Episode 148: Short & Crazy

Thank you to everyone who contributed funds to the podcast this week! Your generous donations allow us to host giveaways and mail prizes, and who doesn’t love prizes?!


The Mighty FOs

Ha! Fooled you! There aren’t any FOs this week!


WIPs and Chains Timestamp 02:03

Lynne:

Rectangulayer Socks Test Knit by TGail Designs (Teresa Seasons) aka propper out of Julianna’s Fibre Lucid Dreams self-striping in Tulip Festival on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.

Rectangulayer Socks

Fuck the Cold Hat by Knitty or Nice out of Cascade 220 Superwash Aran in colorway 871 and Cascade 220 Superwash Worsted in colorway 1921 on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

Elven Pixie Baby Blanket by Tallgalknits out of Schachenmayr SMC Bravo in colorway 8184 on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

Sue:

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

Barn Raising Quilt square by Shelley Mackie and Larissa Brown from the Knitalongs book, unknown yarn, on size 2.75mm (US 2) needles.

Mistake Rib Cowl by Purl Soho out of Blad Dyeworks yarn in the Malibu colourway on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.


Flash the Stash Timestamp 19:01

Sue:

Waiting for Rain by Sylvia Bo Bilvia for the KAL with voolenvine starting March 1st.
Dutch Rabbits by Rachel Borello Carroll
Evie by Micah Shearer
Marilyn Monroe by Valenti Cross Stitch


Giveaway Timestamp 28:36

We are giving away this beautiful skein of Ancient Arts 75% Merino, 25% Silk sock yarn in the Art Deco colorway! Hop on to see if you’ve won!


On the Boob Tube Timestamp 30:23

Grocery Girls Podcast with jodi (mrsbrownsbags) and Tracie (tracieknits) from Edmonton, AB

Soxcetera Podcast with Shannon (shannonfisher) from Vancouver, BC


Save Your Pennies Timestamp 32:18

Nekozuki Knits – coupon code for 10% off until February 29th – TWOTANGLED10
OneHookDoubleStitch – coupon code for 10% off until March 31s – WINTER2016
The Tangled Skein CA – coupon code for Team Ermine for 15% off until March 31st – ERMINE15
Bags By Awesome Grannie – ongoing coupon code for 10% off – 2TS10
SixMunchkinStitching – ongoing coupon code for 10% off – TWOTANGLED10


Happy crafting, and have a great week!

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Episode 147: 29 is the magical number!!

SPECIAL NOTE: I was mistaken and thought Adrian from Freakish Lemon podcast was a woman, I feel so bad about this that I am inclined to take the video down and edit that part out.
I am so sorry

 

Thanks for the donations, you know who you are, we really appreciate it!!


The Mighty Fos:                                                    Timestamp 4:29

Selma:

What is Selma wearing this week???

#14 Leaf Yoke Top by Angela Hahn out of Hempwol on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.

Wildes Meer test knit for voolenvine (Kristin Lehrer), out of Mirasol Nuna on size 5 mm (US 8) needles.

Mr. Herlin socks out of Regia Jeans Style Color on size 2.25 mm (US 1) needles.


WIPs and Chains:                                                   Timestamp 18:02

Sue:

Fractal Danger by Martina Behm out of Fiber Optic gradient Espresso-Crimson-Gold on size 3.5mm (US 4) needles.

Scrappy blanket with the patterKnitted Patchwork Recipe by Martine Ellis on size 2.5 mm (US 1.5) needles.

Mistake Rib Cowl by Purl Soho out of Blad Dyeworks yarn in the Malibu colourway on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.

Kick in the Pants socks out of Lollipop Tradition in the Blarney colourway on size 2.25 mm (US 1) needles.

Lynne:

Rectangulayer Socks Test Knit by TGail Designs propper out of Julianna Fibres Lucid Dreams self-striping in Tulip Festival on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.

Fuck the Cold Hat by Knitty or Nice out of Cascade 220 Superwash Aran in colorway 871 and Cascade 220 Superwash Worsted in colorway 1921 on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

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

April 2015 Square by Tammy Eigeman Thompsonout of Knit Picks Brava in the Tranquil colorway, on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

Selma:

Birthday socks plain vanilla out of Opal Sweet & Spicy on size 2.25 mm (US 1) needles.

Abigail test knit out of Opal 4-fach / 4-ply a purple tonal on size 4 mm (US 6) needles.
(SweetKnits1997](person) (Rachel Paulsel) who is also the dyer behind Night Owl Fibers on Etsy.


Flash the Stash:                                                              Timestamp 47:25

Sue:

Valentine’s podcaster swap, my partner was ocdknitwitch who is Michelle and one half of the Knotty Knit Wits podcast, amazing pick me up thank you so much.

Package from Ancient Art Yarns, thanks to stefaniegrrr Stefanie of Stitchcraft Marketing group in Chicago.
Beautiful Canadian dyer. Check out the giveaway thread in our group to find out how you could win a skein of their gorgeous yarn.

Amazing package from Mandy mandypinecone & Michael YellowZx5

Selma:

Baa Ram Ewe Titus in cream
two Merino Lux in purple
Bag by Sue (Large sweater bag)

Lynne:

Package from Mandy mandypinecone & Michael YellowZx5


New Giveaway: Ancient Arts Yarns have given us a skein to pass on to one of you! Please visit the giveaway thread!

Rules

Must be a member of the Two Tangled Skeins Ravelry Group
One post per person ONLY
No chatter!!


Giveaway Winner:                                                       Timestamp 1:05

Lilac Leaves Scarf & Shawl by Yochanna Designs, a.k.a. Serenova](person)
Post # 46 Rav name ThisisjustDee


Ask The Tangled Skeins???                                       Timestamp 1:06

Questions this week are all about sweaters.

vickibea asks, what is your best loved yarn for knitting a sweater?
Penanne55 asks, How do people hang or fold their hand knits?


On the BoobTube:                                                           Timestamp 1:14

The Freakish Lemon podcast with Adrian a.k.a. FreakishLemon
A Knitter’s Life with Christina a.k.a. christinawall
Round the Twist with Carin a.k.a. alcariel
Inside Number 23 with Katie a.k.a. misslavellia
Along the Lanes with Vero a.k.a. thatcanadiangirl
Arne & Carlos over on YouTube
MilkShed with Stefanie a.k.a. Milkshed


Save your Pennies: Coupon Codes                                                         Timestamp 1:19

Katie of Nekozuki Knits on Etsy – coupon code for 10% off until February 29th – TWOTANGLED10
Morgan of OneHookDoubleStitch on Etsy – new coupon code for 10% off until Mar 31st –WINTER2016
Team Ermine in Winter Camp coupon code for The Tangled SkeinCA for 15% off until March 31st –ERMINE15
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

Episode 146: Shark week…. enter at your own risk ;)

 

The Mighty FOs (Timestamp 08:32)

Lynne

Hitchhiker by Martina Behm, out of Bittersweet Woolery Guilty Pleasures in the Shagalicious colorway on size 3 mm (US 2.5) needles.

Hitchhiker in Orange


WIPs and Chains (Timestamp 14:20)

Sue:

Fractal Danger by Martina Behm out of Fiber Optic gradient Espresso-Crimson-Gold on size 3.5mm (US 4) needles.

Kick in the Pants socks by Lollipop Yarn out of Lollipop Yarns Traditional Base in the Blarney colorway on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.

Scrappy blanket with the pattern Knitted Patchwork Recipe by Martine Ellis on size 2.5 mm (US 1.5) needles.

Lynne:

Rectangulayer Socks Test Knit by TGail designs out of Julianna Fibres Lucid Dreams self-striping in Tulip Festival on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.

Fuck the Cold Hat by Knitty or Nice out of Cascade 220 Superwash Aran in colorway 871 and Cascade 220 Superwash Worsted in colorway 1921 on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

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.


Flash the Stash (Timestamp 32:10)

Sue

New method of acquiring stash, created by Katie (misslavellia) from Inside Number 23 podcast.
Okanagan Orchard by Marsha Ibuki (FairyLittle)
Diamondweave Hat by Nancy Wilson nancyknit
Cherry Blossom Cowl by Maggie Murphy (AssortedMusings)
Lilac Leaves Scarf & Shawl by Jessica T. Stern (serenova)
Interweave Spring 2016 issue


Lilac Leaves Scarf & Shawl Giveaway!!! (Timestamp 35:58)

Jessica of the Serenova Crafts Podcast has generously donated a copy of her new pattern for us to give away! All you have to do is go to the giveaway thread and let us know if you prefer scarves or shawls, and why 🙂 One lucky winner will be chosen in our next episode!

Rules: Must be a member of the Two Tangled Skeins Ravelry group. One post per person only. NO CHATTER. 🙂


On the Boob Tube (Timestamp 40:05)

In a sKnit with Kristi (krisluvswool – formerly a duo
Cultivate and Create (audio podcast) with Sarah (mrsshoo)
Wool Gathering Podcast with Natasha (NatashaLeBlanc) and Meredith (mereoshop)
Knotty Knit Wits with Leslie (Leslie76 and Michelle (ocdknitwitch)


The Tangled SkeinCA shop news (Timestamp 38:30)

Sue has created a Circular Needle Organizer for the shop – let us know what you think of it!

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Save Your Pennies! Coupon Codes (Timestamp 51:35)

Katie of Nekozuki Knits on Etsy – coupon code for 10% off until February 29th – TWOTANGLED10

Morgan of OneHookDoubleStitch on Etsy – new coupon code for 10% off until Mar 31st – WINTER2016

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


Have a great week!

Episode 145: Sing It, Sister!

 

The Mighty Fos: Timestamp – 9:49

On the Grass by Joji Locatelli in Malabrigo Arroyo Regatta colourway. Knit on 4.0mm (US 6)

Scrollwork by Irina Dimitreva in Berroco Ultra Alpaca, knit on 4.5mm (US 7)

Kick in the Pants socks by Lollipop Yarn in Knit Picks Felici in the Tea Party colourway, knit on 2.25mm (US 1)

Lynne:

One-Row Handspun Scarf by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, out of Araucania Pomaire Multy in colourway 01 (deep stash) on size 5mm (US8).


WIPs and Chains: Timestamp – 27:01

Selma:

Socks in Regia Blue Jeans (have to check colour), on 2.25mm (US 1).

Wildes Meer test knit for Voolenvine (Kristin Lehrer), knit with Mirasol Nuna on 5mm (US 8).

Test for Rachel Paulsel (Sweetknits1997), knit with my own hand-dyed on an Opal base, knit with 4mm (US 6).

Sue:

Fractal Danger by Martina Behm out of Fiber Optic gradient Espresso-Crimson-Gold on size 3.5mm (US 4) needles.

Toryn Gable by Lynn Di Cristina out of Bittersweet Woolery Hero base in Wasabi and Solar Flair colorways on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

Lynne:

Hitchhiker by Martina Behm, out of Bittersweet Woolery Guilty Pleasures in the Shagalicious colorway on size 3 mm (US 2.5) needles.

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

April 2015 Square by Tammy Eigeman Thompson out of Knit Picks Brava in the Tranquil colorway, on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

Neon Socks (as-yet-unnamed design) out of Fluro Time in colorway 002 on size 2.25mm (US 1) needles.


Flash the Stash: Timestamp – 1h:03

Sue: No yarn stash but got a few patterns

Kashimiya by Diane Conroy
Diamonds are a girl’s best friend by Biscotte Yarns
Hearts of her fingertips Mitts by KTStudios
Pressée à froid by Stphanie Voyer
Dee’s Peace Hat by Dee Irwin
MOA (Mother-of-all) Shawl by Nick Davis
Kaipuu by Tiina Huhtaniemi
Stormborn Shawl by Marinade Designs
Lissome by Sunflower Designs

Selma:

Misti Alpaca Sock in French Wine
Zitron Trekking XXL
Skein Top Draw sock in Woodsmoke
Julianna’s Fibres  Lucid dream sock in Rewind
Boboli Lace
Wool Barn (back with specifics)
Wool Barn
Mini Skein Swap package from YarnFriendly2 – THANK YOU!!!!!


Giveaway winner: Timestamp – 1h:20

The winner of the shawl is…………………………… you have to watch.

Mina Phillip mina86 has offered up a copy of her newly-released pattern, Highland Peaks – choose from either the fingering version or the worsted version.


On the BoobTube: Timestamp– 1h:21

The Gay Knitters Podcast with Michael YellowZx5
knit.fm with Pam Allen pamallen and Hannah Fettig hannahfettig, Audio
Mandypinecone Crafts with Mandy mandypinecone
Junkyarn podcast with Kemper wraybot
Yarn Junkie Podcast with Ambrosia yarnjunkie6
Inside Number 23 with Katie misslavellia Thanks Eric eplutz for insisting I watch, you were speaking to me right!!!
The Dyer’s Notebook with Laura gynx
Sweet Georgia, yarn dyer from British Columbia, Canada. Audio podcast


Save your Pennies: Coupon codes:  Timestamp – 1h:32

VictoriaBlue coupon code for 12th Arrow Cowl for $1 off until Feb 8 – DCSPIGSKIN1

Katie Nekozukiknits of Nekozuki Knits on Etsy – coupon code for 10% off until February 29th – TWOTANGLED10

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 – TWOTANGLED10

All Winter Camp Cabin Leaders have coupon codes, and tollbaby Lynne’s is ERMINE15 for 15% Off in my etsy shop The TangledSkeinCA which is now open again.