Thursday, April 24, 2014

Episode 6 ~ travel, socks, kits & a book giveaway!

Hi, Knitters,
I have a new video episode for you today! For email subscribers, you can click here to view directly on YouTube.

I talk about these things today so here are the links:

Hitchhiker Shawl by Martina Behm

Dianne of Kentucky Sheep Dreams ~ a great blog about farming, knitting, spinning, cooking! Dianne gifted me the roving in the autumnal colors when I first started spinning several years ago. 

Shalom Cardigan by Megan McFarlane, I knit this in Cascade 128.

Hundertwasser Werk Opal Sock Yarn I found it on Ebay! Werk 956 and Glitter Werk 625.
This was a gift from Joanna Johnson of Slate Falls Press.

Vincent Van Gogh Opal Sock Yarn ~ I found it on Ebay! Starry Night colorway

Regia Super Jacquard Sock Yarn (I found it on Etsy!) in the Kolibri colorway

Knitting Gifts for Baby by Mel Clark (click here for the Ravelry page to see all of the 26 projects, and click here for Amazon) Leave a comment to enter to win a copy!

I am having a giveaway to win a copy of Knitting Gifts for Baby so please leave one comment on this blog post and include your email or your Ravelry ID so I can get in touch if you win. You don't need to watch the video to enter, simply leave a comment. You will love this book! I'll be back soon to randomly select a winner.

Mel Clark's blog, Slip, Slip, Knit I love Mel's blog and have followed it for years. 

Leftie Shawl by Martina Behm

Color Affection Shawl by Veera Valimaki

Miss Babs Leftie Kit

That's all! Don't forget to leave a comment to enter to win a copy of Knitting Gifts for Baby by Mel Clark. This is one of my favorite baby knitting books, one of the best I have seen recently!

My podcast is Susan B. Anderson on iTunes (click here for the iTunes link), and I am also posting my videos on my YouTube Channel if you prefer to subscribe there. Or you can just follow along on my blog.

I'll be back soon with more.

Good luck on the book giveaway and let the comments begin!
best, susie
p.s. I compressed the video for download but I think I didn't do it quite right. I'll work on that and try to fix it. Sorry for any inconvenience, I am still learning how to do this stuff. You can still download the video but it is taking a long time. I'll try to get that time shorter.