Episode 184: Hippy Hippy Shake!!


Selma: Thank you to those who posted about games for my kids!! Super cool.



Basic Baby Hat by Angela Juergens out of Colinette Jitterbug in the Mardi Gras colorway on 4.5 mm and 5 mm (US 7 and 8) needles. (photo is in last week’s show notes)

Running Through Socks (test knit) by Eatmyyarns out of Lollipop Yarns Traditional Base in “Peaches and Herb” and contrast heel in Loops & Threads Woolike in Charcoal on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.


Wearing: Featherweight by Hannah Fettig out of Bittersweet Woolery Star Dust in the Wicked colorway on size 3.25 mm and 3.5 mm (US 3/5) needles.

Into the Twilight Socks Plain socks out of Arne & Carlos in the Twilight colorway on size 2.25 mm (US1)

Winner’s Choice Instagram contest: Brandi (eatmyyarns) asked for a hat made by Selma out of Malabrigo Chunky in Black, Glazed Carrot and Turquoise on size 5.5 mm (US9)

WIPs & Chains


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

I’m Sorry About Vermont Socks (based on Sock Recipe: A Good, Plain Sock by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee) out of Regia 4-ply classic in colorway 44 on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.

Hitchhiker by Martina Behm out of My Colour Wheelhouse gradient in Arctic Kiwi colorway on size 3.25 mm (US 3) needles.

** Selma:

Jaiden by Isabelle Kraemer, knit in Harrisville Tweed Watershed in the Stonewall colourway on 4.5mm needles.

Mummi’s Socks out of Arne&Carlos in the Summer night colourway knit on 2.25 mm (US1) needles.

Skinner Hat by Melissa LaBarre out of Periwinkle Sheep Watercolours sock in the Shields of Garnet colourway on size 2 mm (US1.5) needles for the ribbing and 3.00 mm (US2) needles for the body of the hat


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

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

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

New KAL:

2016 Mini Advent K/CAL in The Canadian Knitter Podcast Group

See the official Tracker thread and the Chatter thread in her group for more information

On The Boob Tube or Audio Waves (Podcasts mentioned):

Selma is watching Fruity Knitting with Andrea fruityknitting and Andrew

Flash the Stash:


-The WoolBarn sock yarn in the Cozy colourway
-Fabric from Finland


Intersection by Kristen Finlay
Vanilla Reversed by Anneh Fletcher
Running Through Socks by Brandi Miller
Ramble by Andrea Mowry
Thistle by Ekaterina Blanchard
Caspian by Jared Flood


-Yarn from Once Upon a Corgi for #getyouryarnwishesgranted, a skein of Zombie Kangaroo on her Audrey base which is 80% SW BFL, 20% Nylon.

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She sent an extra one for a giveaway on her Ginger base which is 75% SW Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Stellina and 438 yards

Patterns for #getyouryarnwishesgranted

Briquette by Alicia Plummer
Raw Honey by Alicia Plummer
Cowboy Cowl by Pam Powers

Other patterns:

Hexa-ghan by Verybusymonkey
Mid Autumn by Alicia Plummer
Muskogee Cowl by Knitsomaniac Designs
Running Through Socks by Brandi Miller
Intersection by Kristen Finlay
-Tin Can Knits Worlds Simplest Mittens (KAL)
Pay It Forward Mittens by Joji Locatelli
Beneath the Pines by A While they Play Original Designs

New Givewaway: Intersection pattern and Yarn kit from k10 Kristen at Skein Yarn.

Kristen is going to give away a kit in original yarn for pattern, colorways Crema, Antler and Metropolis.
The yarn is Sport weight, 100% Merino with 330 yards/302 meters.

Prompt: Tell us what colorways you would choose besides the kit to be won.
Deadline: Friday, December 16th. Winner will be chosen on Saturday, December 17th.
Rules: One post per person, must be a member of our Ravelry group, no chatter (will be deleted).

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

SixmunchkinStitching – ongoing coupon code for 10% off – TWOTANGLED10


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