Episode 54

June 08, 2017


Skein Sweater KAL

  • We are having a Sweater KAL over on our ravelry group! Starting on April 4 and continuing until August 31
  • Knit or crochet any garment you want, whether it’s a pullover, cardigan or short sleeve tank just as long as you use mostly Skein yarn.
  • We do have a prize of a sweaters worth of yarn in the winners choice of base and colour up for grabs to all who complete their garment within the time frame.  Please post a picture of your finished garment in our prize thread! PLUS we have a sweater sized project bag from Made By Ganache

  • We would also love to see everyone’s WIP’s and FO so please tag your pics with #skeinsweaterkal


Podcast KAL - Socks!

Lets have a Podcast Sock KAL, here are the details;

  • Knit any sock pattern using ONLY hand-dyed yarn
  • KAL starts 19th May and finishes 19th July
  • Feel free to double/triple..etc dip with any other KAL from any other group
  • Multiple entries are welcome!
  • Prizes - two skeins of MissClickClack Milkman’s Horse Worsted in Meow and Melbourne Black, three skeins of Circus Tonic Handmade Jubilee Sock in Cairns Birdwing, Tailed Emperor and Bright Oakblue AND winners choice of patterns for 5 lucky people from the wonderful Jessica Gore.  I will also be offering a few skeins of sock yarn in winners choice of colour and base.
  • The sock KAL will be held over on our Ravelry Group.  To be eligible for a prize your socks must be started no earlier than 19th May, use hand-dyed yarn and a finished pic posted in the FO thread.



  • Vanilla Sock knit out of Nomadic Yarns Twisty Sport in the Molly Weasley colourway.  I also added contrasting heels and toes using one of our mini skeins in the colourway Candy.



  • Diary by Ankestrick - using Skein Voyage DK in the colourway Lichen
  • Vanilla Sock knit out of our MCN Sock in the Scribbly Gum colourway


Future Projects

  • Travel Light by Suvi Simola using Skein Shimmer in the colourways In The Navy and Dandelion
  • Marley by Andrea Mowry using Manos del Uruguay in the colourway Leo and Skein Shimmer in the colourway Beach Shack




In The Mail


Other Mentions

Please feel free to join our ‘Skein’ Ravelry group. I’m k10 on Ravelry and you can find me on Instagram as skeinyarn.  Post questions, suggestions or feedback over on our Ravelry group or email me.  Skein Studio is available on  iTunes and YouTube.  Thanks for watching!