Episode 141: Happy New Year, We were chatty!!



FOs Timestamp 4m52s


Nutkin by Beth Lapensee in Bittersweet Woolery Hero in the Idling colourway. Knit on 2.25mm (US1) needles.

Across the Pond by Mina Phillip in Julianna’s Fibre Star Dust in the Opal colourway, and Berroco Ultra Alpaca Light in a cream colour on size 3.75 (US5) needles.

Shetland triangle by Evelyn Clark knit in Sandnes Garn Kitten in a glittery blue on size 5mm (US8) needles.

Rikke Hat knit in Brooks Farm Surrey on size 3.5mm (US4) and 4.5mm (US7) needles.


Vanilla socks out of Knit Picks Fellici in the Gummy Bears colourway on size 2.5 mm (US1.5) needles.

Zilver by Lisa Mutch out of Spud and Chloe Super Fine in green on size 5mm (US8) needles.

WIPs Timestamp 20m08s


Dad’s Annual Christmas Socks based on the Sock Recipe: A Good Plain Sock pattern by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, out of Bernat Sox in the Desert Storm colorway on size 3.25 mm (US3) needles.

Magdolna hat by Emily Matisz out of Sublime Yarns Angora Merino in Ice Blue on size 4 (3.5mm) and size 7 (4.5mm) needles.

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

Kick in the Pants Socks by Lollipop Yarn, out of Julianna’s Fibre Lucid Dreams Sock, no colorway (I call it Forest Shade) self-striping on size US 1.5 (2.5mm) needles.

Hitchhiker by Martina Behm, out of Bittersweet Woolery Guilty Pleasures in the Shagalicious colorway on size 3 mm (US2.5) needles.


Camp Projects:

Scrappy blanket with the pattern Knitted Patchwork Recipe by Martine Ellis on size 2.5 mm (US1.5) needles.

Toryn Gable by Lynn Di Cristina out of Bittersweet Woolery Hero in Solar Flair and Wasabi on size 4.5 mm (US7) needles.

Merrick by Amanda Schwabe out of Blad Dyeworks Super Soft DK on size 3.75 mm (US5) needles.

Fractal Danger by Martina Behm out of Fiber Optic Yarn Kashmir Paintbox Espresso Crimson Gold Gradient on size 3.5 mm (US4) needles.

High Plains by Melissa Schaschwary out of Malabrigo Rios in Coco on size 5 mm (US8) needles.

Other Projects: Test Knits

Bundle Up Cowl by Diane Lanthier out of Miss Babs Yowza in Biker Chick on size 5 mm (US8) needles.

Highland Peaks by mina86 out of Cascade 220 Superwash in Cream, Brown and Dream in Color Classy in Green on size 6 mm (US10) needles.


On the Grass by Joji Locatelli, knit in Malabrigo Arroyo in Regatta Blue on 4mm (US7) needles.

Stash Enhancements: Timestamp 57m11s


-Red Heart Super Saver in Medium Thyme, Black and Camouflage to expand the blanket I made for Rob’s son last year.
-Surprise package from Cathy – THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!
-Bryspun Sock Blockers from Selma – I am so spoiled 🙂 Thank you!
-Sock Blockers from Rob 🙂


Electric Eel Wheel
Hedgehog Fibers #getyouryarnwishesgranted on Instagram
-Surpise package from Cathy
Jimmy Beans Wool Beanie Bag
-One Line a Day Five Year Memory Book
Tuft Soap
-Bryspun Sock Blockers from Selma
-Knitting Yarns by Ann Hood – Writers on Knitters


-Bryson sock blockers
-Tufts soap
Knit picks Fellici in Tea Party and Nassau
Judy Kavanagh Turkish spindle with some fibre to fan the flame!!
-Lang Jawoll Magic in color 840026
-Regia Arne and Carlos in 3654 and 3657
-Minis galore from aloha blu
Sweater Girls by Madeline Weston and Rita Taylor

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Brown Bag Sock Challenge Winner for October-December 2015, Post # 41 Ravelry Name: carolynh. Please PM Sue to discuss the bag and markers you’ve won!

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Brown Bag Sock Challenge 2016 – Selma will be running this challenge – No sign ups this year. Watch the podcast for a detailed discussion of rules and guidelines!

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Winter Camp 2016 Sarah a.k.a. TrueCanuckGirl from The Canadian Knitter Podcast 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.

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2016 Mini Skein Swap signups closed, all info is in the thread in our group, pm Sue craftyknitter7 if you have any questions!

The Tangled Skein CA – Sue’s shop is on vacation and will be doing a large update at the end of January!

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New Giveaway: Diane Lanthier has offered to give away a copy of her new pattern Bundle Up Cowl, please tell us what yarn you would use for the cowl if you won, and post pics, we love drooling over yarn. We will draw next time we record.

Coupon Codes: Timestamp 1h38m

Morgan from One Hook Double Stitch on Etsy – coupon code for 10% off until January 31 –TANGLED10

(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 – TWOTANGLED10


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