Episode 119 Steal your Jujuy

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|