Down Cellar Studio Podcast

Thank you for tuning into Episode 75! Please visit my website at

This week's segments included:

  • Off the Needles
  • On the Needles
  • From the Armchair
  • Crafty Adventures
  • Events
  • On a Happy Note
  • Ask Me Stuff
  • Pigskin Party KAL

Off the Needles

Crochet Leavesimage
  • Yellow/Mustard- worsted- G hook
  • Orange Leaf- sport weight- G hook
  • Mustard Leaf- fingering- C hook
  • Yarn: All leftover yarn
  • Pattern: Fall Leaves by Michelle @ The Painted Hinge
  • Quick, satisfying project! 
  • Yarn: Mia Bella. Disco Diva Base- Merino, Nylon Stellina mix. SUPER SOFT even with a good bit of sparkle.
  • No pattern: Detailed notes in my project page.
  • US 1 for ribbing, US 2 for body.
  • Yarn: Dragonfly Fibers, Djinni Sock base (MCN)
  • Needles: US 1.5
  • Pattern: OMG Heel Pattern by Megan Williams
  • Pattern: Amigurumi Spike the Dragon by Little Muggles
  • Yarn: leftover Impeccable Loops and Threads
  • Hook: G
  • Pattern: Hug Monster by Linda Salant
  • Yarn: White Birch Fiber arts- Electric Slide colorway- leftover from Rhinebeck socks
  • Hook: C 2.75mm
  • Pattern: Updated Parkskin Slippers by Joan James
  • Needles: US 8
  • Yarn: Cascade 220 Superwash. Hunter Green.
  • Pattern: Robot Boy and Girl by Ana Paula Rimoli 
  • The Big Book of Little Amigurumi
  • Hook: C 3.75 mm 
  • Yarn: Worsted weight scrap yarn

On The Needles

  • Yarn: Mint Rain in Witch's Brew Colorway
  • Needles: US 1.5
  • Pattern: OMG Heel by Megan Williams 

From the Armchair


Crafty Adventures

Sewing with Emelyn (age 11). She's preparing for a kids craft fair event. She's turning old jeans into bean bags aka Jean bagsimage
Aila finished first weaving project. She's excited to start again! image


On a Happy Note

  • Met my cousins son, Montgomery, at family gathering. He was wearing sweater I made him. image
    • New quilt from aunt who passed away. 
    • At funeral was given an afghan my dad's dad's mother made. (I said, my dad's dad in the recording. That's incorrect. It was dad's maternal grandmother)
  • Will and Aila sleepoverimageimage
  • Wood Chopping Weekendimage


Ask Me Stuff:
erelsi on Rav asked: Ok, this might be an odd question for most Ravelers, but… could you talk a little about how you build, manage, and use your stash?
Pigskin Party
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Announced all prizes, and winners of September Bingo, Participation and Interception Prizes. Tune in to hear if you won!
October interception 
  • Knit/Crochet a stuffie, any animal, doll, creature etc.(does not necessarily have to be an actual mascot) - 100 Interception pts.
  • (Optional) Knit/crochet an outfit in your favorite NFL/ College/ High School team colors for your stuffie)- Additional 100 Interception pts.

For full rules and details check out this thread.

Thanks for listening!

Direct download: Episode_75-_Wood_Chopping_Season.mp3
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