Episode 117 – Almost Christmas

Episode 117 – Almost Christmas

Join us as we chat about what is going on in our knitting and non-knitting lives!


Ann – Jester hat

  • Yarn: all stash knit picks worsted (brava and mighty stitch)
  • Colors: red, white and peapod
  • Needles: Knit picks short interchangeable
  • Size: US 8
  • Notes: 3 point version for Jacob

Round and Round

Ann has been spinning!!  All spun up 4.7 oz merino. 533 yards DK


Ann – Another one??!! – Pinwheel Scraps Blanket

  • Yarn: sock yarn scraps
  • Needles: US 3
  • German Short Rows – new to me and I LOVE them!!  Used this tutorial
  • Working color themed squares.  

Janis – Mittens

  • Yarn: Queen City Dilworth DK
  • Colors: grape and hot pink

Ann – Thrummed Mitten

  • Yarn: mighty stitch
  • Color: black with rainbow roving
  • Do not love the process – it will be a single mitten.

Ann – Cayambe by PaulinaP

  • Yarn: Copper Corgi Jones St Worsted
  • Color: Emerald
  • Needles: Karbonz
  • Needle Size: US 8

Ann –  Winthrop Socks

  • Yarn: Sun Soaked yarns and Queen City Yarns
  • Colors: speckled maroon and gold with maroon mini and Ryan yeyow
  • Needles: Hiya Hiya Sharps fixed circs
  • Needle Size: US 1
  • Notes – Ho!

Janis- Christmas stocking

  • Yarn: Cascade 220 Superwash
  • Colors: Christmas Green, Christmas Red, White
  • Needles: Caspian Short Interchangeable
  • Needle Size:  5

Ann – Shawl – Guerrier by Justyna Lorkowska

  • Yarn: Knit Picks Galileo
  • Color: Urchin
  • Needles: Knit Picks Harmony interchangables
  • Needle Size: US 6

Waiting WIPs

Janis – Timeless Henley By Joji

Cross Stitch

Janis-  Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery sampler. Passport Pumpkins  

Newly Acquired

Ann – Knit Pro zing DPNs from CollieCraft1. Got the wrong length  🙁


Breathing Space KAL – It’s going to happen!


New socktober rules. No more than 3 pairs preloaded. Won’t be doing old sponsor points.  Top 5 prizes will be decided and announced so you know what you are working for and what you can win.

Virginia Beach Yarn Getaway Feb 23-26


Other stuff we chatted about

Infinite twist affiliate code CFG. Use for extra goodies anytime

Queen City Yarn mention CFG for a special surprise

Where to find us

You can email us at CarolinaFiberGirls@gmail.com

You can find us on Instagram, Twitter and Ravelry as

Janis — JanisFicker

Ann — EAnnRN

use #CarolinaFiberGirls to show us what you are working on.

We also have a Ravelry group and a website– come join us!

Janis’ Arbonne Site

Ann’s Etsy Site

**for pictures of our projects, please check out our Instagram feeds (both are in the left side bar) and our Ravelry pages.**

By | 2017-03-27T01:02:16+00:00 December 9th, 2016|