Episode 20: Christmas Madness

Show notes for Podcast 20

I have changed a few things around, including the intro and the music so let me know what you think.

Finished Objects

The Geeks socks are Nurturing Fibres Man Sock in the woodland colourway. Standard toe up with a slight texture stitch ( 1 purl 3 knit then 2 rows of just knit) . Fish Lips Kiss Heel and Twisted 1×1 rib.


1) Christmas socks in Electric Carnation Twinkle Sock, Pretty Treee colourway 75% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon and 5% Silver Stellina find her on Hello Pretty

Cast on for the Little Bobbins Christmas Eve knit-a-long

2) Sock Yarn Blanket I am using this pattern as a guide but with 41 stitches


I think this is how I will manage my WIP categories. I have to cast one off in that category before I can cast one on

1 Pair of socks
2 Blankets – Log cabin blanke
– Sock yarn blanket
Christmas/ Gift Knitting: My sisters hat and a toy for Titus are up first
Garment – Tau will be up first as soon as my Bonny is finished.
Design project.

My Parcel was from Gina of the wonderful Natural Yarns Shop go check her out www.naturalyarns.co.za

January yarn for the 2015-sock-a-long
Hartlam in Calvinia Sock base High twist 80% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon in New Year’s Confetti

2015 sock a month Themes
January – New year
Feburary – Valentines
March – St Patricks day
April – Easter
May – Autumn
June – Youth Day
July – Winter
August – Women’s Day
September – Spring
October – Halloween
November – Summer
December – Christmas

Thanks for watching
Happy Knitting

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