Episode 10 – So… many… prizes!

Episode 10  – So… many… prizes!
co-hosted with
Dug the Dog

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Join the Jenn Sheelen Ravelry Group

Podcasts referenced:
Grocery Girls, Jodi (Mrsbrownsbags) and Tracie (tracieknits)
Paws4Stitches, Candy (paws4stitches) & Jamie with pups Addy & Clarence
Knitting I love – Barbara (knittingILove)
Knits & Beads Podcast, Lorelei (LoreleiEurto)
Down Cellar Studio Podcast – Jen (BostonJen)
Kino Knits – Mary (kino)
Actually Knitting – Michelle (ACTuallyKNITting)
Knit Actually – Becky (becky-kelly)
YarnderWomanMelinda (YarnderWoman)

Spinnin’ Right Round:

Malabrigo Nube

Selfish Knitting:
The Cozy Knitter – “Summertime Fun” Self Striping ankle socks
Bohemia Fibers – “Dug” ankle socks
The Cozy Knitter – “Patriot” Self Striping yarn for “Americana Jar Covers” by Jenn Sheelen andankle socks!

Beverage of Choice:
Entitled IPA by Entitled Brewing Co., Hingham, MA

What I’m Stylin’:
Yarn Ball Earrings

Showin’ off:
Witch Candy – Sock blank!

Random thoughts…
Interested in trying a Virtual Knit Nite?


“JAL” (Jar-Along) 2016 hosted by Jenn Sheelen and Paws4Stitches !
Timeframe:  June 1-December 2016
Summary: Knit any Jenn Sheelen jar pattern each month.  Post a picture of your jar in the JAL thread (in either the Jenn Sheelen or Paws4Stitches group or… BOTH!).  Comment with an idea/suggestion of how to gift the jar.  Knit more than one jar a month, multiple entries allowed!
June Featured jar -
Faerie’s FirelightShelly (SjHCountryGirl) micro LED lights!
Prizes in the Jenn Sheelen Group:
June – Skein of String Theory Caper Sock, Pint Jar with Hanging Lid, Jenn Sheelen pattern of your choice!
July – Dec – FUN STUFF! 
Project bag donated by Roberta of
Steel City Stitcher,
Stitch marker earrings donated by Lorelei Eurto Jewelry (of the
Knits & Beads Podcast)
Stitch markers donated by Melissa of
Knitty by Nature
Coaster & stitch markers/progress keepers by Barbara of KnittingiLove (of the KnittingiLove Podcast)
Specially Hand Dyed Yarn by Sara of
Sara’s Texture Crafts

12 Months to Christmas KAL hosted by the Down Cellar Studio Podcast – Jen (BostonJen)
Timeframe: All of 2016!
Summary: Knit 1 item a month that will be a Christmas gift.

Splash Pad Party 2016  hosted by the Down Cellar Studio Podcast – Jen (BostonJen)
Timeframe: June 1- July 31, 2016
Summary: To win prizes, craft something that’s 50-200 grams. Meeting the 50g criteria will earn you an entry into the Summer Celebration Thread.

Graduate Your Stash KAL 2016 hosted by
Kino Knits – Mary (kino)
Timeframe:  May 1-June 30, 2016
Summary: Spin, knit, crochet, weave, tat (anything fibery related), using the OLDEST thing in your stash to help it graduate from being in your stash to becoming a finished object.
Jenn Sheelen pattern prize: Knitters choice!

PAL KAL 2016 hosted by Actually Knitting – Michelle (ACTuallyKNITting)
Timeframe:  June 15- September 15, 2016
Support a podcaster you listen to or watch by knitting one of their patterns and/or using their yarns for your project. You can also use a project bag by a podcaster!
Jenn Sheelen pattern prizes: Dream Whisperer and Pixie Petals jar cover patterns!

Summer Superlatives KAL hosted by Knit Actually – Becky (becky-kelly)
Timeframe: Summer 2016
Summary: Ideas for categories: Best use of Stash, Best Yarn, Best Acquisition, Best Use of Sponsor Yarn, Best Knitting on the Road, Best in Class
Jenn Sheelen pattern prize: New Horizons Infinity Scarf pattern!

Opposites CAL 2016 hosted by YarnderWoman – Melinda (YarnderWoman)

What’s up with my patterns?:
Shawl design “
Starlight Blooms” LAUNCHED!
NEW Design on the way… “
Victorian Yuletide Ornaments 2” Patterns in test mode now!!
Plastic Ornament Ball size = 83mm

Thank you test knitters!
jesi840 – Jesika
mommyknits – Uli
SjHCountryGirl – Shelly
lindalina - Linda