Episode 172: Don’t feel like waffles

 

The Mighty FOs timestamp 01:47

No FOs for you! (except the lovely paint job Sue did in our “studio” – i.e. her spare bedroom/craft room)


WIPs & Chains timestamp 02:54

Lynne:

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

Sue:

Marco Polo by Ela Torrente out of Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash Sport in cream, brown and burnt orange on size 4.5mm (US 7) and 4.0mm (US 6) needles.

Pirate Socks (plain vanilla socks) using Pirates Yarrrn in the “Pirates Love Rainbows” colorway on size 2.25mm (US 1) needles.

Playdate by Tin Can Knits for my nephew’s son Zayne out of Knit Picks Comfy fingering in the Peapod colorway on size 3.75mm (US 5) needles.


Canada KAL: timestamp 12:01

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


We went to the Twist Fiber Festival 14:15

My plan was to take a lot of photos but the heat took over, so that did not happen.

I did get an awesome photo of one of the best local yarn dyers.

Here are Ashley RedSockBlueSock and Chantal Ctalknit who run RedSockBlueSockYarn

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And the rest of the few photos I did take.

Our gorgeous friend Krystal krystalknits and the adorable Wyatt!!

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Flash the Stash! 14:22

Sue :

Stefanie from Stitchcraft Marketing sent me a deluxe circular set of Nova Plantina’s from Knitter’s Pride. They are amazing to work with.

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Devan bdevan of the Francofille Podcast and dyer behind Francofille Knits sent me a gorgeous skein of yarn called “Randonnee en Chaussettes” orange and greens which reminds me of the fall at Rhinebeck. When I saw it on IG the instigator I asked if she wanted to trade for a bag and she was game. Thanks again Devan and I love you podcast!!!

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3 cones of 100 % Merino yarn, each cone is just 1.2 lbs. Each 1lb is 1680 yards.

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Jacquard Dyes bought from Lynne

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Lynne:

4 oz of 100% Merino in the Giverny colorway from L’art des fibres, Etsy shops are SilkDivine.etsy.comand DivinityFibers.etsy.com.

Merino 19 microns

4oz of 100% Merino from Trailhead Fibers (of Ottawa). No colorway name.

Merino


I’m Broke! Save me money! ** timeline 31:55**

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SixmunchkinStitching – ongoing coupon code for 10% off – TWOTANGLED10


Happy crafting everyone, have a great week!

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