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



Ilene Bag by Hannah Ingalls out of Universal Yarn Summer Linen Needle US 4 – 3.5 mm US 6 – 4.0 mm


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:


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)


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).


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


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.



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