Episode 367 ~ In Which Meow Cat

published 2 weeks ago by C.C. + Damaris Almon

Show Notes:Intro - ~Welcome new members who've introduced themselves in our Ravelry GroupOn the Needles - Dami - ~persephone wrap on US6 (4mm), Wild Happy Color Authentic Base in Dami’s Muse colourwayC.C. -~Inner Peace Shawl on US4 (3.5mm), Pandia's Jewels Snug in the Supernatural colourway & Suburban Stitcher Sock in the Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park colourway~Happy Birthday Katy! Socks on US1.5 (2.5mm), Suburban Stitcher Sock in the Bashful colourway & Seven Sisters Arts Meridian in the Pink Pearl colourway~English Paper PiecingFinished Projects - Dami - ~NoneC.C. -~2019 Preemie Hat #42 on US6 (4mm), Sunsoaked Sister Everything Earth in the Rust & Pink colourways & Vidalana Dream in the Tapenade colourwayFlosstube - Beginning at timestamp 14:28Dami - ~Every Day is An Adventure by Joann’sC.C. - ~Quaker Pumpkin by The Stitcherhood ~Emily’s House - Stitch-A-Long using #pnwemilyshousesal~School of Magical Stitches and LiteratureYummies (our current favourite things) - ~Fiber Fusion Northwest~GGK Crafty Photo A Day Challenge - #GGKCraftyPAD - details for October here & for November here~Upcoming Events:*SeaMeowCon, last weekend in October, 2019*Knitting Retreat, Saturday, 9-November-19*Yarn Revolution, Sunday, 10-November-19What 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!~The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister - Dami is reading~The Glass Scientists (webcomic) by Sabrina Cotungo - Dami is readingOctober / November / December RAL - 15 minutes of reading daily challenge - #GGKRAL19* 88-92 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for eBook, everyone gets $1.20 off any single pattern coupon code & 88+ days RAL virtual badge * 61-87 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for single pattern, everyone gets 61+ days RAL virtual badge2019 RAL Yearlong Challenge~October / November / December* 92 days - 10 entries* 88-91 days - 8 entries* 61-87 days - 5 entries~All 365 days - 10 bonus entries~Modern Mrs. Darcy 2019 Reading Challenge - 6 bonus entries ~3 prize winners drawn from all the entries - each will receive yarn, a pattern, & maybe more!~Soulful Simplicity: How Living with Less Can Lead to So Much More by Courtney Carver - C.C. is reading~Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter #4) by J.K. Rowling - C.C. is rereading with Harry Potter & the Sacred Text podcast & Swish and Flick: An All Potter Podcast~In Death Series by J.D. Robb - C.C. finished reading Books 27-28~Recursion by Blake Crouch - C.C. finished reading~The Last Victim (Dr. Charlotte Stone #1) by Karen Robards - C.C. is reading~Movies - Good Witch: Curse from a Rose~Silent Witness - finished watching Series 2 and watching Series 3~Father Brown - watching Series 5~Supernatural - watching Season 15~The Flash - watching Season 6~When Hope Calls - watching Season 1~The Blacklist - watching Season 7~The DNA of Murder with Paul Holes - watching Season 1~NCIS: LA - watching Season 11~Supergirl - watching Season 5~Prodigal Son - Season 1~NCIS - Season 17~NCIS: NO - Season 6~Arrow - watching Season 8~Doc Martin - watching Series 9~My Favourite Murder podcast~Hadestown Original Broadway Cast Recording~Cabin Pressure~Indecent Original Broadway Cast RecordingSeptember/October/November Artistic Autumnal AL -*Runs from 1-September through 30-November*Details - any project you knit/crochet/weave/spin/stitch/sew that you can convince us relates to autumn*No WIPS - Your project must be begun no earlier than 1-September and finished no later than 30-November*Each project that you knit/crochet/weave/spin must be 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. For stitching/sewing projects, we’ll leave it to your best judgment. If you wanted our official ruling, PM PM JavaPurl or Email us at geekygirlsknit@gmail.com*Feel free to poly-dip in other ALs as long as it fits in with other rules (including the great podcaster craft together)*Prizes: If you’d like to donate one, PM PM JavaPurl or Email us at geekygirlsknit@gmail.comStitch Marker Sets made & donated by Julia (nimruse) of Pandia's Jewels - 3 Labyrinth, 1 Frankenstein, & 1 Bride of Frankenstein - 5 winners will each win a random set Orange Camper bag by ArtByAna from Rhonda (DuellingNeedles)Swoonish Walker (sock blank) OOAK from Eileen (Leaner)Moda Dea Sassy Stripes DK in the Polo colourway - 2 skeins from Tricia (pazscott)Satsuma Street It Always Seems Impossible Until It Is Done pattern by Jody Rice from TiltingPlanets on EtsyJust CrossStitch Volume 37, No. 5 - October 2019*Must be a member of the our Ravelry group ~ Geeky Girls Knit Podcast to participate*Social Media Hashtag: #GGKAutumn19*Thread will be locked the morning of 1-December 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 - Brittany (StitchByMoonlight) from Hawaii asks:I’ve finished 2 tiny cross stitch projects in my entire life (one as a young child and one last year) and I have a couple cross stitch and hand embroidery WIPs at the moment. You gals inspired me to pick up my floral practice embroidery project again! What Flosstube channels are your favorites to watch, especially ones that feature embroidery? Do you have any advice for novice threadies?We mention: 2 Martini Stitcher | Javagirl Stitches | Just Keep Stitchin' | Priscilla & Chelsea (The Real Housewives of Cross Stitch) | Sew Grateful | Stitch ALL the Things | Stitching the High NotesWE NEED MORE QUESTIONS!!!!Misc. - ~Support the Podcast, Become A Patron~Want another way to help support our podcast? 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Thanks for understanding!Find Us Online -C.C. -~ on Ravelry as JavaPurl~ on Fitbit as user 2F8K2V~ on Instagram as cc_almonDami - ~ on Ravelry as damisdoodles~ on Fitbit as user 2Y8TJC~ on Instagram as damisdoodlesPink Purl - ~on Instagram as pinkpurlalmonJavaPurl 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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