The Knitting Bookworm Podcasts

Here you can find links to each youtube video and the show notes for each episode. They are organized by date with the newest episode at the top of the page. Enjoy!

MAY 2017 

Episode 6: Then End is Near

Intro

Welcome to returning folks, thank you to subscribers

I am Myra and I am filming in South Western CT, where I live with my husband, Scott, and our black cat, Verin.

Social Media

Instagram- myra_elizabeth

Ravelry- Myra Beth

Group – Knitting Bookworm Podcast

Blog- myrabethheitman.com

Half Objects

-tweed socks

Vanilla, no pattern

KnitPicks Stroll Tweed 65% Superwash Merino, 25% Nylon, 10% Donegal

Colorway: Garnet Heather

Needle US 1 Chiagoo Red Lace

Works in Progress                       

-Scott’s Cardigan

Classic Oak by Alexandra Charlotte Dafoe

Silver yarn from Hobby Lobby

-My Pull-over

Berroco Vintage DK

Future Knits:

-Sophie Cardigan by Jennifer Wood

Stash Acquisitions

Knit Pick Preciosa Tonal Worsted

100% Merino, single ply

273 yards, 100 grams

Colorway: Sasquatch

What I am reading

-A Memory of Light Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson

-The Voyage of the Dawn Treader C.S. Lewis

Episode 5: The State of my WIPs 

Intro

Welcome to returning folks, thank you to subscribers

 

I am Myra and I am filming in South Western CT, where I live with my husband, Scott, and our black cat, Verin.

 

Social Media

Instagram- myra_elizabeth

Ravelry- Myra Beth

Group – Knitting Bookworm Podcast

Finished Objects

-Birthday socks

Hawthorn Pearl

Vanilla socks 64 stitches

-Treccia Hat

Treccia by Michele Wang

Voolenvine yarns Blitzed base

Colorway Taiga  

Works in Progress                       

-Scott’s Cardigan

Classic Oak by Alexandra Charlotte Dafoe

Silver yarn from Hobby Lobby

-My Pull-over

Berroco Vintage DK

Future Knits:

-Daughter Heir Socks by SammiLynn

-Amy Shawl by Romi Hill

 

Stash Aquisitions

Wool Ease gift from Mom

 

What I am reading

-A Memory of Light Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson

-The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe C.S. Lewis

-Murder on the Orient Express Agatha Christi

 

Episode 4: I’m Back….With a Shadow

Intro

Welcome to returning folks, thank you to subscribers

 

I am Myra and I am filming in South Western CT, where I live with my husband, Scott, and our black cat, Verin.

 

Social Media

Instagram- myra_elizabeth

Ravelry- Myra Beth

Group – Knitting Bookworm Podcast

Finished Objects

-Birthday Socks

Knitpicks stroll tweed

US 2

 

Works in Progress                       

-Scott’s Cardigan

Classic Oak by Alexandra Charlotte Dafoe

Silver yarn from Hobby Lobby

-My Pull-over

Berroco Vintage DK

-Birthday socks

Hawthorn Pearl

Vanilla socks 64 stitches

-Treccia Hat

Treccia by Michele Wang

Voolenvine yarns Blitzed base

Colorway Taiga  

Future Knits:

-snowmelt shawl

 

Stash Aquisitions

None

 

What I am reading

-Towers of Midnight Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson

-The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe C.S. Lewis

 

Episode 3: Long Overdue 

Intro

Welcome to returning folks, thank you to subscribers

 

I am Myra and I am filming in South Western CT, where I live with my husband, Scott, and our black cat, Verin.

 

Social Media

Instagram- myra_elizabeth

Ravelry- Myra Beth

Group – Knitting Bookworm Podcast

Blog Posts

Sewn Bind off

 

Finished Objects

-My socks

Started as Elizabeth’s socks

Vanilla

Northern Lights Color way

US 1 Clover bamboo

-Scott’s Cowl

Croielle Cowl Leony Thornley

Stroll tonal Thunderhead, heartfelt

Knit picks interchangeables

US 4

-Mom’s Sweater

No Pattern

Wool of the Andes

Marble Heather

Knit picks interchangeable

US 8

Half Objects

-My Socks

Daughter Heir by Sammi Lynn

Malibrgo Sock- Tizano Red

US 1.5

 

Works in Process

-Scott’s Cardigan

Classic Oak Cardigan Alexandra Charlotte Dafoe

Silver colorway from Hobby Lobby

US 7

-Scott’s Argyle Socks

Free vintage patterns

Altered-life line snaf-fou

Stroll various colorways

US 1.5

 

My pull-over

Improvised pattern

Berroco Vintage DK

US 6

Knitpicks interchangeable

 

-The Uterus

Pattern: http://www.birthsource.com/scripts/article.asp?articleid=385

Stash Acquisitions

-Voolenvine Yarns

Taiga Blitzed base

– Cascade Heritage Yarns

Grey?

 

What I’m reading

The Gathering Storm  by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson

The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis

Walking Ghosts by Stevan Dudley

Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

MARCH 2017

Episode 2: All the WIPs I Haven’t Touched 

Intro

Welcome to returning folks, thank you to subscribers

I am Myra and I am filming in South Western CT, where I live with my husband, Scott, and our black cat, Verin.

Social Media

Instagram- myra_elizabeth

Ravelry- Myra Beth

Group – Knitting Bookworm Podcast

Blog Posts

Let’s Create a sock recipe: Toe-up vs. Cuff-down

I am currently working on a post about different sock heels

What am I wearing

Hand Knit Socks

Finished Objects

-Sarah’s Socks

Pattern: Toe up vanilla

Yarn: Hawthorn Speckle

Colorway: Blueberry Speckle 80/20 wool/ polyamide

Needles: Chiagoo red lace US 2

Works in Progress                       

-Scott’s Argyle

Pattern: Free Vintage Knits

Yarn: KnitPicks Stroll

Colorways: Navy, Ash, Dusk, Forest Heather

Needles: Addi Turbo US 1.5

-Elizabeth’s Socks

Pattern: My Vanilla socks

Yark: Stroll Hand Painted and The Green Stuff

Colorways: Northern Lights and green

Needles: bamboo US 1

-Scott’s Cowl

Pattern: Croielle Cowl by Leonie Thornley

Yarn: Knit Picks Stroll Tonal 75/25 Superwash Merino/ Nylon

Colorways: Thunderhead (grey) and Heartfelt (Red)

Needles: Knitpicks Caspian interchangeables US 4, 3.5mm  

Future Knits:

-Find your Fade Shawl

Stash Aquisitions

– Garnet Heather Stroll Tweed

-Thirst Heather Stroll Tweed

-Heartfelt Stroll Tonal

-Thunderhead Stroll Tonal

-The Pearl Hawthorne

What I am reading

-Wheel of Time, book 11, Knife of Dreams

-Murder on the Orient Express

 

 

Episode 1: My Very First Podcast!

Show Notes

Intro

Welcome to the Knitting Bookworm Podcast

I’m Myra and I am filming in South Western CT. We are about  20 minutes from the NY state line. I live here with my husband, Scott, and our cat, Verin.

Social Media:

Instagram- myra_elizabeth

Ravelry- Myra Beth

Group – Knitting Bookworm Podcast

 

What I am Wearing

-This is the first sweater that I knit.

Pattern: Nina’s design a sweater class on the Knitpicks youtube channel

Yarn: Wool of the Andes 1100% Peruvian Highland Wool (Not the SuperWash version)

Colorway: Baltic Heather

 

Finished Objects

-Mom’s Sock

Pattern: My vanilla sock pattern, which you can find on ravelry

Yarn: Mystery Alpaca blend, and Skeinny Dipping Cannonball sock, 80/20 SuperWash Merino/ Nylon

Colorway: Cream? And Frostbite

-My Mercury Socks

Pattern: Mercury Socks by Kim Drotar

Yarn: Knitpicks Hawthorn Speckle 80/20 SuperWash Fine Highland Wool/ Polyamaide

Colorway: Blueberry speckle

 

Half Objects

-Daughter Heir Socks

Pattern:The Daughter Heir by SammiLynn

Yarn: Malabrigo Sock SuperWash Merino

Colorway: Tiziano Red

 

Works in Progress

-E’s Socks

Pattern: Vanilla toe up, w/ Fish lips Kiss heel

Yarn: KnitPicks Hawthorn Speckle

Colorway: Blueberry speckle

Needles: Chiagoo Red lace US 2, 2.75mm

-Scott’s Cardigan

Pattern: Classic Oak Cardigan by Alexandra Charlotte Dafoe

Yarn: Hobby Lobby Yarn Bee Brushworks, 80/20 Acrylic/ Alpaca

Colorway: Silver

Needles: US 7 also hand me down from grandma

-Mom’s Sweater

Pattern: Basic top down raglan pullover

Yarn: Wool of the Andes Superwash

Colorway: Marble Heather

Needles: Nickle Plated Knitpicks interchangeables and Knitpicks fixed circular US 8, 5 mm

-T’s Sock

Pattern: Short Sweet Ankle Socks, not on ravelry yet

Yarn: Who Know’s but it’s pretty

Colorway: rainbow????

Needles: dpns US 1.. Hand me down from Grandma

-My Calendula Cable socks

Pattern: Calendula Cable Socks by Wollhuhn

Yarn: Mystery but I found it at my LYS and promptly forgot the name

Colorway: good question

Needles: These are just spare needles that I’m using as stitch holders

 

Future Knits

-Scott’s Cowl

Pattern:Croieile Cowl by Leonie Thornley

Yarn: KnitPicks Stroll Tonal 75/25 SuperWash Merino/ Nylon

ColorWay: Thunderhead (grey) Heartfelt (red)

-Owl Cardigan

Pattern: Owl Cardigan by Mari Chiba (Knitting Wizardry by Interweave)

Yarn: Berroco Vintage DK 52/40/8 Acrylic, Wool, Nylon

Colorway: 2182, deep purple-ie red

 

Stash Acquisitions

-None, we’ve had some weather here in the NE and there are several things I am waiting for in the mail.

 

What I’m Reading

-Wheel of Time, book ten, Crossroads of Twilight by Robert Jordan

-Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie