Episode 26: Krazy Kit Kat

Episode 26: Krazy Kit Kat

Kit Kat Korner

we tried the cheesecake and kobe pudding kit kats. They were delicious! The cheesecake tasted mostly like white chocolate, but the kobe pudding was different and yummy!

Diamonds are a Girls Best Friend (enabling)

Tiffany’s new diamonds;

Aryn’s new diamonds;

Diamonds in the Rough (wips)

Tiffany’s rough diamonds;

Aryn’s rough diamonds;

Diamonds are Forever (FOs)

Tiffany’s diamond from the past; 

198 yards of heaven

Aryn’s diamond from the past; 
Ishbel

Diamond Cutting (spinning)

Aryn finished spinning her flutter sample and got 180 yards/25g of a fine weight yarn to make Beads in the Wheel Necklace

more fiber from Totally Inked Yarn! 8oz of BFL

Thank You for watching and we will see you next episode!!! 
HAPPY KNITTING!!!

Episode 25: Birthday Shenanigans

Episode 25: Birthday Shenanigans

Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend (enabling)

We went road tripping!! This was the second part of our summer Lakeside Yarn Crawl. We managed to get to six lovely shops and started our journey at the furthest one from us.

Birthday purchases!!!

Aryn has been spoiling herself!

Plus she got a birthday gift from Tiffany from Flock Fiber Studio. Thank you!!!

Diamonds in the Rough (wips)

Tiffany’s rough diamonds;

Aryn’s rough diamonds;

Soon to be Gems (future cast ons)

Aryn will be casting on Tremble for the Lisa-a-long as well as the Tootsie Roll Socks.

Diamonds are Forever (FOs)

Tiffany’s finished diamond;

Aryn’s finished diamonds;

Diamond Cutting (spinning)

  • the Yarnshine rolags are done! This skein is up for trade if anyone has a nice skein of sock yarn they’re willing to part with

  • Totally Inked Yarns surprise fiber shipment in Venus

Thank You for watching and we will see you next episode!!! 
HAPPY KNITTING!!!

Episode 24: All The KAL's

Episode #24 All The KALS 

Diamonds are A Girls Best Friend (enabling)

Tiffany’s new diamonds;

  • June Yarnbox shipment - 2 skeins of Dragonfly Fibers Pixie in Starry Night Tiffany hasn’t decided if she’s going to trade, over-dye or knit it up and see what happens!

Aryn’s new diamonds;

  • Farmer’s market find! Twistlane Alpacas had a booth and Aryn found a gem in some natural camel alpaca with a rosy pink over-dye.

Diamonds In The Rough (wips)

Tiffany’s rough diamonds;

Aryn’s rough diamonds;

Diamonds Are Forever (FOs)

No new FOs this week, so we brought out some FOs of the past!

Tiffany showed one of her favorite hats Starving Artist, and Aryn showed two of her very first Avery projects,Elephants on Parade and Lucky Elephant.

PAL news

The Expand Yo Skillz PAL is now over! Winners were drawn at the end of the episode. If you entered, please check to see if you won a prize.

The new PAL was announced. The Knitting at Tiffany’s group will be hosting a Lisa-A-Long. Please see the thread for details and rules. 
A very generous coupon code was provided by Lisa Mutch from Northbound Knitting. Please watch the episode to take advantage! It expires on July 15th.

The Bling Your String group will be hosting an Embrace The Crazy PAL. Please see the thread for details and rules.

Diamond Cutting (spinning)

No finished skeins this week, though the Yarnshine rolags are almost done. Aryn talked about her plans for Tour de Fleece

There will be a thread in the Bling Your String group for anyone spinning along with the Tour! Pop in and post some pictures for a chance to win a prize or two.

Mentions

So many KALS this summer!

The Two Tangled Skeins are hosting a Canada KAL all summer and many other Canadian podcasts are participating.

The Knitting in Stitches podcast is hosting a stripey socks KAL

Carolyn from The Next Beautiful Thing is hosting a KAL for her pattern GG

The Knitting Broomstick has a year long sock KAL

Thank You for watching and we will see you next episode!!! 
HAPPY KNITTING!!!

Episode 23: Yarn Crawling

Episode #23 YARN CRAWLING

Diamonds Are A Girls Best Friend (enabling)

We went on a mini yarn crawl! We will be participating in the Lakeside Yarn Crawl over the summer and we visited the first three shops.

The Purple SockPurl3True North Yarn Co

Damage was done!!

Tiffany’s new diamonds;

Aryn’s new diamonds;

Diamonds In The Rough (wips)

Tiffany’s rough diamonds;

Aryn’s rough diamonds;

Diamonds Are Forever (FOs)

Tiffany’s finished diamonds; 
Lightening Dragon

Aryn’s finished diamonds;

Expand Yo Skillz PAL

Tiffany finished her dragon scarf!!! and it is awesome!

Aryn made a bit more progress on her Remember cowl - the chart has been started and she made her first double knit bobble!

Diamond Cutting (spinning)

Aryn finished plying the yak and silk blend from One Lupine
The Yarnshine rolags are still on the wheel. 
New stuff! Aryn received her last shipment in the Skein fiber club - Wonderment

Tour de Fleece is coming!!! There will be a thread in the Bling Your String group to participate and possibly win a prize or two.

Mentions

Fat Cat Knits has started a new club round! The theme is undersea life and there are a ton of options to choose from.

A Cut Above the Rest

Tink Yarn is offering a coupon code till July 31, 2016 you will find the details in the episode

Thank You for watching and we will see you next episode!!!

HAPPY KNITTING!!!