Lily:

* Brianne received a Qsnap for her birthday. She purchased a cover, bag and notions bag from ShopMAEDesigns on Etsy


Contest:

* Henry's Hat Winner- Win a signed copy of Henry's Hat by Eric & Joanna Johnson.

Winner is post 16 from sdicato, who is Sue! Contact me, BeingBrianne on Ravelry to claim your prize!

Rules: Prizes must be claimed within 30 days or they will be put back into the prize box.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Episode 64 - She Laughs



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 64. This episode was recorded on Monday, 10/24/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Brianne is wearing Nae


What We're Working On:

* Brianne is working on Sockhead Hat 9, Always Socks


What We Finished:



Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne bought Berrocco Plush to make a baby blanket and received the swap less swap minis


Pattern Highlight:

* Autumn Dreamer Hat by Kalurah Hudson


Contest:

* Henry's Hat Winner- Win a signed copy of Henry's Hat by Eric & Joanna Johnson.

Winner is post 16 from sdicato, who is Sue! Contact me, BeingBrianne on Ravelry to claim your prize!

Rules: Prizes must be claimed within 30 days or they will be put back into the prize box.

* Last episode's RAK winner Fibergl needs to contact me to claim her prize as well


Bless your Heart:

Psalm 59:16

But as for me, I will sing about your power. Each morning I will sing with joy about your unfailing love. For you have been my refuge, a place of safety when I am in distress. 

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Episode 63 - 80's References





Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 63. This episode was recorded on Monday, 10/10/16.


What We're Working On:

* Brianne is working on Sockhead Hat #9, Always Socks, Upstairs Downstairs Cowl, Evan's Handspun Mittens. Wound yarn for mittens for Ailish.


What We Finished:

* Brianne finished spinning 500+ yards of 2-ply yarn for socks from Walnut Farm Designs on Etsy


Are You Kidding Me?!:

* Brianne had issues with her Gnarled Oak Cardigan


Pattern Highlight:

* KitKat Hat by Andre Sue


Contest:

* Henry's Hat - Win a signed copy of Henry's Hat by Eric & Joanna Johnson. To win, go to the Henry's Hat thread on the Knitworthy Podcast Ravelry group and tell us to whom you would read this book. 

Rules: Must be a member of the group to win. One entry per person. Winner will be chosen by random number generator. Contest ends 10/16/2016. Prizes must be claimed within 30 days or they will be put back into the prize box.

* RAK Giveaway - Winner was chosen by Random Number Generator from the Show Us What You're Making thread on Ravelry. Fibergl wins a $5 credit to Tabitha's Heart Ravelry store. Rowena, contact Brianne on Ravelry to claim your prize! 

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Episode 62 - Barefoot and Knittin'



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 62. This episode was recorded on Monday, 9/19/2016.

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing knitting socks


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on spinning some beautiful merino, as well as putting a couple of squares on her scrappy sock blanket and socks.

* Brianne is working on Always Socks, Upstairs Downstairs Cowl, Gardener's Alphabet Cross stitch


What We Finished:

* Linda finished some art journal entries

* Brianne finished Hermione's Everyday Handspun Socks, Always Hat, Sugar Maple Hat, Rabbit Cross stitch


Gilding The Lily:

* Linda purchased a clear purse organizer to help organize her art supplies in her bag

* Brianne scored at Michaels on Saturday! 50-70% off frames so she bought two for her finished and current cross stitch projects!


Contest:

* Henry's Hat - Win a signed copy of Henry's Hat by Eric & Joanna Johnson. To win, go to the Henry's Hat thread on the Knitworthy Podcast Ravelry group and tell us to whom you would read this book. 

Rules: Must be a member of the group to win. One entry per person. Winner will be chosen by random number generator. Contest ends 10/16/2016. Prizes must be claimed within 30 days or they will be put back into the prize box.

* Please remember to check every episode to see if you are a prize winner! There are still two prizes unclaimed from the last episode. Contact BeingBrianne on Revelry by Private Message to claim your prize. :)


Bless your Heart:

My purpose in writing you is to encourage you and assure you that the grace of God is with you no matter what happens. 1 Peter 5:12

Monday, September 5, 2016

Episode 61 - Treasures



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode  61.


What We're Working On:



What We Finished:

* Brianne finished the Hopeful Heather socks. Yay! She also finished the Rabbit cross stitch for Mama Linda. Now she just needs to wash, press and frame it!


Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne bought 4 oz of Superwash Merino/Nylon from Walnut Farm Designs on Etsy, and used a gift card to buy from The Loopy Ewe 2 skeins of Socks That Rock Lightweight, Dream in Color Perfectly Posh and two small cables for her ChiaoGoo Interchangeables.


Pattern Highlight:



Contest:

* What Would You Make With This Yarn? Contest:

Winner is entry 22, Cheryl (cappuccino136), who said that she would make the Weekend Wrap by Cocoknits. Contact me with your address and I'll send this out to you!

* Random Act of Kindness drawing:

From same contest thread. The winner is entry 10, Mary (KNITTINGMARYB). Contact me and I'll give you a $5 gift code to Tabitha's Heart Ravelry store. 

Bless your Heart:

For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. Matthew 6:21

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Episode 60 - Celebrating Everything!



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 60. This episode was recorded on Monday, 8/22/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Brianne is wearing Mendocino by Isabelle Brem



What We're Working On:

* Brianne is working on Hopeful Heather socks and Gnarled Oak Cardigan


Are You Kidding Me?!:

* Brianne started a cross-stitch. Only to decide that there are two problems. 1) She made a mistake within the first 30 minutes and 2) she needs to change the thread color.


Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne was gifted a beautiful braid of polwarth silk from The Copper Corgi by the beautiful Stephanie (The Rusted Stitch)


Pattern Highlight:

* Synneva by A Wee Bit Knitty


Contest:

* Riley Rose Shawl Contest winner is # 5 who is lacyknitsdaily. Lacy, I will give your name to BostonJen and she will gift you the pattern. 

RAOK drawing! This time the winner is PinkMeyer15. Kadie wins a $5 credit in Tabitha's Heart Ravelry shop! Contact me by Private Message and I'll give you the code.

What Would You Make With This Yarn? Contest. There are 5 skeins of Nashua Creative Focus Linen 50% Linen/50% Cotton totaling 1,100 yards. To enter this contest go into our Ravelry group and in the What Would You Make With This Yarn? Contest thread give me a specific pattern that you would make. It can be anything! If your pattern is chosen then you win this yarn!

Rules: You must be a member of the group to win. One entry per person. Winner will be chosen by Random Number Generator. The thread will close sometime on Sunday, September 4, 2016



Bless your Heart:

Therefore, since we have been made right in God's sight by faith, we have peace with God because of what our Jesus Christ our Lord has done for us.
Romans 5:1

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Episode 59 - Catching Flies



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 59 We recorded this episode on Monday, 8/1/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Brianne is wearing Pure Joy


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on mitered square blanket, vanilla socks, Inkle weaving





What We Finished:

* Linda finished all the drawings! Marker Mayhem classes on YouTube by Christy Sobolewski aka Gulfsprite, and other classes by Dede Willingham

* Brianne finished Beach Handspun from Spun Right Round, and Pure Joy by Joji Locatelli


Gilding The Lily:

* Linda Got a Sweaterdori from The Rusted Stitch and an Inkle loom for her birthday by Windhaven Farm


Pattern Highlight:



The Copper Corgi yarn mini skeins swapless swap!!! Details on the thread.


Contest:

* Inspirational Quote contest. The winner was chosen by Random Number Generator - SHLKnitter (Michelle!) contact me and I'll get your yarn to you!!!

* Riley Rose Shawl Pattern giveaway. Thank you so much to BostonJen who gave Mama Linda and Brianne a pattern and also a pattern to give away to one of you! All you need to do is go to the Riley Rose Shawl Pattern Giveaway thread in the Ravelry group and tell me which colors you would use to knit your shawl. 

Must be a member of the group to win. One entry per person. Contest will close Thursday, 8/18/16. Winner chosen by Random Number Generator.

* Random Act Of Kindness drawing - from last episode's thread. Winner drawn by Random Number Generator is KrazyCrafter87 - Amber. You win a $5 coupon code for Tabitha's Heart shop on Ravelry! Contact Brianne (BeingBrianne) by PM on Ravelry and I'll give you the code!!!

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Episode 58 - I Need a Gavel



Thank you so much for joining me for Episode 58. I recorded this episode on Wednesday, July 13, 2016.


What We're Working On:

* Brianne is working on Hopeful Heather socks, Pure Joy shawl, Hermione's Everyday Handspun Socks, spinning some Spun Right Round BFL in the Beach colorway

I couldn't remember the name of the shawl that I was going to knit for The Loopy Ewe's Spring Fling in 2011. It was Pea Vines by Ann Hanson.


What We Finished:

* Brianne finished Cheer Socks, Cladonia shawl, Gourmet Stash puni (I don't think that she's selling anymore)


Are You Kidding Me?!:

* Brianne thinks she knows a pattern, but clearly doesn't which results in ripping back on a patterned sock. She also has issues with the neckline of a sweater


Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne purchased from Walnut Farm Designs a SW Merino Nylon blend in the Rhubarb colorway and decided to keep a skein of Fable Fibers Novel that she almost returned to The Loopy Ewe



Contest:

Mama Linda and I love to share inspiring quotes, songs and verses with each other. Because who doesn’t need encouragement?!
Share with us your favorite inspirational quote, song lyrics, verses, you get the idea. You get TWO entries with this contest!
The winner will be chosen on 8/1 by Random Number Generator, and will receive 4 skeins of Cascade Yarns Ultra Pima. 2 skeins of a beautiful sky blue and 2 skeins of white. That is 880 yards of fabulousness!

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Episode 57 - FO's and News



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 57. We recorded this episode on Friday, June 10, 2016.

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing Mitered square blanket

* Brianne is wearing Adama


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on scrap blanket

* Brianne is working on Cheer Socks, Hopeful Heather Socks


What We Finished:



Gilding The Lily:

* Linda purchased a Journal cover from The Rusted Stitch and Heather bought her two watercolor paints by Daniel Smith

* Brianne purchased 5 skeins of Universal Yarn Fibra Natura Italiano in the Dark Grey color from Tuesday Morning. Score!


Contest:

***Knitworthy Project Craft 2016***
Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines, challenges, and printables at knitworthypodcast.com.

BASIC IDEA

Step 1 is to create a crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

HOW TO ENTER FOR THE DRAWING!

Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our prize giveaway

Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast for the next few months or as long as we are able. 


WINNER

The winner of this week's Project Craft giveaway is #414 MissMandiGirl. This week's prize is a bag from Knitty Kitty Bags. Thank you so much for donating to the podcast, Wendy!


Family News:

Mama Linda's own sweet Mama suffered a heart attack a few weeks back. Doctors determined that the arteries of her heart are severely blocked and that there's nothing more that they can do. They discharged her home to hospice care where we will provide end of life care and comfort measures for her.

Please pray for our family as we take care of this precious woman, and pray for Grandma Ruth that she would be in minimal pain.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Episode 56 - Goats in Coats


Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 56. This episode was recorded on 5/14/16

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing Tea Leaves Cardigan

* Brianne is wearing her Featherweight Cardigan


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on baby socks and JulieSpins Socks


The Rusted Stitch bags and Needle Sweaters


What We Finished:

* Linda finished 20 yards of a beautiful core spun mohair yarn

* Brianne finished spinning a sport weight yarn from Show Me Yarn BFL


Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne got stickers from Planner Nation and a couple things from Erin Condren


Contest:

***Knitworthy Project Craft 2016***
Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines, challenges, and printables at knitworthypodcast.com.

BASIC IDEA

Step 1 is to create a crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

HOW TO ENTER FOR THE DRAWING!

Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our prize giveaway

Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on some podcast episodes until the end of June. 


OUR CURRENT CHALLENGES 

This week Linda drew #75 (Last week Mom watched this video on weaving, and this video on washing wool)
             Brianne drew #20

WINNER

The winner of this week's Project Craft giveaway is comment #383 by SheCatch22! She wins the Ann Budd Gauge Ruler  (350-389)

CURRENT PRINTABLE

Download this template for ____________________.  
We will also post a tutorial to show you how to make it.

Bless your Heart:

So, chosen by God for this new life of LOVE, dress in the wardrobe God picked out for you:
compassion, kindness, humility, quiet strength, discipline. Be even-tempered, content with second place, quick to forgive an offense. Forgive as quickly and completely as the Master forgave you. And regardless of what else you put on, wear LOVE. It is your basic, all-purpose garment. Never be without it.

Colossians 3:12 - 14 (The Message version)



Thursday, May 5, 2016

Episode 55 - The Colorado Miracle



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 55. This episode was recorded on Friday, 4/29/16


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on a new pair of socks out of JulieSpins yarn and also started a scrap blanket. Her goal is to spin one yarn every weekday. (WOW!)



What We Finished:

* Linda finished the Colorado Miracle Socks and a corespun mohair lock yarn

* Brianne finished Summer Night Socks and Daffodil Socks. We found Regia Arne & Carlos yarn at Jimmy Beans Wool


Gilding The Lily:

* Linda purchased a Jeansdori from GoelzChen on Etsy (Marion Golz)

* Brianne bought stickers from Dixon Doll Creates and Cricket Paper Co as well as wool roving from Woolgatherings

*Linda and Brianne were sent Needle Sweaters by The Rusted Stitch. And they match our beautiful sweater bags!!!


It's a Good Thing:

*Linda's trip to Colorado with Peggy. Met Jan, Cindy sent Ann Budd over, Alex, MichelleStitches (daughter Bethany), Mildred (Mildbeauty on Rav), the Wagners (Open Hemp University)

* The One Hundredth Sheep is a distributer of Strauch Mad Batter Drum Carder. Mom really enjoyed working on it and it didn't hurt her shoulder even after 3 days of using it!


Contest:

***Knitworthy Project Craft 2016***
Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines, challenges, and printables at knitworthypodcast.com.

BASIC IDEA

Step 1 is to create a crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

HOW TO ENTER FOR THE DRAWING!

Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our prize giveaway

Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast for the next few months or as long as we are able. 

PRIZES

A winning picture of a journaled challenge wins a $25 gift card surprise 
A winning comment gets a Ravelry pattern of $5 or less. 

OUR CURRENT CHALLENGES 

This week Linda drew #77
                 Brianne drew #28

WINNER

The winner of this week's Project Craft giveaway is snotestine #310!(266-350)


Bless your Heart:

And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased
Hebrews 13:16


Wednesday, April 6, 2016

My Superskills




Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 54!

What We're Wearing:

* Brianne is wearing Daizie Weigh It Shawl 3


What We're Working On:

* Brianne is working on Summer Night Socks and Daffodil Socks


What We Finished:

* Brianne finished spinning 4 oz of merino in Malabrigo Nube's Candombe color way. 320 yards of a sport weight. 


Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne purchased more stickers. *gasp!* Planner Nation. Simply Mom Designs. Erin Condren Life Planner


Pattern Highlight:

* On The Spice Market by Melanie Berg


It's a Good Thing:

* Brianne really enjoyed Ailish's soccer practice techniques, though she's not sure how much the coach enjoyed them. 


Contest:

***Knitworthy Project Craft 2016***
Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines, challenges, and printables at knitworthypodcast.com.

BASIC IDEA

Step 1 is to create a crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

HOW TO ENTER FOR THE DRAWING!

Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our prize giveaway

Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast for the next few months or as long as we are able. 

PRIZES

A winning picture of a journaled challenge wins a $25 gift card surprise 
A winning comment gets a Ravelry pattern of $5 or less. 

OUR CURRENT CHALLENGES 

This week Brianne drew # 96

WINNER

The winner of this week's Project Craft giveaway is amylin #252 (252-265)

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Episode 53 - Cuteness Factor




Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 53. Today is March 30, 2016.

What We're Wearing:

* Brianne is wearing a Sockhead Hat


What We're Working On:

* Brianne is working on Daffodil Socks, Summer Night Socks


What We Finished:

* Brianne finished Vanilla is the New Black Socks


Pattern Highlight:

* The Haystack by Melanie Rice


It's a Good Thing:

* Brianne loved Ailish and Evan's first soccer games. The return of the special ring. Happy Planning! Pilot Coleto pen


Contest:

***Knitworthy Project Craft 2016***
Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines, challenges, and printables at knitworthypodcast.com.

BASIC IDEA

Step 1 is to create a crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

HOW TO ENTER FOR THE DRAWING!

Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our prize giveaway

Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast for the next few months or as long as we are able. 

PRIZES

A winning picture of a journaled challenge wins a $25 gift card surprise 
A winning comment gets a Ravelry pattern of $5 or less. 

OUR CURRENT CHALLENGES 

This week Brianne drew #23

WINNER

The winner of this week's Project Craft giveaway is #238 krazycrafter87   (234-251)

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Episode 52 - Epitome of Wonderfulness


Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 52. Today is 3/23/2016.

What We're Wearing:

* Brianne is wearing Trillian by Martina Behm


What We're Working On:

* Brianne is working on Vanilla is the New Black, Daffodil Socks


What We Finished:

* Brianne finished Trillian


Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne bought three skeins of Cascade 220 from The Loopy Ewe to practice colorwork, and came home with several skeins of yarn from Knitorious in St Louis. Yay for souvenir yarn!  She also scored several washi tapes and stickers at Michael's with a 60% off coupon and purchased some more stickers from Pigeon Hole Planner on Etsy.

It's a Good Thing:

* Brianne is in love with her new Erin Condren Life Planner!!!!!!! Check it out. They are 40% off right now!!!!


Contest:

***Knitworthy Project Craft 2016***
Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines, challenges, and printables at knitworthypodcast.com.

BASIC IDEA

Step 1 is to create a crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

HOW TO ENTER FOR THE DRAWING!

Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our prize giveaway

Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast for the next few months or as long as we are able. 

PRIZES

A winning picture of a journaled challenge wins a $25 gift card surprise 
A winning comment gets a Ravelry pattern of $5 or less. 

OUR CURRENT CHALLENGES 

This week Brianne drew #60

WINNER

The winner of this week's Project Craft giveaway is  Dangermouse #228 (183-234)

Friday, March 11, 2016

Episode 51 - Shoulder Pads and Nylons



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 51. Today is Wednesday, 3/9/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing hand knit socks

* Brianne is wearing the In Full Bloom cardigan

ARE YOU KIDDING ME?!

* Linda wonders if blue fingers are a new fashion statement?

What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on stripey socks and spinning



What We Finished:

* Linda finished spinning lots of yarn, creating a swatch hanger, working on her personal journal
She shared a quote
From: knittinwolf
Thought
Journaling becomes a written legacy of your conversations with God as He leads you through His word.

She also shares thoughts about bullet journaling.  Resources mentioned:
BohoBerry on Instagram and YouTube
tinyrayofsunshine on Instagram and website



Gilding The Lily:

* Linda purchased a colored pencil case and a fountain pen organizing case

* Brianne purchased an Erin Condren Life Planner. Cozi website and app.


Pattern Highlight:

* Wildheart by Janina Kallio


Contest:

***Knitworthy Project Craft 2016***

Linda's Challenge - She tried her hand at Zentangle

Brianne's Challenge - She picked out the Winter Rose mittens pattern to knit

WHAT IS PROJECT CRAFT?

Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines, challenges, and printables at knitworthypodcast.com.

BASIC IDEA

Step 1 is to create a crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

HOW TO ENTER FOR THE DRAWING!

Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our prize giveaway

Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast for the next few months or as long as we are able. 

PRIZES

A winning picture of a journaled challenge wins a $25 gift card surprise 
A winning comment gets a Ravelry pattern of $5 or less. 

OUR CURRENT CHALLENGES 

This week Linda drew # 80
             Brianne drew # 10

WINNER

The winner of this week's Project Craft giveaway is Heidi from Florida (183- 191)

CURRENT PRINTABLE


Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Episode 50 - Sparkles Boom!



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 50. Today is Monday, 2/29/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing Zigzagular Socks by Susie White

* Brianne is wearing Find a Penny by Lindsay Tabsh


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on her Vanilla socks

* Brianne is working on First Handspun Socks, Sockhead Hat

Come to Silver sock tutorial - Brianne used this for her first socks


What We Finished:

* Linda finished spinning several skeins of yarn

* Brianne finished Shaelyn Shawl, Seaman Cap

Brianne is looking for recommendations for blocking wires!


Pattern Highlight:

* Vanilla is the New Black by Anneh Fletcher
* Arika Cowl by Jane Richmond


Contest:

***Knitworthy Project Craft 2016***
Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines, challenges, and printables at knitworthypodcast.com.

BASIC IDEA

Step 1 is to create a crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

HOW TO ENTER FOR THE DRAWING!

Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our prize giveaway

Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast for the next few months or as long as we are able. 

PRIZES

A winning picture of a journaled challenge wins a $25 gift card surprise 
A winning comment gets a Ravelry pattern of $5 or less. 

OUR CURRENT CHALLENGES 

This week Linda drew #10
             Brianne drew #87

WINNER

The winner of this week's Project Craft giveaway is Susieknitster (163-178). Please contact Brianne on Ravelry (BeingBrianne) with your email address.

Bless your Heart:

God gives a hand to those down on their luck, gives a fresh start to those ready to quit.
Psalm 145:14

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Episode 49 - One Wild Ride



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 49. Today is Monday, 2/22/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing silk snow dyed scarf created by Peggy at The 100th Sheep and vanilla socks knitted by Brianne


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on stripey socks and spinning, spinning, spinning. 

* Brianne is working on Shaelyn shawl, Sockhead #8, First Handspun Socks, spinning Cheviot (dark turquoise) from Quillin Fiber Arts


What We Finished:

* Linda finished spinning lots of fiber. 

* Brianne finished the Crazy Socks


Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne splurged with The Flying Kettle (currently on holiday, so I can't link, but look for her on Etsy) and Up In Yarns Designs


Contest:

***Knitworthy Project Craft 2016***
Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines, challenges, and printables at knitworthypodcast.com.

BASIC IDEA

Step 1 is to create a crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

HOW TO ENTER FOR THE DRAWING!

Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our prize giveaway

Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast for the next few months or as long as we are able. 

PRIZES

A winning picture of a journaled challenge wins a $25 gift card surprise 
A winning comment gets a Ravelry pattern of $5 or less. 

OUR CURRENT CHALLENGES 

This week Linda drew #9 & 99
             Brianne drew #48

WINNER

The winner of this week's Project Craft giveaway is 152 (shecatch22) (118-159)

CURRENT PRINTABLE


Bless your Heart:

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.
Matthew 6:34



Thursday, February 4, 2016

Part 4 - Project Craft Tutorial



Join with us today as we learn (or should we just be honest and say that Brianne learns) how to make a card pocket for her journal... as well as learns how to draw a flower and leaf!

You can find the printables on the Project Craft page here.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Episode 48 - Declaration Day



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 48. Today is Monday, 2/1/16

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing Shaelyn and Zigzagular socks both knit by Brianne

* Brianne is wearing Clapotis


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on Vanilla socks and Multnomah 

* Brianne is working on Crazy Socks, Shaelyn Shawl, Sockhead hat #8


What We Finished:

* Linda finished Smitten Holiday Garland mitten as my Project Craft Challenge.  And 2 skeins of fiber from the lovely Peggy aka The 100th Sheep

* Brianne finished Autumn Rainbow socks, Kitty Mine Crafts yarn (300 yards chain plied)


Gilding The Lily:

* Mama Linda loves last week's "needle keeper".  Two thumbs up!

* Brianne bought a bag from Stephanie at The Rusted Stitch and a skein of yarn from Up in Yarns


Contest:

***Knitworthy Project Craft 2016***
Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines, challenges, and printables at knitworthypodcast.com.

BASIC IDEA

Step 1 is to create a crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

HOW TO ENTER FOR THE DRAWING!

Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our prize giveaway

Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast for the next few months or as long as we are able. 

PRIZES

A winning picture of a journaled challenge wins a $25 gift card surprise 
A winning comment gets a Ravelry pattern of $5 or less. 

OUR CURRENT CHALLENGES 

This week Linda drew #16 - Use your Supplies
             Brianne drew #44 - Simplify

WINNER

The winner of this week's Project Craft giveaway is MissMandiGirl

CURRENT PRINTABLE

Download this template for a library card style pocket and folding card.  We posted a tutorial to show you how to make it.

Bless your Heart:

*Actual verse
Psalms 27:13 (ESV)
[13] I believe that I shall look upon the goodness of the LORD
in the land of the living!

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Part 3 - Project Craft Tutorial





This tutorial gives 3 more ideas for personalizing your Project Craft Journal!  Join hesitant crafter Brianne as Mama Linda shows her how to add a Bookmark, Belt and Tabs to her journal.

Don't forget to join us over on Revelry.  Posting on the Project Craft thread this month may win you a prize.

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Project Craft Journal Part 2 - Tutorial


Today we continue with our tutorial.  Let's add a few goodies to our journal to make it more useful and personal.

1.  Dedication Page
2.  Challenge Banner
3.  An Envelope for storing important bits and bobs

Sign up for email notifications if you would like to be notified when more tutorials are posted.


Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Episode 47 - Project Craft Part 2


Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 47. Today is Friday, 1/15/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing stripey mitts (and the plural of alpaca is alpacas)


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on Christmas stripe socks

* Brianne is working on Crazy Socks, Shaelyn Shawl


What We Finished:

* Brianne finished Handspun Handbrake cowl


Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne bought Needle Keepers and mom and dad gave her the Mariposa kit by Dana of Unwind Yarn Company


Contest:

Knitworthy Project Craft

Join the Knitworthy girls as we document our crafting life this year.  Download the guidelines and challenges at knitworthypodcast.com.

We are on Step 1 which is creating out crafting journal.  Make it as simple or elaborate as you like.  Check out our tutorials for inspiration.  

Step 2 is choose a challenge and then post your response to it in your Project Craft Journal.  Snap a pic of your journal page and post it in the thread on Ravelry.  Each post is an entry in our contest.

We will start a new thread every month.  Chatting counts as an entry too so be sure and comment and cheer each other on.  

We will draw a winner on each podcast as long as Mama Linda's funds allow. 

A winning picture of a journaled challenge wins a $25 gift card surprise 
A winning comment gets a Ravelry pattern of $5 or less. 

Brianne and Mama Linda will be using a random number generator to choose our challenges.  But you may choose however you like.  

Such Fun!




Mama Linda and Brianne shared their journals and also challenge #1 which is to make crafting goals

For their next challenge they let the Random Number Generator pick their challenge.
Linda picked challenge #30
Brianne picked challenge #94



Bless your Heart:

You have filled my heart with greater joy... Psalm 4:7

This episode includes printables! 
Project Craft Journal Add Ons
1. Dedication Page
2. Challenge Header
3. Envelope Flap

Coming soon!  Tutorials for altering your composition notebook into a Project Craft Journal

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Episode 46 - Happy New Year



Thank you so much for joining us for Episode 46. Today is 1/8/16.

What We're Wearing:

* Linda is wearing Artfully Simple cowl and the Fabel Socks that Brianne gave her for Christmas

* Brianne is wearing Tupelo Slouch hat


What We're Working On:

* Linda is working on Mitered Square Blanket... or is she done with it? YOU help her choose!!! She's also working on the Stripey Christmas Socks, Multnomah

* Brianne is working on Crazy Socks, Autumn Rainbow Socks


What We Finished:

* Linda finished Flowers in the Snow crocheted blanket, many skeins of hand spun yarn, Zuzu's Petals, Knit Night



Gilding The Lily:

* Brianne acquired 3 balls of self-striping yarn from Stray Cat Socks in New Zealand and two skeins of KnitPicks Felici


Contest:


66 - Swagco wins the crochet hook

262 - sajehill wins the Mini Mochi

5 - ladybowhunterwt wins the Lorna's Laces



Project Craft is a way of documenting your crafting life. Join us as we craft our way into the new year! See the Project Craft thread on Ravelry to get all the information. We'll be making a new thread every month and you can win either by chatting or showing us your challenge submissions.

We will be playing along with y'all and also giving you tutorials on how to create your own Project Craft journal!

You must be a member of the Ravelry group to win. You may only win one prize per month.

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Bless Your Heart

Psalm 143:8

Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.

***Find the printable verse art with this link! Episode 46 Psalm 143:8