Monday, October 21, 2019

Episode 39: A Very My-So Called Handmade Life Camping Trip

This is where I record the eleventy billionth knitting podcast.



On the blog: www.myso-calledhandmadelife.com
On ravelry as mamatronic: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/mamatronic?set=&columns=&view=thumbnail&page=&sort=status%20completed_%20status_changed_&search=
On Instagram as mysocalledhandmadelife: https://www.instagram.com/mysocalledhandmadelife/

My Question for you: See last episode. Also have you ever camped solo? Where would you like to go?

Stuff I mention in Episode 39:

Brady Tabu: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kh9dRcga8YE
Best Brady Camping episode that I do my best to imitate, only with an alligator cutout instead of a bear: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bFa-MSro9S4
A Very Brady Renovation: https://www.hgtv.com/shows/a-very-brady-renovation

The Caddo of East Texas: https://www.legendsofamerica.com/caddo-tribe/
camping Trips on my blog: https://www.myso-calledhandmadelife.com/search/label/camping
Basket sold by A Homespun House: https://ahomespunhouse.com/product-category/handmade-baskets/
Color Craze by Tamy Gore: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/color-craze
Bluebird progress keeper from Cedar River Knits: https://www.etsy.com/shop/CedarRiverKnits
Dirty Lace by Libby Jonson: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/dirty-lace
slipped stitch socks knit in Regia Pairfect, Cinamon: https://schachenmayr.com/en/yarns/regia-pairfect
Ready Player One socks: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/mamatronic/smooth-operator-socks-9
Twice as Nice by Knit Picks: https://www.knitpicks.com/twice-as-nice-modern-traditional-holiday-decor/p/33541
Fully Spun, Vintage Christmas: https://fullyspun.com
Wool of the Andes in Holly Berry, Aurora Heather, Blossom Heather, Tranquil, and Bare: https://www.knitpicks.com/yarn/wool-of-the-andes-worsted-yarn/c/5420103

@ardently_jeca has also made a MATH hat: https://www.instagram.com/ardently_jeca/
Guthrie by Caitlin Hunter: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/guthrie
knit in SpinCycle Dyed in the Wool, Mississippi Marsala: https://spincycleyarns.com/collections/dyed-in-the-wool-sport-weight
Cascade 220 sport in natural: https://www.amazon.com/Womans-Guide-Wild-Complete-Handbook/dp/1632170051/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=woman+guide+to+the+wild&qid=1571684543&s=books&sr=1-1

Woman's Guide to the Wild: https://www.amazon.com/Womans-Guide-Wild-Complete-Handbook/dp/1632170051/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=woman+guide+to+the+wild&qid=1571684543&s=books&sr=1-1

My Julia Sweater by Wool and the Gang: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/mamatronic/julia-sweater






Friday, October 4, 2019

Episode 38: A Couple of Non-Knitting Confessions

This is where I record the eleventy billionth knitting podcast.



On my blog: www.myso-calledhandmadelife.com
On instagram as @mysocalledhandmadelife: https://www.instagram.com/mysocalledhandmadelife/
On Ravelry as mamatronic: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/mamatronic?set=&columns=&view=thumbnail&page=&sort=status%20completed_%20status_changed_&search=

My question for you: How many sweaters have you knit? Have you broken 100? What is your favorite sweater?

Stuff I mention in Episode 38:

Hurricane Harvey was a jerk- before and afters of Houston: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/aug/29/before-and-after-images-show-how-hurricane-harvey-swamped-houston

my Sodotna Crop on blog: http://www.myso-calledhandmadelife.com/2019/09/soldotna-crop.html

on ravelry: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/mamatronic/soldotna-crop

in Mockingbird Fiber Co.: https://www.mockingbirdfiberco.com

BIPoCMAL2019 with @desamour: https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/bipocmal2019/

Color Craze by Tamy Gore: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/color-craze

Rustic minis by A Homespun House: https://ahomespunhouse.com

Knit Picks Hawthorne, silverton: https://www.knitpicks.com/yarn/hawthorne-tonal-hand-paint/c/5420312

Vogue Ultimate Knitting Book: https://www.amazon.com/Vogue®-Knitting-Ultimate-Book-Completely/dp/1942021690

Andrea Mowry brioche tutorial setup: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qaL08B2BP0o

and brioche after setup: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fnPwH7DSYTo

Ad Astra movie: https://www.vox.com/culture/2019/9/19/20872495/ad-astra-review-brad-pitt-god-tracy-k-smith

Ready Player One colorway by Must Stash Yarn: https://muststashshop.com

knit into Smooth Operator by Susan B. Anderson: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/smooth-operator-socks

Ready Player One by Ernest Kline: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B004J4WKUQ/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?_encoding=UTF8&btkr=1

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Goldfinch_(novel)

The Goldfinch movie: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3864056/

Your Silent Face-  New Order: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=so-L12LFRR8

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates: https://www.amazon.com/Between-World-Me-Ta-Nehisi-Coates-ebook/dp/B00SEFAIRI/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2AHRFU959AJSX&keywords=between+the+world+and+me&qid=1570128557&s=digital-text&sprefix=between%2Cdigital-text%2C173&sr=1-1

Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07NKMZT7T/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?_encoding=UTF8&btkr=1

Rotting my brain (No, I did not read this article.): https://www.thewrap.com/bh90210-finales-season-2-jennie-garth-tori-spelling-beverly-hills-90210-reboot/

...that was mostly rotted already from this: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0098749/

and completely annihilated with this: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6398184/

Pocket Full of Posy Blanket by Purl Soho: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/pocket-full-of-posy-blanket

Marley by Andrea Mowry: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/mamatronic/marley

Wraparound shawl clasp: https://www.purlandhank.com/shop-online/21newlr0ovtdoxj3pvjb4g8d4ppgpa

Stocking pattern book Twice as Nice by Knit Picks: https://www.knitpicks.com/twice-as-nice-modern-traditional-holiday-decor/p/33541

Wool of the Andes in Hollyberry, Aurora Heather, Tranquil, Bare, and Blossom Heather: https://www.knitpicks.com/yarn/wool-of-the-andes-worsted-yarn/c/5420103

Vintage Christmas dyed by Fully Spun: https://fullyspun.com

Bolgatanga Basket from A Homespun House: https://ahomespunhouse.com/product-category/handmade-baskets/

Bike Baskets by House of Talents: http://houseoftalents.com

Nelsonwood ergonomic carved crochet hook, Brazilian Kingwood: https://www.nelsonwood.net/#/

Knitting in the Hills Retreat Scholarship instagram post: https://www.instagram.com/p/B2zYBBHJvKP/

Knitting in the Hills Retreat Scholarship form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScAXP39nuU-1beu0xLnPDzIiHwk3eT9peyVWAPu9uL2LmcIDw/viewform

DFW Fiberfest Scholarship info on instagram: https://www.instagram.com/p/B24naKspc79/

Guthrie by Boylandknitworks progress: https://www.ravelry.com/projects/mamatronic/guthrie

knit in Spin Cycle Mississippi Marsala: https://spincycleyarns.com/collections/dyed-in-the-wool-sport-weight

and Cascade 220: http://www.cascadeyarns.com/cascade-Cascade220.htm

Columbia by Dawn Barker: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/columbia-shawl

to knit in Chasing Rabbits Fiber: https://www.chasingrabbitsfiber.com

Siki Shawl by Dawn Henderson: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/siki-shawl

Marled Patons Kroy: https://www.ravelry.com/yarns/library/patons-north-america-kroy-socks-ragg-shades

Ghost Horses by Boylandknitworks: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ghost-horses

to knit in Crazy Zauberball: http://www.skacelknitting.com/s.nl/sc.2/category.39954/.f

and Brooklyn Tweed Loft: https://brooklyntweed.com/products/loft

Unda by Lesley Anne Robinson: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/unda-2

Cobaltoan also by Lesley: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/cobaltoan

Coffee at the Grand by Lesley Anne Robinson: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/coffee-at-the-grand

Convergency by Romi Hill: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/convergency

Ponte di Rialto by Romi Hill: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ponte-di-rialto

Bijouterie by Romi: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/bijouterie

Crochet hoop earrings by STL Stylings Crochet: https://stlstylingscrochet.com

Best Knits Vol. 2: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/sources/westknits-bestknits-number-2-sweaters/patterns

Lisa of Carol's Daughter on Kristy Glass Knits: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rByUE1xDXI

Carol's Daughter site: https://www.carolsdaughter.com