Episode 112: Screezing and Rememberable

May 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

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

Fos

Sue:

Barn Raising Square by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book out of on size 2.75 mm (US2) out of yarn minis from a swap and from Lynne

Lynne: Finished it by the end of the episode

Meredith Morioka Square out of Valley Yarns Northampton Bulky in Stone Blue on size 6.5 mm (US10.5)

Wips:

Sue:

Zilver by Lisa Mutch out of Spud and Chloe Fine sock in green colourway 7818 on size 5mm (US8)

One Way Tee by Debbie O’Neill out of Malabrigo in Coco that my dear friend Selma aka selma123 got me a few years ago when she visited the factory in Uraguay! This is being knit on size 4.5mm (US7)

Barn Raising Square by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book out of on size 2.75 mm (US2) out of yarn minis from a swap.

Podcasts to check out:

LuvKnotz with Rachel aka luvknotz fairly new to podcasting and only has 4 episodes up, she also dyes yarn and fibre check out here shop here!!

Stitching Ewe and More with Amanda aka littlepanda518 she is fairly new and has 14 episodes upshe also sells bags but has not opened her shop as of yet!

Bookish Stitcher with Jeanette aka BookishStitcher, as the name shows she loves books and I really love how in depth she reviews books and her selection is really great.

EIN Knits with Shelby aka yesthatshelby, I wait eagerly every week for her show, I absolutely love, love, love it. She also sells really nice bags on Etsy, check out her shop EINmade!!

And don’t forget about our all time fav Sarah aka TrueCanuckGirl and her podcast The Canadian Knitter

Lynne tollbaby also mentioned Minerva Turkey podcast with Shannon aka MinervaTurkey and I really need to catch up on hers. I see binge watching in my future!!!

CURRENT COUPON CODES:

Audrey a.k.a. audrey0906 of OwlforU on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TwoTangled15 for 15% off (10$ min purchase) until May 31, 2015

Katherine a.k.a. Prettystix of Lollipop Acres Fiber on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TTS15 for 15% off until June 15th.

KarrieLyne of FreckledWhimsy on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED15 for 15% off until December 31st yes until the end of the year!!

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!

Episode 111: No Notes to be Had!!

May 16, 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

No show notes this week but most of what we talk about can be found in last week’s notes here or here

CURRENT COUPON CODES:

Audrey a.k.a. audrey0906 of OwlforU has given our viewers a coupon code TwoTangled15 for 15% off (10$ min purchase) until May 31, 2015

Katherine a.k.a. Prettystix of Lollipop Acres Fiber on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TTS15 for 15% off until June 15th.

KarrieLyne of FreckledWhimsy on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED15 for 15% off until December 31st yes until the end of the year!!

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!

Episode 110: And Then There Were 2!!

Show Notes: May 9, 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

Special Announcement!!

As some of you have read Kari has decided to leave the podcast for personal reasons and she may or may not be coming back, she posted it here if you want to read the post.

FOs

Sue:

Diamond Cowl test knit by Ashley Ratnam of Redsockbluesockyarnco out of her DK merino in the colourway Bar Lime which is discontinued but she has another in her shop, knit on size 5 mm (US8)

Lynne:

In which she calls it Hail Hydra!! Dagmara Berztiss Square from Great American Aran Afghan book, out of Valley Yarns Northhampton Bulky in Pacific Teal colorway on size 10.5 needles (6.5 mm)


Poking Around on the Needles:

Sue:

Marco Polo by Ela Torrente out of Cascade 220 Sport superwash in burnt orange, cream and brown on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Barn Raising Square by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book out of yarn from Lynne on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Plain Vanilla socks out of Knittyandcolor green and black sock blank on size 2.5 mm (US1.5)

Zilver by Lisa Mutch out of Spud and Chloe Fine sock in green colourway 7818 on size (still deciding

Lynne:

Carol Adams Square from the Great American Aran Afghan book, out of Valley Yarns Northhampton Bulky in the Dark Green Heather colorway on size 10.5 (6.5mm) needles.


Draw for the HauteKnit Yarn in the Bright Summer Day colorway!! Winning post is # 50 who is apple380, congrats Jamie, contact craftyknitter7 with your address!


Spring Into Summer CKAL going on, see group for full details!!


Stash Enhancements:

Handspun yarn from Katherine a.k.a. Prettystix of Lollipop Acres Fiber on Etsy sent in two beauties of her very own handspun, on in green, mine of course and one for a future giveaway!

Bag and stitch markers from Kara of DarnItSewWhat on Etsy. I will use them for a week or so and do a review.

The Sock Ruler sent us one to review and one for a future giveaway, love this tool already!

Bags from Lois a.k.a. KnittingsMyBag from Knittings My Bag which you can find her shop here which one will be used for a future giveaway!

Future Stash Enhancement

New club announced by Julianna a.k.a. juliannapiglet of Julianna’s Fibre, Emerald Forest club which is going to be jewel tones and neutral stripes, go get your now in her shop here Do it!!!!!!


CURRENT COUPON CODES:

Audrey a.k.a. audrey0906 of OwlforU has given our viewers a coupon code TwoTangled15 for 15% off (10$ min purchase) until May 31, 2015

Katherine a.k.a. Prettystix of Lollipop Acres Fiber on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TTS15 and I will find out when it expires.

KarrieLyne of FreckledWhimsy on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED15 for 15% off until December 31st yes until the end of the year!!

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!

Episode 109: Punch Drunk

Show Notes: May 3, 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

FOs: NONE!

WIPS:
Sue:

Marco Polo by Ela Torrente out of Cascade 220 Sport superwash in burnt orange, cream and brown on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Diamond Cowl test knit by Ashley Ratnam of Redsockbluesockyarnco out of her DK merino in the colourway Bar Lime which is discontinued but she has another in her shop, knit on size 5 mm (US8)

Barn Raising Square by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book out of yarn from Lynne on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Lynne:

Dagmara Berztiss Square from Great American Aran Afghan book, out of Valley Yarns Northhampton Bulky in Pacific Teal colorway on size 10.5 needles (6.5 mm)

Plain Vanilla Ribbed sock from Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee (Knitting Rules) out of Cascade Heritage Sock in black on size 1.5 needles (2.5mm)


Stash Enhancements:

Sue:

From MDSW: I got a sock blank from Knittyandcolor who is our friend Sarah, love it so much. I got a bowl for my supported spindle, a set of 32” addi turbo lace in size 2.5 mm and a set of Chiagoo lace in 2.75 mm to try out, was looking for Hiya Hiya sharps but did not find any.
I bought a set of chop stitcks for my hubby. I almost fell down in the Miss Babs booth but decided not to get anything.

From Fibre Space: I got two skeins of Spud and Chloe Fine and a 1” gauge measurer and a roll of green highlighter tape cuz green!

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From the Candy Kitchen: I got a huge bag of caramel popcorn and some dark chocolate for the hubby and a mixed nuts bag for me.

From Krystal’s Destash: I got a skein of Haldecraft and a skein of Yarn Ink and both are new to me yarns.

Lynne:

From MDSW: One skein of Knitty and Color’s Hardcore Sock in the Toothless / Night Fury colorway, one skein of Malabrigo Sock in the Rayonvert colorway from Misty Mountain Farm. One glass orifice hook fromShipyard Point Glassworks in Franklin, Maine.
From krys5797’s destash, I got a skein of Three Irish Girls Springvale Sock in the Shake Your Tail Feathers colorway and a skein of Handmaiden Sea Wool in the Marine colorway.


We attended the Podcaster meetup which was fun as it always is.

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CURRENT COUPON CODES:

Audrey a.k.a. audrey0906 of OwlforU has given our viewers a coupon code TwoTangled15 for 15% off (10$ min purchase) until May 31, 2015

KarrieLyne of FreckledWhimsy on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED15 for 15% off until December 31st yes until the end of the year!!

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!


KAL/CAL – Spring Into Summer!!!

What qualifies: Anything really as long as it is started on or after May 1st and you use 100 g skein of yarn, and you cast off by August 15th.

For social media use #TTSknitalong15

RULES:
Must be a member of the group to participate
One finished item picture must posted in FO thread
One post per person
Should at least use 100 g of yarn and a reasonable project

Prizes:

A set of Sue’s stitch markers in the colour of your choice
1 pattern up to $8USD

Theme: Spring into Summer KAL/CAL

Timeframe: Start no earlier than May 1st and end August 15th, 2015

No-chatter thread to post your finished objects is here.

Episode 108: Something Blue (as in Boy blue)

Show Notes: April 25, 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:

Barn Raising Square by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Lynne:

Suzanne Atkinson Square out of Great American Afghan book in Webs Valley Yarn Northampton in bulky colourway Lake Heather

Kari:

Northbound sweater by Annie Haas out of Valley Yarns Northhampton in the on size 4 mm (US6) 5 mm (US8)


Poking Around on the Needles:

Sue:

Marco Polo by Ela Torrente out of Cascade 220 Sport in burnt orange, cream and brown on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Flax by Tin Can Knits out of SMC Northern Wool Tweed on size 5mm (US8)

Diamond Cowl test knit by Ashey Ratnam of Redsockbluesockyarnco out of her DK merino in the colourway Bar Lime which is discontinued but she has another in her shop, knit on size 5 mm (US8)

Fish Hat Dead or Alive by Thelma Egberts out of Patons Classic Wool in the Too Teal, Aran and Peacock colourway on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Barn Raising Square by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book out of yarn from Lynne on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Lynne:

Dagmara Berztiss Square from Great American Aran Afghan book, out of Valley Yarns Northhampton Bulky in Pacific Teal colorway on size 10.5 needles (6.5 mm)

Plain Vanilla Ribbed sock from Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee (Knitting Rules) out of Cascade Heritage Sock in black on size 1.5 needles (2.5mm)

Kari:

Concord Jacket by Donna Kay (Interweave Knits Fall 2013)
Cascade 220 Fingering (Walnut Heather, Highland Green, Natural, Doeskin Heather)


GIVEAWAY Winner of the Yarnivore bag by Audrey a.k.a. audrey0906 of OwlforU is post # 32 who isbubbysmom77 Christina, Congrats contact craftyknitter7 to claim your prize.

1100 member giveaway – Post 878 ClementineO won a lovely skein of luscious pink Ana’s Aran SW wool from Art by Ana! Congratulations Lisa! Please contact craftyknitter7 to claim your prize.


GIVEAWAY Winner of the Yarnivore bag by Audrey a.k.a. audrey0906 of OwlforU is post # 32 who isbubbysmom77 Christina, Congrats contact craftyknitter7 to claim your prize.


NEW GIVEAWAY

A skein of sock yarn from HauteKnit Yarn, Shellee has given it to us for one of you to win.

PROMPT: Describe what your perfect summer day would be, add pics cuz we love to see them!!


Stash Enhancements:

Sue and Lynne both got their hands on a new colourway from juliannapiglet Pre-Order that is in Julianna’s Fibre shop on etsy that no one else has yet called Tulip Festival, gorgeous…Yay us for being local! Get on over and snag your own skein as of this moment there are only 2 left (6:42) EST!!


CURRENT COUPON CODES:

Audrey a.k.a. audrey0906 of OwlforU has given our viewers a coupon code for 15% off (10$ min purchase) until May 31, 2015

KarrieLyne of FreckledWhimsy on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED15 for 15% off until December 31st yes until the end of the year!!

Darlene a.k.a. AwesomeGrannie of Bags by Awesome Grannie on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code 2TS10 for 10% off and there is no expiry date, ongoing coupon!


Upcoming KAL/CAL – Spring Into Summer!!!

What qualifies: Anything really as long as it is started on or after May 1st and you use 100 g skein of yarn, and you cast off by August 15th.

Sign-ups close April 30th, so get your name on the list…..

See thread for more details.


Maryland Sheep and Wool on May 2nd and 3rd, see both Sue and Lynne at the Podcaster meet-up at 1:00 pm near the lower coral, see thread for details here if you will be there.

Episode 107: Spring has sprung!!

Show Notes: April 18, 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

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FOs

Lynne:

Dana Hurt square out of Great American Afghan book in Webs Valley Yarn Northampton in bulky n Stone Blue on size 6.5 mm (US10.5)


Poking Around on the Needles:

Sue:

Flax by Tin Can Knits out of SMC Northern Wool Tweed on size 5mm (US8)

Diamond Cowl test knit by Ashey Ratnam of Redsockbluesockyarnco out of her DK merino in the colourway Bar Lime which is discontinued but she has another in her shop, knit on size 5 mm (US8)

Fish Hat Dead or Alive by Thelma Egberts out of Patons Classic Wool in the Too Teal, Aran and Peacock colourway on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Lynne:

Suzanne Atkinson Square out of Great American Afghan book in Webs Valley Yarn Northampton in bulky colourway Lake Heather

Socks, Plain vanilla following the A Good Plain Sock Recipe by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee a.k.a. yarnharlot knit out of Cascade Heritage in black on size 2.5 mm (US1.5)

Kari:

Viola’s Stockings from Defarge Does Shakespear (Sarah Jordan) out of Shameless Twist Precious in Moist von Lipwig on size 2.25 m (US1)

Northbound sweater by Annie Haas out of Valley Yarns Northhampton in the on size 4 mm (US6) 5 mm (US8)


GIVEAWAY

winner cj240, you won the skein of Self-Striping in the Sneakers colourway from Julianna’s Fibre.


NEW GIVEAWAY

Miss Opal Yarnivore bag from Audrey of OwlforU on Etsy has donated a bag to giveaway

PROMPT: Has anyone (child) or anything (animal) ever eaten your yarn? Lie down on the couch and tell us all about it.


Book Review

We reviewed Defarge Does Shakespeare and we find it a very good read as there are not just patterns, but essays and such. All patterns are breathtaking to say the least and the charts are really well done.

Thanks to our contact Jocelyn a.k.a. knitventures at Cooperative Press, we really appreciate it.


New KAL/CAL happening soon, see the thread to find out more information.


Stash Enhancements:

Sue:

Received some Wollmeise yarn from Kari in the Palomino

Yarn from HauteKnit Yarn, Shellee sent us a skein for review and a skein to giveaway so look for that soon. You can find her shop here.

Podcast buttons from AmberleysButtons on Etsy, really impressed with her work.


Also forgot to mention the coupon codes we have going on….. and you can find them below:

Current Coupon Codes:

Ana ArtbyAna of Art-by-Ana HandMade on Etsy has graciously given our viewers a coupon code Tangled10for 10% off until April 20th

KarrieLyne of FreckledWhimsy on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED15 for 15% off until December 31st yes until the end of the year!!

Darlene AwesomeGrannie of Bags by Awesome Grannie on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code 2TS10for 10% off and there is no expiry date, ongoing coupon!

Episode 106: Salvador Dali

Show Notes: April 11, 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

Lynne:

Cowl on the fly (based on Amanda Hat pattern by Gina House) out of Classic EliteYarns Jil Eaton Minnow Merino in colorway 4702 on 5.5 mm (US9)

Lyn’s Round Ripple Baby Afghan by Lyn’s Designs in Katia Mexico on G hook (4mm)

Julie H. Levy Square out of Great American Afghan book in Webs Valley Yarn Northampton ibulky n Colonial Blue on size 6.5 mm (US10.5)

Sue:

Mini Pookies Ornament by Barbara Prime out of scrap sock yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Elf With Hats ornaments by Terry Morris out of scrap sock yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2)


Poking Around on the Needles:

Sue:

Flax by Tin Can Knits out of SMC Northern Wool Tweed on size 5mm (US8)

Diamond Cowl test knit by Ashey Ratnam of Redsockbluesockyarnco out of her DK merino in the colourway Bar Lime which is discontinued but she has another in her shop, knit on size 5 mm (US8)

Lynne:

Dana Hurt square out of Great American Afghan book in Webs Valley Yarn Northampton ibulky n Stone Blue on size 6.5 mm (US10.5)

Kari:

Viola’s Stockings from Defarge Does Shakespear (Sarah Jordan) out of Shameless Twist Precious in Moist von Lipwig on size 2.25 m (US1)


EVERYONE IS A WINNER, ALL THOSE WHO POSTED IN THE GIVEAWAY THREAD WILL BE GIFTED A COPY

** Handbrake Cowl by Dan ObiwanKnitter and Kay Jones bryonybear of the Bakery Bears podcast, Dan went through cancer and treatments last year and they have created this pattern and all proceeds are going to Cancer Research. The pattern is 1 BP, so under $2 US or CAD **

New Giveaway: Skein of yarn from Julianna’s Fibre who is a local indye dyer. We love her yarn and she takes great pride in creating beautiful yarns.
Prompt: What was you fav pair of sneakers growing up??

Book Review, Wanderlust by Interweave and F&W Media author Tanis Gray who put together a great selection of patterns and awesome array of designers.


Stash Enhancements

For a future giveaway, a Yarnivore bag from OwlforU, which we will do a giveaway next week.

Kari: Pug bags from Awesome Grannie and yarn from Sarah TrueCanuckGirl

Sue: Yarn from Sarah TrueCanuckGirl, Sunrise Fiber Co. And a Starbucks mug.

a gift from an IG friend, the Yarntasia April yarn and bag kit.

Yarn for the Remembering Vanessa Cowl by christinawall of the A Knitter’s Life podcast, check her out!

Lynne: Minis from Sarah TrueCanuckGirl and minis from Gnome Acres on Etsy


We reviewed Wanderlust by Tanis Gray, not available on Rav as I said in the podcast so sorry…It is a great book with amazing patterns and designers, it has an amazing layout as all the patterns are clustered together which makes it easy to find the grouping of patterns you are looking for. We thank our contact at F&W Media, Interweave for allowing us to review this book.


Current Coupon Codes:

Ana ArtbyAna of Art-by-Ana HandMade on Etsy has graciously given our viewers a coupon code Tangled10 for 10% off until April 20th

KarrieLyne of FreckledWhimsy on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED15 for 15% off until December 31st yes until the end of the year!!

Darlene AwesomeGrannie of Bags by Awesome Grannie on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code 2TS10 for 10% off and there is no expiry date, ongoing coupon!

Episode 105: The One That Almost Wasn’t!! and Episode 105.1: Lynne in Chicago!!

Episode with Sue and Kari!!

Episode with Lynne from Chicago!!

Show Notes: April 4, 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

Episode is finally up!!

It is named this way because we had major issues today!!

So sorry for the lateness of it but the file got corrupted and I was not able to do any edits with Movie Maker, so hopefully it is all ok!!

Fos

Kari:

Big Bird Socks out of Valley Yarns Hungtington in Harvest and Mauve colourway on size 2.25 mm (US1)

Maple Leaf Shawl by Natalia @ Elfmoda out of Tanis Fibre Arts Blue Label in Brick colourway on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Sue: I actually had an fo…my mini pookie….

Mini Pookies Ornament by Barbara Prime out of scrap sock yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2)


Poking Around on the Needles:

Sue:

Marco Polo by Ela Torrente out of Cascade 220 Sport in burnt orange, cream and brown on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Flax by Tin Can Knits out of SMC Northern Wool Tweed on size 5mm (US8)

Diamond Cowl test knit by Ashey Ratnam of Red Sock Blue Sock Yarn Co out of her DK merino in the colourway Bar Lime which is discontinued but she has another in her shop, knit on size 5 mm (US8)

Kari:

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


Draw : Art-by-Ana Hand Made, has let me know that she is doing a giveaway for our members for one of her cute little Mini Zip project bag ($18USD)

Post # 80 Rav ID mamamichels, please pm me craftyknitter7 with your mailing address and which bag from her shop you wish to have, from what is in stock.


Draw for first prize in the BBSC2015 a bag by Uli who is Knitters Nook on Etsy, and a fellow Canadian.

Post # 10 Rav ID Flannelcat, please pm craftyknitter7 with your mailing address.


Draw for second prize a pattern gifted by Sarah of The Canadian Knitter podcast of up to 10 CAD

Post # 31 Rav ID LadyLisetta, please pm me craftyknitter7 your pattern choice of 10 CAD or less (Approx 8USD)


NEW GIVEAWAY: 3 COPIES

Handbrake by Dan a.k.a. ObiwanKnitterand Kay Kay a.k.a. Bryonybear of the Bakery Bears Podcast have just published this pattern today.

As soon as it was available on Ravelry I downloaded it immediately for myself and gift it to Kari and Lynne.

Dan went through cancer and treatments last year and they have created this pattern and all proceeds are going to Cancer Research.

The pattern is $1 GBP, so under $2 US or CAD

Prompt: To try to stay positive for all who suffer from this illness we are asking:

What is something good that came out of having to go through the process of this for you or someone you know?

Episode 104: Brought To You by Sarah!

Show Notes: March 28, 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:

Linear Cowl by Tian Connaughton out of Knit Picks Swish DK on size 5mm (US8)

Lynne:

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

Triangle Field Shawl by Anja Krebber out of Julianna’s Fibre Lucid Dreams in Luna on size 4mm (US6) needles.

Kari:

Phone case, broken rib pattern out of leftover Miss Babs in Smerf & Turff on size 3.25 mm (US3)


Poking Around on the Needles:

Sue:

Marco Polo by Ela Torrente out of Cascade 220 Sport in burnt orange, cream and brown on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Flax by Tin Can Knits out of SMC Northern Wool Tweed on size 5mm (US8)

Mini Pookies Ornament by Barbara Prime out of scrap sock yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Lynne:

Cowl on the fly (based on Amanda Hat pattern by Gina House) out of Classic EliteYarns Jil Eaton Minnow Merino in colorway 4702 on 5.5 mm (US9)

Lyn’s Round Ripple Baby Afghan by Lyn’s Designs in Katia Mexico on G hook (4mm)

Kari:

Big Bird Socks out of Valley Yarns Hungtington in Harves and Mauve colourway on size 2.25 mm (US1)

Maple Leaf Shawl by Natalia @ Elfmoda out of Tanis Fibre Arts Blue Label in Brick colourway on size 4.5 mm (US7)


Stash Enhancements

Surprise for the girls!! Thank you Ana ArtbyAna for the bags, they are awesome

Jenn of The Ultimate Bag Lady on Etsy sent me a bag to review from her shop that she has just recently opened.

Carl from Bijou Basin Ranch has sent us some samples of Allure soap to try out!


Draw for Fix-A-Stitch tool set: Post # 12 Rav ID MalikhiRanger who is Mar from ON Canada, pm Sue your address.

Here is the video showing you how it works.

Visit the website www.fixastitch.com to learn more!!


NEW Giveaway: Art-by-Ana Hand Made, has let me know that she is doing a giveaway for our members for one of her cute little Mini Zip project bag ($18USD)

Prompt: Go to her shop and and post here by replying to this thread which of her Mini Zip bags is your fav!


Expiring Coupon codes:

The following coupons all end on Tuesday March 31st!!!

Kari’s shop knit-pug has a coupon code gadget50 for 50% off all her patterns until end of March

Michelle of Freckledcrafts on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code tangledskeins10 for 10% off until the end of March.

Lisa of SixmunchkinStitching on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED10 for 10% off until the end of March.

Heather of winemakerssister on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code 2TANGLED for 10% off until end of March.


Current Coupon Codes:

Ana ArtbyAna of Art-by-Ana HandMade on Etsy has graciously given our viewers a coupon code Tangled10for 10% off until April 20th

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Episode 103: Two Frazzled Skeins

Show Notes: March 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

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

Fos: N/A

Poking Around on the Needles:

Sue:

Linear Cowl by Tian Connaughton out of Knit Picks Swish DK on size 5mm (US8)

French Cancan by Mademoiselle C out of Three Irish Girls Kells Sport in the colour Giving Tree on 4mm (US6)

Flax by Tin Can Knits out of SMC Northern Wool Tweed on size 5mm (US8)

Lynne:

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

Cowl on the fly based on the Amanda Hat out of Classic EliteYarns Jil Eaton Minnow Merino in colorway 4702 on 5.5 mm (US9)

Flurry Hat by Paulina Popiolek out of random acrylic 4mm (US7)

Test knit Triangle Shawl by Anja Krebber out of Julianna’s Fibre Lucid Dreams in Luna on size 4mm (US6) needles.

Stash Enhancements

Sue:

Fix-a-Stitch, new amazing tool and we have one to giveaway
Prompt: How would this tool make your life easier, go watch the video to see how it works, link will be in show notes.

Small Box Bag by StitchedbySasha, such a cute little bag!!

Surprise from Alison of My Colour Wheelhouse

Cascade 220 Sport for the Marco Polo sweater

Coupon codes:

Kari’s shop Knit-Pug has a coupon code gadget50 for 50% off all her patterns until end of March

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Lisa of SixmunchkinStitching on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED10 for 10% off until the end of March.

Heather of winemakerssister on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code 2TANGLED for 10% off until end of March.

KarrieLyne of FreckledWhimsy on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED15 for 15% off entire purchase until 12/31/15, yes until the end of the year!!

Darlene of Bags by Awesome Grannie on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code 2TS10 for 10% off and there is no expiry date, ongoing coupon!