Episode 118 – Ann has a problem

Episode 118 – Ann has a problem

Life is a little crazy these days.  We are going to be going to an every-other-week recording schedule.


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 interchangeables
  • Needle Size: US 6

Janis – Mittens



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.  Finished the Purple one

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 – Tubes are done – just need to figure out the heel placement

Ann – Cayambe by PaulinaP

Janis – Timeless Henley By Joji

Ann – Christmas Socks

Janis- Mini’s For Art Man

  • Bahble hat
  • 3 color cashmere cowl

Ann – Jujuy Shawl by Joji Locatelli

  • Yarn: Queen City Yarn NoDa sock
  • Colors: Queen Charlotte, Medium Roast and Plum Tuckered Out
  • Needles: Karbonz
  • Needle Size: US 4

Janis – Cowl – Chinese waves stitch pattern

  • Yarn: String Theory
  • Color: purple
  • Needles: Knit Picks interchangeables
  • Needle size: US 10

Ann – Corner to Corner afghan

  • Yarn: Sock yarn Scraps
  • Hook: E
  • Notes – I used this video from the crochet corner as my pattern and will use it again to make it rectangular instead of square.


Waiting WIPs

Cross Stitch

Janis-  Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery sampler. Passport Pumpkins  

Newly Acquired

Ann – One Sock Wonder bag on Etsy – Christmas bag and a bag for Kaitlyn; Yarn bowl – friend of mine saw it at the Southern Christmas Show and got it for me 🙂


Breathing Space KAL – It’s going to happen!


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 | 2017-03-27T01:02:07+00:00 December 28th, 2016|