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Episode 121 – Trunk Show

Episode 121

Chatter about our last couple of weeks and about the Copper Corgi Trunk Show!

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Episode 120 – Frosted Tips

Episode 120 Frosted Tips

We jump right in with our adventures since the last time we recorded.

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Episode 116 – Harry Potter Day

Episode 116

It’s Ann’s Harry Potter day — She lived!  

The Frolic was awesome!! We all have decided we need a Breathing Space sweater and we both may have yarn for it already.

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Episode 115 – The “G” Word

Episode 115 The “G” Word

SOCKtober prizes are announced!!  You need to contact me EAnnRN. by Dec 1 or it will be redrawn.   

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Episode 98 Wine and Dye

Episode 98

Not very exciting weeks in our lives except for our fun dye night at Christen’s house.  We had lots of fun and got some pretty yarns dyed up!

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Episode 96 – All the Knit Alongs

Episode 96  

Ann is ready for school  to be out, graduation is Friday, and trip prep is in full swing. Janis is busy with all kinds of stuff.

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Episode 88 – Shout Outs

Episode 88

Frolic Recap – we had a great time with great friends, old and new. Learned some things and bought some things.   Read More

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Episode 80 – It’s Raining Stash!

Episode 80 – It’s Raining Stash!!

Ann is thankful for smart children and is still being intentional.  And  Janis’ husband is going to be MIA for about 6 months due to a big project at work.   Read More

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Episode 79- Everything from Rhinebeck has been Knit

Episode 79

We’re Back!!! Jan is with us! Ann had a good break, helped a sick friend and enjoyed her time off.  Janis recaps her Christmas vacation to the west coast.  To see some of the photos check out THIS link.

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Episode 78- Oh Snap and a Mermaid

Episode 78

Happy Birthday Janis!! SOCKtober prizes have finally been mailed!  Thank you for your patience!! Sorry!  We will do it differently next year.  Click here for Show Notes!

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Episode 77- Another Hooker

Episode 77

Not much excitement other than Brian had a good birthday weekend.

FOs

Ann – I forgot 2 FOs last week – Drop Stitch Cowl

  • Yarn: Loops and Threads Chrisma
  • Colors: Sunny Day and Chocolate Cupcake
  • Needles:  Knit Picks
  • Needle Size: US 11
  • Notes – finished both last Sunday Afternoon

Ann – Baa-ble Hat by Donna Smith

  • Yarn: Copper Corgi targhee
  • Colors: pear, plum, natural ( black is mighty stitch)
  • Needles size: US 6&8
  • Notes: started and finished on this Sunday, need to make pom pom

Ann – Skull Balaclava for Kevin(Jackyll and Hyde by Saskia de Feijter from Knitty)

Ann – Chihuahua dog for friend’s daughter – Lucky by Doris Yu

WIPs

Janis – Fly Away by Tin Can Knits

  • Yarn: Knit Picks Brava
  • Colors: white, grass green and black
  • Needles:  Dreamz
  • Needle Size: US 7
  • Seaming

Ann – Fly Away by Tin Can Knits

Ann – Chevron Baby Blanket by Espace Tricot

Ann – I have a confession…blanket squares

Ann – Rook by Kyoko Nakayoshi

Janis – Sawyer by Julie Hoover

  • Yarn: Shepherd’s Wool
  • Color: Michigan Blue
  • Needles: Dreamz
  • Needles size: 7s maybe

Waiting WIPs

Janis –  Sock blank socks

  • Yarn: Twist Fiber Studio
  • Color: Groovy Baby – tie-dyed sock blank
  • Needles: 9” circ
  • Needle Size: US 0
  • Living in the car, first sock almost done

Janis – Maritime by Amy Miller

Janis- Leftie by Martina Behme

  • Yarn: Miss Babs
  • Colors: Little Red and Funny Papers
  • Needles: US 3

Janis – Socktober Knee Highs

  • Yarn: Kirby Wirby * SOCKtober sponsor*
  • Color: Carolina Girls – Best in the World
  • Needles: 9” circ
  • Needle Size: US 0
  • Notes: Bootylicious heel

Janis – Monster Mash Tumbling Blocks by Leah Oakley  * SOCKtober sponsor*

  • Yarn: Manic Pixie Dream Yarns * SOCKtober sponsor*
  • Color: Monster Mash Up
  • Needles: Sock Rockets
  • Needle size: US 1

Ann –  Critter socks – Jaguar by  Cate Carter-Evans  * SOCKtober sponsor*

  • Yarn: Helix by Infinite Twist
  • Color: Spooky Purple and Fluffy Clouds
  • Needles: Knit Picks Fixed Circs
  • Needle size: US 2

Janis- Quicksilver by Melanie Berg *2015 goal*

Janis- Rose City Rollers

  • Yarn: Lilliput
  • Color: Carolina Dog
  • Needles: Karbonz
  • Needle Sizes: US 0
  • Notes – SOCKtober, Rounded toe from the Sock Architecture

Newly Acquired

Janis – nope

Ann – nope

Other stuff we chatted about

Infinite twist affiliate code CFG. Use for extra goodies anytime

Ann is doing Relay For Life –  My Relay website  

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.**