Episode 164: It’s SUMMER!!!

 

The Mighty FOs!

Sue:

RFYP DK Hat by Katie Piche (NekozukiKnits) out of Tinted Tangles Merino DK on size 3.75 mm (US 5) needles.

Lynne:

Julie H. Levy square from The Great American Aran Afghan by XRX Books / Knitters Magazine out of Knit Picks Brava in the Freesia colorway on size 5 mm (US 8) needles.

Diagonal Knit Dishcloth by Jana Trent out of Bernat Cottontots in White on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.


WIPs & Chains

Sue:

Boba Fett socks for Shawn out of Ewe Who Knits fingering Irish Fairy Tree on size 2.75mm (US 2) needles.

Shirestones Hat Test Knit by Mina Philipp (mina86) out of Berroco Ultra Alpaca in the Green Heather on size 4 mm (US 6) needles.

Jelly Rolls by Mara Catherine Bryner out of Julianna’s Fibre Lucid Dreams in the Rockets colourway on size 2.5mm (US 1) needles. First of my Canada KAL projects!

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

Fractal Danger by Martina Behm out of Fiber Optic Paintbox Gradient in the Espresso-Crimson-Gold colorway on size 3.5mm (US 4) needles.

Lynne:

Ruby Hexagon Blanket by Nova Seals in Knit Picks Brava Worsted in Tranquil, Marina, Freesia and Dove Heather on a 4mm (G) hook.


On the wheel:

Sue:

Wacky Windmill, bday gift from Lynne. Fiber is Corriedale in the Little Green Men colorway.

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Canada KAL: Starts July 1st

#CanadaKAL2016 on Instagram!

Don’t forget to check out the coupon code thread, so many great deals to be had.

New prizes that have arrived in the last week:

Michelle a.k.a. Meeshelle from My Whimsy Creations on Esty sent us 2 sets of her stitch markers

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Flash the Stash!

Lynne:

Julianna’s Fibre Lucid Dreams Sock Yarn in the Prism colorway.

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Sue:

Voolenvine Yarns from Kristin a.k.a voolenvine and Yarngasm podcast sent 3 skeins of yarn to us. Lynne and I each get one and one is going to be a giveaway for our viewers. This is pretty awesome since her updates sell out in minutes, so glad she is a friend!

Footsie base Beach Bum
Nouveau base in Myth
Wolke base in Dirty on Purpose

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Save Your Dollars

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

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


On the Boob Tube or Audio Waves (Podcasts mentioned)

After Hours Knitting Group a live feed podcast that you can write in questions that will be answered at the end each episode with hosts:
Sarah TrueCanuckGirl – Brandi eatmyyarns – Tonya Celestya22 – Amanda littlepanda518

The Knitting Type with Sara a.k.a. TheKnittingType

Fluffy Fibers with Isabelle a.k.a. FluffyFibers, who will be having a baby boy soon so will be away from the podcast but still active on Instagram.

And I want to give another mention of Cherry Purls Podcast with a mother/daughter team Merry snipinfooland Robyn Teenybutton again as I really enjoyed catching up on the past 10 episodes.

Robyn also has a nice Etsy shop called TeenyButtonStudio


Shopaholics!!!

Here are the other Etsy shops we mentioned in this week’s podcast!

Sarah (rabbitribbit has a lot of lovely new stitch markers in her shop – RabbitRibbitLamb

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ANOTHER Sarah (slornamentals of Seattle Sky Dyeworks has recently updated her shop with PILES of stitch markers, and now offers chain row counters and orifice hooks as well as her fantastic yarns, fibers, drop spindles and shawl pins!

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Happy crafting, everybody, and have a great week!

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