Episode 119 Steal your Jujuy

Episode 119 Steal your Jujuy

We get you up to date on all that has happened on our brief hiatus.


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

Janis – Beth’s Cowl – Chinese waves stitch pattern

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

Ann – Slippers x 4 pairs – 3 nieces and Kaitlyn’s BFF

  • Yarn: Knit Picks WoTA
  • Colors: purple, rose, orange, ice blue
  • Needles: Hiya Hiya Sharps ingterchangeables
  • Needle sizes: US 10.5 & 11
  • Notes:  I used the Fiber Trends suede 2-piece slipper bottoms for all of the soles. Got them at Knit Picks

Janis – Grandpa’s Hat RatzFatz by Cathrin Walk

  • Yarn: Zealana Willow Chunky
  • Colorway: Black
  • Needles: Dreamz Shorties
  • Needle size: US 8

Ann – Christmas Socks

Janis – Pussy Hat Project Pussy Hat for Bulky by Cherylann Ganci

Ann – Reworked Skews

  • I had forgotten to do the increase round before the ribbing and so it was too small. So I ripped back the cuff and redid it. So happy with them. Makes me want to knit them again!!

Janis – Inspira Cowl by graphica

  • Yarn: Neighborhood Fiber Co. Studio DK
  • Colorway: Canton and Eastern Market
  • Needles: Dreamz Interchangeables
  • Needle size: US 10

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 – SnOMG 2017 Oldcastle by Lisa Mutch

  • Yarn: malabrigo
  • Color: Laguna negra
  • Needles: Chia Goo Interchangeables
  • Needle Size: 11


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 – Timeless Henley By Joji

Ann – Cayambe by PaulinaP

Ann – Another pair of slippers

  • Yarn: Knit Picks WoTA
  • Colors: Currant and Caution ( Winthrop color)

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.

Ann – Breathing Space

  • Yarn: Merino silk dyed green by Janis and Three Irish Girls merino silk
  • Colors: green and Cair Paravel
  • Needle sizes: US 2.5 and 5
  • Notes: finished the short rows on the body.  Using German short rows Video

Janis- Fresh Breath,  Breathing Space By Veera Välimäki

  • Yarn: Duck Duck Wool in Blue Tribe and Queen City Yarn in Makeup Fish
  • Needles:  Chia Goo Interchangeables
  • Needle sizes: US 2 and 4

Waiting WIPs

Cross Stitch

Janis-  Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery sampler. Passport Pumpkins  

Newly Acquired

Ann – Lilliput Yarn – sweater quantity of Stormy fingering; Beam and Read Light; Hiya Hiya Sharps Needle set; bulldog stitch markers; sucre sucre miniatures peppermint bark and peppermint mocha latte cup


Breathing Space KAL – It’s happening!


Virginia Beach Yarn Getaway Feb 23-26

Magicalfiberfantasyretreat.com – Janis will be there and Queen City Yarns

Carolina Fiber Frolic  March 24-26

Feb 5 th teaching color theory class

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 | 2017-03-27T01:01:54+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|