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

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 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

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.

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!

Episode 102: Technical Difficulties Much!!

Show Notes: March 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

Check out the new opening and closing credits Lynne created, I love it tollbaby

FOs: N/A

Poking Around on the Needles:

Lynne:

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

Flurry Hat by Paulina Popiolek out of random acrylic on size 4.5mm (US7)

On the Fly cowl out of Classic EliteYarns Jil Eaton Minnow Merino in colorway 4702 on size 5.5 mm (US9)

Sue:

Basic Ribbed Socks by Kate Atherley out of Vesper yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2)

H.G. Fingerless Mitts by Zhora Designs out of Vivid Fibre Arts yarn in the Horizon colourway on size 2mm (US0)

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

Yowza Weigh It Shawl by Susan B Anderson out of Miss Babs Yowza What a Skein in
the Biker Chick colourway on size 5mm (US8)

Cabled Globe Ornament by Eunny Jang out of Berroco Pure Merino in cream on size 4 mm (US6)

Stash Enhancements:

Sue:

Must Stash Yarn in the Around the Corner colourway
Skein Yarn in the Sea Glass colourway

Sue and Lynne:

Club yarn from Julianna’s Fibre in the Rewind colourway

Giveaway of the Freckled Whimsy Sock Nanny bag from KarrieLyne and the winner is post#44Givemecake, please pm Sue your address.

Coupon Codes:

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

Lisa a.k.a. 6munchkinstitchin of SixmunchkinStitching on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED10 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 code 2TS10 for 10% off and there is no expiry date, ongoing coupon!

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

Podcasts to check out:

Junkyarn Podcast with Kemper a.k.a. wraybot from North Carolina

JB’s Fiber Podcast with Jaci a.k.a. jbcohen from Canada

A Knitter’s Life Podcast with Christian a.k.a. christinawall

The Canadian Knitter with Sarah a.k.a. TrueCanuckGirl from Toronto, Canada.

Episode 101: Done with winter!!

Show Notes: March 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

Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry

FO’s

Lynne:

Rib-­a-­Roni Hat by Jane Tanner in RHSS (Gold, Claret and some other random blue
acrylic) on size 4.5mm (US7).

The Amanda Hat by Gina House (my March BBSC project) in Classic EliteYarns Jil
Eaton Minnow Merino in colorway 4702 on size 5.5mm (US9)

Kari:

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

Leafy Washcloth by Megan Goodacre out of Knit Picks Dishie on size 3.75 mm (US 5)

Poking Around on the Needles:

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.

On the Fly cowl out of Classic EliteYarns Jil Eaton Minnow Merino in colorway 4702 on size 5.5 mm (US9)

Sue:

Basic Ribbed Socks by Kate Atherley out of Vesper yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2)

H.G. Fingerless Mitts by Zhora Designs out of Vivid Fibre Arts yarn in the Horizon colourway on size 2mm (US0)

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

Kari:

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

Big Bird Socks (toe-up plain vanilla) out of Valley Yarns Huntington Harvest and Mauve on size 2.25mm (US1)

Stash Enhancements:

Sue received her Must Stash yarn from a destash as she is participating in the School of Stash in the Must Stash Ravelry group, doing the OMG Heel Pattern by Megan Williams

Sue received a package from the #SecretSister2015 swap, sender is unknown.

Sue received her package from Judy a.k.a. Miazoe and absolutely loves everything!!

Kari received so Bijou Basin yarn and some Tanis Fiber Arts yarn.

Bags from FreckledWhimsy on Etsy to review the Sock Nanny bag. Thanks KarrieLyne we love them so much!!

Giveaway: A Sock Nanny bag from KarrieLyne of FreckledWhimsy, for your chance to win please hop on over to the giveaway thread.

Coupon Codes still active:

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!

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

Episode 100: 1000 Members!!

Show Notes: February 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

FO’s

Sue:

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

Poking around on the needles:

Basic Ribbed socks by Kate Atherley out of Vesper yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Shaker Rib Mitt Test knit for Katie a.k.a. NekozukiYarns out of Patons Classic Wool merino in the Evergreen Mix colourway on sizie 5mm (US8) Knitter’s Pride Bamboo

Yowza Weigh It Shawl by Susan B Anderson out of Miss Babs Yowza What a Skein in
the Biker Chick colourway on size 5mm (US8)

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.

Rib-­a-­Roni Hat by Jane Tanner in RHSS (Gold, Claret and some other random blue
acrylic) on size 4.5mm (US7).

The Amanda Hat by Gina House (my March BBSC project) in Classic EliteYarns Jil
Eaton Minnow Merino in colorway 4702 on size 5.5mm (US9)

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)

Tinted Tangles winner post #30 ladyfringe, Jessie please pm Sue your address.

1000 Member Giveaway!!

Please pm Sue your mailing address

Lollipop yarn Member # 996 Casperina

Kitchen Counter Crafter wallet Member # 330 Stitched-Together

Keychain Member # 940 deepcovegrl

Stitch markers Member # 908 Oliveoh (pm me your colour choice)

Riverside Yarn Member # 402 ginsmom

Natalie Servant Patterns: Please pm Lynne the pattern of your choice

Member # 538 KnitnOne
Member # 840 AliciaPlum
Member # 163 winemakerssister

Emily Matisz Patterns: Please pm Lynne the pattern of your choice

Member # 843 Howiemom
Member # 823 Amyschulze
Member # 936 fomle87

Podcasts to check out:

Sprite966 with Helen a.k.a. Orange-maid

The Weasley Sisters with Jessica a.k.a. NaturallyKnitty and Allena a.k.a. StarKnits

Ewe Who Knits with Georgina a.k.a. EweWhoKnits

Coupon Codes for our viewers:

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!

 

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.