Episode 106: Salvador Dali

Show Notes: April 11, 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



Cowl on the fly (based on Amanda Hat pattern by Gina House) out of Classic EliteYarns Jil Eaton Minnow Merino in colorway 4702 on 5.5 mm (US9)

Lyn’s Round Ripple Baby Afghan by Lyn’s Designs in Katia Mexico on G hook (4mm)

Julie H. Levy Square out of Great American Afghan book in Webs Valley Yarn Northampton ibulky n Colonial Blue on size 6.5 mm (US10.5)


Mini Pookies Ornament by Barbara Prime out of scrap sock yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Elf With Hats ornaments by Terry Morris out of scrap sock yarn on size 2.75 mm (US2)

Poking Around on the Needles:


Flax by Tin Can Knits out of SMC Northern Wool Tweed on size 5mm (US8)

Diamond Cowl test knit by Ashey Ratnam of Redsockbluesockyarnco out of her DK merino in the colourway Bar Lime which is discontinued but she has another in her shop, knit on size 5 mm (US8)


Dana Hurt square out of Great American Afghan book in Webs Valley Yarn Northampton ibulky n Stone Blue on size 6.5 mm (US10.5)


Viola’s Stockings from Defarge Does Shakespear (Sarah Jordan) out of Shameless Twist Precious in Moist von Lipwig on size 2.25 m (US1)


** Handbrake Cowl by Dan ObiwanKnitter and Kay Jones bryonybear of the Bakery Bears podcast, Dan went through cancer and treatments last year and they have created this pattern and all proceeds are going to Cancer Research. The pattern is 1 BP, so under $2 US or CAD **

New Giveaway: Skein of yarn from Julianna’s Fibre who is a local indye dyer. We love her yarn and she takes great pride in creating beautiful yarns.
Prompt: What was you fav pair of sneakers growing up??

Book Review, Wanderlust by Interweave and F&W Media author Tanis Gray who put together a great selection of patterns and awesome array of designers.

Stash Enhancements

For a future giveaway, a Yarnivore bag from OwlforU, which we will do a giveaway next week.

Kari: Pug bags from Awesome Grannie and yarn from Sarah TrueCanuckGirl

Sue: Yarn from Sarah TrueCanuckGirl, Sunrise Fiber Co. And a Starbucks mug.

a gift from an IG friend, the Yarntasia April yarn and bag kit.

Yarn for the Remembering Vanessa Cowl by christinawall of the A Knitter’s Life podcast, check her out!

Lynne: Minis from Sarah TrueCanuckGirl and minis from Gnome Acres on Etsy

We reviewed Wanderlust by Tanis Gray, not available on Rav as I said in the podcast so sorry…It is a great book with amazing patterns and designers, it has an amazing layout as all the patterns are clustered together which makes it easy to find the grouping of patterns you are looking for. We thank our contact at F&W Media, Interweave for allowing us to review this book.

Current Coupon Codes:

Ana ArtbyAna of Art-by-Ana HandMade on Etsy has graciously given our viewers a coupon code Tangled10 for 10% off until April 20th

KarrieLyne of FreckledWhimsy on Etsy has given our viewers a coupon code TWOTANGLED15 for 15% off until December 31st yes until the end of the year!!

Darlene 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!


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