Episode 192: Things That Don't Get Done

Where to find us:

 

Topics:  

What’s New:

  • Knit Group is back IN-PERSON!
    • Wednesdays from 5pm-7pm (virtual group still being hosted)
    • Sunday from 1pm-3pm (virtual group still being hosted)  
  • New Yarns in stock: so many! Check it all out at Must Love Yarn

What We Are Wearing:

FO’S:

WIPs :

Simmering:

Casting On:

Upcoming Events and Exciting Things:

  • MLY Holiday Pop-ups
    • Sunday, December 5 and 12 from 10:00am-1:00pm
    • 1-2 vendors - will be set-up inside
    • Masks required
    • Check website and social media for vendor line-up
  • Classes are posted, more coming soon!
  • Angela also mentions a quilt that is being raffled to support a nonprofit.  The raffle is still live.  

KAL/CALs: 

  • Warmth with Yarn - coming this fall again
  • Sweaterapolooza - starts now - runs through November 27, 2021 (new date!)
    • WIPS allowed
    • Come knit a sweater with us, for wearing at a fall festival or just around town.  Sweater weather is coming and this K/CAL will get you ready.
  • HOLIDAYS! - coming soon

 

Podcast Episode 189: The Leg

 

 

 Where to find us:

  • Kelly

Topics:  

What’s New:

  • Knit Group is back IN-PERSON!
    • Wednesdays from 5pm-7pm (virtual group still being hosted)
    • Sunday from 1pm-3pm (virtual group still being hosted)  
  • New Yarns in stock:

What We Are Wearing:

FO’S:

WIPs :

Simmering:

Casting On:

  • Indigo Dyed Yarn Sweater - Help Angela Choose

Upcoming Events and Exciting Things:

    • Upcoming Mini Market on October 2-3, 2021
      • Exciting list of vendors
        • SATURDAY, October 2, 2021
          • Fiberstash Yarns
          • Bobolink Yarns
          • Junction Fiber Mill
        • SUNDAY, October 3, 2021
          • Hands & Heart Yarn
          • Dillner Yarns
          • Kingdom Fleece & Fiberworks
          • From 10:00am-2:00pm on both Saturday and Sunday
          • Will be outside in the parking lot
          • Masks required
      • Classes are posted, more coming soon!

      KAL/CALs: 

      • Warmth with Yarn - coming this fall again
      • Sweaterapolooza - starts now - runs through November 27, 2021 (new date!)
        • WIPS allowed
        • Come knit a sweater with us, for wearing at a fall festival or just around town.  Sweater weather is coming and this K/CAL will get you ready.

      Podcast Episode 187: Check Your Stash

       

      Where to find us:

      • Kelly

       

      Topics:  

      What’s New:

      What We Are Wearing:

      FO’S:

      WIPs :

      Simmering:

      Casting On:

      Upcoming Events and Exciting Things:

      • Seasons of Vermont - August Box “Golden Hour” 
        • Released August 13, 2021 at noon ET
        • Still a few left in both sizes!
      • Upcoming Mini Market on October 2-3, 2021
        • Exciting list of vendors - different both days
        • From 10:00am-2:00pm on both Saturday and Sunday
        • Will be outside in the parking lot
      • Classes are posted, more coming soon!

      KAL/CALs: 

      • Warmth with Wool - coming this fall again
      • Sweaterapolooza - starts now - runs through November 27, 2021 (new date!)
        • WIPS allowed
        • Come knit a sweater with us, for wearing at a fall festival or just around town.  Sweater weather is coming and this K/CAL will get you ready.

       

      Episode 157: Funny Bits at the End

      Thursday, March 6, 2020

       

       Where to find us:

      • Kelly

      Topics:  

      PICK OF THE WEEK:

      KFI Painted Lace Degrade $30 We show the free pattern Painted Lace Degrade Triangle Shawl which takes just one skein!  Also included in this pick of the week KFI Painted Lace $30

      If you purchase in stock weekly pick yarns from Must Love Yarn, receive 10% off with the Coupon Code we mention in the podcast! Watch Episode 73 for a quick tutorial on where to enter the coupon code at checkout if you have any questions!  Be sure the discount is showing in your cart before submitting your order, we can no longer offer refunds for discounts that are not applied correctly. If you have questions please send us a message before submitting your order!

       

      What We Are Wearing:

      WIPs :

      Simmering:

      Upcoming Projects:

      KALs: 

      • Retro Along (imitative of a style, fashion, or design from the recent past.)
        • Starts January 10, 2020 (bonus points for getting the joke)- March 4, 2020
        • WIPS Count
        • Retro us up - What does this mean?
          • Retro Pattern
          • Retro Yarn
          • Retro Style

       

      • Scrap Along

      Starts: March 6, 2020

      Ends: Approximately May 6, 2020 (why approximately, well you know me and locking threads)

       

        • Rules:
      1. Must use “scraps” - what would qualify as “scraps”?
        1. Leftover Yarn
        2. Leftover Fabric (yes, you can sew a FO)
        3. Yarn that you are repurposing from its originally intended project (must also list in the Frog it Thread)
      2. FO can be knit, crocheted, sewed, etc.
      3. WIPS ALLOWED
      4. Needs some pattern suggestions?

      Scrapper Cardi

      Well washed

      The V-Back Tee

      The Coziest Memory

      Shiftalong

      Leftover Faded Mitts

      Faded Leftovers Hat

      End-less Squares Blanket

      Neat Ripple (crochet)

      Granny Stripes (crochet)

      It’s Shawl Good Cardigan (crochet)

      All The Colors Shawl (crochet)

      You get the idea. If you have other suggestions, please add them to the Ravelry Scrap Along Thread. There is no shortage of projects. Not sure if something qualifies? Just ask.

      Get creative and have fun!

      Episode 135: Shifty Central

      Thursday June 28, 2019

       

       

       Where to find us:

      • Kelly

      Topics:  

      PICK OF THE WEEK:

       

      Berroco Medina $13.99 and Nako Calico Jakar $8.00 and Nako Calico $7.50

      If you purchase in stock weekly pick yarns from Must Love Yarn, receive 10% off with the Coupon Code we mention in the podcast! Watch Episode 73 for a quick tutorial on where to enter the coupon code at checkout if you have any questions!  Be sure the discount is showing in your cart before submitting your order, we can no longer offer refunds for discounts that are not applied correctly. If you have questions please send us a message before submitting your order!

       

      FO’s:

       

      WIPs :

       

      Upcoming Projects:

      Acquisitions:

      Other:

      • Gage’s Digits (for those who were asking)- if there is one you need that was not included, please let us know:
        • Head = 19 cm
        • Waist = 17 cm
        • Neck-to-tail = 12 cm
        • Waist-to-tail = 6 cm
        • Arm = 4 cm long
        • Leg = 5 cm long
        • Tail = 8 cm long

      Events:

      • July 12th, 2019 5:30pm - We will be hosting a Great Northern Yarn Haul kickoff party with a fabulous talk by Eve Jacobs Carnahan, a Vermont based artist.  Art Knitting: Creative Beginnings and Contemporary Directions
      • July 27th, 2019 6:05pm - Join us for Stitch & Pitch with the Vermont Lake Monsters at Centennial Field in Burlington Vermont.  Details and tickets can be found here!

      KALs: 

      • Black Berry Shawl Along! - Starts May 15, 2019 and ends July 11, 2019.  WIPS are allowed. Come knit this fun mohair and fingering weight shawl with us!

       

      • Butterfly KAL - Starts June 13, 2019 and runs through September 5, 2019.  In conjunction with the Butterfly/Papillon Class at Must Love Yarn, we are hosting a KAL.

      CALs:

      Upcoming KALs:

      • Shiftalong KAL - starting soon!  Any of the Shift patterns will qualify (along with WIPS).  For a preview, here are the patterns:

      Coupon Code:

      Basketwave by Katrina Workman

      If any viewers are interested in purchasing a copy, the coupon code, KC20 will give them 20% off.

      Store Info:

      In light of the recent and ongoing discussions about Ravelry’s new policy, we have posted our store Conduct Policy on our website which you can review here

      Episode 134: Frolic & Detour

      Thursday June 20, 2019

       

      Where to find us:

      • Kelly

      Topics:  

      PICK OF THE WEEK:

       Schoppel Wolle Edition 3

      If you purchase in stock weekly pick yarns from Must Love Yarn, receive 10% off with the Coupon Code we mention in the podcast! Watch Episode 73 for a quick tutorial on where to enter the coupon code at checkout if you have any questions!  Be sure the discount is showing in your cart before submitting your order, we can no longer offer refunds for discounts that are not applied correctly. If you have questions please send us a message before submitting your order!

      What We are Wearing:

      • (Angela)

       

      FO’s:

       

      WIPs :

       

      Upcoming Projects:

      Acquisitions:

      Other:

      • Gage’s Digits (for those who were asking)- if there is one you need that was not included, please let us know:
        • Head = 19 cm
        • Waist = 17 cm
        • Neck-to-tail = 12 cm
        • Waist-to-tail = 6 cm
        • Arm = 4 cm long
        • Leg = 5 cm long
        • Tail = 8 cm long

      Events:

      • July 12th, 2019 5:30pm - We will be hosting a Great Northern Yarn Haul kickoff party with a fabulous talk by Eve Jacobs Carnahan, a Vermont based artist.  Art Knitting: Creative Beginnings and Contemporary Directions
      • July 27th, 2019 6:05pm - Join us for Stitch & Pitch with the Vermont Lake Monsters at Centennial Field in Burlington Vermont.  Details and tickets can be found here!

      KALs:

      • Black Berry Shawl Along! - Starts May 15, 2019 and ends July 11, 2019.  WIPS are allowed. Come knit this fun mohair and fingering weight shawl with us!
      • Butterfly KAL - Starts June 13, 2019 and runs through September 5, 2019.  In conjunction with the Butterfly/Papillon Class at Must Love Yarn, we are hosting a KAL.

      CALs:

      Upcoming KALs:

      • Shiftalong KAL - starting soon!  Any of the Shift patterns will qualify (along with WIPS).  For a preview, here are the patterns:

      Coupon Code:

      Basketwave by Katrina Workman

      If any viewers are interested in purchasing a copy, the coupon code, KC20 will give them 20% off.

      This & That:

      Episode 133: Very Little Knitting

       

      Where to find us:

      • Kelly

      Topics:  

      PICK OF THE WEEK:

       

      If you purchase any of the items this week that are in stock from Must Love Yarn, receive 10% off with the Coupon Code we mention in the podcast! Watch Episode 73 for a quick tutorial on where to enter the coupon code at checkout if you have any questions!  Be sure the discount is showing in your cart before submitting your order, we can no longer offer refunds for discounts that are not applied correctly. If you have questions please send us a message before submitting your order!

      What We are Wearing:

       

      FO’s:

      • Well, not a thing this week (Angela)

       

      WIPs :

       

      Upcoming Projects:

      Acquisitions:

      • Gage’s Digits (for those who were asking)- if there is one you need that was not included, please let us know:
        • Head = 19 cm
        • Waist = 17 cm
        • Neck-to-tail = 12 cm
        • Waist-to-tail = 6 cm
        • Arm = 4 cm long
        • Leg = 5 cm long
        • Tail = 8 cm long



      Events:

      • Beginning in mid June - Butterfly Cowl/Shawl Class/Workshop with Marin Melchior - stayed tuned for more details!  For more information or to register, click here!
      • July 12th, 2019 5:30pm - We will be hosting a Great Northern Yarn Haul kickoff party with a fabulous talk by Eve Jacobs Carnahan, a Vermont based artist.  Art Knitting: Creative Beginnings and Contemporary Directions

      KALs:

      • Black Berry Shawl Along! - Starts May 15, 2019 and ends July 11, 2019.  WIPS are allowed. Come knit this fun mohair and fingering weight shawl with us!

      CALs:

       

      Upcoming KALs:

      • Shiftalong KAL - starting soon!  Any of the Shift patterns will qualify (along with WIPS).  For a preview, here are the patterns:

      Coupon Code:

      Basketwave by Katrina Workman

      If any of your viewers are interested in purchasing a copy, the coupon code, KC20 will give them 20% off.

       

      This & That:

      • We mention our interview on The Upside radio show last week.  You can find The Upside on Instagram and Facebook and Gin, the fab host, will be sending us a link to the full podcast interview once she gets it uploaded - June 17.  We’ll share the link as soon as we get it!
      June 14, 2019 by Angela Zaikowski

      Episode 131: It's All Fine

      Thursday May 23, 2019

       

      Where to find us:

      • Kelly

      Topics:  

      PICK OF THE WEEK:

       

      Berroco Mantra and Pattern Book for Mantra #404

      If you purchase any of the items this week that are in stock from Must Love Yarn, receive 10% off with the Coupon Code we mention in the podcast! Watch Episode 73 for a quick tutorial on where to enter the coupon code at checkout if you have any questions!  Be sure the discount is showing in your cart before submitting your order, we can no longer offer refunds for discounts that are not applied correctly. If you have questions please send us a message before submitting your order!

      What We are Wearing:

       

      FO’s:

      • Granny Shawl Cowl for a Little (Angela)

      WIPs :

       

      Upcoming Projects:

      Acquisitions:

      • Gage’s Digits (for those who were asking)- if there is one you need that is not included, please let us know:
        • Head = 19 cm
        • Waist = 17 cm
        • Neck-to-tail = 12 cm
        • Waist-to-tail = 6 cm
        • Arm = 4 cm long
        • Leg = 5 cm long
        • Tail = 8 cm long

      Events:

      • Worldwide Knit in Public Day! June 8, 2019 - we will be hosting Must Love Yarniad of 2019.  Watch social media for more details!
      • Beginning in mid June - Butterfly Cowl/Shawl Class/Workshop with Marin Melchior - stayed tuned for more details!
      • July 12th, 2019 5:30pm - We will be hosting a Great Northern Yarn Haul kickoff party with a fabulous talk by Eve Jacobs Carnahan, a Vermont based artist.  Art Knitting: Creative Beginnings and Contemporary Directions

      KALs:

      • Black Berry Shawl Along! - Starts May 15, 2019 and ends July 11, 2019.  WIPS are allowed. Come knit this fun mohair and fingering weight shawl with us!

      CALs:

      Episode 130: Yarn Miracles

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      Where to find us:

      • Kelly

      Topics:  

      PICK OF THE WEEK:

       

      Juniper Moon Farm Zooey

      You can take a look at some of the lovely patterns available for the JMF Zooey here.

      Angela also mentions the Bridge of the Gods pattern by Kay Hopkins

      If you purchase any of the items this week that are in stock from Must Love Yarn, receive 10% off with the Coupon Code we mention in the podcast! Watch Episode 73 for a quick tutorial on where to enter the coupon code at checkout if you have any questions!  Be sure the discount is showing in your cart before submitting your order, we can no longer offer refunds for discounts that are not applied correctly. If you have questions please send us a message before submitting your order!

      What We are Wearing:

      • Nothing knitted (Angela)

      FO’s:

      • Not a thing, though lots of yarn mishaps (Angela)

      WIPs :

       

      Upcoming Projects:

      Acquisitions:

      Events:

      • Worldwide Knit in Public Day! June 8, 2019 - we will be hosting Must Love Yarniad of 2019.  Watch social media for more details!
      • July 12th, 2019 5:30pm - We will be hosting a Great Northern Yarn Haul kickoff party with a fabulous talk by Eve Jacobs Carnahan, a Vermont based artist.  Art Knitting: Creative Beginnings and Contemporary Directions

      KALs:

      • Black Berry Shawl Along! - Starts May 15, 2019 and ends July 11, 2019.  WIPS are allowed. Come knit this fun mohair and fingering weight shawl with us!

      CALs:

      Episode 128: Humpback Whale Cowl

      Thursday May 2, 2019

       

      Where to find us:

      • Kelly

      Topics:  

      PICK OF THE WEEK:

      Regia Sock Yarns! - Includes new spring colors of cotton blend Tutti Frutti!

       

      If you purchase any of the items this week that are in stock from Must Love Yarn, receive 10% off with the Coupon Code we mention in the podcast! Watch Episode 73 for a quick tutorial on where to enter the coupon code at checkout if you have any questions!  Be sure the discount is showing in your cart before submitting your order, we can no longer offer refunds for discounts that are not applied correctly. If you have questions please send us a message before submitting your order!

      What We are Wearing:

      FO’s:

      • HO - CSM Sock (Kelly)

      WIPs :

       

      Upcoming Projects:

      Acquisitions:

      • Kingdom Fleece & Fiberworks Yarn for the Black Berry Shawl (Angela)

      Events:

      • Worldwide Knit in Public Day!

      KALs:

      • NEW TO ME ALONG - started March 1, 2019 - May 1, 2019...and the winners are…..
        • We show a great prize, a project bag donated by Tish P. of EweGotABag on Etsy!

      CALs: