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Giddy Yarns - Episode 24

Helen Giddens

Here are the show notes for Episode 24.

Announcements

I discuss the New Along CAL, designed to encourage you to try out some new techniques or skills. Details can be found in the chatter thread on Ravelry or below the video on You Tube.
We’ve been lucky enough to have a few prizes donated:

Vicky Gorry of “Vera and Bess” designs has offered 3 crochet patterns as prizes, check out her patterns here.

Gilly of MrsSCreations on Etsy has also donated a project bag as a prize. You can find her Etsy shop here.

Thank you so much to both Vicky and Gill for their kind donations.

Finished Objects

Breathing Space
Pattern: Breathing Space by Veera Valimaki
Yarn: Giddy Yarns
75% SW Merino, 25% Nylon
Colourways: Storm Cloud and Spearmint

Party On Ice Socks
Pattern: Garter rib, Knit one row, K2P2 one row and repeat.
Yarn: Stranded Dyeworks 
75% SW Merino, 25% Nylon – Plateau (Sock Blank)
Colourway: Party On Ice

Works In Progress

Thom’s TAAT Socks
Pattern: Vanilla socks using Mina Phillips (knitting expat) YouTube tutorial.
Yarn: Bergere De France – Goomy 50
75% Virgin Wool, 25% Polyamide
Colourway: Imprim Jaune

New Cast Ons

Valentine’s Socks
Pattern: Vanilla socks (with Afterthought heels)
Yarn: Giddy Yarns
75% SW Mernio, 25% Nylon
Colourway: Bouquet of Roses (Valentine’s mystersy self-striping)

Arthur’s Cabled Cardi
Pattern: Children Cabled Cardi (TEST KNIT) by Knitting Expat Designs (Mina Philips)
Yarn: Coop Knits – Socks Yeah DK
75% SW mernio, 25% Nylon
Colourway:

Yarny Goodness

Norah George Yarns
75% SW Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Gold Stellina
Colourway: Snowdrop
For the Flower Power Fund

Down Sheepy Lane
Minis – 75% SW merion, 25% Nylon
Colourway: Be our Guest
Full skein – 75% SW Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Stellina
COlorway: Hellebore
For the Flower Power Fund (linked above)

The Little Grey Girl
Biscuit triangle bag

The Women’s Institute
Home Cotton – 100% cotton
Colourways: 122-08 (light pink), 122-17 (purple), 122-18 (blue), 122-13 (light blue), 122-09 (dark pink)

Regia
Design Line by Kaffe Fassett
75% virgin wool, 25% Polyamide
Colourway: 03870

Knitting from the North
by Hilary Grant

Unravel Haul

Mint Bee Yarns 
Faux Fur Pompom to go with my Olive and Jack hat
x2 Mini skeins 75% SW Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Stellina

Coop Knits – Socks Yeah DK (linked above)
5 skeins – 75% SW Merino, 25% Nylon
Colourway: Dionysus
Matching Buttons

Knit Pro
Knit Blockers
5.5mm needles

Rebecca’s Room
Unravel 2018 Stitch Markers

Skein Queen
Little Wrigglers – 100% SW Merino – single ply
5 mini skeins

West Green Loft Yarns
75% SW Merino, 25% Nylon
Colourway: Paramour

Easy Knits
Deeply Wicked – 75% SW Merino, 25% Nylon
Colourway: Pondling

Stranded Dyeworks
Oasis – 75% SW Merino, 25% Nylon
Colourway: Sugarplum

 


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