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.

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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