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 😉

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! 🙂

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

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
none

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