Wet Coast Wools Podcast Episode 49: It's Our Second Podiversary!

April 24, 2018

Wet Coast Wools Podcast Episode 49: It's Our Second Podiversary!

Episode 49: 2nd Anniversary of the Podcast! 

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Welcome to our Old and New Viewers 
We are coming to you from Vancouver, BC Canada

Please leave comments and questions in the Ravelry threads

Introductions: 
Glenda - Glenda on Ravelry, @glendamcdonald on Instagram 
Sylvia - Softsweater on Ravelry and Instagram 
Wet Coast Wools - WetCoastWools on all the things

FOs (Finished Objects) 
Glenda: Wearing - Risen, by Melanie Berg. Knit in Sweet Georgia Tough Love Sock in Strawberry Tea. Karen made it.

  • Hats made from leftover yarns. These two (three) were made with Amore 160, a sport-weight wool, nylon, and viscose blend.

  • Waiting for Rain by Sylvia McFadden, made with Briggs & Little Sport in Grey Heather. Just under 2 skeins, 4mm needles

  • Orange CSM socks - Rellana Flotte Sock from from my stash. I made the tube on an Erlbacher Gearhart Speedster sock machine

Sylvia: Wearing - Neon Heart (8) Birthday Socks made by Bernadette

WIPS (Works in Progress)

Glenda 

I’ve mostly been messing around with the sock machine, and trying to choose colours for a new test knit I’m starting

Sylvia 

Desert Island Yarn/Sweater Pattern giveaway - if you could use only one yarn forever, what would it be and why? 

We are going to do a giveaway for a copy of Sylvia’s new Loveable Sweater pattern. To enter, tell us in the thread what your Desert Island Yarn is. We will pick a winner on April 30th.

Store News

  • FixFrogFinish2018 KAL and Spring Sock Stashdown KAL with Bernadette are still going on. Check out our Ravelry group for all the information

  • We have entered the FedEx Canada Small Business Grant Contest. Please vote for us here. You can vote once a day until May 13th, so vote early, and vote often! ;) You can also find the link by going to our instagram bio and using the linktree link.

  • Woolith Fair is April 27th to 29th. Sylvia will have a trunk show with us on Saturday, April 28th. We have new yarn from Crafty Jaks in Pitt Meadows. We are also hoping that our shipments from Fleece & Harmony Farm in PEI, and sock blanks from Jessie of YarnOverNewYork will arrive in time!

Podcasts Mentioned 
Coffee and Craft Podcast with Bernadette 
Two Tangled Skeins




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