Show Notes: May 3, 2015
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Sue a.k.a. Craftyknitter7 on Ravelry
Lynne a.k.a Tollbaby on Ravelry
Marco Polo by Ela Torrente out of Cascade 220 Sport superwash in burnt orange, cream and brown on size 4.5 mm (US7)
Diamond Cowl test knit by Ashley 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)
Barn Raising Square by Larissa Brown and Shelley Mackie out of Knit Along book out of yarn from Lynne on size 2.75 mm (US2)
Dagmara Berztiss Square from Great American Aran Afghan book, out of Valley Yarns Northhampton Bulky in Pacific Teal colorway on size 10.5 needles (6.5 mm)
Plain Vanilla Ribbed sock from Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee (Knitting Rules) out of Cascade Heritage Sock in black on size 1.5 needles (2.5mm)
From MDSW: I got a sock blank from Knittyandcolor who is our friend Sarah, love it so much. I got a bowl for my supported spindle, a set of 32” addi turbo lace in size 2.5 mm and a set of Chiagoo lace in 2.75 mm to try out, was looking for Hiya Hiya sharps but did not find any.
I bought a set of chop stitcks for my hubby. I almost fell down in the Miss Babs booth but decided not to get anything.
From Fibre Space: I got two skeins of Spud and Chloe Fine and a 1” gauge measurer and a roll of green highlighter tape cuz green!
From the Candy Kitchen: I got a huge bag of caramel popcorn and some dark chocolate for the hubby and a mixed nuts bag for me.
From Krystal’s Destash: I got a skein of Haldecraft and a skein of Yarn Ink and both are new to me yarns.
From MDSW: One skein of Knitty and Color’s Hardcore Sock in the Toothless / Night Fury colorway, one skein of Malabrigo Sock in the Rayonvert colorway from Misty Mountain Farm. One glass orifice hook fromShipyard Point Glassworks in Franklin, Maine.
From krys5797’s destash, I got a skein of Three Irish Girls Springvale Sock in the Shake Your Tail Feathers colorway and a skein of Handmaiden Sea Wool in the Marine colorway.
We attended the Podcaster meetup which was fun as it always is.
CURRENT COUPON CODES:
KAL/CAL – Spring Into Summer!!!
What qualifies: Anything really as long as it is started on or after May 1st and you use 100 g skein of yarn, and you cast off by August 15th.
For social media use #TTSknitalong15
Must be a member of the group to participate
One finished item picture must posted in FO thread
One post per person
Should at least use 100 g of yarn and a reasonable project
A set of Sue’s stitch markers in the colour of your choice
1 pattern up to $8USD
Theme: Spring into Summer KAL/CAL
Timeframe: Start no earlier than May 1st and end August 15th, 2015