Tome Time Reading and Knitting Episode 14: Professional Yarn Holder

Welcome! Find us on Ravelry in the Tome Time Reading and Knitting group. Knitting content begins at  18 :34  .

I show off my book swap loot from Jessica of the Purls Before Twine podcast.

Jeanette of the Bookish Stitcher Podcast is having a book and yarn swap. Sign up by August 5th.

Enter our zipper pouch and Tuft Woolens lotion bar and sock soap sampler by telling us your favorite author in the giveaway thread in the Ravelry group. Winner will be drawn on Friday, August 13th, 2016 and announced on the next podcast, available by Sunday, August 15th, 2016. You can also enter by emailing me your favorite author at

Books: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling, Trials of Apollo by Rick Riordan. Dogster is reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling, Wings of Fire Legends: Darkstalker by Tui T. Sutherland, Minecraft Elementia: The First Order by Sean Fay Wolfe.

I will soon begin the Sweep series by Cate Tiernan for Jaclyn of the Brooklyn Knitfolk Podcast’s read-along.

Finished Objects: R2D2 socks for Dogster from Must Stash Yarns Star Wars limited edition Droids OCD2 colorway.

WIPS: Cordia Tank by Kerri Blumer out of Dream in Color Classy with Cashmere in the Bermuda Teal color, Lafitte Shawl by Denise Bell out of Lost City Knits Oak Barn Merino Lace, Raituli hat by Marja Suomela out of Vice Yarns sock yarn in Geraldo.

Future WIPS: Cafe Mocha socks by Deb Buckingham out of my Coffee sock blank from Blueberry Chick Yarns and Song of the Sea cowl by Louise Zass Bangham with my Sweet Sparrow Yarns Nuthatch in the Pure Reason colorway.

Sewing: Dogster pajama pants and giveaway zipper pouch. I will soon start working on a plaid flannel Morris Blazer from Grainline Studios.

Spinning: Tour de Fleece is over and I spun over 3 ounces of my Fat Cat Knits Blue Faced Leicester, Bamboo, and Nylon braid for two-ply sock yarn.

Training: My sprint distance triathlon is coming soon. Full race report on the blog and pics on Instagram. Go, Julie, Go! Go, everyone who wants to exercise, Go!

“Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times if one only remebers to turn on the light.”  Dumbledore

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