Wet Coast Wools Podcast Episode 71: The one without a name

March 13, 2019

Wet Coast Wools Podcast Episode 71: The one without a name

Filmed on Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

Welcome to all our returning viewers, and to those who are joining us for the first time!

Our show notes can be found in the drop down section on YouTube, and on Ravelry. Comments and questions can be left in either place.

Introductions: 
Glenda - Glenda on Ravelry, glendamcdonald on instagram 
Kelsey - fiddlebach and Kzipknits on Instagram and Ravelry 
Wet Coast Wools - WetCoastWools on all the things

Finished Objects:

Glenda: Wearing: Vanguard by Annamária Ötvös, knit in Malabrigo Rios in Cirrus Grey

Kelsey: Wearing - Laurie by Josée Paquin in Sweet Fibre Merino Twist DK colourway Lagoon

  • Book People - by Sylvia McFadden in my Dancing Flamingo Garibaldi fingering weight.

  • Orbit by Janina Kallio - in Sapphire in my Waterfront worsted base

  • Spongdal Toque by me - in Blueberry Milkshake in Dunbar DK and accidental orange by Puzzle Tree Yarns

  • Two toques - one in Drops Eskimo (lost the tag so don’t know the colour off hand) and the other in Cascade Magnum Paints “Berry Mix” which has unfortunately been discontinued. You could easily swap it out with the Sea Fusion, Chill or Rasta that we have in store.

Works in Progress

Glenda

  • Orange Vest. This is also for charity. Based on Yarnspirations Child’s V-neck Vest. Knitting it with leftovers from my stash. It is very wide, so I’m having to add other colours to make it long enough.

  • Stillwater Cardigan by Olive Knits. Cast this on on Tuesday night in our class. Two strands of Rowan Donegal Lambswool Tweed that I overdyed with Kelsey and Becca.

Everything else seems to have been sidetracked

Kelsey 
- Nerea by Fiber Tales in Laine Magazine 7. Knit in Sweet Fibre Merino DK Twist, colourway Marshland.

  • Another toque that I’m knitting, trying to incorporate some of my Japanese Bible knitting into.

  • Witch Socks - Ursula has a toe and I’ve started the heel!

Store News

Kelsey and Becca will have a booth at Fibres West on March 22nd & 23rd. Go visit them and pick up some of Kelsey’s amazing new colourways!

WCW Knit & Crochet Bingo! 
Registration into Bingo closed January 31st, so we have taken down the Bingo boards and closed the registration. Email us if you do still need a Bingo Board and we can send it to you.

Challenge started January 1st, and will run until the end of the year. Rules and notes about the game squares are all in the Chatter Thread on Ravelry.

How are we progressing?

Glenda got a BINGO! 
Lace Project: Llama cowl 
New-To-You Designer: Cowl-turned hat 
Stranded Colourwork: Whale Hat 
Make a Sweater: Winstonian 
Make something for Charity: 2 Charity Hats

Other squares on the knit board 
Leftovers - Beauregard Pig 
Crochet an item - Non-Juggling Pig

Crochet board - 3 squares 
Crochet a toy in the round - Varkentje 
Leftovers - The pig is flying 
Knit a thing - Yellow Vest

Kelsey - 2 squares 
Leftovers - Pigs 
Make a Sweater - Ease cardigan! 
Eeek Steeks - coffee cozy 
New designer 
Trendy item




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