Episode 45: Three Tangled Skeins

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Show Notes: June 29th, 2013

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

Special Guest: Diane a.k.a. Freedom4u on Ravelry

FO’s :

Kari: 

Bridghead Tank in Louet EuroFlax on 3.25 (US3), she has one test knitter on the go now, if you want to test knit any of her designs send her a private message on Ravelry.

Poking around on the needles:

Diane:

She has two socks on the go with Toe-up Socks with a Difference by Wendy Knits made from Patons Kroy and Knit Picks Felici in Minty

Hitchhiker in Baby Merino Lace by Abuelita Yarns

Elfe, alternating a party cake by Art-by-Ana and a skein from Creature Comforts on Etsy

Viajante with lace by Colour adventures on Etsy

Kari:

Dragon’s Tale a shawl with Art by Ana Party Cake on 3.5mm (US4)

Sue: 

Paloma by Kim Hargreaves out of Estelle Yarns Young Touch DK on size 2.75 (US2) for the bottom rim and 3.25 (US3) Dyakcraft needles.

Wheelin On:

Sue and Kari N/A

Diane: spinning- Loop Batt spun, working on 2nd ply with CorgiHillFarm 

Other Things:

Sue’s Bday KAL/CAL is coming along nicely, even though Sue is having a hard time knitting with the cotton she plugs along anyway in the hopes to finish in time.

 

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Episode 44: Wait for it!!

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Show Notes: June 22nd, 2013

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Kari a.k.a. JadedKnitter on Ravelry

Lynne a.k.a. tollbaby on Ravelry

FO’s

Kari: Spring Trellis made out of Handmaiden Fine Yarn Bess on size US 2 – 2.75 mm

Poking around on the needles:

Kari:

Designing a shawl with Art by Ana Party Cake on 3.5mm (US4)

Hermes Wings Socks (new design) knit out of KP Stroll on 2.25 (US 1), it is being released today

Designing a tank top in Louet EuroFlax on 3.25 (US3), she has one test knitter on the go now, if you want to test knit any of her designs send her a private message on Ravelry.

Sue:

Paloma by Kim Hargreaves out of Estelle Yarns Young Touch DK on size 2.75 (US2) for the bottom rim and 3.25 (US3) Dyakcraft needles.

Wheelin on: N/A

Stash Enhancements:

Sue got a gorgeous skein of yarn from Krys5797 by Knittyandcolor in the Faunus colorway, Thanks again Krystyal!

Lynne got a gorgeous bag from DaydeesDoodads, very well made and totally rocks!

Other Things:

Name that Tank Top for Kari’s new design:

Winner is Krys5797 for the name Bridgehead Tank, other considerations are from chessie and yknits, javapurl won the random draw.

500 Member Draw:

Winner of stitch markers is LindaMNoble and Fibernymph

Winner of $5 USD pattern is artsyjo

Episode 43: Hey Ana

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Show Notes: June 15th, 2013

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: Vanilla socks out of Biscotte & Cie yarn in the Felix base, no colorway and knit on 2.5    (US 1.5) Dyakcraft needles.

Kari: Designing a shawl with Art by Ana Party Cake on 3.5mm (US4)

Poking around on the needles:

Sue: Paloma by Kim Hargreaves out of Estelle Yarns Young Touch DK on size 2.75 (US2) for the bottom rim and 3.25 (US3) Dyakcraft needles.

Kari: Designing a tank top in Louet EuroFlax on 3.25 (US3), she has one test knitter on the go now, if you want to test knit any of her designs send her a private message on Ravelry.

Wheelin on

Sue took a Gaining Control spinning class with her wheel and found it to be very helpful.  It was via the the Ottawa Valley Weavers and Spinners Guild.

Stash enhancements:

Sue: N/A

Kari: Party Cake form Ana (ArtbyAna)

Lynne: Project bag with the cutest owls on it by Ana (ArtbyAna)

For our friend Krystal a notions bag with puppies on it , also by Ana (ArtbyAna)

Other Things:

Name Kari’s Tank top, see the thread in our Rav group for details

Sue’s Birthday KAL/CAL, seems to be going well and am loving the progress pictures

500 Member Giveaway, we will be drawing for prizes mostly likely next week!

Thank you to The Knit Girllls for pimping our show, WOOT!

See you next week, Happy knitting, crocheting, spinning, weaving etc….

Episode 42: Happy Birthday Sue!

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Show Notes: June 8th, 2013

Thank you to returning viewers and welcome to new viewers.  We love doing the show and love even more the support you have given us in our adventure(s).

Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry

Kari a.k.a. JadedKnitter on Ravelry

Lynne a.k.a. tollbaby on Ravelry

FO’s

Kari:

Mountain Path Socks, designing new pattern using Yvieknits yarn that was gifted from Yvonne to the podcast and colorway is  Mountain Top at Dusk on 2.25 mm (US1).  It is published now with a coupon code tts2 until end of June.

Designing a tank top in Louet EuroFlax on 3.25 (US3), she has one test knitter on the go now, if you want to test knit any of her designs send her a private message on Ravelry.

Hermes Wings Socks (new design) knit out of KP Stroll on 2.25 (US 1), she has it out for testing now.

Designing a shawl, more info to come on that!

Sue:

Vanilla socks out of Biscotte & Cie yarn in the Felix base, no colorway and knit on 2.5    (US 1.5) Dyakcraft needles.

Paloma by Kim Hargreaves out of Estelle Yarns Young Touch DK on size 2.75 (US2) for the bottom rim and 3.25 (US3) Dyakcraft needles.

Wheelin on: N/A

Stash Enhancements: N/A

Other Things:

Sue’s Bday KAL/CAL is going on strong, please see the thread for details and make sure you tag your projects so they will be eligible for the draw….not sure on the prizes yet but you could be up for a chance to win a skein in my very own stash.

Congratulations Sock a Long Winners have been chosen and pm’d, the winners are:

$5USD patter of your choice, rosebob,

Stitch markers from my shop, Krys5797, Apple380. 

Kari’s sock blockers were made by Purrfectly Catchy Designs (when I find the link I will post it here and in he episode thread in the group.

Happy Knitting, Crocheting and Spinning and see you next week.

Socks!

Since I know there are a bunch of you who wanted the sock pattern that I was designing: here it is! I have it published on Ravelry, but it can be purchased without a Ravelry account.

I’ve also set up a coupon code for our lovely veiwers: when you check out enter: tts2 and it will give you 50% off the price of the pattern.

Enjoy!
~ Kari.

Mountain Path Socks

Mountain Path