CC Podcast – Episode 45 – Confession time, I hate weaving in ends

This is episode 45 in which I show you all FO’s, my wips a lot of pretty yarn πŸ™‚ Leia and Binx also make their appearance and I have a confession to make…

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. Symphony socks
2. Match and Move
3. Honey and clover

Work in Progress
1. Bonny
2. Rainbow Bridges
3. Neon is my neutral – Hermione’s everyday socks

Spinning
None

Acquistions
* La bien Aimee yarn and yellow fringe supplies projectbag
* Kremke Yakusi lace yarn
* Fabric and yarn from ‘t Kleinvakheukske in Delden

Podcasts
Annette Petavy in English
Sassy Sheep

Shop news
* There is still a lot in the shop
* Cocoknits Stitch stoppers small and stitch marker rings larger are back in stock
* New Cocoknits notions are coming!

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

CC podcast – Episode 44 – Wip galore

This is episode 44 in which I show you all my wips and trust me there are plenty this week! Also yarn or course πŸ˜€

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. Lambs, chickens and bunnies, Oh my!

Work in Progress
1. Symphony socks
2. Exploring the station
3. Match and Move
4. Neon is my neutral – Hermione’s everyday socks
5. Peacock eyes cardigan

Spinning
None

Acquistions
* crochet hooks
* drops fabel yarn

Shop news
* I’m dyeing up as many no rainbows without rain as I can for the shopupdate next week
* There will also be Colourful stripelets yarn!
* The cable brim hat is now published on ravelry

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

CC podcast – Episode 43 – Zoo socks and a rainbow bathroom

This is episode 43 in which I show you my wips, acquisitions and of course the progress on our bathroom renovation!

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. Lambs, chickens and bunnies, Oh my!
2. Exploring the station
3. Match and Move
4. Neon is my neutral – Hermione’s everyday socks

Spinning
None

Acquistions
* Sock blockers and mini’s from Wol met Verve
* Yarn from Undercover Otter
* Fabric

Shop news
* I’m dyeing up as many no rainbows without rain as I can, but they are flying out of the shop…
* Tried out some “selfstriping” rainbow yarn which I will call Colourful stripelets, since the stripes are small. I hope to dye some soon for my shop!
* I’ve been sewing again as well, so I hope to make projects bags again in the near future.
* Opal rainbow yarns are going to be in the next shop update
* I’ve almost finished my cable brim hat pattern and plan to publish it asap!

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

CC Podcast – Episode 42 – Everyone’s a winner baby!

This is episode 42, with the winners of the Colourful Brioche KAL! I’m also sharing some footage of the H+H in Cologne, progress on my bathroom renovation and of course knitting!

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. Plain vanilla relax socks
2. Mode Madness

Work in Progress
1. Match and Move
2. Neon is my neutral – Hermione’s everyday socks

Spinning
None

Acquistions
* Fabric at the H+H
* Book Cast on, Bind off by Cap Sease
* Sundrop jewelry – earrings and pendant

Shop news
* none, the bathroom took all my energy… sorry

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

CC podcast – Episode 41 – Truly madness, sock madness

This is episode 41, with even more madness! I feel like a sock knitting maniac πŸ˜‰

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. Bonfire Cowl
2. Dropping Madness

Work in Progress
1. Plain vanilla relax socks
2. Match and Move

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 April 10th 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! πŸ™‚

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
None but I did dye fiber!

Pattern review
* Winner announced C.C. and Dami Almon’s new e-book, Coffee with C.C. (and Dami too).

Acquistions
* Stitchmarkers from Yarnistry
* Birthday present from Undercover Otter
* Manos del Uruguay Marina

Shop news
* I show off new bases, including fiber
* Dyeing up no rainbows without rain, look out for them in the shop

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