Episode 48: Gnometastical!
Thank you for joining us for episode 48 of Just One More Row!
This episode is sponsored by GnomeAcres.
At GnomeAcres, our gnomemade and nerd-flavored yarn & fiber say everything about what we love. With colorway names like Bertie Bott’s, 221B Baker Street, I Dream of Zombie and Dean Winchester, you’re sure to find something for every geek on your shopping list this holiday season.
We offer everything from lace weight to bulky weight yarn, including sparkle and tweed yarn bases. We also just added knitting needle gauges and WPI gauges that would make great stocking stuffers.
Looking for holiday yarn? Our gnomes have been busy creating 11 amazing holiday colorways for you to choose from. Each item you make from a holiday yarn purchase can be used in our Holiday Knitalong contest that runs from November 1 to December 27.
On The Needles/Bobbins:
Dana:Cable Socks for Chris, Campus Jacket, Acer Cardigan, Neely O Hara Socks, 3 Feet of Sheep on Hansen, nothing on Suzie or Sidekick at the moment (at least not that’s getting worked on)
Brittany:Halloween Socks, Loop Bump
SAFF 2012 Recap:
3 balls FibroFibers Nightfall Worsted (bottle green, deep turquoise, silver)
1 ball FibroFibers Nightfall Sportweight (silver)
2 FibroFibers Nightfall Sportweight Sock Sets (ivy- currently knitting, hot pink)
River’s Edge Fiber Arts Hat Trick in Tapestry
KnittyandColor Merino/Silk Roving in Crush Crush Crush and Mermaid
KnittyandColor batts in Quick Sizzle and Milky Way
Subterranean Woodworks’ tiny turkish spindle (review next episode!)
Knitting Rose Yarns Bamboo Sock in Peacock
Knitting Rose Yarns Blossom Sock in Miskinish
The Tail Spinner Hand-Blended and -Dizzed Roving in Butterscotch
Frabjous Fibers 3 Feet of Sheep in BFL jewel tones
felted cat toys for the boys
traded fiber for a mug by potterknitter (shop is here)
was gifted a ball of sock yarn by Lollipop Yarns (All I Want For Christmas)
was gifted a Unique Sheep Verve gradient set in Que Sera Sera.
was gifted a Malcolm Fielding “Dervish” supported spindle
supported spindle bowl
Unplanned Peacock Studio Twisty Aran “Botanical”
River’s Edge Fiber Arts Hat Trick “furubee”?
Knitty and Color Milky Way Batt
Knitty and Color Merino/Silk “ultralight at night”
Unwind Yarn Company Polwarth/Silk “Ghoulish”
Sheepish Creations BFL/Silk
was gifted a ball of Lollipop Yarn in Sleigh Ride
* It’s our two-year podiversary! To commemorate the occasion, we are starting a new contest: what is your favorite JOMR moment? There will be 2 winners, picked by RNG, and each winner will get to pick a colorway from Dana’s repeatable colorways, as well as a base fiber, and will get a skein of personalized handspun by Dana or Brittany! We’ll do our best to accommodate handspun requests, but we don’t guarantee a 3ply fingering weight yarn or anything. 😉 You have until midnight CT on Nov 12 to enter. Thanks so much for all of your support over the last 2 years!
* Last episode’s contest: inspiration pictures! Brittany and Dana’s pick: #43 by RavelJ! RNG: #27 by Shanalines! You both get the Callais pattern by Corrina Ferguson! 🙂
* Thanks again to GnomeAcres for sponsoring the podcast! Any order in the GnomeAcres Etsy shop that mentions the podcast in the notes to seller will receive free GnomeAcres buttons in their shipment through the end of November!