Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Twisted Strands Episode 42: Cranberry Bog Wine
Welcome to Episode 42!
Cranberry bog Wine
Forbidden Woolery, 2 different batts spun, then plied. Delicious fiber! Merino and Angelina in one batt, wool in another. http://www.etsy.com/shop/forbiddenwoolery Purchased this year at the Garden State Sheep & Wool.
Alpaca and Silk roving from Gale’s Art
Yummy sock yarn from Ms. Bab’s!
On the kneedles
Diamond Vest for yo-sd by Marika Tobak mystery gift fingering weight yarn and size 1 (2.5) needles.
Colonnade by Stephen West Using Bittersweet’s WW Workaday hand-dyed yarn and size 10 circular needles (6.00mm)
Mablesocks, a pattern by Sadie Ruin (from Yarnivore) with Pagewood Farms Alyeska yarn. http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/mablesocks
Doll dress of my own design.
Tissue box cover by Beverly Mewhorter.
Fresh off the needles!
Beanstalk mitts by Jo Bangles on size 6 needles 4mm
Are we there, yet?
Lumpy Fingerless Mitts by cdaniele
Paprika’s Reversible Dishcloth by Kimberly (aka Sockbunny).
Tip of the Week-
When knitting toys, go for a tighter gauge than you usually do.
Stuff and Junk
I’m doing giveaways until my 50th episode, this week it is a pattern from Lisa Woynowski, also known as LisaMaryKay1 on Ravelry. She is graciously donating a pattern to this week’s winner. To enter, post once in the thread in our ravelry group. If you’re not a member of Ravelry, you can enter by sending me an email.
Movies for knitting!
Trick or Treat
American Horror Story
I have buttons for sale, contact me on Ravelry if you’d like to purchase one for 2 dollars!
My contact info:
Jadee on Ravelry.com
Jadee666 on Plurk
And you can always email me at jadeealtATgmail.com