Posted by: dramaticknits | April 15, 2018

Episode 305: You Know You Have A Problem When…

Taking A Bow:

Steve:

  • Nothing

Callie:

  • Jingle Socks
    • Knit Picks Felici in the Jingle colorway
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

Now Performing:

Steve:

  • Head In The Clouds Hat
  • Gentian Socks
  • April Showers by Dallas Ann Prentice
  • Ribbon Wrap by illitilli
    • LMFA Box Office in Darkest Hour/Nude Scene/Poseidon/Into The Woods
    • Size 9 US/5.5 mm
  • Suburban Wrap by Joji Locatelli
    • LMFA Monologue in Fortune Teller/Glowstick/Sea Turtle
    • Size 6 US/4 mm
  • Architexture by Jennifer Weissman
    • Black Cat Fibers Nomad Sock in the Demeter Gradient
    • Size 5 US/3.75 mm
  • Granny Square Blankets
    • Various Scrap Yarns

Callie:

  • Schnucki Socks
    • Opal Rainforest
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm
  • Bullfinch Socks
    • West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 Ply
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

In Rehearsal:

Steve:

  • More Hats

Callie:

  • Finish Projects

Behind the Scenes:

In The Scene Shop:

In the Spotlight:

A Round of Applause:

  • Lily Sugar N’ Cream Giveaway
    • What is your favorite store in the mall?
      • #21 theknittedlamb (Michele from MO)
        • I don’t like mall shopping, but when I’m there it would have to be Aunty Annes pretzels…yum
  • April 2018 Race to the Finished Object Contest
  • WE NEED A NEW FEATURED DESIGNER!

Centerstage:

Posted by: dramaticknits | April 4, 2018

Episode 304: All About the Wraps

Taking A Bow:

Steve:

  • Sweater on the Sea Hat
    • LMFA Box Office in Dames At Sea & The Great Sweater Debate
    • Size 6 & 8 US/4 & 5 mm
  • Dames on Debate Hat
    • LMFA Box Office in Dames At Sea & The Great Sweater Debate
    • Size 6 & 8 US/4 & 5 mm

Callie:

  • Jingle Socks
    • Knit Picks Felici in the Jingle colorway
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

Now Performing:

Steve:

  • Head In The Clouds Hat
  • Gentian Socks
  • April Showers by Dallas Ann Prentice
  • Granny Square Blankets
    • Various Scrap Yarns

Callie:

  • Schnucki Socks
    • Opal Rainforest
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm
  • Bullfinch Socks
    • West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 Ply
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

In Rehearsal:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Finish Projects

Behind the Scenes:

In The Scene Shop:

In the Spotlight:

A Round of Applause:

  • Yarn Soxx & Shades of Winter Book Giveaway
    • What is the best thing about living in your city?
      • #40 sandy151 (from Ohio)
        • what I like about my small town is that my grand children and my great grand children are here.
  • March 2018 Race to the Finished Object Contest
    • Prize = 2 skeins of Berroco Ultra Alpaca Chunky in Grey
      • #182 Araya50 (Staci from CA)
        • TV Time Socks
    • Pattern from Featured Designer: Shelby Hamden
      • #200 artistmaybe (Mary from Vancouver)
        • Blackberry Socks
  • April 2018 Race to the Finished Object Contest
  • WE NEED A NEW FEATURED DESIGNER!

Centerstage:

Posted by: dramaticknits | March 20, 2018

Episode 303: Handful of Projects

Taking A Bow:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Jingle Socks
    • Knit Picks Felici in the Jingle colorway
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

Now Performing:

Steve:

  • Sweater on the Sea Hat
    • LMFA Box Office in Dames At Seas & The Great Sweater Debate
    • Size 6 & 8 US/4 & 5 mm
  • Granny Square Blankets
    • Various Scrap Yarns

Callie:

  • Schnucki Socks
    • Opal Rainforest
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm
  • Bullfinch Socks
    • West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 Ply
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

In Rehearsal:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Finish Projects

Behind the Scenes:

In The Scene Shop:

In the Spotlight:

A Round of Applause:

  • Cookies Colors Project Bag Giveaway
    • What is your favorite fabric in Cookie’s shop or what fabric would you love to see in a project bag?
      • #94 dpns4now (Jan from Iowa)
        • The insect jars remind me of high school science class. I would like to see succulent print or camping print.
  • March 2018 Race to the Finished Object Contest

Centerstage:

Posted by: dramaticknits | March 5, 2018

Episode 302: Oxygen Deprived

Taking A Bow:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Jingle Socks
    • Knit Picks Felici in the Jingle colorway
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

Now Performing:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Schnucki Socks
    • Opal Rainforest
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm
  • Bullfinch Socks
    • West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 Ply
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

In Rehearsal:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Finish Projects

Behind the Scenes:

In The Scene Shop:

In the Spotlight:

A Round of Applause:

  • Lily Sugar ‘N Cream Giveaway
    • What is your favorite thing about winter?
      • #25 woisme (Wendy from San Fernando Valley, CA)
        • Cool Weather!
  • February 2018 Race to the Finished Object Contest Winners!
    • Prize = 6 skeins of Knit Picks Cotlin
      • #91 Dolcepuku (Michelle from Ontario, Canada)
        • Tang by La Bien Aimee socks
    • Pattern from Featured Designer: Shelby Hamden
      • 3 purplepollypocket (Nicola from the UK)
        • Retrospective by Laura Aylor
  • March 2018 Race to the Finished Object Contest
    • Prize =
    • Pattern from Featured Designer Shelby Hamden

Centerstage:

Posted by: dramaticknits | February 11, 2018

Episode 301: Head To Toe

Taking A Bow:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Jingle Socks
    • Knit Picks Felici in the Jingle colorway
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

Now Performing:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Schnucki Socks
    • Opal Rainforest
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm
  • Bullfinch Socks
    • West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 Ply
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

In Rehearsal:

Steve:

  • More Hats & Socks
  • Maybe a boomerang?

Callie:

  • Finish Projects

Behind the Scenes:

In The Scene Shop:

In the Spotlight:

A Round of Applause:

  • One-Skein Wonders for Babies Book Giveaway
    • Describe your perfect day.
      • #2 familydiva (Sue from TX)
        • A perfect day for me is to be able to have lots of time to do some knitting while watching a great podcast. Wink, wink.
  • Sheep Scissors
    • What name would you give your pair of sheep scissors?
      • #48 AriesKnitWit (Karyn from PA)
        • Merle Merino or Betsy BFL
  • January’s KAL: Clean Off Your Needles Winners!
    • #82 rosebob (Rose from UK) $5 pattern
    • #22 frugalknitr (Dianna) Knit Picks Wonderfluff
    • #13 sarasnana (Pat from MD) Cascade Yarns Longwood Sport
    • #101 meshinda (Melinda from OR) Berroco Boboli Lace
    • #94 karenina4777 (Christine from MO) Addi FelxiFlips
  • January 2018 Race to the Finished Object Contest Winners
    • Prize = Cascade 220 Superwash Paints
      • #223 Chiromom2 (Kim from WA)
    • Pattern from Featured Designer: Shelby Hamden
      • #138 sOnicfreak (Amanda from IN)
  • February 2018 Race to the Finished Object Contest

Centerstage:

Posted by: dramaticknits | January 30, 2018

Episode 300: Copper & Wool

Taking A Bow:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Jingle Socks
    • Knit Picks Felici in the Jingle colorway
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

Now Performing:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Schnucki Socks
    • Opal Rainforest
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm
  • Bullfinch Socks
    • West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 Ply
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

In Rehearsal:

Steve:

  • More Hats

Callie:

  • Finish Projects

Behind the Scenes:

In The Scene Shop:

In the Spotlight:

A Round of Applause:

Centerstage:

Posted by: dramaticknits | January 16, 2018

Episode 299: Love Letters

Taking A Bow:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Jingle Socks
    • Knit Picks Felici in the Jingle colorway
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

Now Performing:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Schnucki Socks
    • Opal Rainforest
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm
  • Bullfinch Socks
    • West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 Ply
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

In Rehearsal:

Steve:

  • Another Hat

Callie:

  • Finish Projects

Behind the Scenes:

In The Scene Shop:

In the Spotlight:

A Round of Applause:

  • Sock Yarn One-Skein Wonders Book Giveaway
    • What is the first thing you notice when meeting someone new?
      • #19 Josockmonster (Jo from Nashville)
        • Notices their smile
  • January’s KAL: Clean Off Your Needles!!!
  • December 2017 Race to the Finished Object Contest
    • Prize = Regia Cotton
      • #26 knitterchow (Cathy from MI)
        • Baby hat for charity
    • Pattern = $10 prize from Callie
      • #20 Beewing (Britini from IL)
        • Purple Monster
  • January 2018 Race to the Finished Object Contest
    • Prize =
    • Pattern from Featured Designer Shelby Hamden

Centerstage:

  • Year in Review KAL
  • Love Letters Kit with Three Irish Girls
  • Upcoming Shows:
    • Knitting Pipeline Retreat
      • Washington, IL
      • February 17th
    • Stitches West
      • Santa Clara, CA
      • February 22nd-25th
Posted by: dramaticknits | January 2, 2018

Episode 298: Defiled the Jersey with your Snot

Taking A Bow:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Jingle Socks
    • Knit Picks Felici in the Jingle colorway
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

Now Performing:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Schnucki Socks
    • Opal Rainforest
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm
  • Bullfinch Socks
    • West Yorkshire Spinners Signature 4 Ply
    • Size 0 US/2.0 mm

In Rehearsal:

Steve:

  • Another Hat

Callie:

  • Finish Projects

Behind the Scenes:

In The Scene Shop:

In the Spotlight:

A Round of Applause:

Centerstage:

  • Year in Review Sets coming January 1st!
  • January’s Colorway of the Month: Starting Point
  • Upcoming Shows:
Posted by: dramaticknits | December 18, 2017

Episode 297: Beige Rage

Taking A Bow:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Nothing

Now Performing:

Steve:

Callie:

In Rehearsal:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Finish Projects

Behind the Scenes:

  • Miss Babs Merino/Bamboo/Silk in Horizon
    • 438 yards of 3 ply fingering weight
  • Yarn Geek Fibers Mixed BFL in Adventurine We Wil Go

In The Scene Shop:

In the Spotlight:

A Round of Applause:

  • The Knitter’s Life List Book Giveaway
    • Do you like to plan things out or be spontaneous? Example/Explain?
      • #19 MonaMoon (Allyssa from IN)
        • I am way better than I used to be, but I am definitely a planner. An extreme example of my planning is I organize my grocery list in order of the store I will be going to. So if milk is in the back, I start with milk on my list and end with whatever is closest to the register.
  • January’s KAL: Clean Off Your Needles!!!
  • December 2017 Race to the Finished Object Contest
    • Prize =
    • Pattern (Up to $10) =

Centerstage:

  • Year in Review Sets coming January 1st!
  • Upcoming Shows:
Posted by: dramaticknits | December 4, 2017

Episode 296: Zebracorn

Taking A Bow:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Nothing

Now Performing:

Steve:

Callie:

In Rehearsal:

Steve:

Callie:

  • Finish Projects

Behind the Scenes:

In The Scene Shop:

In the Spotlight:

A Round of Applause:

  • Bitter Buffalo Giveaway
    • What would you make with this skein?
  • November 2017 Race to the Finished Object Contest Winners
    • Prize = Ty-Dy Socks
      • #118 lmermd (Tina from CA)
        • Downpour Socks
    • Pattern = Featured Designer: Christopher Salas
      • #152 barajaz30 (Lisa from Fox Lake)
        • Christmas Stocking
  • December 2017 Race to the Finished Object Contest
    • Prize =
    • Pattern (Up to $10) =
      • We’re looking for a new Featured Designer!

Centerstage:

  • Thanksgiving Day Sale
    • Donated to CAPE Chicago Arts Partnership in Education
      • Able to donate $150
  • December’s Colorway of the Month: Sea Turtle
  • Year in Review Sets coming January 1st!
  • Upcoming Shows:

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