Sunday, November 1, 2015

Episode 25

 

Welcome to Caffeinated Knitting with Daniela and Allie. You can find Daniela on Ravelry and Instagram as caffeinatedgert and Allie can be found on Ravelry and Instagram as craftieallie. Please join our Ravelry group, Caffeinated Knitting!

In today’s episode,the ladies discuss WIPs, FOs, Stash Enhancement amd Hats for Kiddos!

Finished Objects:
Allie:

Daniela:
  • Immune to Gravity by Allie Coffey knit out of Fresh from the Cauldron in the Little Red Riding Hood color way
  • Daybreak by Stephen West knit out of handspun
  • Ribbed hat knit out of the In your Face color way on DK by KnitMona
  • High Roller by Sarah Raasch knit out of Toxic Oreo on DK by The Lemonade Shop and Swoonish Inara Sport in the A Sacred Space color way.

On the needles:
Daniela:

Allie:

Stash Enhancement:
Allie:
- Advanced Potions bag from SewFlo

Daniela:

Spinning:
Daniela:
  • Hobbledehoy Moondrop Art Batt
  • Fiber dyed by Daniela. She is calling this one the Apple color way.

Allie:

Current Knit-A-Longs:
The girls are hosting a 12 socks in 2015 KAL. Each month, those interested will cast on a pair of socks on the first and bind off by the end of the month. Those who finish a pair of socks in each month will be eligible to win a Ravelry pattern, sometimes of the winner’s choosing, sometimes thanks to a sponsor. Winners will be chosen among those who have posted their finished pair of socks by the end of the month by random number generator.

Hats for Kiddos:
This KAL is a hat drive for kids aged 6 month to 3 years old. Please take a look at the Hats for Kiddos thread here for all the pertinent details! Prizes for this KAL will be drawn November 22nd.


Monday, October 19, 2015

Episode 24



Welcome to Caffeinated Knitting with Daniela and Allie. You can find Daniela on Ravelry and Instagram as caffeinatedgert and Allie can be found on Ravelry and Instagram as craftieallie. Please join our Ravelry group, Caffeinated Knitting!

In today’s episode,the ladies discuss WIPs, FOs, Stash Enhancement

Announcements:

Finished Objects:
Allie:
Brave at Heart by Lydia Brown

Daniela:
Little Witchling by Jessica Morsell out of random early or practice hand spun

On the needles:
Daniela:
Less is More by Amy King knit out of hand spun
Daybreak by Stephen West in hand spun
Immune to Gravity by Allie Coffey in Fresh from the Cauldron Scary Tales fingering in the Lil’ Red Riding Hood color way and Dream In Color Classy in the Lipstick Lava color way
Vanilla socks with a Fish Lips Kiss Heel by Sox Therapist in yarn from Lollipop Yarns in Java Jive

Allie: 
New design using Needs More Purple by Unwind Yarn Company on Journey sock


Stash Enhancement:
Allie:
Madeline Tosh: (three skeins)
Unwind Yarn Company: Sock blank

Daniela:
Hedgehog Fibres sock in Sage, Crystal, Spell, Unforgiven and Swamp
Swoonish Cella sock blank in a OOAK color way
Oh!Loops sock blank in Lunas lost her Shoes, Polworth Fiber in JK Rowling, and Donegal DK in Mandrakes

Spinning:
Daniela: 
Hobbledehoy Enchanted Frog battlings 
Fiber dyed by Daniela

Current Knit-A-Longs:
The girls are hosting a 12 socks in 2015 KAL. Each month, those interested will cast on a pair of socks on the first and bind off by the end of the month. Those who finish a pair of socks in each month will be eligible to win a Ravelry pattern, sometimes of the winner’s choosing, sometimes thanks to a sponsor. Winners will be chosen among those who have posted their finished pair of socks by the end of the month by random number generator. 

Hats for Kiddos:
This KAL is a hat drive for kids aged 6 month to 3 years old. Please take a look at the Hats for Kiddos thread here for all the pertinent details!

Giveaways:
The girls announce the winners for the SewFlo give away, the SinsAndNeedles89 giveaway, and the Into the Wool goody bag giveaway! If you entered any of these contests, please watch to see if you won and please message up by the end of October 31, 2015. If we haven’t heard from you by then, we will choose new winners in our next episode, which will be filmed on November 1st. 


Sunday, October 4, 2015

Episode 23

 

Welcome to Caffeinated Knitting with Daniela and Allie. You can find Daniela on Ravelry and Instagram as caffeinatedgert and Allie can be found on Ravelry and Instagram as craftieallie. Please join our Ravelry group, Caffeinated Knitting!

In today’s episode,the ladies discuss WIPs, FOs, Stash Enhancement

Announcements:

SewFlo on ETSY if offering a coupon code for our viewers!
The coupon code CAFFEINATEDKNITTING will be valid until October 11, 2015. The coupon code will get you 15% off any purchase of $30 or more. Also head on over to the Caffeinated Knitting Ravelry group to check out an awesome contest to win one of their sock size drawstring bags!


Finished Objects:
Allie:
- Knit Picks batt gifted to Allie by oblivious knits. ~218 yards of a bulky-ish weight

Daniela:
  • Rose City Roller socks by Mara Catherine Bryner knit out of sock yarn dyed by Daniela
  • Mamaw’s Choice by Sarah Stevens knit out of Lily Sugar and Cream
  • Astronomy by Lydia Brown knit out of Oh!Loops Worsted in Spring Sproutlings and Three Wise Men
  • Seamus the Owl by Mamma4earth and published in Natural Suburbia Blogspot knit out of random handspun bits.

On the needles:
Daniela:

Allie:

Stash Enhancement:
Allie:

Daniela:


Current Knit-A-Longs:
The girls are hosting a 12 socks in 2015 KAL. Each month, those interested will cast on a pair of socks on the first and bind off by the end of the month. Those who finish a pair of socks in each month will be eligible to win a sock pattern. Winners will be chosen among those who have posted their finished pair of socks by the end of the month by random number generator. For the month of September, sock WIPs can be entered and still be counted toward the monthly prize and the end of the year prize.

Hats for Kiddos:
This KAL is a hat drive for kids aged 6 month to 3 years old. Please take a look at the Hats for Kiddos thread here for all the pertinent details!

Giveaways:
First, we want to thank SewFlo for offering us not only a coupon code but a giveaway for a bag of your choice (info here).

Second, we have a Halloween Kit donated to us by SinsAndNeedles89. Thread can be found here, prompt for the giveaway is in the episode.

Third, we have an Into the Wool goody bag! Thread can be found here, prompt for the giveaway is in the episode.

Monday, September 21, 2015

Episode 22







Welcome to Caffeinated Knitting with Daniela and Allie. You can find Daniela on Ravelry and Instagram as caffeinatedgert and Allie can be found on Ravelry and Instagram as craftieallie. Please join our Ravelry group, Caffeinated Knitting!

In today’s episode,the ladies discuss WIPs, FOs, Stash Enhancement and Into the Wool Fiber Retreat with special guest, Vicki (knittievicki on Ravelry and Instagram)!

Announcements:

SewFlo on ETSY if offering a coupon code for our viewers!
The coupon code CAFFEINATEDKNITTING will be valid until October 11, 2015. The coupon code will get you 15% off any purchase of $30 or more. Also head on over to the Caffeinated Knitting Ravelry group to check out an awesome contest to win one of their sock size drawstring bags!


Finished Objects:
Allie:
  • Without a Sound by Allie Coffey, smaller verison - not shown as it was already given to Dana of Unwind Yarn Company to use as a booth sample
  • A skein of Two if by Hand mixed merino in the Shake Rattle and Roll colorway

Daniela:

Vicki:

On the needles:
Daniela:

Allie:
- The Last Evening (test knit) (Allison also mentioned the Great Northern Knits Kickstarter that this test knit is involved in. If you love Twin Peaks and/or unique, interesting knitting patterns, then you should really check out this Kickstarter.)

Vicki:

Stash Enhancement:
Daniela:

Allie and Vicki showed off yarn/fiber purchases from Into the Wool from: MarigoldJen, Hobbledehoy, Twist Fiber Studio, Unwind Yarn Company, Daizie Knits, Rainstorm Studios, The Snarky Llama. If you have questions about specific purchases, please earburn us in the thread.


Current Knit-A-Longs:
The girls are hosting a 12 socks in 2015 KAL. Each month, those interested will cast on a pair of socks on the first and bind off by the end of the month. Those who finish a pair of socks in each month will be eligible to win a sock pattern. Winners will be chosen among those who have posted their finished pair of socks by the end of the month by random number generator. For the month of September, sock WIPs can be entered and still be counted toward the monthly prize and the end of the year prize.

Hats for Kiddos:
This KAL is a hat drive for kids aged 6 month to 3 years old. Please take a look at the Hats for Kiddos thread here for all the pertinent details!

Giveaways:
First, we want to thank SewFlo for offering us not only a coupon code but a giveaway for a bag of your choice (info here).

Second, we have a Halloween Kit donated to us by SinsAndNeedles89. Thread can be found here, prompt for the giveaway is in the episode.

Third, we have an Into the Wool goody bag! Thread can be found here, prompt for the giveaway is in the episode.

The girls will be going back to their every two weeks schedule, shooting for the first and third Sundays of every month. Thank you all for watching and joining us for our knitting chit chats!