Episode 16: Swatches

August 01, 2014 0 Comments

 

Thanks to everyone who contacted me during the week, I always love hearing from you! 

In The Studio

  • Next Shop Update is Wednesday 6th August at 12pm and 8pm Sydney/AEST

In the mail

  • Miss Click Clack  - Merri Creek Sock Yarn, two gorgeous colours and a super squishy base.  Love them!  Thank you Kelly!

Works In Progress

  • Dotted Rays by Steven West, knit out of our speckle dyed colourway Neon and Grey, my project can be seen here.  I also show off my wonderful H+T Studio Pattern Wallet which fits perfectly into my much loved Fat Squirrel Fibers bag!
  • Worsted Boxy by Joji Locatelli - Using Speckle Dyed colourway 'Inner City' in Skein Worsted. 

July Podcast Giveaway

  • July giveaway - Two Gradient yarns, in the Top Draw base (colourway is called All Natural) up for grabs.  There will be two winners chosen (a gradient each). To enter post your favorite colour combination in the prize thread.  You must be a member of the group to join, contest starts July 4th and will end August 4th.  Winner will be chosen using a RND and announced on the podcast.

KAL

  • I talk about my first podcast KAL which will run until August 7th.
  • Knit or Crochet any project from some hand-dyed yarn, doesn’t have to be Skein, can be from ANY hand-dyer or even your own hand-dyed yarn.  You can also use handspun yarn that was spun from hand-dyed fibre
  • There will be 3 winners who each receive a skein of Skein, winners choice of colour and base.
  • To be eligible for a prize you must:

    • be a member of the group
    • post a picture of your finished item in the prize thread along with a link to the dyers shop.
  • KAL starts 7th June and will run until 7th August.

 

Colour Inspiration on Instagram

  • I have a # on Instagram where I was hoping you guys might post pictures that include colours that inspire you.  It would be great to build an inspiration board with plenty of colour combination ideas.  Use #colour2cre8 if you would like to join!

Please feel free to join our ‘Skein’ Ravelry group. I’m k10 on Ravelry and you can find me on Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and Facebook.  Post questions, suggestions or feedback here on the blog or over on our Ravelry group.  Skein Studio is available on  iTunes.  You can watch this episode over on Libsyn, rss feed can be found here.

Thanks for watching!