Episode 306 ~ In Which We’re Out There

published 1 week ago by C.C. + Damaris Almon

Show Notes:Intro - ~Welcome new members who've introduced themselves in our Ravelry GroupOn the Needles - Dami - ~orpheus socks on US 1.5(2.5mm), Dye for Yarn Merino/Silk in Spouting LavaC.C. -~When you think I'll zig, I'll zag. Then when you think I'm gonna zag, I do zag, just to mess you up for the next time, when I might zig Blanket on US4 (3.5mm), See project page for colourways used~Cathedral Wrap for Dami's 19th Birthday on US6 (4mm), Knit Picks Stroll Hand-Painted in the Borealis colourway~21st Anniversary Socks for the Hubs on US1.5 (2.5mm), Steinbach Wolle Aktiv Effekt in the Red White Blue colourway~Nothing is Lost Wrap (Outlander Inspired) on US2.5 (3mm), Pandia's Jewels Hand Dyed Yarn Bauble in the Nothing is Lost colourwayFinished Projects - Dami - ~NoneC.C. -~2018 Preemie Hat #31 on US6 (4mm), Mint Rain Hand Dyed Tough Sock in the Hufflepuff colourwayYummies (our current favourite things) - ~Jean Luc Picard is back! ~Dami’s goodbye party - send your blessings/encouragement/etc. in 4”x6” size - PM me on Ravelry as JavaPurl for our address~GGK Crafty Photo A Day Challenge - #GGKCraftyPAD - details for August here~Upcoming Events We'll Be Attending:*English Paper Piecing 101 Class - 12-October-18 What We're Watching, Reading, + Listening To - Please be aware that we do discuss recent tv show episodes that have aired in the last week or so. This is your spoiler warning!~Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery - Dami is reading~The Glass Scientists (webcomic) by Sabrina Cotungo - Dami is readingJuly/August/September Read-A-Long - 15 minutes of reading daily challenge - #GGKRAL1888 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for eBook, everyone gets $1.20 off any single pattern coupon code & 88+ days RAL virtual badge61 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for single pattern, everyone gets 61+ days RAL virtual badge~The Soul of Shame: Retelling the Stories We Believe About Ourselves by Curt Thompson - C.C. finished reading~Beautiful Bodies by Kimberly Rae Miller - C.C. finished reading~I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara - C.C. is reading~Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter #1) by J.K. Rowling - C.C. is rereading with Harry Potter & the Sacred Text podcast & Swish and Flick: An All Potter Podcast~Kinsey Millhone Series by Sue Grafton - C.C. finished reading C-E~If You Were Here by Alafair Burke - C.C. is reading~Movies - Love On Safari | Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: The Disappearing Game | A Summer To Remember | Garage Sale Mysteries: The Pandora's Box Murders~Sleepy Hollow - finished watching Season 1 & watching Season 2~Longmire - watching Season 6~Buffy the Vampire Slayer - rewatching Season 1 (#buffycraftalong)~Poldark - finished watching Series 4~Elementary - watching Season 6~Chesapeake Shores - watching Season 3~C.C.’s Favs playlist~My Favourite Murder podcast - pre-order their book Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered: The Definitive How-To Guide which releases in May 2019 ~Everything Happens with Kate Bowler podcast~Criminal podcast~Small Town Murder podcastJune/July/August Summertime & the Living is Easy AL -*Runs from 1-June through 31-August*Details - any project you knit/crochet/weave/spin that you can convince us relates to summer*No WIPS - Your project must be begun no earlier than 1-June and finished no later than 31-August*Each project of at least 20yds/18.3m that you finish and post in the Ravelry FO Thread counts as 1 entry into the giveaways. If your project is not at least 20yds/18.3m, you need to group it in a single post with other projects that together total at least 20yds/18.3m. *Feel free to poly-dip in other ALs as long as it fits in with other rules*Prizes: If you’d like to donate one, PM JavaPurl or Email us at geekygirlsknit@gmail.com Slider Gloves pattern from & designed by Natalie (ncdeanda) of Tailored—Knits That Fit PLUS the coupon code GGK10SUMMER18 good for 10% off any size order, valid from 1-June to 31-August-2018 in her Etsy shop Summer Nights bag, notions pouch, & dpn needle holder: BagsByAwesomeGrannie from Rhonda (DuellingNeedles)1 set of Hocus Pocus badges & 1 set of Practical Magic stitch markers from Julia (nimruse)The Sweater with Kathleen Dames Year One book from Kathleen (Purly) & 1 set of Hocus Pocus badges from Julia (nimruse)1 skein of Audine Wools by Knitcrate yarn in the Red Rock colourway from Knitcrate & 1 set of Hocus Pocus badges from Julia (nimruse)TARDIS pouch with Shakespeare stitch markers from GeorgeAnne (StitchingPlaza)Ginger Twist Studio Needle Gauge, Nessie Stitch Marker & 15g of Hilltop Cloud Silk HankiesRib Magazine No. 1 | PATINA from Sarah (SKeeling)*Must be a member of the Geeky Girls Knit Podcast group on Ravelry to participate*Social Media Hashtag: #GGKSummertime18*Thread will be locked the morning of 1-September and winner(s) drawn on the next podcast following that*For any and all giveaways, prizes, competitions, ALs, etc. that we host, the winner(s) have 30 days from the date of announcement (the date the podcast episode in which the winner was announced goes live) to contact us to claim their prize or it will be forfeited. If this occurs, the prize will be used for another giveaway at our discretion. Thanks for understanding!*There is a Chatter Thread on Ravelry so we can encourage each other along the way.Ask the Geeky Girls - Wendelika (Wendelika) from Oregon asks:C.C., I just saw the photo of you and the guitar that you posted on Instagram. How is the guitar playing going for you?Misc. - ~Offering online essential oils workshops every week in August. Send me an email: grande AT JavaPurlDesigns DOT com or visit OilsWithCC.com or oevent.com/OilsWithCC if you're interested.~Upcoming Podcast Release Dates Info~Support the Podcast, Become A Patron~Want another way to help support our podcast? Throughout our website, links to books, tv shows, movies, etc. are Amazon Affiliate Links. We receive a portion of what you spend when you click through our website to shop on Amazon. What we receive helps us with the costs associated with producing this podcast as well as with prizes & shipping for giveaways. Thanks in advance for your support!If you are in the UK, please click this link, Amazon.co.uk, or the banner below to shop:If you are in Canada, please click this link, Amazon.ca or the banner below to shop:~For any and all giveaways, prizes, competitions, ALs, etc. that we host, the winner(s) have 30 days from the date of announcement (the date the podcast episode in which the winner was announced goes live) to contact us to claim their prize or it will be forfeited. If this occurs, the prize will be used for another giveaway at our discretion. Thanks for understanding!Find Us Online -C.C. -~ on Ravelry as JavaPurl~ Essential Oils~ on Fitbit as user 2F8K2V~ on Instagram as cc_almonDami - ~ on Ravelry as damisdoodles~ on Fitbit as user 2Y8TJC~ on Instagram as damisdoodlesJavaPurl Designs~ C.C.'s Knitting Designs on Ravelry~ Dami's Knitting Designs on Ravelry~ JavaPurl Designs websiteGeeky Girls Knit -~ our Ravelry group ~ Geeky Girls Knit Podcast~ our Facebook page~ email us: geekygirlsknit@gmail.com~ on iTunes~ on YouTube~ Support the Podcast, Become a PatronUntil next time,Happy Knitting!

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