Monday, June 29, 2015

Episode 20: Not Drunk


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Sponsor: Ewe Sew An Sew

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This month’s giveaway sponsor is Ewe Sew An Sew. For the month of June, we will have a giveaway running for one of the large project bags in a yellow and green floral and bird print (similar to the bag shown here). Please see our Ravelry group for the giveaway thread and the rules for entering. A winner will be picked at the end of June/beginning of July.

Ewe Sew An Sew is also offering a fantastic discount code to Twisted Stitches listeners. Use code TWISTED10 in the Etsy shop for 10% off your entire order through the month of June.

WIP IT


Moderne Baby Blanket by Kay Gardiner and Ann Shayne in Madelinetosh Tosh DK (Golden Hickory, Citrus, Lettuce Leaf, Candlewick)
Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder in Koigu KPPPM (P539)
Darkke by Woolly Wormhead in Malabrigo Merino Worsted (Mariposa)
Prisoner of Azkhaban Scarf by atypically.knit in Cascade 220 (8884 Burgundy) and Patons Classic Wool (Old Gold)
Gothic Revival Shawl by Suzy Crancer in Noro Silk Garden Sock (Rainbow Black - S211)
Pine Forest Baby Blanket by Ingrid Aartun Bøe in Sublime Yarns Cashmere Silk Merino Aran (0008 Sage)
Brickless by Martina Behm Miss Babs Yowza (Zombie Prom) - using Knitter’s Pride Marblz in US 6 interchangeable tips

FO Show


Springtime Bandit by Kate Gagnon Osborn in Malabrigo Silky Merino (Madre Perla) - US 6 - 2 skeins
Thuy’s Springtime Bandit

Queued
Hermaness Hat by Gudrun Johnston (created for the Third Fringe Hatalong)
Starshower by Hilary Smith Callis

Events
Worldwide Knit in Public Day
Republic of Wool at The Altered Stitch on July 25, 2015 for the Great Divide KAL.

Retail Therapy
Bags from Ewe Sew An Sew 



MJ Yarns Silken DK in Glowing Eel (from Purlescence Yarns)
fabric from Hart’s Fabrics
Anzula Haiku in Watermelon (from The Swift Stitch)

Reading
Enshadowed by Kelly Creagh
Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier (audiobook)
Perfect Ruin by Lauren DeStefano
Kate Daniels series by Ilona Andrews

Watching
Magic Mike XXL
Inside Out
Spy

Monday, June 15, 2015

Episode 19: Mid Year Check In


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Sponsor: Ewe Sew An Sew

This month’s giveaway sponsor is Ewe Sew An Sew. For the month of June, we will have a giveaway running for one of the large project bags in a yellow and green floral and bird print (similar to the bag shown here). Please see our Ravelry group for the giveaway thread and the rules for entering. A winner will be picked at the end of June/beginning of July.

photo from ewe sew an sew

Ewe Sew An Sew is also offering a fantastic discount code to Twisted Stitches listeners. Use code TWISTED10 in the Etsy shop for 10% off your entire order through the month of June.

WIP IT




Moderne Baby Blanket by Kay Gardiner and Ann Shayne in Madelinetosh DK (Golden Hickory, Citrus, Lettuce Leaf, Candlewick)
Gothic Revival Shawl by Suzy Crancer in Noro Silk Garden Sock (Rainbow Black - S211)
Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder in Koigu KPPPM (P539)
Springtime Bandit by Kate Gagnon Osborn in Malabrigo Silky Merino (Madre Perl) - US 6

FO Show


Rose City Rollers by Mara Catherine Bryner (aka orangeknits) in Shibui Knits Sock (Spectrum) #rosecityrollerskal
Thuy’s Rose City Rollers

Queued
Boneyard Shawl by Stephen West

Retail Therapy


Nomadic Yarns Brit Sock in Sharknado
Nomadic Yarns medium project back in Sharknado
Nomadic Yarns sock club in Rainbow Shark
Caterpillar Green Yarns Shawl Stripes in Concrete and Tulips

Knitty News
Thuy and Kimberly discuss the awesome new bundling feature for favorites on Ravelry. Have you tried it yet?

Sew What




2 zippered wedge bags using this tutorial by noodlehead using Batman and Adventure Time fabric
WIP needle holders based on the needle holder tutorial from The Nome Knitter

Jibber Jabber
Kimberly and Thuy do a check in for their 2015 goals.

Reading
Heir of Fire by Sarah J Maas
All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven
Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier (audiobook)
Shards of Hope by Nalini Singh

Watching
San Andreas
Far From The Madding Crowd
Jurassic World

Monday, June 1, 2015

Episode 18: Rainbow Brite Bag of Doom and Tears


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WIP IT


Moderne Baby Blanket by Kay Gardiner and Ann Shayne in Madelinetosh DK (Golden Hickory, Citrus, Lettuce Leaf, Candlewick)
Different Breeze by Sachiko Uemura in All Things Heather Handpainted Superwash Merino (Mermaid)
Gothic Revival Shawl by Suzy Crancer in Noro Silk Garden Sock (Rainbow Black - S211)


Rose City Rollers by Mara Catherine Bryner (aka orangeknits) in Shibui Knits Sock (Spectrum)
Hermione’s Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder in Koigu KPPPM (P539)
Crested Wave Baby Blanket by Shirley MacNulty in Hobby Love I Love This Cotton! (Aqua Ombre)


FO Show


Chevron Baby Blanket by espace tricot in Cascade 220 Superwash Aran (white [871], grey [1946] and yellow)
Kimberly’s Chevron Baby Blanket
Barley by Tin Can Knits in Malabrigo Arroyo (Lotus)
Thuy’s Barley

Retail Therapy


Woodland Animal Bag by YarnTasia
Medium Running Horses bag by The Silver Shed USA
2 skeins Auraucania Huasco in 11 (Thuy’s stash)
Dotted Rays by Stephen West
Knitters Pride Karbonz DPN in 2.0 mm (US 0)

Review + Giveaway

This month’s giveaway sponsor is Ewe Sew An Sew - herding your projects one bag at a time. This week Thuy reviews the medium bag and we have a giveaway for one of the large project bags in a yellow and green floral and bird print (similar to the bag shown here). Please see our Ravelry group for the giveaway thread and the rules for entering. A winner will be picked at the end of June/beginning of July.

Ewe Sew An Sew is also offering a fantastic discount code to Twisted Stitches listeners. Use code TWISTED10 in the Etsy shop for 10% off your entire order through the month of June.

Sew What


Rainbow Brite Bag of Doom and Tears

Reading
Throne of Glass and Crown of Midnight by Sarah J Maas
The Sculptor by Scott McCloud
Dearest Rogue by Elizabeth Hoyt
Mosquitoland by David Arnold
Fat Girl Walking by Brittany Gibbons
Bloodlines series by Richelle Mead (spinoff of Vampire Academy)

Watching
Her
Mad Max: Fury Road (article about Nicholas Hoult knitting)
iZombie (theme song is “I’m Already Dead” by Deadboy & the Elephantmen - Youtube video)
Between (Netflix)
Bob’s Burgers

Special thanks to Ewe Sew An Sew and to our friend Crystal for joining us. You can find Crystal online at Books Unbound and on Instagram as @booksunbound.

Happy knitting!