Wed, 28 January 2015
The Knit Surfers discuss about how it feels to be wrapped in a Heart blanket, you'll never forget that somebody loves you!
Kelie talks about her meditation class focusing on Loving Kindness or Metta meditations. She mentions the Insight Meditation Timer app available.
Loving Kindness phrases:
May I/you be well in body and mind
May I/you be peaceful and at ease
May I/you be content with whatever is happening
May I/you be filled with loving kindness
Kelie's Current Projects:
Follow Your Arrow 2 - She's started Clue 2 and chose the Clue B option
Samen Shawl - It's her on the go project and she's on the fourth wedge
Social Network socks - A Lucy Neatby pattern, this is to replace the sock that was lost back in 2013
Nancy and Kelie discuss how they pick a yarn for socks and different properties of yarn. Yarn twist, nylon or not, Singles vs Plied. In 2009, they both knitted the Vogue Raglan and they used Brown Sheep Burlyspun which is a bulky single. It was the first knitalong in Common Threads.
Nancy mentions the Creature Comfort Cardi knitalong and Dorothy's gorgeous cabled sweater she made by over-dying Plymouth superwash merino yarn.
Nancy hopes to get the sleeves on a top she's working on out of the Lang Ella yarn.
Check out the videos Nancy's made on the video page.
Nancy – Knitsurfer
Kelie – Khalila