Episode 138: Giggle Happening!!

FOs @ 3 min

Selma

Hill Country Top by Snowden Becker, knit in Cascade 220 on 4.5 mm (US7) made in 2011 and still looking amazing!

Featherweight in Bittersweet Woolery Star Dust Wicked Colourway, knit on 3.75mm (US5)

Safari Socks in Opal Little Prince, 7760 colourway, knit on 2.25mm (US1)

Lynne:

Checkerboard Lace scarf by Purl Soho out of Bijou Basin Ranch Xanadu on size 4.5mm7 (US7 ) needles.

Charcoal Hat (basic 2×2 rib) out of Julianna’s Fibre MCN worsted in Charcoal on size 3.75mm (5) needles.


 

WIPs @ 17 min

Selma:

Nutkin Socks by Beth LaPensee out of Bittersweet Woolery Hero, in Ideling, knit on 2.25mm (US1)

Test knit for Mina86, using Juliana’s Lucky Star sock in Opal, and Berroco ultra alpaca light in cream, knit on 3.75mm (US5)

Lynne:

Scrappy Blanket out of mini skens (based on Knitted Patchwork Recipe by Martine Ellis and Memory Blanket by Georgie Hallam) on size 2.75mm (US 2) needles.

Rob’s Black Socks of Doom (2×2 rib sock, based on Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain Sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee out of Cascade Heritage Sock in Black and Cascade Heritage Silk in Navy Blue on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.

Basic Crocheted Hat (no pattern) out of Phentex Worsted (I THINK) in the Marrakech Ombre colorway on a size 4mm (G) hook.

Sue:

Handbrake by Kay and Dan Jones out of Vanna’s Choice in Eggplant on size 4.5mm (US7)

Egg to Owl by Susan B. Anderson out of misc yarn in stash, worsted weight on size 3.75mm (US5)

Gummy Bear socks, plain vanilla toe up out of KP Felici on size 2.75 (US2)

Cross Stitch project for a swap.


 

Book Review: @42:21 min

Perfectly Feminine Knits: 25 Distinctive Designs by Lene Holme Samsøe Interweave/F+W; $26.99USD

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Within the pages of Perfectly Feminine Knits, acquaint yourself with a softer style of knitting with a new collection of garments from author Lene Holme Samsøe that explore striking shapes, refined details, and lovely textures. You’ll delight in patterns that effortlessly combine a thoroughly modern sophistication with a certain delicate femininity. Projects range from knitted sweaters, cardigans, and ponchos to lovely scarves, stockings, mittens, and possibly the prettiest hat one’s ever seen. With patterns both easy and more complex, there’s something for every level of knitter in Perfectly Feminine Knits.


 

Stash Enhancements: @53:55 min

Selma:

Minis from Rachel
New Interweave Mag
Yarn from a really generous viewer,Tanis Fiber Arts in Sprout.

Thank you Kathy Kathy02125 that was so sweet of you!!

Sue:

Swap package for Ornament swap
Package from Tonya Celestya22 thanks so much!!!
Minis from Gnome Acres
NewInterweave Mag
Mega load from KP sale
Yarn from a really generous viewer, Dyabolical in the Cherries Cheese and Wine.

Patterns

by Alicia Plummer

Stonewall Thanks Brandy eatmyyarns

By Melissa Schaschwary

Bee Balm
Overlynd
Earnshaw
High Plains
Chateau

by Margeau Soboti

Boyfriend Sweater

by Mari Chibi

Miya Shawl

by Laura Aylor

Ashore

From Lynne: Walking Dead yarn, Lorna’s Laces Shepherd Sock in Camouflage

Lynne:

1 skein of Opal Van Gogh Starry Night from a viewer

Knit Picks Brava
Dove Heather Colorway, 5 skeins
Marina colorway, 9 skeins
Tranquil colorway, 12 skeins


 

Giveaway: @1h22 min

Bag by Lara of the fawn & the fox follow the prompt by watching the episode.


1h22min

Winter Camp with The Canadian Knitter Podcast

Sarah a.k.a. TrueCanuckGirl is hosting a winter camp kind of along the lines of Camp Loopey.

Visit her Ravelry group for more details and watch the video she put up, it is linked in our thread.

Here is the video that explains it all.


The Tangled SkeinCA is having a huge giveaway in the Ravelry Group but you have to watch to podcast to find out what the question is. There is also a coupon code mentioned on the show.


Coupon Codes:

Lara of the fawn & the fox on Etsy – coupon code for 20% off until December 31 – TWOTANGLEDSKEINS

Rachel (sweetknits1997)person) of Night Owl Fibers on Etsy – coupon code for 10% off until Dec 31 –2TANGLED

KarrieLyne of Freckled Whimsy on Etsy – coupon code for 15% until Dec 31 – TWOTANGLED15

VictoriaBlue coupon code for 12th Arrow Cowl pattern for $1 USD until Feb 8, 2016 – DCSPIGSKIN1

Darlene AwesomeGrannie of Bags by Awesome Grannie on Etsy ongoing coupon code for 10% off 2TS10

Lisa 6munchkinstitching of SixmunchkinStitching on Etsy ongoing coupon code for 10% off – TWOTANGLED

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