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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!

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