Episode 30: Cast Ons and C Beers

Episode Number: 30
Record Date: 1/26/22
Publish Date: 2/1/22
Edited by: Caitlyn

Dranks (Links go to Untappd):

C Beers
Corporate Mandate Hazy IPA by Lion Bridge Brewing Company
Limited Release Cold Press coco by West O Beer
CocO Chocolate Stout by West O Beer


We are participating in the pigskin party!


What have you been listening to?

2 Knit Lit Chicks
From the website:
Barb (the mom) and Tracie (the daughter) are obsessed knitters and avid readers. We love to talk about our current knitting projects and favorite books to read or listen to – we also review the occasional knitting book from one of our libraries. Come join us!

What’s Brewing? (Current Projects/Cast ons)


Tall Kroy Socks
Patons Kroy – Dad’s Jacquard
No Pattern
Tan Line Joggers – Briana Luppino, LIttle Wolf Knits
Kelsi’s Project on Ravelry
Her Shop
She appears to also sell yarn
Part of the Jogaglong kal on instagram with Knitatude (Chantal Miyagishima)
Spinning – Neopolitan fiber from Blazing Star Ranch
I know it has alpaca and merino?


Double Knit Skull Beenie
Needle: US 4 – 3.5 mm and US 8 – 5.0 mm
Yarn: Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash Colorways: 815 & 261
Skull Beenie by Melanie Sage except I’m double knitting it
Ravelry Link
Pattern: Frog and Toad by Kristina Ingrid McGowan
Needle: US 1 – 2.25 mm
Yarn: various DK yarns I purchased a kit from Stranded by the Sea
Ravelry Link
Stranded by the Sea Store Link
Birthday cast on! Outline Tank by Jessie Mae
Yarn: Malabrigo Yarn Sock Colorway: 870 Candombe
Birthday 2021 Cast On!
Ravelry Link
Megan Jane by Katie Pomper
Urth Yarns, Monokrom Worsted 100% Merino, Green semi solid (4065) AND Black (Thuja)
Making Two hats for my friend and her partner. For her the MC will be Green and for Him it will be black.
Ravelry Link
DRK Everyday Socks by Andrea Mowry
Needle US 1 – 2.25 mm
Yarn Fibernymph Dye Works Inversibles Sets Mountain Tweed (BFL)
Colorway Cranberry/Forest
Ravelry Link
Fleet Feet Socks by Fatimah Hinds
Yarn: Comma Chameleon Yarn Co. Hardy Sock Colorway: You’re turning violet, violet!
Needle: US 1½ – 2.5 mm
Ravelry Link
Christmas 2021 Cast On Shik’is Headband by Jennifer Berg
Needles US 6 – 4.0 mm
Yarn: KnitCircus Divine DK Colorways: Rhymes with orange, Chimney Sweep semi-solid, & Parfrey’s Glen Semi-Solid
Ravelry Link

Sea Glass Tee by Wool & Pine
Needles: US 3 – 3.25 mm & US 4 – 3.5 mm
MC: Victoria House Fibers Superwash Merino Yak Sock Yarn – ONYX – Superwash Merino/Yak/Nylon 70/20/10
CC: Fibernymph Dyeworks advent yarn: Linnaeus– 70/20/10 SW Merino/Yak/Nylon,
Ravelry Link
Leaf Lace Washcloth by Jan Eaton
Needles: US 6 – 4.0 mm
Yarn: Lily Sugar’n Cream Solids & Denim Colorway: 71 Grape
Ravelry Link
Abraço by Filipa Carneiro
Needles: US 6 – 4.0 mm
Yarns: Lion Brand LB Collection Merino Camel Colorway: 174 Olive
Plymouth Yarn Cammello Merino Colorway: 21
Ravelry Link

End of the Trail (FOs)



Niefling Test Knit
Super fun, 4 hats in one
Double thick fold up brim
Tried colors pretty far out of my typical and it’s fun!
Sourpuss by Sweet Georgia Yarns is a very sour looking yellow
KFI Luxury green, pink, purle, grey, white
Ravelry Link
Thicksgiving Socks by Summer Lee
Needles: US 4 – 3.5 mm
Yarn: Cloudborn Fibers Merino Superwash Sock Twist Solids & Heathers Colorway: 106
Yarn 2: Knit Picks Chroma Fingering Colorway: 28032 Galentine
Ravelry Link

Stash Enhancements



Fibernymph Dye Works
Winter House Winder Self Stripe in Mountain Tweed Fingering
Serendipitous Stripes #32 in Mountain Tweed Fingering
Black/Orange-Gold Worsted Weight Stripe Set







Cast ons!

Cast On Bind Off 54 Step-by-step Methods by Leslie Ann Bestor

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