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The 42nd Stitch Podcast

Mar 4, 2021

Current Productions (1:24)

Continued working on the foot of Dad’s Socks (Ravelry Link) in HueLoco’s “Grey Cuckcoo Silkie Rooster” set from the Backyard Chicken Collection

Progress on of the Hearthstone Pullover (Ravelry Link) #42ndStitchONWKAL in Lisa Souza Dyeworks Polwarth Silk DK in “Pesto” 

Almost finished the first of the Reveurs Socks (Ravelry Link) by Cheryl Eaton from the Operation Sock Drawer Book in Little Skein in the Big Wool Smooth Sock “Swing Left”

Cast on for the Wildcat Socks(Ravelry Link)in Lola Bean Yarn Co. Wax Bean in “The City So Nice They Named it Twice”

Swatched for the Paloma Pullover (Ravelry Link) by Espace Tricot in Lady Dye Yarns Superwash DK in “Georgia Pecan”

Finished the Tectonic Pullover (Ravelry Link) photographs to come later this week.

My Strongest Suit (14:46)

Worsted Boxy (Ravelry Link)

Aumangea (Ravelry Link)

Purple Payne (Ravelry Link)

Sidewinder Slouch (Ravelry Link)

Tectonic Pullover (Ravelry Link)

As well as assorted hand knit socks every day

Events (16:42) 

March Spotify Playlist: A Little Spring in Your Step goes LIVE on March 6, 2021

Stitches at Home: March 13 & 14, 20 & 21

Stitches West 2022 in Sacramento, CA March 3-6, 2022

Open A New Window KAL #42ndstitchONWKAL January 1st – March 31st

Hey Look Me Over (20:10)

Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill starring Audra McDonald

NPR link about the origins of Strange Fruit

Mention of The United States vs. Billie Holiday

Correction: Andra Day was not only nominated, but also WON the Golden Globe  for her portrayal of Billie Holiday.

Mention of Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

Mention of Bessie

Little Known Facts (34:03)