Fri, 29 March 2019
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On the Needles:(0:32)
Birthday Suit and Zoot Suit. Finished white and black yarn. Waiting for the red yarn to arrive .
Jasmin worked on her Viajante at Captain Marvel last night.
Gigi is working on the Welcome blanket. More than 20 squares done.PLEASE CHECK!
Jasmin cast on an Autumn Vines Beret by Alana Dakos, for knit aid in Cephalopod yarns “codex”.
She is doing this in Knitcompanion
- #ChooseYourOwnAdventureKAL is ongoing.
- May 18 (tentatively) Spinning at the Winery
- Stash dash end of May till sometime in August
-Tour de Fleece July 6-28
- Gigi : Quynn hat with ear flaps, Knitmore cowl, wool socks, cowl out of handspun
- Jasmin: wool socks, looped loop cowl, goin gold hat
- Genevieve: Gryffindor scarf and hat,
- Andrew: Cashmere Andrew’s Watch Caps,
Mother Knows Best:(26:34)
This week we answer a question from the "What do you want to hear about?' thread about laundering knits
Carolina Homespun carries pest repellant sachets.
When Knitting Attacks: (31:06)
Jasmin cast on the Cousteau hat in the WRONG ROY G PIG YARN. RRRRIp.
And Sew On:(41:09)
Gigi is working on a size 10 Bias slip dress. It is draped, and the paper pattern is ready. Need to sew it
for a grade. I now refer to my dress form, that was made from my body, as "The “client “
Watching old Project Runway episodes for inspiration. Michael Costello has designed a bias dress,
but i cannot use it for inspiration. It is cut so low in the back that there is no room for any foundation garment.
Also, judges bash garments as “matronly “.