CC podcast – Episode 39 – Birthday hangover

This is episode 39, with socks, and socks some wips and birthday gifts! Also a lot of Binx and I taught my godchildren to knit 😀

If you want to win the Vanilla with a Twist pattern by Cath Thorley, leave a comment below the video on YouTube or in the Ravelry group, with the answer to the question! Winner will be announced in episode 40!
To win the Filament no. 2 check out my IG, don’t wait too long since the giveaway will run until Monday March 6th.

You can find the group on Ravelry here: http://ravelry.com/groups/colourful-creativity

You can find the shop at: http://kralalien.etsy.com and also at http://colourfulcreativity.nl

You can sign up for the newsletter here: http://bit.ly/colourfulcreativity

You can find me on Instagram: http://instagram.com/kralalien
You can find me on Twitter: http://twitter.com/kralalien
You can find me on Facebook: http://facebook.com/kralalien
You can find me on Ravelry: http://ravelry.com/people/kralalien

Finished objects
1. Tijn’s birthday socks
2. Selfcare happy socks

Work in Progress
1. Match & Move
2. Bonfire Cowl

briochekal

Colourful Brioche KAL

General rules for this knitalong:
* Be a member of the Colourful Creativity Group on Ravelry
* Cast on date is January 1st 2017 or later
* Last date to enter is March 31st 2017
* The project needs to have at least a brioche section and has to be at least 50 grams. (1 blanket square is not enough…)
* You can enter multiple times, but use a separate post for every entry. More entries means more chances to win! 🙂

So we have prizes to win for this knitalong:

Project bag and stitchmarkers from London donated by TheVFB
Brioche memories pattern donated by valerieisknitting
A skein of yarn from Irish Fairy tale yarns donated by me
A set of stitchmarkers by Colourful Creativity
A pattern of choice by Jen Lucas
A pattern of choice by Annette Petavy
A bag of choice by Frogpeak Creations

If you want to post on Instagram you can use the hashtag #ccbriochekal
Have fun making!!!

Spinning
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Pattern review
A new section in the podcast where I review some brand new patterns and I am giving away some as well! How to win it? Watch the episode 😉
* Vanilla with a twist sock pattern by Cath Thorley
* Filament no. 2 (Spring 2017) by Anne Podlesak and Kathleen Dames

Acquistions
* Wonderful birthday gift package by Louise
* Killer klowns fiber from Undercover Otter
* 2 patterns I got as gifts: Marled Mkal by Westknits and Vianne by Untangling Knots

Shop news
* Birthday cake collection update
* I’ll be teaching at het Wolhuis, knitting taat socks toe-up. Here you can find the event page.

Have fun watching and see you back for the next episode!
XoXo,
Carolien

CC podcast – Episode 38 – Bits of Brussels

This is episode 38, and there are clips and photos of Brussels! Also I have a sock knitting crazy going on, but heej that’s just warm up for sockmadness right?! 🙂

You can find the group on Ravelry here: http://ravelry.com/groups/colourful-creativity

You can find the shop at: http://kralalien.etsy.com and also at http://colourfulcreativity.nl

You can sign up for the newsletter here: http://bit.ly/colourfulcreativity

You can find me on Instagram: http://instagram.com/kralalien
You can find me on Twitter: http://twitter.com/kralalien
You can find me on Facebook: http://facebook.com/kralalien
You can find me on Ravelry: http://ravelry.com/people/kralalien

Finished objects
1. Baby blanket
2. Zoë’s Rainbow socks

Work in Progress
1. Selfcare happy socks
2. Match & Move
3. Bonfire Cowl

briochekal

Colourful Brioche KAL

General rules for this knitalong:
* Be a member of the Colourful Creativity Group on Ravelry
* Cast on date is January 1st 2017 or later
* Last date to enter is March 31st 2017
* The project needs to have at least a brioche section and has to be at least 50 grams. (1 blanket square is not enough…)
* You can enter multiple times, but use a separate post for every entry. More entries means more chances to win! 🙂

So we have prizes to win for this knitalong:

Project bag and stitchmarkers from London donated by TheVFB
Brioche memories pattern donated by valerieisknitting
A skein of yarn from Irish Fairy tale yarns donated by me
A set of stitchmarkers by Colourful Creativity
A pattern of choice by Jen Lucas
A pattern of choice by Annette Petavy
A bag of choice by Frogpeak Creations
… (more prizes are very welcome!)

If you want to post on Instagram you can use the hashtag #ccbriochekal
Have fun making!!!

Spinning
none

Acquistions
* cheap back-up knitting needle
* Regia yarn

Shop news
* Brand new accessories in the shop by Cocoknits!
* I introduce the first 4 colourways of the birthday cake collection! They will be coming next week!

Have fun watching and see you back for the next episode!
XoXo,
Carolien

CC podcast – Episode 37 – Releasing my inner Pippi Longstocking

This is episode 37, with FO’s, Wips and yarn! Enjoy 😀

You can find the group on Ravelry here: http://ravelry.com/groups/colourful-creativity

You can find the shop at: http://kralalien.etsy.com and also at http://colourfulcreativity.nl

You can sign up for the newsletter here: http://bit.ly/colourfulcreativity

You can find me on Instagram: http://instagram.com/kralalien
You can find me on Twitter: http://twitter.com/kralalien
You can find me on Facebook: http://facebook.com/kralalien
You can find me on Ravelry: http://ravelry.com/people/kralalien

Finished objects
1. Lines & Squares socks
2. Cable Brim Hat

Work in Progress
1. Selfcare happy socks
2. Baby blanket
3. Match & Move
4. Bonfire Cowl

briochekal

Colourful Brioche KAL

General rules for this knitalong:
* Be a member of the Colourful Creativity Group on Ravelry
* Cast on date is January 1st 2017 or later
* Last date to enter is March 31st 2017
* The project needs to have at least a brioche section and has to be at least 50 grams. (1 blanket square is not enough…)
* You can enter multiple times, but use a separate post for every entry. More entries means more chances to win! 🙂

So we have prizes to win for this knitalong:

Project bag and stitchmarkers from London donated by TheVFB
Brioche memories pattern donated by valerieisknitting
A skein of yarn from Irish Fairy tale yarns donated by me
A set of stitchmarkers by Colourful Creativity
A pattern of choice by Jen Lucas
A pattern of choice by Annette Petavy
A bag of choice by Frogpeak Creations
… (more prizes are very welcome!)

If you want to post on Instagram you can use the hashtag #ccbriochekal
Have fun making!!!

Spinning
none

Acquistions
NONE! OMG!

Shop news
* Had a small shop update on February 1st with some special snowflakes yarn and stitchmarkers
* more nice things coming soon 😉

Further Mentions
Quirky Handknits
Attic24
Frogpeak Creations

Have fun watching and see you back for the next episode!
XoXo,
Carolien

CC Podcast – Episode 36 – Stripy sock addiction

This is episode 36, and I have wips and yarn to show you! The cats have their first experience with snow and the reskeiner is working!!!

You can find the group on Ravelry here: http://ravelry.com/groups/colourful-creativity

You can find the shop at: http://kralalien.etsy.com and also at http://colourfulcreativity.nl

You can sign up for the newsletter here: http://bit.ly/colourfulcreativity

You can find me on Instagram: http://instagram.com/kralalien
You can find me on Twitter: http://twitter.com/kralalien
You can find me on Facebook: http://facebook.com/kralalien
You can find me on Ravelry: http://ravelry.com/people/kralalien

Finished objects
None

Work in Progress
1. Baby blanket
2. Peacock Eyes Cardigan
3. Lines & Squares socks
4. Selfcare happy socks
5. Bonfire Cowl

briochekal

Colourful Brioche KAL

General rules for this knitalong:
* Be a member of the Colourful Creativity Group on Ravelry
* Cast on date is January 1st 2017 or later
* Last date to enter is March 31st 2017
* The project needs to have at least a brioche section and has to be at least 50 grams. (1 blanket square is not enough…)
* You can enter multiple times, but use a separate post for every entry. More entries means more chances to win! 🙂

So we have prizes to win for this knitalong:

Project bag and stitchmarkers from London donated by TheVFB
Brioche memories pattern donated by valerieisknitting
A skein of yarn from Irish Fairy tale yarns donated by me
A set of stitchmarkers by Colourful Creativity
A pattern of choice by Jen Lucas
A pattern of choice by Annette Petavy
A bag of choice by Frogpeak Creations
… (more prizes are very welcome!)

If you want to post on Instagram you can use the hashtag #ccbriochekal
Have fun making!!!

Spinning
none

Acquistions
* Gift package from Monique of Frogpeak Creations
* Ply magazine
* Crochet book by Tanja Osswald

Shop news
* Newsletter gives you first dips on everything and coupons! Sign up at bit.ly/colourfulcreativity You’ll get my first pattern for free when subscribing.
* My first pattern is online on Ravelry!!! Fingerless mitts

Further Mentions
Quirky Handknits
Attic24
Frogpeak Creations

Have fun watching and see you back for the next episode!
XoXo,
Carolien

CC Podcast – Episode 35 – 2017 Plans and the Colourful Brioche KAL

This is episode 35, and I have lots of wips and yarn to show you. I also tell you a bit about my knitting plans for 2017 and of course I talk about the Colourful Brioche KAL I’m hosting for the first 3 months of 2017!!!

You can find the group on Ravelry here: http://ravelry.com/groups/colourful-creativity

You can find the shop at: http://kralalien.etsy.com and also at http://colourfulcreativity.nl

You can sign up for the newsletter here: http://bit.ly/colourfulcreativity

You can find me on Instagram: http://instagram.com/kralalien
You can find me on Twitter: http://twitter.com/kralalien
You can find me on Facebook: http://facebook.com/kralalien
You can find me on Ravelry: http://ravelry.com/people/kralalien

Finished objects
1. Self indulgent socks

Work in Progress
1. Baby blanket
2. Tokerau Shawl
3. Peacock Eyes Cardigan
4. Lines & Squares socks
5. Bonfire Cowl

briochekal

Colourful Brioche KAL

General rules for this knitalong:
* Be a member of the Colourful Creativity Group on Ravelry
* Cast on date is January 1st 2017 or later
* Last date to enter is March 31st 2017
* The project needs to have at least a brioche section and has to be at least 50 grams. (1 blanket square is not enough…)
* You can enter multiple times, but use a separate post for every entry. More entries means more chances to win! 🙂

So we have prizes to win for this knitalong:

Project bag and stitchmarkers from London donated by TheVFB
Brioche memories pattern donated by valerieisknitting
A skein of yarn from Irish Fairy tale yarns donated by me
A set of stitchmarkers by Colourful Creativity
… (more prizes are very welcome!)

If you want to post on Instagram you can use the hashtag #ccbriochekal
Have fun making!!!

Spinning
* 2 ply of Falkland, using a ply ball for the first time
* Spinning some rolags by Undercover Otter

Acquistions
* Knit Picks yarns
* Big parcel with gifts from Melissa
* Project bag by Kralorium

Shop news
* A new Aran base
* The shop is still stocked
* Newsletter gives you first dips on everything and coupons! Sign up at bit.ly/colourfulcreativity

Further Mentions
Quirky Handknits
Owl about Yarn
Tonya’s stitches
Valerieisknitting
Attic24
Frogpeak Creations

Have fun watching and see you back for the next episode!
XoXo,
Carolien