Episode 230: No Intros!

FOs!!

Sue:

Simple House Slippers by Simone A. out of Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice Heathers & Twists on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.

Kitschy Kat by Susan Claudino out of Acrylic from Michaels on 3.75 mm (US 5), I am making 2 for my twin nieces.


WIPs & Chains!!

Sue:

Lumberjack Cardigan by Marzena Kołaczekout of Valley Yarns Superwash DK in Light Grey on size 3.5 and 4.0 mm (US 4-6) needles.

Road to Rhinebeck Shawl by Knitting Expat Designs out of Art by Ana Dreamin’ DK in Appletini and The Black Lamb Merino DK in Charcoal colourways on size 3.75 mm (US 5) needles.

Test Knit Moraine for Rowsom Knits out of Malabrio Rios in the mistake colourway of Coco on size 5.0 mm (US 8) needles.

Lynne:

Socks for Rob (based on Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain Sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, from the Knitting Rules book) out of Nova Prints in the #174 colourway on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.


On the Boob Tube (video podcasts)!!

Yarn and Ewe Girl with Janine yarnandewegirl who is also a designer (Janine McCarty) and has several gorgeous designs.

Not new but worth a mention:

Cozy Up with the Stitching Sisterscozyupknits I was mentioned in Episode 66 because I sent them stitch markers for all 4 sister and a set for a prize.
Mean Girls Knitheyitsstephanie heyitsrebecca I was mentioned because I sent them bags and stitch markers for both of them and for a giveaway.
Dunkelgrün group with Anna dunkelgrun


New Giveaway!!

Krissy’s Shawl by Cozy Up Knits, the newest of the named sisters shawls.

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Prompt: what yarn you would use and I want to see a notions such as DingleDop as per Jamie cozyupknitswhich means progress keeper.

Deadline: 2 weeks (May 18th at midnight)

Rules: Must be a member, one post per person, not chatter.


Flash the Stash!!

Yarn destash from Jessica Serenova who got it given to her and she shared amongst our group.

-Debbie Bliss Prima
-Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino
-Debbie Bliss Cathay
– Promenade kit by Hanne Falkenberg – No. 2 Shetland in a variety of colours to make the poncho.

Sue:

Gemini Fibres:

  • Polish Merino in bright green 100g
  • Corriedale Top Med in grey 100g
  • Gloves in a Bottle cream that is so amazing!

Yarn Indulgences:

-Mini in bright green from Lynne

Woolswap package from Moira a.k.a moclell also Knitting in Stiches podcast.

Yarn

-Titus Yarn from Baa Ram Ewe in Chevin
-Knit Picks Felici in Spring Mix
-Diamond Luxury Alpaca Blush
-My Colour Wheelhouse
-Malabrigo Fingering in Arequita

Treats
-Almond Joy bars

-Cow Chips (gone)
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-PEI Mix from Lucky Fox
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-Tea Trolley Cha Cha Chai
-Minion candies

Stationary/Other
-Tiniest Anne of Green Gables toy
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-Anne of Green Gables Magnetic pad
-Flamingo Notebook
-Weekday notepad
-Beautiful Stitch markers
-PEI notions pouch
-Unicorn Charms
-Island Potato Soap in Vanilla scent
-PEI Post card

Lynne :

Gemini Fibres
-Corriedale natural 100g
-Polish Merino mix Strawberries and Cream 100g

Yarn Indulgences :
-Minis


Coupon Codes!!

Frog Peak Creations – 15% off ongoing 2TANGLED15
Bags by Awesome Grannie – 10% off ongoing – 2TS10
SixmunchkinStitching– 10% off ongoing – TWOTANGLED10

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Episode 229: Shawn, Come Get Your Socks!

Mighty FOs

BB8 Socks (based on Basic Ribbed Sock pattern by Kate Atherley and I use the short row heel from Socks on a Plane by Laura Linneman out of Must Stash Yarn BB8 self-striping OCD skeins on size 2.75 mm (US 2) needle.
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WIPs & Chains

Sue:

Road to Rhinebeck Shawl by Knitting Expat Designs out of Art by Ana Dreamin DK in Appletini and The Black Lamb Merino DK in Charcoal colourways on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.

The Soaring Cowl by Suzanne Gates-Devlin out of Three Irish Girls Springvale Sock in the Solar Flare colourway on size 4 mm (US 6) needles.


Pattern Giveway!!

Everest

Mallory Justadoseoflove from the Wips & Wine podcast has released a beautiful sock pattern called Everest.

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Prompt: Post a picture or link to the yarn you would like to knit this pattern out of.
Draw: Winner will be chosen on Saturday, April 21st (thread will close just before we record).
Rules: Must be a member of the group, no chatter.


Flash the Stash

KnitScene Spring Edition

Sue bought quite a few patterns this week.

Everest Socks by Mallory Caudron JustADoseOfLove on Ravlery.
Changes Shawl by Knitting Expat Designs MinaPhilipp on Ravelry.
Fading Point and Suburban Wrap by Joji Locatelli
My Sister’s SocksMy Sister’s Cowl, .
Penelope Infinity Scarf by Jenny kountingsheep on Ravelry.
Triangle Texture Poncho by Susanne Sommer sosu on Ravelry. 25% off with the code GREATFUL.
Heroes Poncho by Amazing Threads bkreb on Ravlery
Sweet Sheep by Susan B. Anderson.
This Little Piggy by Kate Oates tottoper on Ravelry.
Cinder by Trysten Molina DragonHoardYarn on Ravelry.
Seascale by Courtney Kelly same on Ravelry.


Coupon Codes

TheTangledSkeinCA – 15% off until April 15th – SPRING15 (tomorrow)
Frog Peak Creations – 15% off ongoing 2TANGLED15
Bags by Awesome Grannie – 10% off ongoing – 2TS10
SixMunchkinStitching – 10% off ongoing – TWOTANGLED10

Episode 228: Lynne Knits Again!


WIPs & Chains

Lynne:

Socks for Rob (based on Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain Sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, from the Knitting Rules book) out of Nova Prints in the #174 colourway on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.

Sue:

Road to Rhinebeck Shawl by Knitting Expat Designs out of Art by Ana Dreamin DK in Appletini and The Black Lamb Merino DK in Charcoal colourways on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.

BB8 Socks (based on Basic Ribbed Sock pattern by Kate Atherley and I use the short row heel from Socks on a Plane by Laura Linneman) out of Must Stash Yarn BB8 self-striping OCD skeins on size 2.75 mm (US 2) needle.

Cowl design, participated in Initiate Knit Design with Francoise in Fiber Muse Circle on FB (private group).
I am using Three Irish Girls Springvale Sock in the Solar Flare colourway on size 4 mm (US 6) needles.
This is the 3rd time participating and finally completed the challenge.
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Shop News!!

The Tangled SkeinCA has 2 new sock sack snap bags going into the shop.
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Giveaway Winner

Annie sent us a skein to giveaway in the “I Hear Ramona Sing” colourway on her Hampton Base which is Fingering Cashmerino Nylon 80/10/10, 385 yards/115 grams.

Come see if you were the lucky winner!

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The winner never contacted us and it was announced in Ep. 223. We redrew a new winner – come see if it was you!
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Flash the Stash!!

Bag from Knit For Brains on Etsy
Wool Studio Book from Interweave by Meghan Babin and will review in the next couple weeks.
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Coupon Codes!!!

TheTangledSkeinCA – 15% off until April 15th – SPRING15
Frog Peak Creations – 15% off ongoing – 2TANGLED15
Bags by Awesome Grannie – 10% off ongoing – 2TS10
SixMunchkinStitching – 10% off ongoing – TWOTANGLED10

Episode 227: We’re Not Dead!

 


The Mighty FOs

Sue:

My Sister’s Shawl by Cozyupknits out of Julie Asselin Leizu Fingering in Birch, Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock in Driftwood and Ancient Arts Yarns Fingering in the Inuit Art colorway on size 4 mm & 4.5 mm (US 6 & 7) needles.

The Dancer Test knit for RhyFlowerknits, Melinda Measor out of Julie Asselin Leizu DK in green on size 5 mm (US8) needles.


WIPs & Chains

Sue:

Road to Rhinebeck Shawl by Knitting Expat Designs out of Art by Ana Dreamin DK in Appletini and The Black Lamb Merino DK in Charcoal colourways on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.

BB8 Socks Basic Ribbed Sock pattern by Kate Atherley and I use the short row heel from Socks on a Plane by Laura Linneman out of Must Stash Yarn BB8 self-striping OCD skeins on size 2.75 mm (US 2) needle.


Giveaway Winner

Bag from The Knitting Bag PEI to give away. Prompt was to post a chicken photo in the giveaway thread.

Come check out who the lucky winner is!!

New Giveaway – Knitting it Up Shop

 

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Annie has kindly sent us a skein to giveaway in the “I Hear Ramona Sing” colourway on her Hampton Base which is Fingering Cashmerino Nylon 80/10/10, 385 yards/115 grams.

Prompt is to go to her shop and name your favorite colourway.
Date: We will draw in 2 weeks on April 7th posdcast.


Shop News!!

The Tangled SkeinCA has a whole bunch or new stitch marker sets and progress keepers. There’s SuperNatural, The Walking Dead, Easter Bunnies, Coffee, tea, cupcakes, pies, flowers.

Use coupon code: SPRING15 for 15% off your order with no minimum purchase.


Coupon Codes!!!

TheTangledSkeinCA – 15% off until April 15th – SPRING15
Frog Peak Creations – 15% off ongoing –
2TANGLED15
Bags by Awesome Grannie – 10% off ongoing – 2TS10
SixMunchkinStitching – 10% off ongoing – TWOTANGLED10

Episode 226: All Sue All the Time!!

The Mighty FOs

None!!!
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WIPs & Chains

Sue:

My Sister’s Shawl Cozyupknits out of Julie Asselin Leizu Fingering in Birch, Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock in Driftwood and Ancient Arts Yarns Fingering in the Inuit Art colorway on size 4 mm & 4.5 mm (US 6 & 7) needles.

The Dancer Test knit for RhyFlowerknits, Melinda Measor VenomousFlower out of Julie Asselin Leizu DK in green on size 5 mm (US8) needles.
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Feed the Stash

Sue:

FibreShare package
Bags from The Knitting Bag PEI and one for a giveaway
Sweet Skein o Mine yarn for review.
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Giveaway

Bag from The Knitting Bag PEI to give away.

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Prompt: Post a picture of a chicken, hilarious, weird no matter.

Rules:
Must be a member of the Ravelry group
One post per person
No Chatter

Draw date: Saturday March 24th since Lynne will be away the weekend of March 30th.
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Shop News:

Sue has cat face stitch markers and new pearl set in the shop.
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Coupon Codes!!!

Frog Peak Creations – 50% off sale until March 7th – XMAS50
Frog Peak Creations – 15% off ongoing 2TANGLED15
Bags by Awesome Grannie – 10% off ongoing – 2TS10
SixMunchkinStitching – 10% off ongoing – TWOTANGLED10

Episode 225: Relax, we’re professionals!

The Mighty FOs

Sue:

Dimensions Needle Felting Kit – Hedgehog from Michaels


WIPs & Chains

Lynne

Autumn Leaves by Nikki Van de Car, out of Stylecraft Lite DK in the Mixtures Gorse colorway on size 4.0mm (US 6) needles.

Sue:

BB8 Socks (Basic Ribbed Sock pattern by Kate Atherley and I use the short row heel from Socks on a Plane by Laura Linneman) out of Must Stash Yarn BB8 self-striping OCD skeins on size 2.75 mm (US 2) needle.

My Sister’s Shawl MKAL by Cozyupknits out of Julie Asselin Leizu Fingering in Birch, Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock in Driftwood and Ancient Arts Yarns Fingering in the Inuit Art colorway on size 4 mm & 4.5 mm (US 6 & 7) needles.


Feed the Stash

Sue:

Stitch markers from Knitty by Nature

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Valentine’s Day Giveaway

Please tune in to see if you’ve won the lovely bag set and gorgeous yarn from RoundAbout Yarn!!


Coupon Codes!!!

TheKnittingBagPEI – 15% off until end of February – TTSSAVE15
Frog Peak Creations – 50% off sale until March 7th – XMAS50
Frog Peak Creations – 15% off ongoing 2TANGLED15
Bags by Awesome Grannie – 10% off ongoing – 2TS10
SixMunchkinStitching – 10% off ongoing – TWOTANGLED10

Episode 221: Awlays Ready!

The Mighty FOs

Sue:

Olive You Too by Taiga Hilliard, out of Knit Picks Brava Worsted in “Marina” on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.


WIPs & Chains

Lynne:

Welcome Little One (cross stitch) by Michele Johnson. Fabric is Antique White Charlescraft 18ct Aida.

Sue:

My Sister’s Shawl MKAL by Cozyupknits out of Julie Asselin in Birch, Three Irish Girls in Driftwood and Ancient Arts Yarns in the Inuit Art colorway on size 4 mm & 4.5 mm (US 6 & 7) needles.

BB8 Socks (Basic Ribbed Sock pattern by Kate Atherley) and I use the short row heel from Socks on a Planeby Laura Linneman out of Must Stash Yarn BB8 self-striping OCD skeins on size 2.75 mm (US 2) needle.

Afterthought Everything Socks by Erica Kempf Broughton out of Nomadic Yarns Twisty Sock in the Get Lucky colorway on size 2.25 mm (US 1) needles.


Book Review: Provided by F&W Media (Interweave)

Knit Mitts by Kate Atherley, your hand-y Guide to Knitting Mittens & Gloves.

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Valentine’s Themed Giveaway

Just a little reminder that you only have one week left to enter our Valentine’s Day themed giveaway!! You can win a project bag set and yarn that are Valentine inspired.

Prompt: Tell us what you “love or hate” about this holiday.

Rules:
One post per person
Must be a current member of our group
No chatter

Closing Date: Saturday, February 17th before we record.


Feed the Stash

Sue:

Unicorn kit from Anna of Dunklegrun podcast.

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Addi FlexiFlips in size 2.25 mm (US 1) needles. Below is a video showing you how the needles work.


I’m Broke, Save Me Money!!!

The Tangled SkeinCA – 30% off until February 14th, no coupon needed

Frog Peak Creations – 50% off sale until March 7th – XMAS50

Frog Peak Creations – 15% off ongoing 2TANGLED15

Bags by Awesome Grannie – 10% off ongoing – 2TS10

SixMunchkinStitching – 10% off ongoing – TWOTANGLED10


That’s all folks! Have a great week, and happy crafting!

Episode 223: Back in Action!!

 

The Mighty FOs

Sue:

OM Shawl by Andrea Mowry out of Cascade 220 in colorways 1923 (red), 859 (blue green), 1919 (green), and 1946 (gray) on size 5.5 mm (US 9) needles.

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Spooktacular socks using Basic ribbed Socks by Kate Atherley out of Knitterly Things Vesper SPARKLE Sock in the Socktober Spooktacular colourwyon size 2.5 mm (US 1.5) needles.

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WIPs & Chains

Lynne:

Autumn Leaves by Nikki Van de Car, out of Stylecraft Lite DK in Mixtures Gorse colorway, on size 3.75mm (US 5) needles.

Sue:

My Sister’s Shawl MKAL by Cozyupknits out of Julie Asselin in Birch, Three Irish Girls in Driftwood and third colour cannot remember on size 4 mm & 4.5 mm (US 6 & 7) needles.

Olive You Baby by Taiga Hilliard out Knit Picks Brava worsted in the Marina colourway on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.


Brown Bag Sock Club & Travel the World by Design

Both KALs finished on December 31st. Tune in to see if you’re one of the lucky winners! (Winners, please PM Sue to arrange for delivery of your prizes!)


I’m Broke, Save Me Money!!!

The Tangled SkeinCA – 30% 0ff until February 14th, no coupon needed
Bags by Awesome Grannie – 10% off ongoing – 2TS10
SixMunchkinStitching – 10% off, ongoing – TWOTANGLED10


Feed the Stash

Lynne:

Leisure Arts #4135, Knit Along with Debbie Macomber: A Good Yarn

Leisure Arts #4658, Knit Along with Debbie Macomber: Cedar Cove Collection

Knitting Plus: Mastering Fit

Sue:

Skein of Candy Coated Yarns Sweet Base (75%SW Merino / 25% Nylon) in “Shipwreck”

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Episode 222: One Skein, Extra Tangled!

 

 


The Mighty FOs

Baby Surprise Jacket by Elizabeth Zimmerman out of Loops & Threads Kai in the Cupcake colorway, on size 3.5mm needles (US 4).

Rob’s Tweed Birthday Socks (based on Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain Sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee) out of Knit Picks Stroll Tweed in the Lost Lake Heather colorway, on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.


WIPs & Chains

Autumn Leaves by Nikki Van de Car, out of Stylecraft Lite DK in Mixtures Gorse colorway, on size 3.75mm (US 5) needles.


On the Boob Tube

Little Big Knits podcast
The CATTlady Podcast


Feed the Stash

From Sue, 1 skein Yarn Love, A Good Yarn fingering in “Sea Apple”.
Knitty and Color, Hardcore Sock in “Winterberry”


That’s all, folks! Happy crafting!

 

WIPs

Sue:

OM Shawl by Andrea Mowry out of Cascade 220 in colorways 1923 (red), 859 (blue green), 1919 (green), and 1946 (gray) on size 5.5 mm (US 9) needles.

Simple House Slippers by Simone A out of Michael’s yarn in purple on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.

Lynne:

Baby Surprise Jacket by Elizabeth Zimmerman in Loops & Threads Kai in the Cupcake colorway on size 3.75mm (US 5) needles.

Welcome Little One (cross stitch) by Michele Johnson. Fabric is Antique White Charlescraft 18ct Aida.
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Knit Alongs happening

2017 Travel the World by Design KAL/CAL

4th Quarter October 1st to December 31st – Continent is Asia.

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4th Quarter October 1st to December 31st.
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Feed the Stash

Sue:

getyouryarnwishesgranted received a sock blank

Advent mini swap received, see my instagram feed for photos
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Coupon Codes!!!

The Tangled SkeinCA – 20 % off – until the end of the year – No coupon code needed

Gingersnapthat – 15 % off – until the end of the year – Tangled 15

Geektastic Fibers – 15% off until the end of the year – 2TANGLED

Frog Peak Creations – 15% off until end of year – 2Tangled2017

Bags by Awesome Grannie – 10% off ongoing – 2TS10

SixMunchkinStitching – 10% off, ongoing – TWOTANGLED10