Episode 99: 99 Skeins of Yarn on the Wall

Show Notes: February 21, 2015

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Kari a.k.a. JadedKnitter on Ravelry

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

FO’s

Lynne:

A Hat Fit for a Boyfriend by Stephanie Nicole for charity in Red Heart Super Saver in Gold and Claret on size 4.5mm (US7)

Sue:

Mitt test Elsa knit for Angela of Delusional Knitter Designs, using Berroco Ultra Alpaca on size 4 mm (US6)

Poking around on the Needles:

Sue:

Pin Striped Socks by Julia Swart out of Lollipop yarn in the Downton Abbey colourway on size 2.5mm (US1.5)

H.G. Fingerless Mitts  by by Zhora Designs in yarn I am testing for Vivid Fibre Arts, MCN in the Horizon colourway on size 2 mm (US0)

Barn Raising square out of unknown blue yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2). Pattern is by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book.

Lynne:

Zilver by Lisa Mutch, out of Lisa Souza Hardtwist Merino in Denim on size 4.5mm (US7)

Lyn’s Round Ripple Baby Afghan by Lyn’s Designs in Katia Mexico (colorway 5852)  with a size 4mm (USG) hook. She is knitting this for our dear close friend Krystal who is pregnant and due in September, CONGRATS krys5797

Kari:

Aeolian by Elizabeth Freeman out of Tanis Fiber Arts Pink Label Lace Weight in the Lucky Penny colourway on size 3 mm (US 2.5)

Snowbound Northbound by Annie Haas out of Valley yarns Northampton on size 4 mm (US6) 5 mm (US8)

Stash Enhancements:

Sue and Lynne:

February Club yarn form Julianna’s Fibre, Love it!! juliannapiglet

Sue: Spindle bag from Amy a.k.a. LameyDoofus of Household6goodies on Etsy and she sent one for a giveaway that we will do later.

Other coupon codes:

Michelle a.k.a. FreckledCrafts of Freckledcrafts on Etsy, has given our viewers a coupon codetangledskeins10 for 10% off until the end of March

Lisa a.k.a. 6munchkinstitchin of SixmunchkinStitching on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon codeTWOTANGLED10 for 10% off until the end of March

Bijou Bason Ranch reached out to us and has offered a coupon code TWOTANGLED for 15% off until March 15th. www.bijoubasinranch.com

Darlene a.k.a. AwesomeGrannie of Bags by Awesome Grannie on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code2TS10 for 10% off and there is no expiry date, ongoing coupon!

Podcasts:

Yarn On Over with Emma a.k.a. emmathebandgeek on ravelry, she is from Kentucky

Entirely Crafty with Lindsay a.k.a. sheepwokking on ravelry, she is from Regina, Canada

Knick’s Knits with Nicholas a.k.a. KnicksKnits on ravelry, he is from New Jersey

#BBSC2015

Lots of FOs in the thread, keep them coming, we will have our first draw in March, stay tuned, you can also enter your finished socks in Sarah’s podcast The Canadian Knitter a.k.a. TrueCanuckGirl on ravelry.

Draw bag from Abby of Cozy Crafting podcast and she has an Etsy shop. Winner #78 mimiteacher

Next giveaway: Tinted Tangles Yarn Krysta a.k.a. TintedTangles, a skein of her DK weight yarn in the Rain Forest colourway!

Prompt: Why are you looking forward to spring?

Diamonds at Dusk hat pattern by Kari, coupon code: gadget50 for 50% off any of her patterns.

Episode 98: Snow Blizzard!!

Show Notes: February 14, 2015

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

FO’s

Sue:

2 Barn Raising Squares,ne out of Turtle Purl yarn from Jaime and the other out of Play @ Life from Emilia on size 2.75 mm (US2). Pattern is by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book.

Poking Around on the Needles:

Sue:

Pin Striped Socks by Julia Swart out of Lollipop yarn in the Downton Abbey colourway on size 2.5mm (US1.5)

Follow Your Arrow 2 Mystery KAL with Wollmeise in greenish yellow on size 4.0mm US 7

Knuckle Busters Fingerless Mitts by Cakewalk yarns in yarn I am testing for Vivid Fibre Arts, MCN in the Horizon colourway on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Mitt test knit for Angela of Delusional Knitter Designs, using Berroco Ultra Alpaca on size 4mm (US6)

Lynne:

Filemot by Hunter Hammersen, out of Lisa Souza Hardtwist Merino in Denim on size 4.5mm (US7)

Lyn’s Round Ripple Baby Afghan by Lyn’s Designs in Katia Mexico (colorway 5852)  with a size 4mm (USG) hook.

A Hat Fit for a Boyfriend by Stephanie Nicole for charity in Red Heart Super Saver in Gold and Claret on size 4.5mm (US7)

Stash Enhancements:

Lynne bought a destash of 5 balls of Lollipop yarn and one is for our 1000 member giveaway!!!

Sue received a box bag from Michelle FreckledCrafts of Freckledcrafts on Etsy to review, very well made bag, love the size and shipping was way fast! Michelle has also set up a coupon code for our viewers, see separate thread fpr 10% off your purchase, see thread for details.

Sue received a draw string bag from Lisa 6munchkinstitchin of SixmunchkinStitching on Etsy to review and I love it, it has clasps on the inside to hold your yarn separate if you are using 2 balls at the same time and an inside zipper pocket for your pattern, notions, etc. Lisa has also set up a coupon code for our viewers, see separate thread fpr 10% off your purchase, see thread for details.

Bijou Bason Ranch has set up a coupon code for viewers for 15% off your purchase, see thread for details. Thanks Ruby BijouBasinRuby

Draw for WoolSundae Yarn Parlor yarn, and the winner is annfran25, please send Sue a pm with your mailing address. Thanks Samantha SamRW

Next giveaway is a bag from Abby a.k.a. cozycrafting of Cozy Crafting Shop on Etsy, that she sent us, for your chance to win see thread for details.

Episode 97: The Cat’s Away the Mice Will Play!!

Note: With the new software and editing it now takes us a bit longer to produce each episode, thanks for your patience.

Show Notes: February 7, 2015

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Kari a.k.a. JadedKnitter on Ravelry

FO’s

Kari:

Taygete by Romi Hill STR med: hobbit garden/ghillie dhu 4mm/US6

Help, I Can See My Feet socks by Kari Verge in KP stroll tonal 2.5mm/US 1.5

Poking around on the Needles:

Kari:

Big Bird Socks (toe-up plain alternating colours every 10 rows) out of Valley Yarns Huntington Harvest Orange/Mauve
2.25mm/US1

Snowbound Cardi Northbound Sweater by Annie Haas, it’s Valley Yarns something on size 4mm & 5mm/US6&8

Aeolian Shawl by Elizabeth Freeman Tanis Fibre Arts Pink Label lace in Lucky Penny 3mm

Sue:

Pin Striped Socks by Julia Swart out of Lollipop yarn in the Downton Abbey colourway on size 2.5mm (US1.5)

Follow Your Arrow 2 Mystery KAL with Wollmeise in greenish yellow on size 4.0mm US 7

Knuckle Busters Fingerless Mitts by Cakewalk yarns in yarn I am testing for Vivid Fibre Arts, MCN in the Horizon colourway on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Mitt test knit for Angela of Delusional Knitter Designs, using Berroco Ultra Alpaca on size

Test Knit: Blue Jeans Shawl by Julia Allen a.k.a. julsey designer of MonsterMania and Diane Lanthier a.k.a.freedom4u and owner of The Knotted Bag on Etsy. I am knitting this out of Filatura Di Crosa Zara in the Kelly Green colorway on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Stash Enhancements

Sue received a 3D spindle from Jen Turtle Made on Etsy to test and give a review on the podcast

Prize arrived from Uli, bag and stitch markers for BBSC
Bag – Knitters’ Nook on Etsy
Stitch markers – Creations by Uli on Etsy

Yarn Hoarder pattern giveaway winners were announced in the giveaway thread.

New giveaway from Samantha at Wool Sundae, a skein of sock yarn in the colourway Sweet Tweet, see giveaway thread for details.

Episode 96: Insomnia is a Horrible Thing to Waste

Show Notes: January 31, 2015

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Kari a.k.a. JadedKnitter on Ravelry

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

FOs

Sue:

Two snowflake ornaments by Katie Himmelberg for a swap I am in pattern from Interweave knit out of Patons Classic Wool in the Peacock colourway on size 4.5 US7. It is published in Knitting Daily Knitting Gifts 4 One Skein.

Lynne:

Kuura by Milja Uimonen out of My Colour Wheelhouse Everyday Socks in Frivolous on size 7 (US 4.5mm).

Poking around on the Needles:

Sue:

Yowza Weigh it Shawl by Susan B. Anderson out of MissBabs Yowza in Biker Chick colorway, I am in a KAL in the Bags by Awesome Grannie group hosted by AwesomeGrannie. Knit on size 5.5 mm (US9).

Pin Striped Socks by Julia Swart out of Lollipop yarn in the Downton Abbey colourway on size 2.5mm (US1.5)

Follow Your Arrow 2 Mystery KAL with Wollmeise in greenish yellow on size 4.0mm US 7

Lynne:

Man Socks (based on Sock Recipe by SP-M) in Berroco Comfort Sock in Dusk on size 1.5 (2.5mm).

Lyn’s Round Ripple Baby Afghan (yes, that’s what it’s actually called) by Lyn’s Designs out of Katia Mexico on size G hook (4mm).

Kari:

Taygete by Romi Hill STR med: hobbit garden/ghillie dhu 4mm/US6

Help, I Can See My Feet socks by Kari Verge in KP stroll tonal 2.5mm/US 1.5

Stash Aquisitions:

Yarn from Tinted Tangles, one skein for a giveaway soon
Bag from Abby of the Cozy Crafting Podcast for a giveaway soon
Vivid Fibre Arts yarn to test out doing a set of fingerless mitts Richmond Mitts
January Club yarn from Julianna’s Fibre, colorway Rockets
Needle Nook by Slipped Stitch Studios

Giveaway Anthology book to one lucky viewer, post #2 was chosen NekozukiYarns who is Katie from Calgary.

Coupon Code: Twoskeinslove to get you both patterns by Annie Haas a.k.a. thisbirdknits and the two patterns are Around Cowl and Northbound Use the coupon to get both patterns for $8USD until Saturday Feb 7th.

New Podcast to watch:

Cozy Crafting, with Abby a.k.a. cozycrafting
Erin Joy Knits, with Erin a.k.a. iamerinjoy
Fairy Little: Twitch and Stitch, with Marsha a.k.a. FairyLittle and Scilla (sisters and Canadian)

Episode 95: Going Pro!!

Show Notes: January 24, 2015

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Kari a.k.a. JadedKnitter on Ravelry

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

FO’s

Lynne:

Ilene Bag by Hannah Ingalls out of Universal Yarn Summer Linen Needle US 4 – 3.5 mm US 6 – 4.0 mm

Kari:

Tourbillon Mitts by Kris Carlson / Twist Collective Fall 2011, Blue Moon STR Medium in Hobit Garden & Ghillie Dhu, 2.5mm/1.5 US

Rimefrost Socks/Hoarfrost Socks by Anne Hanson, unknown stash 80/20 sock 2.25mm/1 US

Poking Around on the Needles:

Sue:

Test Knit: Blue Jeans Shawl by Julia Allen a.k.a. julsey designer of MonsterMania and Diane Lanthier a.k.a.freedom4u and owner of The Knotted Bag on Etsy. I am knitting this out of Filatura Di Crosa Zara in the Kelly Green colorway on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Yowza Weigh it Shawl by susanbanderson out of MissBabs Yowza in Biker Chick colorway, I am in a KAL in theBags by Awesome Grannie group hosted by AwesomeGrannie. Knit on size 5.5 mm (US9).

In Stillness by Alicia Plummer AliciaPlum out of Ella Rae that I bought at Stitches Midwest, knit on size 4.5 mm (US7). Did my gauge swatch and I am able to make the largest size 41.5 but with my gauge I will get my size of 45 ish inches at the bust. There is a KAL in the PlumDandi group on Rav!

Pin Striped Socks by Julia Swart out of Lollipop yarn in the Downton Abbey colourway on size 2.5mm (US1.5)

Lynne:

Olive Branch Shawl by Library Paste, knit out of Handmaiden Mini Maiden in Berry on size 5 (US 3.75mm)

Kuura by Milja Uimonen out of My Colour Wheelhouse Everyday Socks in Frivolous on size 7 (US 4.5mm).

Man Socks (based on Sock Recipe by SP-M) in Berroco Comfort Sock in Dusk on size 1.5 (2.5mm).

Lyn’s Round Ripple Baby Afghan (yes, that’s what it’s actually called) by Lyn’s Designs out of Katia Mexico on size G hook (4mm).

Kari:

Fish Scales & Fairy Tales Socks by Kari Verge out of Knittyandcolor Sparkle Sock in Pandora’s Aquarium, 2.25mm/1 US

Stash Enhancements:

Lynne: 100 Flowers to Knit & Crochet by Lesley Stanfield

Giveaways!!

Giveaway 900 members, 9 patterns up to $5USD, winners announced, watch the show to see if you won!!

Giveaway Yarn My Colour Wheelhouse, winner #44 Angeiship

New Giveaway: E-copy of Madder Anthology 1 by Carrie Bostick Hoge, see Ravelry thread.

 

Episode 94: I talked myself off the ledge!!

Show Notes: January 17, 2015

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

FO’S

N/A

Poking around on the Needles:

Sue:

Test Knit: Blue Jeans Shawl by Julia Allen a.k.a. julsey designer of MonsterMania and Diane Lanthier a.k.a.freedom4u and owner of The Knotted Bag on Etsy. I am knitting this out of Filatura Di Crosa Zara in the Kelly Green colorway on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Yowza Weigh it Shawl by susanbanderson out of MissBabs Yowza in Biker Chick colorway, I am in a KAL in theBags by Awesome Grannie group hosted by AwesomeGrannie. Knit on size 5.5 mm (US9).

In Stillness by Alicia Plummer AliciaPlum out of Ella Rae that I bought at Stitches Midwest, knit on size 4.5 mm (US7). Did my gauge swatch and I am able to make the largest size 41.5 but with my gauge I will get my size of 45 ish inches at the bust. There is a KAL in the PlumDandi group on Rav!

Pin Striped Socks by Julia Swart out of Lollipop yarn in the Downton Abbey colourway on size 2.5mm (US1.5)

Lynne:

Basic Child Mitt by Elizabeth Durand out of Bernat Softi Chunky on size 5 mm (US8). She tried to do a flap for the mitt but it ended up to wide, will tink it and start that part over.

Secret Knitting out of Katia Mexico yarn on size G hook, 4mm

Chicken Soup Designs giveaway winner was lucky # 78 who is summerieday, please contact Sue with your address so she can mail you your prize.

The Yarnit review, Kate the creator of the company sent Sue one of the products to try out and review on the podcast. She has also changed the shipping for anywhere in Canada to 9.95. This is an amazing product and I love it, go get yours now! They retail for $29.95 USD and have this amazing compartment under the globe part that you can use to store your notions, or if you take the bottom off and flip it upside down you can add the strap that comes with it for on the go knitting.

Stash Enhancements:

Yarn from Alison a.k.a. alicats of My Colour Wheelhouse sent us some samples of her yarn, she is a new dyer and from Canada so even better to promote our own home grown talent. The yarn so soft and squishy and the colours are amazing!

Giveaway

My Colour Wheelhouse yarn, please see Ravelry thread to find out how you can win this lovely skein which is Merino, Cashmere, Nylon blend and 460 yards.

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Episode 93: Happy January

Show Notes: January 10, 2015

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Kari a.k.a. JadedKnitter on Ravelry

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

Show Notes:

FO’s:

Sue:

Vanilla sock- Basic Ribbed Sock by Kate Atherley out of Lollipop yarn Urban Myth colorway on size 2.75 (US2)

Lynne:

Flax sweater by Tin Can Knits out of Patons Canadiana in the Timber colorway on size 4mm (US6) and 5mm (US8)

Poking around on the Needles:

Sue:

Barn Raising Square out of mystery yarn from Jaimie on size 2.75 mm (US2). Pattern is by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book.

Test Knit: Blue Jeans Shawl by Julia Allen a.k.a. julsey designer of MonsterMania and Diane Lanthier a.k.a.freedom4u and owner of The Knotted Bag on Etsy. I am knitting this out of Filatura Di Crosa Zara in the Kelly Green colorway on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Yowza Weigh it Shawl by susanbanderson out of MissBabs Yowza in Biker Chick colorway, I am in a KAL in theBags by Awesome Grannie group hosted by AwesomeGrannie. Knit on size 5.5 mm (US9).

In Stillness by Alicia Plummer AliciaPlum out of Ella Rae that I bought at Stitches Midwest, knit on size 4.5 mm (US7). Did my gauge swatch and I am able to make the largest size 41.5 but with my gauge I will get my size of 45 ish inches at the bust. There is a KAL in the PlumDandi group on Rav!

Lynne:

Olive Branch shawl by Library Paste out of Handmaiden mini maiden on size 3.75 mm (US5)

Ilene Bag by Hanna Ingalls out of Universal summer yarn on size 3.5 mm (US4) 4.0 mm (US6)

Basic Child Mitt by Elizabeth Durand out of Bernat Softi Chunky on size 5 mm (US8)

Kari:

Tourbillon mitts by Kris Carlson out of Blue Moon Fibre Arts Socks That Rock Medium weight on size 2.5 mm (US1.5)

Rimefrost socks by Anne Hanson out of unknown yarn on size 2.25 mm (US1)

Brown Bag Sock Club 2015

Going strong and we have a lot of participants, and so exciting, rules are really loose and it is basically to stash down so we are letting things be in that are not socks, see Rav thread for details.

Book Giveaway:

We drew the winner for the copy of the incredible book by pinkhairgirl Sally-Jane Cameron and the winner was wellwoman. Thanks again Sally-Jane for this awesome book we cannot wait to knit from it!!

Stash Enhancements:

Sue got mini skeins from ArtbyAna for her blanket
Sue got her swap yarn which was Cyborg Craft Room
Sue got a braid from Sarah knittyandcolor and a Turkish spindle from her husband Derek and cannot wait to learn how to spin on it!

Kari got yarn from White Birch Fiber Arts
Kari got yarn from Valley Yarns

We all got a bag from Darlene as a thank you for pimping her shop, thanks Darlene

Sue got a bag from Carrie a.k.a. cdanielshafer Chicken Soup Designs as a thank you for doing a giveaway. Thanks Carrie!!

Giveaway to win a sock set from Chicken Soup Designs, see Rav thread for details.

Book Review:

We reviewed Three Skeins or Less by Tanis Gray, a really great book, not really for beginners. Has great photography and really clear and precise charts and they are large too. A lot of great designers in this book, really a must have for sure. Interweave was kind enough to send us this book for review.

3 Skeins or Less
By Tanis Gray
Interweave/F+W; $24.99US $27.99 CAD
http://bit.ly/YA1MeV

We went to a really nice event on Saturday the 10th called Knit Social and it was a bunch of knitters that gathered and just had some fun knitting all afternoon, see FB page for details. It was hosted by the lovely Gisele and was really a lot of fun, she also does many other things with her business so go check out her workshops.

Episode 92: Pugisode – Day Late and a Few Yards Short

Episode 91: Holiday Knitting

Show Notes: December 20, 2014

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Kari a.k.a. JadedKnitter on Ravelry

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

FO’s

Sue:

Barn Raising Square out of Estelle Cadenza yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2). Pattern is by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book.

Kari:

Maagha Mitts by Heather Desserud out of Lhasa Wilderness in cream and fraser ridge colorways on size 2.25 mm (US1)

Hat she is designing out of Cascade Heritage and Lorna’s Laces yarn, a gift for a friend, knit on size 2.5 (US1.5) and 2.75 (US2)

Easter Socks, plain vanilla with short row heel out of DGB Confetti 100 Superwash on size 2.25 (US1)

Lynne:

Skye’s poncho, based on the Stolen Moments Wrap by Amy Swenson, knit out of Patons Melody in High Energy and Fantasy on size 15mm (US19) needles.

Dad’s Christmas socks – sock-recipe-a-good-plain-sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee out of Bernat Sox Multi in the Desert Storm colorway on size 3.25 mm (US3)

Poking around on the Needles:

Sue:

Barn Raising Square out of mystery yarn from Jaimie on size 2.75 mm (US2). Pattern is by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book.

Vanilla sock- Basic Ribbed Sock by Kate Atherley out of Lollipop yarn Urban Myth colorway on size 2.75 (US 2)

Crochet cowl out of Encore Chunky Tweed on size J hook for my friend Anna.

Test Knit: Blue Jeans Shawl by Julia Allen a.k.a. julsey designer of MonsterMania and Diane Lanthier a.k.a.freedom4u and owner of The Knotted Bag on Etsy. I am knitting this out of Filatura Di Crosa Zara in the Kelly Green colorway on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Kari:

Locke St Cardigan by Glenna C. out of Tanis Fibre Arts yellow label in the Truffle colorway on size 3.5 mm (US 4) and 4.0 mm (US 6)

Lynne:

Mom’s Christmas Socks – sock-recipe-a-good-plain-sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee out of Bernat Sox Multi in the Pink Camouflage colorway on size 3.25mm (US3)

Flax sweater by Tin Can Knits out of Patons Canadiana in the Timber colorway on size 4mm (US6) and 5mm (US8)

Stash Enhhancements:

Sue and Lynne both aquired some Julianna’s Fibre yarn in the Frogs Pajama’s colorway!!

Julianna a.k.a. juliannapiglet is also doing a self-striping yarn club for Jan-March, go check it out before they are all gone, both Lynne and I have a spot so we will review the yarn once we receive out club shipment.

Sue got some yarn from Webs for a sweater called Paradise Cardigan out of the No-Sew Knits by KristenTenDyke

We received stitch markers from yarnMugger Yarnmugger on Etsy to review and try out, we will be doing a giveaway in the new year for our viewers. We will also be getting a coupon code.

Reviews:

Floops stitch markers, Sue likes the smaller one where both Lynne and Kari are not a fan of this type of marker, they are a really neat way to make markers.

Mzansi, new book by Pink Hair Girl Designs who is Sally-Jane Cameron also pinkhairgirl. Her book is absolutely stunning, the patterns are beautiful and the photography alone is spectacular. She graciously sent us all a copy of the book to review on the podcast. We will be giving away a copy, see Ravelry thread to find out how you can win an E-copy of the book. Thanks Sally-Jane, we cannot wait to start knitting on some of the patterns. She also has her own podcast so go check her out!

Other Things:

Darlene a.k.a. AwesomeGrannie who is the owner of the Etsy shop Bags by Awesome Grannie coupon code, go get your bag set from her and use code 2TS10 for 10% off your entire order. Coupon code is ongoing and no expriry date.

Episode 90: Pug in a ball pit!!

Show Notes: December 13, 2014

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

** Disclaimer, no actual pug in ball pit content.

Show Notes:

FO’s:

Lynne:

A mitten Basic Children Mitt by Elizabeth Durand out of Schachenmayr SMC Colourful #80 on size 5mm (US8)

Socks for Rob, Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain Sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee out of Spud and Chloe yarn in teal on size 2.5 mm (US1.5).

HO: Skye’s poncho, based on the Stolen Moments Wrap by Amy Swenson, knit out of Patons Melody in High Energy on size 15mm (US19) needles.

Sue:

HO: Vanilla sock- Basic Ribbed Sock by Kate Atherley out of Lollipop yarn Urban Myth colorway on size 2.75 (US 2)

Poking around on the Needles:

Lynne:

Skye’s poncho, based on the Stolen Moments Wrap by Amy Swenson, knit out of Patons Melody in High Energy on size 15mm (US19) needles.

Flax sweater by Tin Can Knits out of Patons North America Canadiana Solids on size 4mm (US6) 5mm (US8)

Sue:

Vanilla sock- Basic Ribbed Sock by Kate Atherley out of Lollipop yarn Urban Myth colorway on size 2.75 (US 2)

Barn Raising Square out of Estelle Cadenza yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2). Pattern is by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book.

Stash Enhancements:

Sue received yarn from a sale for Black Friday from Blad Dye Works on Etsy, two skeins of Merino DK weight.

Sue bought yarn from Webs to make an infinity cowl for a friend.

Holiday Gift-Along:

We are doing a pattern gift along, see the ravelry group for more details if you would like to participate. No shipping involved so really easy to participate.

Coupon Code:

Ongoing coupon code from Darlene a.k.a. AwesomeGrannieBags by Awesome Grannie , use code 2TS10 for 10% off your order.

Podcasts:

Penguin Soup with Ginny a.k.a. PenguinSoup, she is Canadian from Winnipeg, she is really interesting to watch and she also dyes some AMAZING yarn, so go check out her shop!!

Minerva Turkey Podcast with Shannon a.k.a. MinervaTurkey she is from Florida and is fairly new and has some great segments in her show and is one heck of an enabler ha ha!!

Fearless Knitter with Courtney a.k.a. StitchesPlease she has the cutest little girl Chayenne and has also started a dyeing business called Color Me Happy.