Episode 122 – Late night finger clicking

Janis went to the Virginia Beach Yarn Getaway Feb 23-26


Ann – Breathing Space

  • Yarn: Merino silk dyed green by Janis and Three Irish Girls merino silk
  • Colors: green and Cair Paravel
  • Needle sizes: US 2.5 and 5
  • Notes: On the sleeves Using German short rows Video

Janis – Fresh Breath,  Breathing Space By Veera Välimäki

  • Yarn: Duck Duck Wool in Blue Tribe and Queen City Yarn in Makeup Fish
  • Needles:  Chia Goo Interchangeables
  • Needle sizes: US 2 and 4

Ann – Rainbow Socks

  • Yarn: Fab Funky Fibers
  • Color: 15 color rainbow
  • Needles: Hiya Hiya Sharp fixed circ
  • Needle Size: US 1
  • Toe up; #rainbowalong2017; 1st sock done

Janis-Big Brioche cowl

  • Yarn: Hedgehog Chubby
  • Color: Coral and Zephyr
  • Needles:  Chia Goo Interchangeables
  • Needle sizes: 13

Janis – Pussy Hat

  • Yarn: QCY bulky
  • Color: Fierce
  • Needles: KP shorties
  • Needle size: US 8 & 10s


Ann – Frolic Homework Yipes Stripes by Ann Weaver

  • Yarn: Mighty Stitch – Knit Picks
  • Colors: White, black, silver, mint, teal
  • Needles: KP shorties
  • Needle Size  US

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. Finished yellow. Started a green

Ann – Shop Sample Lorel Eyes by Christopher Salas

  • Yarn: Hedgehog Fibers Sock
  • Colors: Shiver and Sorry not sorry
  • Needles: Karbonz interchangeables
  • Needle Size: US 5
  • Shop sample for Baskets of Yarn

Janis- Amazing Friends

  • Yarn: Lollipop Yarn
  • Color: Almost Paradise & sunshine
  • Needles: Chia Goo twist
  • Needle Size: US 6

Ann – MIL socks

  • Yarn: Patons Kroy FX
  • Color: Cascade colors
  • Needles: Hiya Hiya Sharpes fixed
  • Needle Size:  US 1.5

Janis – needle adjacent T shirt with a pocket


Waiting WIPs

Ann – Corner to Corner afghan

  • Yarn: Sock yarn Scraps
  • Hook: E
  • Notes – I used this video from the crochet corner as my pattern and will use it again to make it rectangular instead of square.

Ann – Cayambe by PaulinaP

Ann – Another pair of slippers

  • Yarn: Knit Picks WoTA
  • Colors: Currant and Caution ( Winthrop color)

Janis – Timeless Henley By Joji


Newly Acquired

Janis –  Gradient from Wandering Wool, Ball of  yarn from Joan,  Cat bag, Sweater quantity

Ann – Hue Loco – Tightly Knit duo and Garden Gnome




Carolina Fiber Frolic  March 24-26

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Other stuff we chatted about

Infinite twist affiliate code CFG. Use for extra goodies anytime

Queen City Yarn mention CFG for a special surprise

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