Episode 73: Brought to you by discontinued

Show Notes: July 19 , 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).

FO’s: NONE

On the Needles:

Sue

Vanilla socks by Kate Atherly for my daughter out of Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock yarn in the Second Star to the Right colorway on size 2.75mm (US2)

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C on size 4mm (US6) out of Three Irish Girls yarn in the Kells base, colorway Giving Tree.

Brickless by Martina Behm Miss Babs Yowza in the Bicker Chick colorway on size 4mm (US7)

Sockhead Hat in an unknown green sock yarn from the stash on size 3mm (US2)

Lynne: 

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C in Freedom Spirit yarn (discontinued) on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Vanilla socks A good Plain sock pattern by Stephanie Pearl-Mcphee for her dad in Bernat Sox in the Desert Storm colorway (discontinued) on size 3.25 mm (US3)

#41 Blanket by Sarah Ann Thompson in Rosetti Lolipop yarn (discontinued) on size 4.5 mm (US7)

New KAL in group come and join it is a WIP/UFO along to help us finish the lingering things we have on the needles.  It has to be something that was on the needles prior to July 15th.

 

 

 

 

Episode 72: Three Amigas

Show Notes: July 12 , 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).

FO’s: None

On the Needles:

Sue:

Brickless by Martina Behm Miss Babs Yowza in the Bicker Chick colorway on size 4mm (US7)

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C on size 4mm (US6) out of Three Irish Girls yarn in the Kells base, colorway Giving Tree.

Lynne:

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C in Freedom Spirit yarn (discontinued) on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Vanilla socks A good Plain sock pattern by Stephanie Pearl-Mcphee for her dad in Bernat Sox in the Desert Storm colorway (discontinued) on size 3.25 mm (US3)

Kari:

Owls by Kate Davies in Cascade 128 on size 6 mm and 6.5 mm (US10 US10.5)

Kitri Socks by Lisa Grossman, this is a re-knit as the first pair was too large. Knit from the kit purchased at Rhinebeck 2012.

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

Stash enhancements:

Sue received a bag from JavaJennie on Rav and she sent along some accessory wallets for each of us and one to giveaway in the future.  She is Kitchen Counter Crafter on Etsy.

Episode 71: And the Winners are!!

FO:

Tubularity by Martina Behm in the Polydactyl set from Miss Babs in Coffee Break colorway on size 3.5 mm (US4)

On the Needles:

Vanilla socks for my daughter out of Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock yarn in the Second Star to the Right colorway on size 2.75mm (US2)

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C on size 4mm (US6) out of Three Irish Girls yarn in the Kells base, colorway Giving Tree.

Other Things:

Swap sign ups are closed and partners will be assigned this week

KAL finished and the winners are

Post 5 LizsCreations won the yarn
Post 28 KnitterChow won the bag
Post 48 KansanatHeart won the stitch markers
Post 44 Celestya22 won the pattern

Stash Enhancements:

Vesper sock from KnitterlyThings in the Socktober Spooktacular colorway sparkle
Three Irish Girls yarn in the Gatsby and Art Deco colorlway
Wool Sundae yarn in the Pub Crawl colourway and and extra skein to giveaway in the Sweet Tweet colourway.

Episode 70: Short and Sweet Solo

Show Notes: June 28 , 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

FO: None

On the Needles:

Tubularity by Martina Behm in the Polydactyl set from Miss Babs in Coffee Break colorway on size 3.5 mm (US4)

Vanilla socks for my daughter out of Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock yarn in the Second Star to the Right colorway on size 2.75mm (US2)

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C on size 4mm (US6) out of Three Irish Girls yarn in the Kells base, colorway Giving Tree.

Other Things:

Swap if anyone is interested see the thread in the Ravelry group here.

KAL going on starting on May 1 to June 30, please see group thread for more details, there will be prizes, yarn from Cattailknits, stitch markers and a bag from The Knotted Bag’s Diane and a Mashpee Shawlette by Tian knitdesigns.

Spinning: Did a bit on my Bosworth spindle.

Stash Enhancements:

Necklace from Vintage Rose, bags from Allison Britton, package from KirbyWirby, Vintage Rose and Suburban Stitcher a summer kit.

 

Episode 69: Tangents

Show Notes: June 21, 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

FO’s

Lynne: 54 hat pattern by Julie Mellor out of Gedifra Airmix yarn on size 5mm (US8)

On the Needles:

Sue: 

Tubularity by Martina Behm in the Polydactyl set from Miss Babs in Coffee Break colorway on size 3mm (US2)

Vanilla socks for my daugher out of Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock yarn in the Second Star to the Right colorway on size 2.75mm (US2)

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C on size 4mm (US6) out of Three Irish Girls yarn in the Kells base, colorway Giving Tree.

Lynne: French Cancan by Mademoiselle C in Elsebeth Lavold Bambool on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Totoro King of the Forest by Robin Zillman Jacobson out of S.R. Kertzer Northern Chunky on size 6mm (US10)

Other Things:

KAL going on starting on May 1 to June 30, please see group thread for more details, there will be prizes, yarn from Cattailknits, stitch markers and a bag from The Knotted Bag’s Diane and a Mashpee Shawlette by Tian knitdesigns.

Swap if anyone is interested see the thread in the Ravelry group here.  Still waiting on a few more participants to get it to be a good number.

Stash Enhancements:

Birthday gift from Lynne, Sue received Penguin Soup yarn in the Experiment 36c colorway and it sparkles!!

Lollipop Yarn in the Downton Abbey colorway, love it.

Bag Jazz Cats from Diane at The Knotted Bag.

Podcasts I have watched recently, go check them out!!

Bakery Bears with Kay – bryonybear and Dan – ObiwanKnitter
Kitchen Stitches with Somer – someryarns
Knit Me Happy with Rachel – tinygeekcrafter
Knitworthy with Brianne – BeingBrianne and Linda – stoneybrooke

 

Episode 68:We Hit 700!!

Show Notes: June 14, 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

FO’s

Lynne: Rob’s ribbed socks in Cascade Heritage on 2.5 mm (US1.5)

Poking around on the needles:

Sue:

Tubularity by Martina Behm in the Polydactyl set from Miss Babs in Coffee Break colorway on size 3mm (US2)

Vanilla socks for my daugher out of Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock yarn in the Second Star to the Right colorway on size 2.75mm (US2)

Lynne:

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C in Elsebeth Lavold Bambool on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Flax Sweater by Tin Can Knits out of Patons Canadiana on size 5mm (US8)

Other Things:

KAL going on starting on May 1 to June 30, please see group thread for more details, there will be prizes, yarn, stitch markers and a bag from The Knotted Bag’s Diane and a Mashpee Shawlette by Tian knitdesigns.

Swap if anyone is interested see the thread in the Ravelry group here.

Sue had a lot of Stash Enhancements.

Girl Cave Bags, Undead Yarn, Unwind Yarn Company, Desert Vista Dyeworks, Awesome Grannie bags, 9 ” circs from Hiya Hiya, Bling Your String sheep stitch buddies, Bag from Jennifer who is iluvmeyarn on Rav and will be opening an Etsy shop soon.

700 member Giveaway Winners:

KP Memories in the Smores colorway goes to linehar

Sparkly Knittyandcolor goes to simonamaloney

Zauberball goes to monkeysmom1

Congrats to the winners please PM Sue your address!

 

Episode 67: I have a FO

FO’s

Sue: Saroyan by Liz Abinante knit out of Art by Ana yarn in the Dreamin DK line on size 4.5 mm (US7), ran our of yarn and Ana is sending me more to finish.

On the Needles:

Sue:

Tubularity by Martina Behm in the Polydactyl set from Miss Babs in Coffee Break colorway on size 3mm (US2)

Lynne:

Rob’s ribbed socks in Cascade Heritage on 2.5 mm (US1.5)

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C in Elsebeth Lavold Bambool on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Spinning:

Lynne has been spinning Milly and doing a great job!

Sue took out her Bosworth and will be spindling again with the aid of a Craftsy class.

Other Things:

KAL going on starting on May 1 to June 30, please see group thread for more details, there will be prizes, yarn, stitch markers and a bag from The Knotted Bag’s Diane and a Mashpee Shawlette by Tian knitdesigns.

Podcasts Sue has been watching:

StashLess, RetroLemon, Swordofaknitter, Just One More Row (audio), Stockinette Zombies, Down Cellar Studio Podcast, Twisted Stitches.

 

Episode 66: Solo

Show Notes: May 24, 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

FO:

 Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder in Bittersweet Woolery yarn in the Grassy Gnome coloway on 2.5 mm (US1.5)

On the Needles:

Tubularity by Martina Behm in the Polydactyl set from Miss Babs in Coffee Break colorway on size 3mm (US2)

Saroyan by Liz Abinante knit out of Art by Ana yarn in the Dreamin DK line on size 4.5 mm (US7), ran our of yarn and Ana is sending me more to finish.

Other Things:

KAL going on starting on May 1 to June 30, please see group thread for more details, there will be prizes, yarn, stitch markers and a bag from The Knotted Bag’s Diane and a Mashpee Shawlette by Tian knitdesigns

Podcast I watch:

KnerdGirl KnitsIn a SknitFearless Knitter, Whatcha Swatchin, Fiber and Dice, Suburban Stitcher, Fibretown

 

 

Episode 65: Without Kari

Show Notes: May 17, 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

FO’s: NONE

Poking around on the needles:

Sue: Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder in Bittersweet Woolery yarn in the Grassy Gnome coloway on 2.5 mm (US1.5)

Tubularity by Martina Behm in the Polydactyl set from Miss Babs in Coffee Break colorway on size 3mm (US2)

Sue: Saroyan by Liz Abinante knit out of Art by Ana yarn in the Dreamin DK line on size 4.5 mm (US7), ran our of yarn and Ana is sending me more to finish.

Lynne: Rob’s ribbed socks in Cascade Heritage on 2.5 mm (US1.5)

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C in Elsebeth Lavold Bambool on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Baby Surprise Jacket by Elizabeth Zimmerman in Lang Jawoll 6 on 3.75mm (US5)

Other Things:

KAL going on starting on May 1 to June 30, please see group thread for more details, there will be prizes, yarn, stitch markers and a bag from The Knotted Bag’s Diane and a Mashpee Shawlette by Tian knitdesigns

Sue: New necklace with both kids name on it from Tiny Feet Creations.

Stash Enhancements:

Sue: Fibre pack from Maryland and finally was able to get a skein of Lollipop yarn in the Urban Myth colorway.

Episode 64: Post Maryland

Show Notes: May 10, 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

Kari: Lotus Blossom Tank top in Diamond Luxury Collection Superfine Egyptian Cotton knit on size 3.75 mm (US5)

Poking Around on the Needles:

Kari: Owls Sweater by Kate Davies in Cascade 128 on 6mm (US10) and 6.5mm (US10.5)

Freemont Market Shawl by Danielle Morgan in 3 Irish Girls yarn and Dream in Color Smooshy

Sue: Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder in Bittersweet Woolery yarn in the Grassy Gnome coloway on 2.5 mm (US1.5)

Tubularity by Martina Behm in the Polydactyl set from Miss Babs in Coffee Break colorway on size 3mm

Lynne: Rob’s ribbed socks in Cascade Heritage on 2.5 mm (US1.5)

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C in Elsebeth Lavold Bambool on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Other Things:

We talked about Maryland and our goodies from there although Kari forgot hers at home, Lynne showed off her many sheep fiber purchases and Sue showed her Vintage Rose  Stitch Markers called Winter is Coming.

KAL going on starting on May 1 to June 30, please see group thread for more details, there will be prizes, yarn, stitch markers and a bag from The Knotted Bag’s Diane.