Show notes for Episode 58: The One with a Sock Puppet

News You can Use:

Must Stash University had enrollment this past weekend for the School of Stash Socks Ed courses and it was phenomenal!!

Our first term Professors are:

Megan Williams (justrunknit of the Stockinette Zombies) OMG Heel which is $4.34 and Megan is offering 50% off with code StashU through March 31.

Jessica Larson (Goosebearknits) Afterthought a la Carte which is $6 and Jessica is offering 25% off now through Feb 28th with the coupon code StashU. Jessica is also hosting a KAL in her Ravelry group, Goosebear Knits, during March so head over there to check it out!

Cristi Payne (Turtlegirl76) Basic Sock with a Double Gusset Heel which is FREE and Cristi is offering 25% off her other pattern, Tortuga Twist, with the coupon code SoS2015. Tortuga Twist has the DG heel but more interest for the accomplished sock knitter!

Each class will run from March 1st through March 31st so keep your eyes pealed the last week in February for class thread to open. Each Professor may host a VKN or join one that I host and there will be lots of fun chatter in the SoS main thread this month!

The FO thread will be locked on Saturday, April 4th, and Graduation Badges will be awarded to all eligible students (see the SoS Chat thread topper for more information)!

Giveaways:

Scholarship! This week, we gave away a skein of Must Stash Perfect Sock in the “Kama Sutra” colorway to post #204 llittlemissa. Congratulations, Angela!

Knitting:

Stacie is knitting:

Stacie finished knitting:

Miscellaneous:

Stacie wore her Olive Branch shawl.

I mentioned Stitch Definition a new company dedicated to bringing your knitting into focus!

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Twitter: MustStashSheep & SeeStephKnit

Ravelry: Freeflower & SupaSteph

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Ravelry: Must Stash Podcast Group 

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Episode 58

Episode 58

A Must Stash Girls Production.

Episode 57

Episode 57

A Must Stash Girls Production.

Show notes for Episode 57: The One with Outtakes, Dogs and Interruptions

Thank You:

On our Radar:

  • St. Patrick Day kits will go on sale February 14th at 8 pm EST/7 pm CST on the Vintage Rose website!

News You can Use:

Must Stash University is opening the School of Stash this spring!! A new virtual school for knitting hosted by Must Stash. Join the Ravelry group so you won’t miss a thing!

Here is what you want to know: enrollment opens on February 15th and you must use Must Stash yarn to knit your socks. Don’t have a Skein and want to join in the fun? I have a special color way just for students called “Kama Sutra” in honor of our first term, Socks Education. It has 20 or 22 stripes!!! When you claim your seat in the Enrollment thread on Ravelry LET ME KNOW YOU WANT/NEED a skein and you will receive a link for the exclusive skein (very clock and dagger!).

Our first term Professors are:

Megan Williams (justrunknit of the Stockinette Zombies) OMG Heel which is $4.34 and can be used with virtually with any other sock pattern.

Jessica Larson (Goosebearknits) Afterthought a la Carte which is $6 and Jessica is offering 25% off now through Feb 28th with the coupon code StashU. Jessica is also hosting a KAL in her Ravelry group, Goosebear Knits, during March so head over there to check it out!

Cristi Payne (Turtlegirl76) Basic Sock with a Double Gusset Heel which is FREE and Cristi is offering 25% off her other pattern, Tortuga Twist, with the coupon code SoS2015. Tortuga Twist has the DG heel but more interest for the accomplished sock knitter!

Each class will run from March 1st through March 31st. Each Professor may host a VKN or join one that I host and there will be lots of fun chatter in the SoS main thread this month!

The FO thread will be locked on Saturday, April 4th, and Graduation Badges will be awarded to all eligible students!! For successfully completing each class (pair of socks), you will be awarded one of the following: a discount code for my shop, free Priority shipping upgrade coupon or an exclusive shopping offer!

Giveaways:

Scholarship! This week, we are giving away a skein of Must Stash Perfect Sock in the “Kama Sutra” colorway to one eligible Stasher! To be eligible, all you have to do is, join the Must Stash yarn group and enroll in the School of Stash Socks Ed thread. I will randomly pick the student and announce the winner on the next podcast.

Knitting:

Stacie is knitting:

  • Margo Poncho using Lana Gatto camel
  • Everything is Awesome sock sample using Must Stash Yarn Perfect Sock
  • 100% Irish socks using Must Stash Yarn Sport Sock
  • Cattywampus Hat using Must Stash Yarn BFL DK

Stacie finished knitting:

Miscellaneous:

Stacie wore her Pomme de Pin.

New Stash: Wool Tree Yarn “Prickly Pear/Indigo” fingering weight 70/30 SW Merino/Silk from the Lucky Ewe shop.

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Find us at:

Twitter: MustStashSheep & SeeStephKnit

Ravelry: Freeflower & SupaSteph

Facebook: Must Stash Shop

Instagram: MustStashSheep & seestephknit

Ravelry: Must Stash Podcast Group 

iTunes: Must Stash Podcast

Episode 56

Episode 56

A Must Stash Girls Production.

Show notes for Episode 56: The One with a Train

On our Radar:

Giveaways:

This week we are gave away a mini 3D turkish spindle donated by the lovely Jen Kemery of TurtleMade and a mini Gourmet Stash trible. The winner is post #96, Malloryknits!

We are also gave away two bags from Renee of Lowland Originals.The winners are #2, mshue & #176, Eatmyoxygen! Renee is offering the coupon code muststash2015 and it is for 20% off for two weeks from the podcast airing date! Thank you Renee!!

Congratulations to all our winners and Thank you Jen and Renee for your wonderful podcast donations!!

Knitting:

Stacie is knitting:

Miscellaneous:

Stacie wore her Juneberry Shawl.

Correction: When winding onto a Turkish spindle, you should wind over 2 and under 1. This way the cop builds on the top side of the arms allowing it to be much larger.

 

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Find us at:

Twitter: MustStashSheep & SeeStephKnit

Ravelry: Freeflower & SupaSteph

Facebook: Must Stash Shop

Instagram: MustStashSheep & seestephknit

Ravelry: Must Stash Podcast Group 

iTunes: Must Stash Podcast

Show notes for Episode 55

Thank you to Carey, Heidi and Polly!! We appreciate your donations so very much!

Giveaways:

This week we are giving away a mini 3D turkish spindle donated by the lovely Jen Kemery of TurtleMade. Jen owns a shop on Etsy where she sells hand dyed yarn and many other 3D printed objects, such as lucets, weaving shuttles up to 8.5”, there is a rigid heddle that is coming soon, and 5 sizes of spindles (standard, 3 bottom whorls for the standard/mini and micro interchangeable arms and shafts/nano/femto) all 3D printed in a variety of colors.  Go to our Ravelry group, find the appropriate thread, and tell us and Jen what type of 3D printed fiber tool you would like to see next and what color(s) you would like to see offered. One post per member of the group and we will draw a winner in an upcoming episode.

We are also giving away two bags from Renee of Lowland Originals. Renee makes wonderful project bag in a variety of fun fabrics, along with other handmade items in her shop. Go to our Ravelry group, find the appropriate thread, and tell us and Renee what item from her shop catches your eye. One post per member of the group and we will draw two winners in an upcoming episode.

Knitting:

Stacie is knitting:

Steph is knitting:

Finished Objects:

Stacie finished:

Steph finished:

Spinning:

Steph finished spinning:

Miscellaneous:

Stacie wore her Ingot.

Steph wore her Sundottir.

Stacie’s collaboration Valentines Kit will be available on Vanessa’s site, Vintage Rose Knittique. Keep an eye on Stacie’s Instagram for more information.

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Find us at:

Twitter: MustStashSheep & SeeStephKnit

Ravelry: Freeflower & SupaSteph

Facebook: Must Stash Shop

Instagram: MustStashSheep & seestephknit

Ravelry: Must Stash Podcast Group 

iTunes: Must Stash Podcast