Episode 140: Do the Muppets!!



Rob’s Black Socks of Doom, based on Sock Recipe: A good, plain sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee), out of Cascade Heritage in black and Cascade Heritage Silk in navy on size US 1.5 (2.5mm) needles.

Better Late Than Never Beanies by Kathy North, out of Sears Sayelle in Green on size I (5.5mm) hook.

Spiral Mittens by Katie Chase, out of James C. Brett Fusion Chunky in the F5 colorway on size H (5mm) hook.

Spiral Mittens by Katie Chase, out of Sears Sayelle in Green, on size H (5mm) hook.


Fish Hat by Thelma Egberts, out of Patons North American Classic Wool Merino in Too Teal, Peacock, and Aran, on size US 7 (4.5mm) needles.



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


Gummy Bear socks, plain vanilla, toe up socks, out of Knit Picks Felici in the Gummi Bear colorway, on size US 1.5 (2.5mm) needles.

Scrappy Blanket, based on the Knitted Patchwork Recipe by Martine Ellis, on size US 1.5 (2.5mm) needles.

Walking Dead MKAL 2015 by Kristen Ashbaugh-Helmreichout, out of Lorna’s Laces Shepherd Sock in the Camouflage colorway, on size US 4 (3.5mm) needles.

Stash Enhancements:


Fiber Stash yarn from Kristie, in the New Year’s Eve colorway. Kristie has generously donated a skein of the Lady Mary colorway for a future giveaway.

Cross stitch supplies (fabric & floss)

Multiple patterns purchased

tincanknits is doing a 12 Days of Christmas giveaway, a different free pattern every day! Go check out their blog.

Podcast News

Winter Camp

Sarah a.k.a. TrueCanuckGirl from The Canadian Knitter Podcast is hosting a winter camp kind of along the lines of Camp Loopey. TOMORROW is the last day of signups! Please visit the group in order to get your name in before it’s too late!

2016 Mini Skein Swap

Sueis going to lead a mini skein swap for people who want to participate. Please visit the sign-up thread if you’re interested. Survey questions MUST be answered, otherwise your name will not be included in the signup pairings.

For the Mini Skein Swap, Sue made a mistake, yes there are sign ups and they close on Dec 31st, sign up by then or you will not be able to join.

Brown Bag Sock Club 2016

Selma will be leading this club. There are no signups, anyone can participate. Please simply post your finished projects (one per month ONLY) to be entered in the prize drawings.

Random Draw

Sue bought a few copies of the Galactic Hat pattern by Julianna Puccini of Julianna’s Fibre, so Julianna graciously donated a copy of the pattern for one lucky winner. We chose randomly from among all members of the group, and Aetara was the lucky winner!!

Coupon Codes

My shopThe Tangled SkeinCA has on ongoing code for 20% off until I decide to stop it –TANGLEDFRIENDS20

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

Rachel (sweetknits1997) 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 of Bags by Awesome Grannie on Etsy ongoing coupon code for 10% off 2TS10

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

Note: All the cabin leaders for winter camp have coupon codes for Sue’s shop in their respective Ravelry groups.

Happy Holidays to everyone and see you all on January 9th.


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