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On the Needles: (0:39)
- Gigi is working on a new Meilenweit sock for Andrew.
- Jasmin started Fatimah Hinds’s “Not too Tart” hat for her Unconventional Test Knit in Neighborhood Fiber Co Studio sock in “Sandy Point”, and is closing the crown
- Gigi cast on the Elton cardigan, in superwash merino from Neighborhood Fiber Co; she has gotten shoulder shaping done and started the mohair stripes got to the part when the right shoulder gets started
- Gigi is knitting a striped Regia socks for Andrew . She has bound off. and cast on a new pair
- Jasmin is crocheting the XY scarf Jasmin mentions the 19th Amendment kit from Lady Dye Yarns.
- Gigi socks for Andrew. Meilenweit socks are not self knitting. Gigi has almost finished the second sock.
- Jasmin has finished the body on her Humo Amargo cardigan in Onyx Fiber Arts DK “Burst”, and has started the first sleeve
- Jasmin talks about the afghan she is conspiring to crochet
- Jasmin talks about Be Kind Yarn, featuring the Progressive Pride (The Proceeds usually support The Trevor Project thetrevorproject.org - BUT for this END AIDS KAL/CAL - proceeds will support the End Aids foundation with @Gary_knits_Gary_Rides)
Gigi is wearing the A- line skirt from the clothing construction class that she made for Jasmin. She started wearing warm weather clothes, and Klapperlatschen .Quilts
Neighborhood Fiber Company Go Fund Me update
$57,779 up to $58,224 this last week; raised of the $150,000.00 goal
- Jasmin & Lady Dye Diane are co-hosting a KAL! The Sea Glass Pullover (in DK). Pushed back to June 20
- Stash Dash! May 27 - end of August Hosted by the Knitgirllls
- STITCHES SoCal in Pasadena!
- Laura and Frieda from Wollkanal have their yarn on ravelry. rh :ool rheinisches wollschaf wolle , bulky and worsted All the singles sold out. Frieda will have a booth at the Düsseldorfer Wollfestival.
Mother Knows Best:(40:18)
"Speak the truth, even if your voice shakes." ~ Maggie Kuhn.
When Knitting Attacks:(50:13)
Gigi: socks for Andrew.
Read Knitmore sock pattern. Heel flap is done with a sl1p1 flap. Oops
Knits in Space:(48:43)
Bridgerton vs Gilded Age / Outlander
Actors are taught 1800s manners and conventions
The Fabric of civilization ; How textiles made the world , b y Virginia Postrel
Stone Age could have been called the string age:
Fishing lines and nets, bows for hunting and starting fire, traps, wrap and carry bundles, hang food to dry,strap babies, belts and necklaces,sew together hides
And Sew On: (1:04:00)
wrap dress Vogue 8646
Redid previous alterations. Sleeve and shoulders. made another bodice, this time with sleeves. Sleeves work. Didn’t get the back neck right. Need to redo back bodice. So glad I have not cut into fashion fabric yet . Palmer Pletsch book