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Episode #3 – Rockin’ Your Socks Off

Posted by Kate | Posted in Podcasts | Posted on 20-02-2008

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Welcome to our Episode 3 of our podcast in which we told you where to find more of us on Ravelry:

* AnxiousDog
* DarthKnitter
* Christian Knitters
* Gonna Be Debt Free
* Interweave Knitters
* Missouri Fiber Fiends
* Springfield Knitters
* Travelry
* iii-Chihuahua
* Simply fibers
* Spare oom
* Yarnographers
* Magic Loop
* Up with Toes

We talked about upcoming events such as . . .

* Sundays in February at Simply fibers from 1-5 p.m.
* Simply fibers Knit In, Friday, February 29th, from 6-10 p.m.
* Newsboys in concert at The Shrine Mosque, February 29th
* Step into Africa, March 7-10 at Remington’s
* Read the Bible in 90 Days
* http://www.knittingdailytv.com/ – Coming this summer to your local PBS station
* Knit & Crochet Today show request on your local PBS station here
* The Sunflower Knitters Guild bi-annual knitting conference April 5 and 6, 2008, with guest instructor Stefanie Japel.
* Marshfield, MO Fiber Fair, May 17, 2008
* Prince Caspian

We shared what’s on our iPods, such as . . .

* Stash and Burn (caution language)
* Dave Ramsey
* Knit Picks Podcast
* Ready Set Knit
* Focus on the Family
* Marriage Today

In segment 2 we talked all about socks . . .

Techniques and Tutorials

* Magic Loop
* EZ sewn bind-off, (note the variation for ML)
* Kitchener Stitch
* Turkish cast-on
* Figure 8 cast-on
* Two Circular Needles (Cat Bhordhi)
* Silver’s sock class
* Wendy’s Toe-Up pattern
* Misocrafty
* Grumperina’s Cabling without a Cable Needle
* The Boy Who Knits (Kenny)
* http://www.socknitters.com/Tips/heeltips.htm
* http://nonaknits.typepad.com/nonaknits/2005/04/wrapped_stitch_.html
* Cosmic Pluto
* Zappo’s Shoe Sizes Chart

Yarns

* DIC Smooshy
* KP Essential
* Wollmeise
* Tess
* Numma Numma
* Socks That Rock

Patterns and Books

* Child’s First Socks from Knitting Vintage Socks
* Monkey socks by Cookie A.
* Garden Path Socks by Wendy Johnson
* Jaywalkers
* Monkeys
* Gentlemen’s Fancy Socks
* Earl Grey
* Sensational Knitted Socks
* More Sensational Knitted Socks
* Interweave Knits Favorite Socks
* Nancy Bush’s Knitting on the Road
* Nutkin
* Mad Color Weave
* Firestarter Socks

We closed the podcast by . . .

* Sharing Knitting and the Word from Isaiah 52:7 and Ephesians 6:13-18 “How beautiful are the feet of those that bring Good News”
* Asking for your prayer requests, praise reports, questions, and comments
* A prayer of thanksgiving for the Lord’s protection and promises, to strengthen marriages and bless our friends and family.

Music you heard. . .

Turkish Delight – David Crowder Band

Your Way – Adie Camp

Walk by Faith – Jeremy Camp

Everlasting – Ryan Farrish

Leave your comments below, or e-mail us here. Stay tuned for Episode 4!

Episode #2 – Comin’ At You!

Posted by Kate | Posted in Podcasts | Posted on 23-01-2008

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Welcome to our Episode 2 of our podcast in which we . . .

* Expressed our gratitude over the overwhelming response we received from our first episode
* Shared more about our “real lives”
* The results of our poll
* Harlem Gospel Choir at Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts – Monday, February 4 at 7:30 p.m.
* 2008 Assemblies of God National Music & Worship Conference Concerts – Lincoln Brewster (Feb. 6) Sara Groves (Feb. 8) at Central Assembly of God
* Victory Day Garage Sale at Remington’s on Feb. 9 from 8 – 3; all proceeds to go to Isabel’s House
* The Dead Sea Scrolls Today lecture by Dr. James C. VanderKam, professor at the University of Notre Dame at SMSU on Monday, February 4, from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.,
* Sundays in February at Simply fibers from 1-5 p.m.
* “The Pirates who don’t do Anything” Movie

In the second segment we talked about what we’re currently working on, our plans for 2008, and our favorite websites, including . . .

* Clapotis
* Sarah
* Brianne
* Lizard Ridge Blanket
Child’s First Socks from Knitting Vintage Socks
* Monkey socks by Cookie A.
* Knit Picks 47″ circular needles
* Garden Path Socks by Wendy Johnson
* Dream in Color Smooshy in Spring Tickle
* Hemlock Ring Blanket
* Fetching
* Very Cabley Mittens
* Drive Thru Sweater
* Nicole and Jenny from Stash & Burn
* Missouri Fiber Retreat
* Stitches Midwest
* The Loopy Ewe Spring Fling
* Rhinebeck
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* Ravelry
* Daily Knitter
* Knit Map
* Knitty
* KnittingHelp.com

We closed the podcast by . . .

* Sharing Knitting and the Word from Psalm 139:13-14
* Asking for your prayer requests, praise reports, questions, and comments
* A prayer of peace and protection for our troops and for their families, prudence and God’s will in the upcoming election, and praise and thankfulness for God’s blessings.

Music you heard. . .

Turkish Delight – David Crowder Band

The Pirates Who Don’t Do ANything – RelientK

East to West – Casting Crowns

Everlasting Light – Ryan Farrish

Leave your comments below, or e-mail us here. Stay tuned for Episode 3!

Episode #1 – Meet the Podcasters!

Posted by Kate | Posted in Podcasts | Posted on 08-01-2008

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Episode #1 Show Notes

Welcome to our first podcast in which we . . .

* introduced ourselves, told how we learned to knit, and how we met
* Kate’s Blog
* Tammy’s Blog
* followed a rabbit trail and discussed Oomingmak, qiviut, smoke rings (not what you think), and Windy Valley Musk Ox. Check out Arctic Lace for more information.

In the second segment we talked about beginning knitters’ resources, including . . .

* Ravelry (go sign up now if you’re not a part of it yet)
* Crazy for Knitting Flickr group
* TechKnitting
* Dream in Color Smooshy
* The Loopy Ewe
* Sheri
* Wollmeise
* Loopy Knitter
* Very Pink

We closed the podcast by . . .

* Explaining the origin of the Knit Together name
* Sharing our hearts for what we want this podcast to accomplish
* Asking for your prayer requests, praise reports, questions, and comments
* Knit Together on Ravelry
* A prayer of thankfulness for our new endeavor

Music You Heard…

Turkish Delight – David Crowder Band
In Love With The 80′s – RelientK
All Around The World – Raze (Kate’s kids’ favorite song!)
Sing To You – Ryan Farish

Leave us your comments and thoughts below, or e-mail us here. We love to hear from you! Stay tuned for Episode 2!Episode 1