Episode 107: Spring has sprung!!

Show Notes: April 18, 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

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FOs

Lynne:

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


Poking Around on the Needles:

Sue:

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)

Fish Hat Dead or Alive by Thelma Egberts out of Patons Classic Wool in the Too Teal, Aran and Peacock colourway on size 4.5 mm (US7)

Lynne:

Suzanne Atkinson Square out of Great American Afghan book in Webs Valley Yarn Northampton in bulky colourway Lake Heather

Socks, Plain vanilla following the A Good Plain Sock Recipe by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee a.k.a. yarnharlot knit out of Cascade Heritage in black on size 2.5 mm (US1.5)

Kari:

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

Northbound sweater by Annie Haas out of Valley Yarns Northhampton in the on size 4 mm (US6) 5 mm (US8)


GIVEAWAY

winner cj240, you won the skein of Self-Striping in the Sneakers colourway from Julianna’s Fibre.


NEW GIVEAWAY

Miss Opal Yarnivore bag from Audrey of OwlforU on Etsy has donated a bag to giveaway

PROMPT: Has anyone (child) or anything (animal) ever eaten your yarn? Lie down on the couch and tell us all about it.


Book Review

We reviewed Defarge Does Shakespeare and we find it a very good read as there are not just patterns, but essays and such. All patterns are breathtaking to say the least and the charts are really well done.

Thanks to our contact Jocelyn a.k.a. knitventures at Cooperative Press, we really appreciate it.


New KAL/CAL happening soon, see the thread to find out more information.


Stash Enhancements:

Sue:

Received some Wollmeise yarn from Kari in the Palomino

Yarn from HauteKnit Yarn, Shellee sent us a skein for review and a skein to giveaway so look for that soon. You can find her shop here.

Podcast buttons from AmberleysButtons on Etsy, really impressed with her work.


Also forgot to mention the coupon codes we have going on….. and you can find them below:

Current Coupon Codes:

Ana ArtbyAna of Art-by-Ana HandMade on Etsy has graciously given our viewers a coupon code Tangled10for 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 2TS10for 10% off and there is no expiry date, ongoing coupon!

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