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



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:


Big Bird Socks (toe-up plain alternating colours every 10 rows) out of Valley Yarns Huntington Harvest Orange/Mauve

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


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.


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