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His & Hers Episode 9 “Best Laid Plans”

Episode 9 “Best Laid Plans” Show Notes
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Sean: Need for Speed Shift, Little Big Planet, Dragon Age
Melissa: Pedestrian Crossing Cowl in Malabrigo Rios color Lettuce for, turning the heel on Sean’s Thermal Socks in Claudia Handpaints Boot Camp (US 2, two [...]

His & Hers Episode 6: Invisible FO’s

Show Notes in progress. 1/10/11
Sean’s Games (will link 1/11/11)
Melissa’s Projects: Pedestrian Crossing Cowl knit in Manos del Uraguay purchased at Yarn Cravin’ in Perrysburg, OH. Moody Kerchief in Malabrigo Rios, Devon sock in Bugga Dragonfly.
Visit Melissa’s Project page for photos of the Pedestrian Cowl, Marian Cowl, French Press Slippers and the Lizard Ridge FoPASS.
Devon KAL [...]

His & Hers Episode Two “No Excuses, Play Like a Champion!”

Please enjoy our second episode! It only took four takes!

Show Notes:
Rhinebeck Recap - Jerky Hut, Montezuma Cranberry Wine, Brooks Farm Duet in 9DT8, Shepherd’s Wool in Granite & Lime Green, Socks that Rock Lightweight in My Little Color Brain from The Fold, Fiber Optic Yarns Foot Notes in No. 7 Afternoon in Paris, [...]

His & Hers

Links to be added this evening after Pre-School Soccer!
Sean and I decided we wanted to do a video of us drawing the winners from the 300th blog entry contest. His schedule has be crazy the last 6 weeks so today was the first chance we had to record.
Our Videocast is a mix of fiber arts [...]

Summer Days…

The summer is already drawing to a close. The other night the temperature hit 45* and boy was it a wonderful night for sleeping! Sean’s delivery schedule is heating up and the stores are already full of back to school goodies. I love this time of year. The idea of a fresh start, new notebooks, [...]

Helmet Liner KAL Update…

Helmet Liner knitting is under way! We’ve decided to move the deadline to September 1st , since the troops we’re knitting for are now delayed to deploy sometime this fall. This means you have an extra 2 months to participate! Please see the specifications here and the pattern here.
As a thank you for your time [...]

Happy Mother’s Day

My little boy made the sweetest gift at school! He knows I love tulips, but they always spoil too quickly. These are the best flowers ever.
He and Daddy also surprised me with a new basket for my “next in line” yarn stash…
And finally, Sean gave me an amazing gift… The gift of organization! I spent [...]

The End of Summer…

Since we didn’t take a vacation this summer we decided to take Peanut to the New England Aquarium as a kind of last hurrah before our busy travel season. We left for Boston quite early, catching breakfast on the road. We opted to drive right into the city and parked in the State St. garage [...]

Just a Taste…

The roving is dry!!! We have a beautiful sunny day here and all of the roving is dry, braided and ready to ship! The shop update for Rockin’ Rovin’ will be Friday night, Feb. 1st at 11pm EDT. Color ways will be Bittersweet (as pictured), Northern Lights, Relay Rambler, and Sheri’s Favorite Coffee Place. I [...]

Hodge Podge…

Life has been super busy lately, with Hubby traveling on buisness and my dyeing wholesale and custom orders. I was able to fit in a shop update today as well.

You’ll note that two of the color ways, Poor Yorick and Cafe au Lait, are new and that Sugar Plum Fairies has become Relay Rambler in [...]