Fiber Coven Podcast

Episode 35: Longest Acquisitions Segment Ever

June 8, 2021

News: The Stripes in Space Shawl MKAL has officially blasted off and will run through the end of July!  See our social media and Patreon posts to lean more!

 

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/stripes-in-space-mkal

 

We will have our travel vlog content available for free on the Fiber Coven YouTube channel in the upcoming weeks.

 

Emily’s partner is helping start up the Louisville Jazz Initiative, which is striving to bring both Jazz music education and live Jazz performances to those who normally don’t have access to Jazz instruction and/or performances.  If you can help them out financially, they have a matching fund from Churchill Downs so your contribution will automatically be doubled!

 

http://louisvillejazzinitiative.com/

 

FO: None!

 

 

WIPS:

Emily - Vanilla socks, toe up, in Valkyrie Fibers High Twist BFL, Spearmint Tea and Witch’s Brew colorways

- Sock yarn slouchy beanie design in progress using a Storybook Yarn OOAK sock blank in the Jazz colorway http://www.knitsandknotstahoe.com/

 

 

Lauren - Vanilla socks, toe up, in handspun Valkyrie Fibers Sock Top fiber base

- Ripple Crop Top by Jessie Maed Designs in handspun https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ripple-crop-top

 

 

Acquisitions: We bought too much stuff in the City...

 

City Lights Booksellers and Publishers - citylights.com

  • Notes of a Native Son by James Baldwin
  • Women, Race, and Class by Angela Y. Davis
  • The Ethics of Opting Out, Queer Theory’s Defiant Subjects by Mari Ruti
  • Witches, Sluts, Feminists, Conjuring the Sex Positive by Kristen J. Sollee
  • The Occult, Witchcraft, and Magic, an Illustrated History by Christopher Dell
  • The Birth of BeBop, A Social And Musical History by Scott DeVeaux

 

Japantown https://www.sfjapantown.org/

https://usa.kinokuniya.com/stores-maido-san-francisco-2f

 

Maido Stationary and Gifts

  • Leuchtturm1917 softcover, slim, lined notebook in the Emerald color
  • Leuchtturm1917 Pen Loop, one in Emerald, Gold, and Purple
  • Leuchtturm1917 Dotted, hardback notebook in Purple
  • Baron Fig, Confidant, dot grid, hardcover mini notebook
  • Tombow N00 and 922 brush markers
  • Micron PN black pen
  • Mossery Dotted Notebooks, one in a colorful celestial pattern and one with lunar/fates art
  • Momiji Iroshizuku ink from Pilot
  • Emott Ever Fine 0.4, 5 colors No. 7  from Mistubishi Pencil Co.
  • I’m Just Here For The Dumplings sticker
  • Stickii Club stickers, one peachy penguin sheetand one witchy creatures one
  • Tiny Tarot deck

 

Books Kinokuniya

- Ghibli ArtCrystal Jigsaw 126 pieces mini puzzles, one Kiki’s Delivery Service, one My Neighbor Totoro, and one Spirited Away one

  • Various sticker packs
  • Aggretsuko blind box plushie
  • HamEgg2 blind box
  • Sumikkogurashi blind box

 

Presents from our friend Yelley!

  • Mini Stickers
  • Kitty progress keepers
  • Burt’s Bees Cuticle Cream
  • Loome, mini loom for smol weaves or making tassels
  • Witchy washi tape
  • Polvoron treats

 

Lamy www.lamy.com

  • Safari, extra fine nib in Pink
  • Studio, medium nib in Turquoise

 

Firebird Yarns http://firebirdyarns.com/

  • Mitchell’s Creations, Lagniappe Sock Base, Drunken Unicorn colorway (we got one each and decided that we needed matching PRIDE themed Ripple Bralettes) www.mitchellscreations.com
  • Fully Spun mini skein, Sock Fingering base, in The Raven colorway fullyspun.com

 

My Favorite https://myfavoritesf.com/

  • various greeting cards
  • So many stickers but our favorites are from local Bay Area artis Le Petit Elefant lepetitelefant.com
  • Tiny Buffalo Plaid Travel Case

 

Dim Sum/Chinatown recommendations

  • Good Mong Kok
  • Hang Ah

 

 

Occult Corner: we talk about the book Emily got (Sluts, Witches, Feminists) and talked about the witch archetype and the various portrayals of witchcraft in Star Wars.  Psssst, Jedi are just space wizards...

 

 

Shameless Self Promotion:

 

The pre order listing for Quarter 3 of the Power of the Full Moon Club is now available in Emily’s Etsy shop!!! https://www.etsy.com/shop/KittyWithACupcake

 

 

The Stripes in Space MKAL is open to pre order in Emily’s Ravelry shop https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/stripes-in-space-mkal

 

Or you can email fibercoven@gmail.com to get set up with a PayPal invoice and email delivery of the pattern

 

Lauren is having a shop update with a bunch of one of a kind sock blanks on Sunday 6/6 at 9am pacific.  https://www.etsy.com/shop/ValkyrieFibersTahoe

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