Friday, March 15, 2013

Episode 103: Lots of Baby Things

We bring you the usual project chat, including Sheila's Iris Shawlette in progress, Wendy's Breakwater Sweater and In The Pink Shawl in progress and the finishes Owlie Sleep Sack and matching hat. Baubles and Bling this week include Spinning Wheel Wax from Magical Moons and Berrocco yarn from the Yarn and Fiber Company. Featuring a code for the Loire Shawl from Angeleah McGarrah this week!
Show Notes

KAL/CAL:  Post a picture of your washcloth and/or dishcloths in the thread in our group between now and March 31.  We will pick a winner from all photo entries at the end of the contest.

On The Dance Card:

Sheila is working on:

Harvest Dew Socks by Rose Hiver (free on Rav) in Lorna's Laces Sportmate sock yarn in the Zombie BBQ color way.

Iris, Goddess of Rainbow Shawl by Natasha Vogele (about $5 on Rav) in Wollmeise 80/20 sock yarn in the Zenzi color way.

Wendy is working on:

Breakwater pullover by Cecily Glowik MacDonald, ($6 on Rav) in String Theory Caper Sock in the Canyon color way.  US 6/4mm needle.

In The Pink by Izzy Knits (free on Ravelry) in Schoppel Wolle Zauberball in the Denim/Stonewashed color way.

Rate Your Date:

Owlie Sleep Sack by Theresa Cole in Malabrigo Rios, Lettuce color way on US7/4.5mm needles.

Owlie Hat  by Theresa Cole in Malabrigo Rios, Lettuce color way on US8/5mm needles.

Whirlwind Romance:

Wendy is STILL spinning:

Dyeabolical Yarns Portuguese Merino in the Flower Shop Inferno color way

Highland Handmades SW Merino/Merino/Silk Top in The Man in Black color way.

Future Dates:

Wendy plans on knitting:

Chicken Viking Hat  
Christmas Tree Hat
Bunny Beanie
Pumpkin Hat

Sheila plans on knitting:

Wonderful Wallaby

Baubles & Bling:

Magical Moons  Spinning Wheel Wax.  See the great Cleaning Your Wheel Tutorial that I use.

Berroco Vintage Colors  in Color No. 5218 (Orange-Brown)
Berroco Vintage Chunky  in Color No. 6101 (White)
Berroco Vintage DK  in Green (no color number with my skein)
Berroco Vintage  in Color No. 5164 (Orange)
Bunny Cookie from Cheryls  gifted to me by Lois from Knittingsmybag

Loire Cowl by Angeleah McGarrah for $5 on Rav.  Get $1 off until March 30, 2013 with the code LOIRE2

Gossip & Innuendo:

Charity Auction for the Mid-Atlantic Burn Camp Firemedic on Ravelry is auctioning a beautiful blanket to support the Mid-Atlantic Burn Camp.  You can get all of the details on her project page link, or check out her Facebook page here.

Support Melissa's Team Knitters for Knockers  Melissa (Meliabella on Ravelry and hostess of His and Hers Podcast) will be walking in the Susan G. Komen 3-Day again this year for those who may be interested in donating.

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