Friday, 13 April 2012

Episode 21 - I swear I'm not taking anything!

I apologise for being so scatty and I'm hoping the shownotes are all there and present :p but if not leave a comment or pm me if there is anything I have forgotten!

Stitchmarker Prize draw and UFO KAL prize draw ~ watch to find out if you won!!!

Finished Objects:
Hermione's everyday socks by Erica Leuder in Knit Picks Felici, Time Traveller's colourway on 2.25mm/US 1 chiagoo needles (2-at-a-time) for the Studentknits Statistics KAL

Works in progress:
Spectra by Stephen West, Knit Picks Chroma in Galapagos colourway and Knit Picks Stroll in Ash colourway from Great British Yarns on 3.75mm/US 5 needles
Vanilla Socks using 2.5mm/US1.5 in Lang Yarns Jawoll Color Jacquard
Farmer McGregor Socks by Alice Yu on 2.25mm/US 1.5 using Zwerger Garn Opal Hundertwasser in colour 2101 - Come and join in: Studentknits Statistics KAL
Tag your projects SKSTATSKAL

April KAL: Anything goes socks and shawl, anything socks or shawls you finish in the month of April will be eligible the chatter thread here

Knitting Fails:
April Showers Cowl for the Knittingden KAL

Knitting Excitement:
Kelly aka Charminglochie is back!!! Check out her video blog! Kelly gifted me Mother Hen and Chicks by Amalia Samios
Gilly aka Scarletowl gifted me Grove by Jared Flood
Knitting bag from Bijouxboutique on Etsy
Colour changing cotton yarn in the summer night III colour way, 480 yds of fingering weight from Wolles Yarn Creations on Etsy
BDY 2012 April Club Shipment - in the Jimmy Buffett colourway
Into the Whirled March 2012 Club Shipment in the Children of time colourway

Knitting on the Horizon:
Something from the Cookie A Knit.Sock.Love book - depending on what wins in the Knitting game with Lesley!

Student Resources:
Watercolours and lace is offering Studentknits viewers 5% for a month!!! Go and check out her shop and take advantage of this great offer!! Podclare1
Please share yarn, fibre you buy or any projects you knit in the Ravelry group so we can all be enabled :p

YummyYarns UK Etsy Shop - Patricia is offering Studentknits viewers the discount code YUMMYPOD for 10% off!!!!
The skein of yarn I showed was:
Hand Dyed Silk Merino Fingering Yarn 
100g skein 70% organic merino 30% silk yarn, 4ply fingering 
yardage approx 330 metres per 100g
Colour - A rose by another name

1 comment:

  1. That was a very funny episode Clare. and your new hair is really pretty. I love the Hermione's every day socks. maybe if your not liking the toes, rip then out and do a Kitchener stitch on them instead?