The ladies bring you the usual project chat, including Sheila's ongoing Iris, Goddess of the Rainbow shawl, and Wendy's In The Pink spiral shawl. Wendy shows her completed Breakwater sweater. Baubles and Bling this week include the latest pattern by designer Angeleah McGarrah, along with a coupon code! We also discuss the upcoming festivals in New England. WARNING: Sheila tells a story where her son finds out there is no Easter Bunny. The section has a warning in case little ones are in range!
On The Dance Card:
Sheila is working on:
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:
In The Pink by Izzy Knits (free on Ravelry) in Schoppel Wolle Zauberball in the Denim/Stonewashed color way on US7/4.5mm needles
Christmas Tree Hat by Patti Pierce Stone in Berroco Vintage DK on US5/3.75mm needles.
Rate Your Date:
Breakwater pullover by Cecily Glowik MacDonald, ($6 on Rav) in String Theory Caper Sock in the Canyon color way. US 6/4mm needle.
Wendy is STILL spinning:
Dyeabolical Yarns Portuguese Merino in the Flower Shop Inferno color way.
Wendy plans on knitting:
Chicken Viking Hat
Sheila plans on knitting:
A dishcloth of her own design with a button strap.
Baubles & Bling:
Lindisfarne Shawl by Angeleah McGarrah. Use COUPON CODE SHAWL3 to get $1 off through 4/20/13!
Rubber Duck Shoes by Christine Grant (gift from Knittingsmybag).
Sloane Ranger Smartphone Wallet in the lobster print! Now made larger for iPhone5!
Gossip & Innuendo:
April Fiber Events in New England:
Farm to Fiber, Saturday, April 20, 2013, Greenfield, MA
Gore Place Sheepshearing Festival, Saturday, April 27, 2013, Waltham, MA
CT Sheep & Wool Saturday April 27, 2013 Vernon, CT. Sheila and I may attend this event - more details to come later in the group thread.