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Episode 111

Fall is here!! Finally!!

FOs

Janis – Brian socks Number 5

  • Yarn: Mint Rain
  • Color: Scare Your Socks off  **SOCKtober Special Colorway**
  • Needles: Cho Goo 9” Circulars
  • Size: US 1

Janis – Jack Socks

Ann – Concrete and Tulips socks

  • Yarn: Caterpillar Green  **SOCKtober sponsor**
  • Needles: Knit Picks fixed circ
  • Needle size: US 1
  • Notes: toe up vanilla

Ann – Vanilla Blank SocksVanilla is the New Black socks by Anneh

  • Yarn: Gale’s Art Sock Blank **SOCKtober sponsor**
  • Color: Neon Jack
  • Needles: Hiya Hiya sharps fixed circular
  • Size: US 1

Ann – Quaere Fidget SocksFidget Socks by Amy Stringer

  • Yarn: Quaere Fibre  
  • Color: Socktober 2016 variegated  **SOCKtober Special Colorway**
  • Needles: Knit Picks fixed circular
  • Size: US 1
  • Notes: Fish Lips Kiss heel

Ann – SOCKtober16 Mystery Sock by Ann Clingenpeel

  • Yarn:  Lilliput Yarns  **SOCKtober sponsor**
  • Colors: Stormy and Poppy
  • Needles: Hiya Hiya Sharps fixed circular
  • Size: US 1.5
  • Clues 1-3 are out

Ann – Haute knits yarn Hermione’s Everyday socks by Erica Luder

  • Yarn: Haute Knit and random scraps
  • Color: SOCKtober 2016 colorway and Navy  **SOCKtober Special Colorway**
  • Needles: Karbonz DPNs
  • Size: US 1

WIPs

Janis –  Slip Stripe Sock

  • Yarn: Blue Moon Fiber Arts
  • Color: Socktober Fest
  • Needles: Karbonz DPN’s
  • Needle size: 1
  • Notes: Test knit for Cristi

Janis- Christmas stocking

  • Yarn:
  • Colors:
  • Needles:
  • Needle Size:
  • Notes: FoREAL

Ann – nephew socks

  • Yarn: knit picks felici
  • Color: Beyond the wall
  • Needles: knit picks fixed circ
  • Size: US 1
  • Notes:  Toe up, 60 st tube

Ann – Aster by Wei S Leong

  • Yarn: Marigold Jen
  • Color: SOCKtober 16
  • Needles: US 1
  • Notes: First sock done.  Did stockinette foot

Waiting WIPs

Janis – Chile Sparkle socks

  • Yarn: Chile Knitz
  • Color: Kaleidoscope
  • Needles: 9” circs
  • Needle size: 0
  • Notes: waiting for heels

Ann – niece socks

  • Yarn: knit picks felici
  • Color: balloon ride
  • Needles: knit picks fixed circ
  • Size: US 1
  • Notes:  Toe up, 60 st tube
  • Tubes are done. Waiting on foot measurements from my SIL for the heels

Janis –Pajama Pants

  • Yarn: Sock Scraps- main color is Malabrigo sock in the light of love colorway
  • Color: various scraps
  • Needles: knit picks interchangeables
  • Needles size: US 4

Ann – Another one??!! – Pinwheel Scraps Blanket

  • Yarn: sock yarn scraps
  • Needles: US 3
  • German Short Rows – new to me and I LOVE them!!  Used this tutorial
  • Working color themed squares.  

Janis – Timeless Henley By Joji

Ann – Featherweight Cardigan  again

  • Yarn: Merino Silk dyed by Janis
  • Color: green
  • Needles: Karbonz US 6

Cross Stitch

Janis-  Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery sampler. Passport Pumpkins  

SOCKtober is HERE!

Winners!!

Jan Smiley Rainbow connection bag  – Only a few left, FROLIC is SUPER close to full.

Marigold Jen Skein

JD Craft shop, sock blockers

 

Newly Acquired

Ann – SunSoaked Yarns on Etsy – 80/20 SW merino/nylon sock yarn — she calls it ASU football — I reject that (hahaha, just kidding, kinda) I got this because it is the colors of Winthrop University – Maroon and Gold.  Has a maroon mini with it.

Upcoming

Divine Llama winery meetup Oct 22nd

SAFF is coming Oct 28-30

Carolina Fiber Frolic is coming Nov 11-13

Virginia Beach Yarn Getaway Feb 23-26

Other stuff we chatted about

Infinite twist affiliate code CFG. Use for extra goodies anytime

Where to find us

You can email us at CarolinaFiberGirls@gmail.com

You can find us on Instagram, Twitter and Ravelry as

Janis — JanisFicker

Ann — EAnnRN

use #CarolinaFiberGirls to show us what you are working on.

We also have a Ravelry group and a website– come join us!

Janis’ Arbonne Site

Ann’s Etsy Site

**for pictures of our projects, please check out our Instagram feeds (both are in the left side bar) and our Ravelry pages.**

 

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