Episode 120 – Frosted Tips

Episode 120 – Frosted Tips

We jump right in with our adventures since the last time we recorded.

FO [finished objects]

Pattern: Conversationalist by Plucky Knitter Design

Pattern: Hibiscus by Clare Devine

WIP [works in progress]

Ravelry Project Page: 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 yellow. Started a green

Ravelry Project Page: 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.

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 body.  Using German short rows Video

Ravelry Project Page: Fresh Breath,

Pattern: 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

Yarn: Fab Funky Fibers

Color: 15 color rainbow

Needles: Hiya Hiya Sharp fixed circ

Needle Size: US 1

Toe up; #rainbowalong2017

Waiting WIP [works in progress]

Ravelry Project Page: Cayambe by PaulinaP

Yarn: Copper Corgi Jones St Worsted

Color: Emerald

Needles: Karbonz

Needle Size: US 8

Yarn: Knit Picks WoTA

Colors: Currant and Caution ( Winthrop color)

Ravelry Project Page: Timeless Henley By Joji

Yarn: Hazel Knits Artisan sock

Color: Cirrus  sirəs

Needles: Dreamz interchangeables

Needle Size: US 5

Cross Stitch

Newly Acquired

Ann – An amazing crochet hook from Janis and a hipstrings yarn gauge for spinning. I got the hiro sweater bag from Jan, fur Pom Pom from SnitkoStudio on Etsy


Breathing Space KAL – It’s happening!



Virginia Beach Yarn Getaway Feb 23-26

Carolina Fiber Frolic March 24-26

Copper Corgi Trunk show at Baskets of Yarn Feb 11th


Other Stuff

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 directly at carolinafibergirls@gmail.com

Catch us on social media and use #CarolinaFiberGirls to show us what you’re working on!

Janis [JanisFicker] / Twitter / Instagram / Ravelry
Ann [EAnnRN] / Twitter / Instagram / Ravelry

We also have a Ravelry group, Carolina Fiber Girls. Come join us!

Finally, you can check out our individual endeavors:

Janis’ Arbonne Portal
Ann’s ETSY Store

Thanks for listening!

By | 2017-03-27T01:01:44+00:00 February 21st, 2017|