Episode 121 – Trunk Show

Episode 121 – Trunk Show

Chatter about our last couple of weeks and about the Copper Corgi Trunk Show!

FO [finished objects]

WIP [works in progress]

Yarn: Fab Funky Fibers

Color: 15 color rainbow

Needles: Hiya Hiya Sharp fixed circk

Needle Size: US 1

Toe up; #rainbowalong2017; 1st sock done

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.

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: 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: On the sleeves Using German short rows Video

Ravelry Project Page: Pussy Hat

Yarn: QCY bulky

Color: Fierce

Needles: KP shorties

Needle size: US 8 & 10s

Pattern: Lorel Eyes by Christopher Salas

Yarn: Hedgehog Fibers Sock

Colors: Shiver and Sorry not sorry

Needles: Karbonz interchangeables

Needle Size: US 5

Notes: Shop sample for Baskets of Yarn

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

Janis – Hedgehog chubby coral, CajunGirlKnits “Meddling kids” self striping  yarn, Madelintosh blue and orange, magnet row counter

Ann – Copper Corgi savannah sock “Trampled under foot”, QCY bulky French roast, Malabrigo Rasta Arequita, Freckled Whimsy Sock Nanny hippo fabric, Freckled Whimsy OOAK serendipity base


Breathing Space KAL – It’s happening!


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 | 2017-03-27T01:30:40+00:00 March 6th, 2017|