Episode 45

April 12, 2016

 

Welcome to the Skein Studio podcast!  Thanks to everyone who contacted me, I always love hearing from you.

Skein Sweater KAL

Want to knit-along with us? We will be running a Skein Sweater KAL which will run from 1st March - 1st May.

Prizes

  • Thanks to Joji and Veera we have an e-copy of Interpretations Vol. 3 to give away
  • A Kimi Silks sweater sized project bag in the teal colourway
  • $100 gift certificate to Skein

To be eligible for prizes:

  • Knit ANY sweater project (cardigan, pullover/jumper or bolero) in Skein yarn.
  • Post a picture of your finished object in the prize thread before 1st May.

Please tag your project with skeinsweaterkal2016

 

Skein Shawl KAL

Want to knit-along with us? We will be running a Skein Shawl KAL which will run from 14th March - 9th May.

Prizes

To be eligible for prizes:

  • Knit ANY shawl pattern in Skein yarn.
  • Post a picture of your finished object in the prize thread before 9th May.

Please tag your project with skeinshawlkal2016

 

In The Mail

 

 

Giveaway!!

To win one of the Modern Fibre necklaces head on over to the prize thread on Ravelry and tell me

  1. Which necklace you would love to win (orange or grey) and..
  2. What is your favorite item in the Modern Fibre esty store

The winner will be chosen via RNG and announced on the podcast and notified via Ravelry.  Thanks so much to Sue from Modern Fibre for this wonderful giveaway!

 

FO'S

 

  • Ariel by Brandy Velten using Skein MCN Sock in the China Town colourway - my project page is here.

 

WIP

  • Tilted Triangle by Suvi Simola - Yarn: Skein MCN Sock in the colourways Jersey, Sorbet, Smokestack Lightning, Havana and Tip Toes.

 

To Cast On!

  • Havana Swing Cardigan by Jess Gagnon - This is a test knit, if you would like to be a tester see here for more details.  Yarn - Skein Merino Cashmere Fingering in the Baltic Colourway
  • Rhombille by Gina Röckenwagner in the Spring 2016 Pom Pom Quarterly issue.  Yarn - Lopi Alafosslopi which I purchased from Webs

 

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