Episode 161: Bumbling Idiots!!!

The Mighty FOs: Timestamp: 2:22

Selma:

Wearing: Modified Jana by Sarah Hatton knit double stranded out of lace weight linen (no name) and Viking of Norway Milk and Honey colorway on size 3.5 mm (US 4) needles.


Wips and Chains: Timestamp: 8:53

Sue:

Budding Bluebells Shawlpattern by Mina Philipp out of Hue Loco Sock in the Olive and Gem colorway on size 4 mm (US 6) needles.

Frankenstein socks out of scraps on size 2.25 mm (US 1) needles.

Selma:

Socks in Skein Top Draw Sock in Woodsmoke knit on 2.25 mm (US 1) needles.

Meadow Beautyp by Sachiko Uemura in Orange Flower Yarns in Opal colourway on size 3.75 mm (US 5) needles.


Stitch Talk: Timestamp 23:02

Selma:

Bags
Etsy Shop

Sue:

2 drawstring bags for the shop


Flash the Stash: Timestamp 34:32

Sue:

Minion attack from Michael.
A Hundred Ravens Iachos base in the Bearded Iris colorway by AHundredRavens
Bag, needle keeper, pouch, tea and mini from Mandy.
Bag from The Freckled Whimsy! a.k.a. Karrie FreckledWhimsy
Mini and tea from Mandy
Sue will be testing a DK hat pattern Ribbed For Your Pleasure (RFYP) designed by friend and fellow Canadian and podcaster Katie a.k.a. NekozukiKnits and her podcast is Nekozuki Knits.

Selma:

Bag by Shannon shannonfisher of Soxcetera on Etsy.
Tea from Mandy.


Canada KAL: Timestamp 51:55

Check up to see how everyone is doing with the planning.
Shout out to all coupon codes.


Save Your Pennies: Timestamp:

Bags by Awesome Grannie – ongoing coupon code for 10% off – 2TS10

SixmunchkinStitching – ongoing coupon code for 10% off – TWOTANGLED10

If you want to provide us with a coupon code for your shop, please pm one of us!


On the Boob Tube (Podcasts mentioned)

Mandypinecone Crafts Podcast with Mandy mandypinecone
The Gay Knitters Podcast with Michael YellowZx5
Serenova Crafts Podcasts with Jessica Serenova
Uncreative Crafter Podcast with Jen StormCoast
Knitting Expat Podcast with Mina mina86
Nekozuki Knits with Katie Nekozukiknits
Soxcetera Podcast with Shannon shannonfisher

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Epidose 160: I’m sitting here WIPping

The Mighty FOs Timestamp: 01:48

Selma:

Wearing: Paloma by Kim Hargreaves knit in Katia Bamboo in the Grey colorway on size 2.75mm (US 2), 3mm (US 2.5) and 3.25mm (US 3) needles.

Oscilloscope shawl by Kate Gagnon-Osborne in Malabrigo Arroyo, Chircas colorway, on size 5mm (US 8) needles.


WIPs & Chains timestamp: 13:34

Sue:

Budding Bluebells Shawl by Mina Philipp out of Hue Loco Sock in the Olive and Gem colorway on size 4mm (US 6) needles.

Scrappy Yarn Blanket (Knitted Patchwork Blanket by Martine Ellis) out of leftover sock yarns on size 2.25mm (US 1) needles.

Lynne:

The ”I’m Sorry About Vermont” Socks (based on Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain Sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee) out of Regia 4-ply in colorway 00044 on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.

The Abigale Shawl by Rachel Paulsel out of Bittersweet Woolery Guilty Pleasures in the Ash on My Tongue colorway on size 4mm (US 6) needles.

Sidna Farley Square from The Great American Afghan by Knitter’s Design Team (XRX Books) out of Knit Picks Brava Worsted in the Tranquil colorway on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

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

Selma:

Scrappy blanket crocheted on a 3mm hook.

Meadow Beauty by Sachiko Uemura in Orange Flower Yarns in Opal colorway on size 3.75mm (US 5) needles.


Stitch Talk timestamp: 45:19

Selma:

FO:
Fold-over bag by Noodlehead in Marimekko fabric
More drawstring bags

Stash:
Two patterns: Dress & Top (pattern 9490) by Burda Kids, and All Set Kids’ pattern set by Anna Maria (pattern AH-013ASK).


Canada KAL timestamp 57:52

Check up to see how everyone is doing with planning, and thank you to everyone who has donated prizes or set up coupon codes so far!


Flash the Stash timestamp 1:03:19

Sue:

Caterpillargreen Yarns
Shawl Stripes in Concrete and Tulips for me
Classic Stripes in April Showers for the Canada KAL

Selma:

Bergere de France Goomy 50, in Imprim Beige, Imprim Prun, and pink.
Blackers Hebridian Mohair in purple
Skein Top Draw Sock in Lily Pond


On the Boob Tube (mentioned throughout the episode)

The CATT Lady Podcast with Andrea TheCATTLady
The Knitting Expat Podcast with Mina mina86
The Canadian Knitter Podcast with Sarah TrueCanuckGirl
BookishStitcher Podcast with Jeanette bookishStitcher
Knitting in Stitches with Moira moclell
Spicy Homemaker Podcaster with Melissa Spicyhomemaker


Save Your Pennies timestamp 1:10:14

Bags by Awesome Grannie – ongoing coupon code for 10% off – 2TS10
SixmunchkinStitching – ongoing coupon code for 10% off – TWOTANGLED10

If you want to provide us with a coupon code for your shop, please pm one of us!


Happy crafting, and have a great week!

Episode 159: All dressed up and sitting like a lumberjack!!

The Mighty FOs: Timestamp: 2:47

Lynne:

Last minute baby blanket (just crocheted granny squares slip stitched together, no pattern) made from acrylic scraps. H hook (5.0mm)

Sue:

Highland Peaks Wortsed by Mina Philipp out of Cascade 220 Superwash in Cream, Brown and Dream in Color Classy in Green on size 6 mm (US10) needles. Finished with the help of Selma.

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HO: Timestamp: 7:59

Lynne:

Fishy Lips Socks (based on Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain Sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee) out of Must Stash Perfect Sock in the Around the Corner colorway on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.

Fish Lips Kiss Heel, if you do not have it go grab it as it is only $1


Wips and Chains: Timestamp: 12:54

Sue:

Budding Bluebells Shawl by Mina Philipp out of Hue Loco Sock in the Olive and Gem colorway on size 4 mm (US 6) needles.

Lynne:

The Abigale Shawl by Rachel Paulsel out of Bittersweet Woolery Guilty Pleasures in the Ash on My Tongue colorway on size 4mm (US 6) needles.

Sidna Farley Square from The Great American Afghan by Knitter’s Design Team (XRX Books) out of Knit Picks Brava Worsted in the Tranquil colorway on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

The ”I’m Sorry About Vermont” Socks (based on Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain Sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee) out of Regia 4-ply in colorway 00044 on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.
Mama Vertebrae by Kelly Brooker out of Bernat Softee Chunky in the Fern colorway on size 5.5mm (US 9) needles.


Flash the Stash: Timestamp 33:25

Sue:

Addi Turbo Rockets in size 4 mm (US 6) needles.
Skein Yarn from Kristen K10, 3 for us and 1 for a giveaway, so generous!!
Jade stitch Markers from Sarah RabbitRibbit of Rabbit Ribbit Lamb on Etsy
Sock Blockers by by Rob at Schwartzcraft from Chicago, custom design (dolphins)

Knitting Patterns:

Spindrift Shawl by Curious Handmade

Sewing patterns:

Purse organizer
1 Hour Basket
Comfy Pijama Pants

Lynne:

Must Stash Perfect Sock in “Around the Corner”. (see HO)
Notions Pouch by The Tangled SkeinCA, gift from Sue to match large bag


Podcasts mentioned:

Wet Coast Woolies with Bernadette ec0g33k and Glenda Glenda
MandyPinecone Crafts with Mandy mandypinecone
Knitting Expat with Mina Mina86

Episode 158: The Frankensocks have escaped!

Mighty FOs

Selma:

Fine and Dandy socks by the Sweater Co., knit in Hedgehog Fibres Sock in Pistachio on 2mm (US 0) needles.

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wearing: Summer Solstice by Heidi Kirrmaer knit in Lang Lino on 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

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Highland Peaks by Mina Philipp knit in Diamond Luxury Merino Lux on 5.5mm (US 9) needles.

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Lynne:

Traci Bunkers Square from The Great American Afghan book by XRX Books out of Knit Picks Brava Worsted in color Freesia on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

Cinch Hat by Teresa Seasons (TGail Designs) out of SMC Select Silk Wool in color 7193 on size 5mm (US 8) and 6mm (US 10) needles.

Cinch Hat Test Knit

WIPs & Chains

Selma:

My cup of tea socks in Fondant Fibre in Vallum Hadriani on 2.25mm (US 1) needles.

Crochet blanket out of random minis on 3.0 mm hook.

Sue:

Marco Polo by Ela Torrente out of Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash Sport on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

Playdate by Tin Can Knits for my nephew’s son Zayne out of KP Comfy fingering on size 3.75mm (US 5) needles.

Lynne:

Mama Vertebrae by Kelly Brooker out of Bernat Softee Chunky in the Fern colorway on size 5.5mm (US 9) needles.

Sidna Farley Square from The Great American Afghan out of Knit Picks Brava Worsted in Tranquil on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.


On the Wheel

Sue:

3.3 oz of Knittyandcolor fibre, BloodLust.

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Stitch Talk

Sue:

-Bought a new sewing machine, Singer Heavy Duty model 4452 an early birthday gift from hubby.

Selma:

bags, bags, and more bags!
fabric from Hintonburg sale


Yarnit Giveaway!!!!!

Come see if you won!


Flash the Stash

Sue:

Must Stash Yarn in the BB8 colorway
Stitch Markers from RabbitRibbitLamb
Mini skein swap package for Q2
Hiya Hiya Sharp circulars 2.25 mm
Fabric from Selma
The Perfect Heist on Etsy, and orifice hook and a ring for my daughter
Hubby bought me a new tripod for the podcast.

Selma:

Bag and needle minders made by Brandi as well as minis
Package from Andrea
Minis from Sarah and Tonya
Yarn from Seattle Sky Dyeworks
sock swap minis by dyed in the wool
Riverside Studios sock in Salt and Pepper
Julie Asselin Fino in Shining Armour and Macaron


Save Your Pennies

Bags by Awesome Grannie – ongoing coupon code for 10% off – 2TS10
SixmunchkinStitching – ongoing coupon code for 10% off – TWOTANGLED10

If you want to provide us with a coupon code for your shop, please pm one of us.


Happy crafting!