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GGKCS Podcast / FlossTube C.C. + Dami Almon

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GGKCS Podcast / FlossTube ~ the multi-generational podcast / FlossTube for fans of all things knitting, cross stitch, & geeky ~*~ Find out more on our website http://GGKCS.com

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    Episode 423 ~ In Which There’s All the Yays!

    Episode 423 ~ In Which There’s All the Yays!

    Show Notes: Intro - On the Needles - Dami - ~hat on the needles soon C.C. - ~NaKniSweMo 2020 Sinister Catdigan on US2 (2.75mm), Soundview Fiber Mill 100% Shetland Fingering in the C.C.’s Pink, Charcoal Black, & Natural colourways Project bag from Alexandra Brodt & Progress Keeper/Stitch Markers from Ann Tudor Finished Projects - Dami - ~None C.C. - ~None Flosstube - Begins at timestamp 6:47 Dami - ~None C.C. - ~Baa Baa Black Sheep by The Prairie Schooler Project bag from Tilting Planet Yummies (our current favourite things) - ~Knit Crate - Use the coupon code GEEKY20 to get 20% off of your first order! This code will only work to discount the first month of a recurring monthly subscription and any of our Shop items. ~Card & Sticker from Honeyberry Studios ~Crafty Photo A Day Challenge - #GGKCraftyPAD - details for November here & for December here What We're Watching, Reading, + Listening To - Please be aware that we do discuss recent tv show episodes that have aired in the last week or so. This is your spoiler warning! Episode 423 Bookshop List ~Harvey by Mary Chase - Dami finished reading ~The Glass Scientists (webcomic) by Sabrina Cotungo - Dami is reading October / November / December 2020 RAL - 15 minutes of reading daily challenge * 88-92 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for eBook, everyone gets $1.20 off any single pattern coupon code & 88+ days RAL virtual badge * 61-87 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for single pattern, everyone gets 61+ days RAL virtual badge * #GGKRAL20 2020 RAL Yearlong Challenge ~October / November / December * 92 days - 10 entries * 88-91 days - 8 entries * 61-87 days - 5 entries ~Read All 366 days - 10 bonus entries ~Complete the Modern Mrs. Darcy 2020 Reading Challenge - 12 bonus entries [all or none] (we'll open a thread for you to post this in December 2020) ~3 grand prize winners drawn from all the entries Grand Prize Bundle #1 CJ Kopec Creations Delight - 1 skein of Ember from Eileen Floss Organiser from Lori Bling Your String! Stitch Marker GnR Alpaca Farm floral buttons set from Hillary Honeyberry Studios Listen to your body sticker Reading badge from Hillary Bag of Random Crafting Notions Winner’s choice of 1 eBook or 4 single knitting patterns from JavaPurl Designs Winner’s choice of 1 PDF cross stitch pattern from Bendy Stitchy Designs Grand Prize Bundle #2 CJ Kopec Creations Integrity - 1 skein of Purple Passion from Eileen Floss Organiser from Lori Bling Your String! Stitch Marker GnR Alpaca Farm rainbow buttons set from Hillary Honeyberry Studios Listen to your body sticker Reading badge from Hillary Bag of Random Crafting Notions Winner’s choice of 1 eBook or 4 single knitting patterns from JavaPurl Designs Winner’s choice of 1 PDF cross stitch pattern from Bendy Stitchy Designs Grand Prize Bundle #3 Knitologie Worsted - 1 skein of Empire Floss Holders - 6 of them from Lori Pinkmakaroons Star Progress Keeper Pandia’s Jewels Illumikniti Cork Label Set Honeyberry Studios Listen to your body sticker Reading badge from Hillary Bag of Random Crafting Notions Winner’s choice of 1 eBook or 4 single knitting patterns from JavaPurl Designs Winner’s choice of 1 PDF cross stitch pattern from Bendy Stitchy Designs ~Unashamed: A Coming-Out Guide for LGBTQ Christians by Amber Cantorna - C.C. finished rereading ~Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter #5) - C.C. is rereading with Harry Potter & the Sacred Text podcast & Swish and Flick: An All Potter Podcast ~Red Rising Saga by Pierce Brown - C.C. finished reading Book 4 & is reading Book 5 ~Lucy Kincaid Series by Allison Brennan - C.C. finished reading Book 16 ~Empire of Wild by Cherie Dimaline - C.C. finished reading ~Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera - C.C. finished reading ~This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone - C.C. is reading ~Movies - White Christmas ~Monk - rewatching Seas

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    Stitch With Me ~ Episode 31 (the Would You Rather Thanksgiving Edition)

    Stitch With Me ~ Episode 31 (the Would You Rather Thanksgiving Edition)

    ~Baa Baa Black Sheep by The Prairie Schooler #CCStitchWithMePrompts ~Support the Podcast, Become A Patron ~Support the Podcast, Join us on YouTube Each week, we create a list on Bookshop of all the books we talk about in that week's episode. Bookshop is an online bookstore with a mission to financially support local, independent bookstores. If you purchase a book from our list, we earn a commission & local, independent bookstores also earn money from your purchase. ~Want another way to help support our podcast? Throughout our website, links to books, tv shows, movies, etc. are Amazon Affiliate Links. We receive a portion of what you spend when you click through our website to shop on Amazon. What we receive helps us with the costs associated with producing this podcast as well as with prizes & shipping for giveaways. Thanks in advance for your support! If you are in the UK, please click this link, Amazon.co.uk, or the banner below to shop: If you are in Canada, please click this link, Amazon.ca or the banner below to shop: ~For any and all giveaways, prizes, competitions, ALs, etc. that we host, the winner(s) have 30 days from the date of announcement (the date the podcast episode in which the winner was announced goes live) to contact us to claim their prize or it will be forfeited. If this occurs, the prize will be used for another giveaway at our discretion. Thanks for understanding! Find Us Online - C.C. - (she/her) ~ on Instagram as CC_JavaPurl Dami - (they/them) ~ on Instagram as damisdoodles Pink Purl - ~on Instagram as pinkiepurl JavaPurl Designs ~ JavaPurl Designs website GGKCS - ~ our Facebook group ~ GGKCS Podcast / FlossTube ~ our Facebook page ~ email us: ggkcspodcast@gmail.com ~ on Apple Podcasts ~ on YouTube ~ Support the Podcast, Become a Patron Until next time,

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    Episode 422 ~ In Which She’s Hypnotised by the Ring Light

    Episode 422 ~ In Which She’s Hypnotised by the Ring Light

    Show Notes: Intro - On the Needles - Dami - ~hat on the needles soon C.C. - ~NaKniSweMo 2020 Sinister Catdigan on US2 (2.75mm), Soundview Fiber Mill 100% Shetland Fingering in the C.C.’s Pink, Charcoal Black, & Natural colourways Project bag from Alexandra Brodt & Progress Keeper/Stitch Markers from Ann Tudor Finished Projects - Dami - ~None C.C. - ~None Flosstube - Begins at timestamp 11:39 Dami - ~None C.C. - ~None Yummies (our current favourite things) - ~Dami's Play ~The Nice List Box from The Black Needle Society - Use the code JAVAPURL5 for a discount on your first box of box to box subscriptions (the 6 & 12 month boxes already have a discount built in; not valid on special edition boxes. ~Color Street from Creativity by Gidge (Amy) ~Crafty Photo A Day Challenge - #GGKCraftyPAD - details for November here What We're Watching, Reading, + Listening To - Please be aware that we do discuss recent tv show episodes that have aired in the last week or so. This is your spoiler warning! Episode 422 Bookshop List ~Harvey by Mary Chase - Dami is reading ~An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins - Dami is reading ~The Shakers... (workshop versions) by Arlene Hutton ~The Glass Scientists (webcomic) by Sabrina Cotungo - Dami is reading October / November / December 2020 RAL - 15 minutes of reading daily challenge * 88-92 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for eBook, everyone gets $1.20 off any single pattern coupon code & 88+ days RAL virtual badge * 61-87 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for single pattern, everyone gets 61+ days RAL virtual badge * #GGKRAL20 2020 RAL Yearlong Challenge ~October / November / December * 92 days - 10 entries * 88-91 days - 8 entries * 61-87 days - 5 entries ~Read All 366 days - 10 bonus entries ~Complete the Modern Mrs. Darcy 2020 Reading Challenge - 12 bonus entries [all or none] (we'll open a thread for you to post this in December 2020) ~3 grand prize winners drawn from all the entries ~Shameless: A Sexual Reformation by Nadia Bolz-Weber - C.C. finished reading ~Unashamed: A Coming-Out Guide for LGBTQ Christians by Amber Cantorna - C.C. is rereading ~Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter #5) - C.C. is rereading with Harry Potter & the Sacred Text podcast & Swish and Flick: An All Potter Podcast ~Red Rising Saga by Pierce Brown - C.C. finished reading Book 4 & is reading Book 5 ~I Killed Zoe Spanos by Kit Frick - C.C. finished reading ~Road Out of Winter by Alison Stine - C.C. finished reading ~Lucy Kincaid Series by Allison Brennan - C.C. finished reading Books 13, 14, & 15, & is reading Book 16 ~Autoboyography by Christina Lauren - C.C. finished reading ~Monk - finished rewatching Season 4 & rewatching Season 5 ~The Handmaid’s Tale - finished watching Season 1 & watching Season 2 ~The Masked Singer - watching Season 4 ~Supernatural - watching Season 15 ~Star Trek: Discovery - watching Season 3 ~The Mandalorian - watching Season 2 ~The Blacklist - watching Season 8 ~NCIS: LA - watching Season 12 ~NCIS: New Orleans - watching Season 7 ~NCIS - watching Season 18 ~NEXT - watching Season 1 ~My Favourite Murder podcast ~Cabin Pressure ~Random Spotify Playlists September / October / November Artistic Autumnal AL - *Runs from 1-September through 30-November *Details - any project you knit/crochet/weave/spin/stitch/sew that you can convince us relates to autumn *No WIPS - Your project must be begun no earlier than 1-September and finished no later than 30-November *Each project that you knit/crochet/weave/spin must be at least 20yds/18.3m that you finish and post in the Facebook Group FO Thread counts as 1 entry into the giveaways. If your project is not at least 20yds/18.3m, you need to group it in a single post with other projects that together total at least 20yds/18.3m. For stitching/sewing projects, we’ll leave it to your best judgment. If you wanted our official ruling, PM email us a

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    Episode 421 ~ In Which I Have a Lot of Hope

    Episode 421 ~ In Which I Have a Lot of Hope

    Show Notes: Intro - On the Needles - ~NaKniSweMo 2020 Sinister Catdigan on US2 (2.75mm), Soundview Fiber Mill 100% Shetland Fingering in the C.C.’s Pink, Charcoal Black, & Natural colourways Project bag from Alexandra Brodt & Progress Keeper/Stitch Markers from Ann Tudor Finished Projects - ~Nothing to see here Flosstube - Begins at timestamp 10:17 ~Baa Baa Black Sheep by The Prairie Schooler Project bag from Tilting Planet Yummies (our current favourite things) - ~Dami's Play ~Color Street from Creativity by Gidge (Amy) ~Crafty Photo A Day Challenge - #GGKCraftyPAD - details for November here What We're Watching, Reading, + Listening To - Please be aware that we do discuss recent tv show episodes that have aired in the last week or so. This is your spoiler warning! Episode 421 Bookshop List October / November / December 2020 RAL - 15 minutes of reading daily challenge * 88-92 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for eBook, everyone gets $1.20 off any single pattern coupon code & 88+ days RAL virtual badge * 61-87 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for single pattern, everyone gets 61+ days RAL virtual badge * #GGKRAL20 2020 RAL Yearlong Challenge ~October / November / December * 92 days - 10 entries * 88-91 days - 8 entries * 61-87 days - 5 entries ~Read All 366 days - 10 bonus entries ~Complete the Modern Mrs. Darcy 2020 Reading Challenge - 12 bonus entries [all or none] (we'll open a thread for you to post this in December 2020) ~3 grand prize winners drawn from all the entries ~Shameless: A Sexual Reformation by Nadia Bolz-Weber - C.C. is reading ~Unashamed: A Coming-Out Guide for LGBTQ Christians by Amber Cantorna - C.C. is rereading ~The Fixed Stars by Molly Wizenberg - C.C. finished reading ~Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter #5) - C.C. is rereading with Harry Potter & the Sacred Text podcast & Swish and Flick: An All Potter Podcast ~A Deadly Education (The Scholomance #1) by Naomi Novik - C.C. is reading ~Red Rising Saga by Pierce Brown - C.C. is reading Book 4 ~A Duke, the Lady, and a Baby (Rogues and Remarkable Women #1) by Vanessa Riley - C.C. finished reading ~I Killed Zoe Spanos by Kit Frick - C.C. is reading ~Movies - The Upside ~Monk - rewatching Season 4 ~House Hunters - watching ~The Masked Singer - Season 4 ~Supernatural - watching Season 15 ~Star Trek: Discovery - watching Season 3 ~The Mandalorian - watching Season 2 ~NCIS: LA - watching Season 12 ~NCIS: New Orleans - watching Season 7 ~My Favourite Murder podcast ~Unlocking Us With Brené Brown ~Random Spotify Playlists September / October / November Artistic Autumnal AL - *Runs from 1-September through 30-November *Details - any project you knit/crochet/weave/spin/stitch/sew that you can convince us relates to autumn *No WIPS - Your project must be begun no earlier than 1-September and finished no later than 30-November *Each project that you knit/crochet/weave/spin must be at least 20yds/18.3m that you finish and post in the Facebook Group FO Thread counts as 1 entry into the giveaways. If your project is not at least 20yds/18.3m, you need to group it in a single post with other projects that together total at least 20yds/18.3m. For stitching/sewing projects, we’ll leave it to your best judgment. If you wanted our official ruling, PM email us at ggkcspodcast@gmail.com *Feel free to poly-dip in other ALs as long as it fits in with other rules *Please complete our Google form in order to help us make sure you are receiving a prize that you'll actually enjoy using. *Prizes: If you’d like to donate one, email us at ggkcspodcast@gmail.com Stitch Marker Sets made & donated by Julia of Pandia's Jewels - 1 Labyrinth & 1 Frankenstein - 2 winners will each win a random set Orange Camper bag by ArtByAna from Rhonda Just CrossStitch Volume 37, No. 5 - October 2019 Hilde’s Brew pattern by Michelle of Bendy Stitchy Designs Zipper Pouch & mini-ske

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    Stitch With Me ~ Episode 30

    Stitch With Me ~ Episode 30

    ~Baa Baa Black Sheep by The Prairie Schooler #CCStitchWithMePrompts ~Support the Podcast, Become A Patron ~Support the Podcast, Join us on YouTube Each week, we create a list on Bookshop of all the books we talk about in that week's episode. Bookshop is an online bookstore with a mission to financially support local, independent bookstores. If you purchase a book from our list, we earn a commission & local, independent bookstores also earn money from your purchase. ~Want another way to help support our podcast? Throughout our website, links to books, tv shows, movies, etc. are Amazon Affiliate Links. We receive a portion of what you spend when you click through our website to shop on Amazon. What we receive helps us with the costs associated with producing this podcast as well as with prizes & shipping for giveaways. Thanks in advance for your support! If you are in the UK, please click this link, Amazon.co.uk, or the banner below to shop: If you are in Canada, please click this link, Amazon.ca or the banner below to shop: ~For any and all giveaways, prizes, competitions, ALs, etc. that we host, the winner(s) have 30 days from the date of announcement (the date the podcast episode in which the winner was announced goes live) to contact us to claim their prize or it will be forfeited. If this occurs, the prize will be used for another giveaway at our discretion. Thanks for understanding! Find Us Online - C.C. - (she/her) ~ on Instagram as CC_JavaPurl Dami - (they/them) ~ on Instagram as damisdoodles Pink Purl - ~on Instagram as pinkiepurl JavaPurl Designs ~ JavaPurl Designs website GGKCS - ~ our Facebook group ~ GGKCS Podcast / FlossTube ~ our Facebook page ~ email us: ggkcspodcast@gmail.com ~ on Apple Podcasts ~ on YouTube ~ Support the Podcast, Become a Patron Until next time,

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    Episode 420 ~ In Which She’s Keeping the Finishing Streak Alive

    Episode 420 ~ In Which She’s Keeping the Finishing Streak Alive

    Show Notes: Intro - On the Needles - Dami - ~hat on the needles soon C.C. - ~NaKniSweMo 2020 Sinister Catdigan on US2 (2.75mm), Soundview Fiber Mill 100% Shetland Fingering in the C.C.’s Pink, Charcoal Black, & Natural colourways Project bag from Alexandra Brodt & Progress Keeper/Stitch Markers from Ann Tudor Finished Projects - Dami - ~None C.C. - ~Katy's 2020 Birthday Socks on US1.5 (2.5mm), Abstract Fiber Super Sock+ in the Thistle colourway Flosstube - Begins at timestamp 12:09 Dami - ~None C.C. - ~Hello Pumpkin by Stitching With the Housewives ~Cats and Mandalas - February by Kitty and Me Designs Project bag from Stitch Toolbox Snipattie from cattycrosstitches Needle Minder from Gecko Rouge ~Edinburgh Castle by Terra Luna Stitchery Using Pattern Keeper software on Kindle Fire 7 Needle Minder from TopKnotStitcher Project Bag from KnitRunDig Grime Guard from Crab Shack Stitchery Bitzy Bob Basic from That’s So Kelly Co. Silicone ties 30,800 / 265,824 sts complete 11.587% complete 5 / 60 pages complete Yummies (our current favourite things) - ~Yarn from Jolene ~Yarn Advent Calendar from An Caitin Beag ~Crafty Photo A Day Challenge - #GGKCraftyPAD - details for November here What We're Watching, Reading, + Listening To - Please be aware that we do discuss recent tv show episodes that have aired in the last week or so. This is your spoiler warning! Episode 420 Bookshop List ~Harvey by Mary Chase - Dami is reading ~Elephant’s Graveyard by George Brant - Dami is reading ~Venus by Suzan-Lori Parks - Dami is reading ~The Shakers... (workshop versions) by Arlene Hutton ~The Glass Scientists (webcomic) by Sabrina Cotungo - Dami is reading October / November / December 2020 RAL - 15 minutes of reading daily challenge * 88-92 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for eBook, everyone gets $1.20 off any single pattern coupon code & 88+ days RAL virtual badge * 61-87 of 92 days - 1 or more giveaways for single pattern, everyone gets 61+ days RAL virtual badge * #GGKRAL20 2020 RAL Yearlong Challenge ~October / November / December * 92 days - 10 entries * 88-91 days - 8 entries * 61-87 days - 5 entries ~Read All 366 days - 10 bonus entries ~Complete the Modern Mrs. Darcy 2020 Reading Challenge - 12 bonus entries [all or none] (we'll open a thread for you to post this in December 2020) ~3 grand prize winners drawn from all the entries ~Complex PTSD: From Surviving to Thriving by Pete Walker - C.C. is reading ~Shameless: A Sexual Reformation by Nadia Bolz-Weber - C.C. is reading ~Unashamed: A Coming-Out Guide for LGBTQ Christians by Amber Cantorna - C.C. is rereading ~Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter #5) - C.C. is rereading with Harry Potter & the Sacred Text podcast & Swish and Flick: An All Potter Podcast ~Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo - C.C. finished reading ~Dr. Greta Helsing Series by Vivian Shaw - C.C. finished reading Book 3 ~The Guild Codex: Spellbound Series by Annette Marie - C.C. finished reading Book 7 ~The Talented Miss Farwell: A Novel by Emily Gray Tedrowe - C.C. finished reading ~A Deadly Education (The Scholomance #1) by Naomi Novik - C.C. is reading ~Red Rising Saga by Pierce Brown - C.C. is reading Book 4 ~Monk - finished rewatching Season 3 ~DeafU - finished watching ~Ted Lasso - watching Season 1 ~House Hunters - watching ~The Masked Singer - watching Season 4 ~Supernatural - watching Season 15 ~Star Trek: Discovery - watching Season 3 ~The Mandalorian - watching Season 2 ~My Favourite Murder podcast ~Unlocking Us With Brené Brown ~Cabin Pressure ~Random Spotify Playlists September / October / November Artistic Autumnal AL - *Runs from 1-September through 30-November *Details - any project you knit/crochet/weave/spin/stitch/sew that you can convince us relates to autumn *No WIPS - Your project must be begun no earlier than 1-September and finished no later than 30-November *Each project

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