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Scotland and a Spinning Wheel Mystery

Episode 10:  Friday, May 11, 2018

Click on the audio player above to listen!  Time stamps are noted for each section in the show notes.  Feel free to skip to sections that you are interested in.  Links to patterns and other resources can be found by scrolling over highlighted text.

CELEBRATE!!!  To listen to the podcast on iTunes, search for “The Full Measure Debi Hassler”

You can find me on social media at the links below:

Instagram @ debihassler

Facebook @ Debi Graham Hassler

Facebook @ June Sisters Knitting

Ravelry @ debihassler

Email:  debi@erikphotographic.com

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Our wonderful guide at Edinburgh Castle who told us, “Get yer skates on and let’s get crackin’!”

In the Suds (1:58)

Clay’s birthday socks in Paton’s Kroy Sock in the Blue Marl color way using my favorite vanilla sock recipe.

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My Winter Rose Socks from Curious Handmade’s 2018 Handmade Sock Collection, knit in Malabrigo Sock in the Rayon Vert color way

Roxanne Richardson’s YouTube channel Rox Knits

Multiple-stitch decreases the easy way.

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My Magnolia Socks from Curious Handmade’s 2018 Handmade Sock Collection, knit in West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4-ply in the Cherry Drop color way.

An emergency cast on!  The Hermione’s Everyday Sock by Erica Lueder knit in West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4-ply.

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A handspun Boomerang Shawl from my stashed handspun yarn:  Cabo Merino from Ashland Bay and Grey Corriedale from my first fleece.

Knitting Now (8:30)

Sewing (9:26)

Handmade pillowcases for three very special sisters.

The Crafty Gemini How to make a pillowcase- Burrito/Sausage/Roll Up Method.

Spinning (11:35)

The 5 Gallon Salad Spinner from http://www.webstaurantstore.com .

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A leather dpn case designed and handmade by Chief.  Happy birthday to me!

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Freshly washed Wensleydale locks.

Our Trip to Scotland (16:33)

Click on the link to read each day’s blog and see photographs:

London Day 1

London Day 2

Edinburgh

Stirling

Oban, Isle of Mull, and Tobermory

Ft. William

Inverness

Inverness to Perth

St. Andrews

Perth to Edinburgh

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My Haldane Hebridean is home in Indiana and spinning fiber from a Wensleydale fleece.

Tea in St. Andrews.

Tif’s tea cozy.

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My tea cozy.

My recipe for a tea cozy.

Thank you so much for listening!

Many thanks to my ultimate enabler and constant encourager, Chief, who helps me schlep spinning wheels across the world.

Music by MaxKo Music, licensed by Envato Market.

“Wee Casino” by Calum Macphail.

 

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Sock Moods, Fleece Guides, and Seamless Tunics

Episode 9: Saturday, March 24, 2018

Click on the audio player above to listen!  Time stamps are noted for each section in the show notes.  Feel free to skip to sections that you are interested in.  Links to patterns and other resources can be found by scrolling over highlighted text.

CELEBRATE!!!  To listen to the podcast on iTunes, search for “The Full Measure Debi Hassler”

You can find me on social media at the links below:

Instagram @ debihassler

Facebook @ Debi Graham Hassler

Facebook @ June Sisters Knitting

Ravelry @ debihassler

Email:  debi@erikphotographic.com

In the Suds (2:21)

Vanilla socks knit with Paton’s Kroy sock yarn in the Rose Marl colorway.

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Birch Lace Scarf knit from handspan.

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Lush cardigan by Tin Can Knits.

Tuft Woolens soap.

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The 2018 Shetland Wool Week patron and pattern:  The Merrie Dancers Toorie by Elizabeth Johnston (I think I called this the Merrie Dancers Peerie….yikes!)

Knitting Now (15:04)

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The Winter Rose Socks from the Handmade Sock Society Collection in the Malabrigo colorway, Rayon Vert.

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The Waffle Weave Dishcloth by Debbie Andriulli.

The Yarn Hoarder Podcast.

Spinning (19:05)

Icelandic roving from the Pleasant Ridge Farm in Nashville, Indiana.

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Two new fleeces!  Left, Wensleydale ram and right, lamb Finn.

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Sewing (22:18)

I finally pieced another quilt!

The Knitting Pipeline.

Ugly Update (26:06)

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My slowly growing corner-to-corner crochet blanket.

The Seamless Tunic (27:04)

Thank you for listening!  Happy Easter and happy Spring!

Music by MaxKo Music, licensed by Envato Market.

All the colorwork and God’s heavenly Ravelry download to Moses

Episode 7: Friday, January 5, 2018

Click on the audio player above to listen!  Time stamps are noted for each section in the show notes.  Feel free to skip to sections that you are interested in.  Links to patterns and other resources can be found by scrolling over highlighted text.

CELEBRATE!!!  To listen to the podcast on iTunes, search for “The Full Measure Debi Hassler”

You can find me on social media at the links below:

Instagram @ debihassler

Facebook @ Debi Graham Hassler

Facebook @ June Sisters Knitting

Ravelry @ debihassler

Etsy @ JuneSisters

Email:  debi@erikphotographic.com

Happy New Year!

 

In the Suds (3:04)

Jukeveld Mittens by Skeindeer Knits.

Pumpkin Spice Mittens by Skeindeer Knits…my next colorwork project.

Chief’s handspun fingerless mitts spun and knit in Lincolnfolk from Dyed in the Wool.

Lydia’s Christmas Bells, a free Ravelry crochet pattern by Debi Hassler.

Knitting Now (6:21)

“Hohoho” by Bee Ewe Yarn and Fibers, City Stitch Yarn Shop, Boonville, Indiana.

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Planning my Fair Isle vest, a Craftsy class with Mary Jane Mucklestone, The Fair Isle Vest, Stranded and Steeked.

A wristlet swatch.

Knitting the steeks.

BABIES IN HANDKNIT HATS!!!

Spinning (16:00)

Heathered BFL from Victoria House Fibers in the Purple Sage colorway.

Sewing (19:32)

On the Go Backpack by Heather Bailey Sewing Patterns.

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A quick card table cover.

Soup bowl cozies from eHow.com.

In the Woods (22:36)

Bullet Journal

My bullet journals.

Prepping wood slabs for future furniture projects.

An artistic interpretation of the tapestries in the tabernacle.

wemakeyarn#wemakeyarn on Instagram

Music by MaxKo Music, licensed by Envato Market.

Many thanks (always) to my #woodman who helps this #woolwoman with the inevitable hiccups of the podcasting process.

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