Episode 201: Lost in the Fade


The Mighty FOs


Find Your Fade by Andrea Mowry (aka Drea Renee Knits) out of The Cyborg’s Craft Room Assparkilate in “Soulless”, Cattail Knits Brucey Sock Silver in “Stunning Sookie”, Lady Purl Sock in “For Amy”, Bittersweet Woolery Guilty Pleasures in “Harvest King”, Voolenvine Footsie base in “Beach Bum”, Knit Picks Hawthorn in “Ladd’s Addition”, and Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock in “The Giving Tree” on size 3.75mm (US 5) needles.


Hermione, are you there? socks:Hermione’s everyday socks by Erica Leuder in Bergère de France Goomy 50 Imprim Prune knit on 2.25 mm (US 1) needles.

Deco by Kate Davies knit in Jo Sharp Alpaca Kid Lustre on 3.5 mm (US 2) needles.

WIPs & Chains


Test knit Atmen Shawl by Shannon Cook out of KP Swish DK, Bladdyworks Classic DK Merino and Wooly Wonka DK with Silk on size 4.5 mm (US 7) needles.

BB8 socks for Shawn using my standard pattern from Kate Atherly Basic Ribbed Sock out of Must Stash Yarns Perfect Sock Star Wars Limited Edition in the BB8 colorway on size 2.75 mm (US 2) needles.

The Shawl Society II Fairyhill Shawl by Helen Stewart of Curious Handmade out of The Wool Barn Fairyhill colorway and Heavenly Fiber Platinum Sock in the Shepherd 815 Book colorway.


Afterthought Everything Socks by Erica Kempf Broughton out of unknown Regia for heels/toes/cuffs and Julianna’s Fibre Lucid Dreams Sock in Luna for main on size 2.5mm (US 1.5) needles.

Baby Cardigan Zig Zag Lace (test knit) by Cheryl Wartman (CAW Designs) out of Patons Decor in Sand Castle, and Patons Canadiana in Timber on size 4.5mm (US 7) needles.


Curiously Mauve: Summertide by Helen Stewart knit with periwinkle Sheep in the Stones Dancing in the Fog colourway on 4 mm (US 6) needles.

On the Boob Tube!

New to Sue:

Shara Made Podcast with Shara a.k.a. SharaMade on Ravelry.

Podcasts she cannot wait to have new episodes:

Kingfisher Knits Podcast with Madeleine a.k.a. madeleinewindsor on Ravelry.
Wooly Woolverine Podcast with Laura a.k.a. Woolvereen, she is an absolute delight to watch.
Knitterarium with Ruth a.k.a. Celtic-Knits on Ravelry – Having her first giveaway on her latest.
Hand Me My Knitting with Sam a.k.a. handmemyknitting on Ravelry.

2017 Travel the World by Design KAL/CAL

Our 2nd Quarter Country – EUROPE

BBSC 2017

2nd Quarter April-June

Flash the Stash


ZigZag Stitches large box bag, thanks Catherine for sending the Frolic to me!!
Package from intuitknit thanks so much for brightening my day!!
Trim Healthy Mama sent me a gorgeous water bottle and an awesome body spray (as a cheer me up) You can find their e-books here! And the hard copies here although I got mine via Chapters.ca
The Cozy Knitter in Gingerbread and Friends 4 Life (purchased before Frolic)
Signed up for The Cozy Knitter YOTM Club!!


5 X Rowan Felted Tweed (DK) in Celadon
1 X The Blue Brick Killarney Sock in Seafoam
1 X Hedgehog Fibres Twist Sock in Urchin
1 X Country cottage yarn (I have to check this one) Qiviut Cashmere
1 X Voolenvine Yarns Nouveau base in Tea leaves
Juniper by Veera Valimaki
Tea Leaves by Lotta Groeger
Patronus Shawl by Madeleine Windsor (plus two baby patterns)
Package from Tilly Trout

I’m Broke, Save Me Money!!!

Short Term Coupon codes:

The Tangled SkeinCA – 15% off until May 13 – SPRINGFEVER15
Woolridge Designs15% off until August 31, 2017 – TWOTANGLED15

Long term coupon codes:

Annie Purl15% off until the end of the year – Tangled15
Geektastic Fibers15% off until the end of the year – 2TANGLED
Frog Peak Creations10% off until end of year – 2T2017
Bags by Awesome Grannie10% off, ongoing – 2TS10
SixMunchkinStitching10% off, ongoing – TWOTANGLED10

That’s all, folks! Have a fantastic week!


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