Wet Coast Wools Podcast Episode 26: Yarn Balls Everywhere

May 05, 2017

Wet Coast Wools Podcast Episode 26: Yarn Balls Everywhere

April 20th, 2017 - Happy Podiversary!
Welcome to Old and New Viewers
Coming to you from Vancouver, BC Canada
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FOs (Finished Objects)
B: Wearing-Baleshare by Jessica Bolof
~Purple Hats for Babies
~Vanilla Reversed HW Comfort from brown bag club

Glenda: Wearing - Vanguard Cardigan by Annamaria Otvos (11wildswans); Malabrigo Rios in Cirrus Grey - exactly 600g worth, but had to go into a 7th skein. Made as a test knit, the pattern is now available on Ravelry

~Owl Hat - mix of Perching Owl Hat by Yarn Heid Designs and the Camelot Hat by Lion Brand. Made with Alpine Wool by Lion Brand (now discontinued), bulky 100% wool on 6mm needles. The yarn is from my deep stash (said in ominous tones), made for charity.

WIPS
B
~April by Isabell Kraemer
Holst Garn Supersoft in Carmine
~Hinterland shawl
Sample for softsweater
~Neon Socks
Regia Flormania from Urban Yarns
Using Wendy’s Fingering Weight Toe-Up Socks Gusset Heel by Wendy D. Johnson
~Solid Granny Square Blanket
Used a tutorial from Bella Coco on Youtube
5.5mm hook and vintage acrylic
Glenda
~Hint of Summer by Isabell Kraemer
Doing this for a class and our Isabel Kraemer KAL (and Elise’s Fingering weight sweater KAL)
Holst Coast in Freesia and Skylight, 3.5mm needles
~Playoff Socks for Mike. I knit them while watching hockey.. I think they need to make it to the second round if Mike wants the second sock.
My own stitch/heel counts, but the texture is from the Blueberry Waffles socks. Hat Trick Yarn in Ottawa colours, got this at Knit City 2015.
Black yarn is Opal Solids

Store News

Woolith Fair is next weekend! It is a yarn crawl around the Lower Mainland - 17 stores reaching from North Vancouver all the way out to Abbotsford. There is a Passport you get stamped, 3 stamps enters you into the level 1 prize, 7 stamps for the level 2 prize, and 14 (out of a possible 16) for the Super Crawler Grand Prize. Check woolithfair.ca for all the details about what each store is doing, and each store’s hours. Some of the valley stores are not open on Sunday.




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