Episode 023: All The Games

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2015 Game Challenges, knitting, spinning, One Night Ultimate Werewolf

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Fiber & Dice Episode 023: Play All the Games

All. The. Contacts.

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Peaks

  1. Good holidays
  2. Holding a sweet baby
  3. Getting musk ox from Denmark
  4. Blending board – http://www.woolery.com/Store/pc/Ashford-Blending-Board-p12407.htm#.VKSqGCvF-So
  5. Podcast is now a family project

Pitfalls

  1. Stall on my advent shawl
  2. Slicing my thumb open
  3. Miscounting washcloths
  4. Electricity and heater drama

Mountain of Conquered Things

  1. Christmas Gift Washcloths based on Yarn Harlot’s One Row Scarf Pattern – 56 total! – http://www.yarnharlot.ca/blog/archives/2006/10/12/one_row_handspun_scarf.html
  2. Improvised phone case
  3. Punk batt yarn – http://stores.fatcatknits.com/batts/

Climbing the Mountain

  1. Advent scarf – http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/advent-calendar-scarf-2014

 

Base Camp

  1. Chemo hat
  2. Fat Cat Knits Electra on Panda Base – http://stores.fatcatknits.com/electra-1/
  3. Fat Cat Knits London Fog on variegated BFL – http://stores.fatcatknits.com/london-fog-1/

 

Gamerly News

Challenges

  1. Play 365 games in 2015
  2. Fiber and Dice Challenge – #FiberAndDice
    • Join the Fiber & Dice Ravelry Group – you must be a member of the group to win.
    • Introduce yourself on the Fiber and Dice Instagram Challenge thread, tell us your Instagram handle (and your real name if you would like). Post a picture of your game shelf if you would like! (We call these Shelfies).
    • Post pictures to Instagram when you knit and game at the same time.
    • Add the hashtag #FiberAndDice (You may double or triple tag photos if they qualify for my other challenges).
    • Drawing is monthly for a $6 or less pattern on Ravelry
  3. 2x2x12 Challenge – #FiberAndDice2x2
    • Join the Fiber & Dice Ravelry Group you must be a member of the group to win.
    • Introduce yourself on the 2x2x12 Gaming Instagram Challenge thread, tell us your Instagram handle (and your real name if you would like) and let us know what games you are playing (this can be done in the same post, edited month by month).
    • Play both those games twice that month.
    • Post a photo of gameplay to Instagram.
    • Add the hashtag #FiberAndDice2x2 (You may double and triple hashtag these photos with my other gaming challenges if they meet the requirements.)
    • It is not necessary to complete the challenge to be eligible. Every hashtagged photo is one entry.
    • We will draw at the end of the year for one winner of $30 in games from Amazon.
    • This was borrowed from Billi and Nikki Ebright’s challenge on Board Game Geek. Feel free to enter in both places if you’d like to. (Note that their rules for prizes vary from mine.) http://boardgamegeek.com/geeklist/182868/2015-gaming-challenge-2-x-2-x-12-get-em-table-chal
  4. 10×10 in 2015 Challenge – #FiberAndDice10x10
    • Join the Fiber and Dice Ravelry Group  – you must be a member of the group to win.
    • Introduce yourself in the 10x10x2015 Gaming Instagram Challenge thread, tell us your Instagram handle (and your real name if you would like) and let us know what 10 games you are going to play 10 times each this year.
    • Post a photo of each gameplay to Instagram.
    • Add the hashtag #FiberAndDice10x10
    • It is not necessary to complete the challenge to be eligible. Every hashtagged photo is one entry. (You may double and triple hashtag these photos if they are eligible for my other challenges.)
    • We will draw at the end of the year for one winner of $60 in games from Amazon.
    • This was borrowed from Sarah Reed’s challenge on Board Game Geek. Feel free to enter in both places if you’d like to.
    • Note – rules for prizes vary between my challenge and the Board Game Geek challenge

You may win a pattern throughout the year and still be eligible for the Game Prizes at the end.

You may not win both Game Prizes or more than one pattern. I will draw for the 10×10 prize first and then the 2×2 prize.

 

Featured Game: One Night Ultimate Werewolf   http://www.beziergames.com/oneniulwe.html

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