Thursday, April 8, 2021

Moosematician- Episode 623 - The Knitmore Girls

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This week's episode is sponsored by:


Carry your creativity with Erin Lane Bags! Whether you show your fiber fandom with the woolly wonder
Sheepleverse, or dive into history with the Curiosities collection, our project bags, totes, and hook and needle
organizers are at the ready to keep your hobby happy.

Go to HelloFresh dot com slash knitmore12 and use code knitmore12 for 12 free meals,
including free shipping!

When was the last time your knitting yarn was a work of art?
Infinite Twist produces one-of-a-kind semi-solid gradients featuring speckles, high-lights, low-lights, and gorgeous color transitions. From 700 y Giant Gradients to 200 y matching sock sets, Infinite Twist Gradients will hold your interest from cast on to bind off.
See the currently available gradients at infinitetwist.com, or be the first to know when new colors are posted by signing up for our newsletter at infinitetwist.com/newsletter-signup


Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices



Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life?
Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight.
For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!


On the Needles:(0:46)

Genevieve wound some yarn for her mom, and some "Blue S
pruce " from Lisa Souza Dyeworks
and is knitting a hat for herself

Gigi bound off one Xmas sock, and cast on the second one using the [RAVELRY LINK] "Vanilla is the new Black "pattern

Jasmin is past the curved hems on her worsted sock arms cardigan in Knitcircus Yarn Ringmaster in “We scare because we care”. She’ll be using the “Monstropolis” gradient for the sleeves.

Gigi finished one sock for Andrew cast on a new one 

Gigi mentions the Things You  Missed in History Class podcast and the Spy museum in DC

Jasmin finished the body, and started the first sleeve on her the Odds and Ends test knit for Tina Tse in the Knitmore Gradient from Black Trillium Fibers held together with a strand of Diptera from LolaBean Yarn Co.


In Stitches:(10:07)

Genevieve wore her (RAVELRY LINK) Hearthstone pullover, the [RAVELRY LINK] Oliver Sweater, and the Side to Side Fade cardigan

Gigi stopped wearing knit socks every day. Also, she used her cotton Quilt doubled

she wore the (RAVELRY LINK) Pointed Firs shawl .Flannel shirt and, Camp shirt

from beginning clothing construction 

Jasmin wore the Pointed Firs shawl, and the [RAVELRY LINK] September Morn pullover


Events:(14:22)

Knitgirllls Fail - Along is ongoing

Stash Dash in May

 2020 Summer Olympics will begin on Friday, July 23, 2021

The knitting event concurrent with the Olympics

Tour de Fleece in July (Sat, Jun 26, 2021 – Sun, Jul 18, 2021)

6 weeks of training leading up to the events

Mother Knows Best:(18:09)

Skills beget skills

Jasmin mentions the test knit for Tina Tse, as well as preview knitting the Side to Side Fade cardigan for Ellie Skeinanigans



When Knitting Attacks:(28:38)

Genevieve started a hat at night.

Gigi: working on Andrew’s socks. 


Knits in Space:(32:39)

Allen v Farrow, separating the art from the artist

Art by Elliot LINK

Adella, the Enabler

And Sew On: (39:32)

Classes at Cañada continue, the classes  are recorded.

Drafting moulages for every one I measured 

San Francisco City College registration is starting

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Lizard Habitat - Episode 622 - The Knitmore Girls

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This week's episode is sponsored by:

Carry your creativity with Erin Lane Bags! Whether you show your fiber fandom with the woolly wonder
Sheepleverse, or dive into history with the Curiosities collection, our project bags, totes, and hook and needle
organizers are at the ready to keep your hobby happy.



When was the last time your knitting yarn was a work of art?
Infinite Twist produces one-of-a-kind semi-solid gradients featuring speckles, high-lights, low-lights, and gorgeous color transitions. From 700 y Giant Gradients to 200 y matching sock sets, Infinite Twist Gradients will hold your interest from cast on to bind off.
See the currently available gradients at infinitetwist.com, or be the first to know when new colors are posted by signing up for our newsletter at infinitetwist.com/newsletter-signup


Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices
Books plus knitting plus happy memories. That’s Little Skein in the Big Wool. We make kits, yarn and project bags that bring your favorite stories to life. Find *your* favorite story at littleskein.com


Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life?
Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight.
For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!





On the Needles:(0:41)

Gigi is working on two socks for Andrew

Jasmin finished her (RAVELRY LINK) Tectonic pullover in La Bien Aimée’s Aran in “Aimée’s Sweater”.

Jasmin finished her sideways fade cardigan preview knit  for Ellie Skeinanigans in a Frost Yarns DK gradient

Jasmin is past the curved hems on her worsted sock arms cardigan in Knitcircus Yarn Ringmaster in “We scare because we care”. She’ll be using the “Monstropolis” gradient for the sleeves.

Jasmin started the Odds and Ends test knit for Tina Tse in the Black Trillium Fibers (no longer dyeing) Knitmore Gradient held together with LolaBean Yarn Co Diptera. Genevieve knitted a few stitches on Jasmin's
Genevieve wound the mini skeins for the Side to Side sweater, she worked on the side to side Fade cardigan,

Genevieve wound a skein of Bunny slippers yarn from Oink,and she likes winding skeins
Jasmin mentions the ball winder from Nancy's Knit Knacks



In Stitches:(14:36)

Genevieve wore her (RAVELRY LINK) Hearthstone pullover, (RAVELRY LINK) red and gold woven scarf and hat, (RAVELRY LINK) Coronation cardigan, (RAVELRY LINK) Anna Cardigan, Tiny Tea Leaves cardigan, Payne pullover

Gigi wore socks every day, the (RAVELRY LINK) Carli sweater with zipper, a Flannel shirt from clothing construction class


Events:(19:12)

Knitgirllls Fail - Along is ongoing

Stash Dash in May

2020 Summer Olympics will begin on Friday, July 23, 2021

Tour de Fleece in July (Sat, Jun 26, 2021 – Sun, Jul 18, 2021)Knitting Olympics LINK
#TeamSasquatch



Mother Knows Best:(23:38)

Optimize your making area.MIMMO Caddy by Mollie Ollie



When Knitting Attacks:(40:02)

Jasmin is working on a test knit. She didn't like her second row, and it didn't get better


Knits in Space:(42:45)

Play in some dirt




And Sew On: (51:31)

Classes at Cañada continue, the classes are recorded.

Drafting moulages for every one I measured

Sunday, March 28, 2021

Riding Glorious Coat Tails - Episode 621- The Knitmore Girls

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Listen here:


This week's episode is sponsored by:


Carry your creativity with Erin Lane Bags! Whether you show your fiber fandom with the woolly wonder
Sheepleverse, or dive into history with the Curiosities collection, our project bags, totes, and hook and needle
organizers are at the ready to keep your hobby happy.



When was the last time your knitting yarn was a work of art?
Infinite Twist produces one-of-a-kind semi-solid gradients featuring speckles, high-lights, low-lights, and gorgeous color transitions. From 700 y Giant Gradients to 200 y matching sock sets, Infinite Twist Gradients will hold your interest from cast on to bind off.
See the currently available gradients at infinitetwist.com, or be the first to know when new colors are posted by signing up for our newsletter at infinitetwist.com/newsletter-signup


Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices


Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life?
Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight.
For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!



On the Needles:(0:41)

Gigi is working on two socks for Andrew. We mention Bridgerton 

Jasmin finished the body on her (RAVELRY LINK) Tectonic pullover in La Bien Aimée’s Aran in “Aimée’s Sweater”, and is a good ways down the first sleeve.

Jasmin is past the curved hems on her worsted sock arms cardigan in Knitcircus Yarn Ringmaster in “We scare because we care”. She’ll be using the “Monstropolis” gradient for the sleeves.

Genevieve admires the Wee Ones Stitchmarkers.

Jasmin finished the entire left side, second sleeve, and is almost done with the back of the right side of her sideways fade cardigan preview knit for Ellie Skeinanigans in a Frost Yarns DK gradient

Newsletter from Infinite Twist.

In Stitches:(16:56)

Jasmin wore her (RAVELRY LINK) barberry cardigan, (RAVELRY LINK) worsted boxy

Genevieve wore her (RAVELRY LINK) Hearthstone pullover, red and gold woven scarf and hat,

Zebra socks, Hogwarts socks, Sunny Day socks, Kit Cat hat, (RAVELRY LINK) Impeachment hat, a beanie, (RAVELRY LINK) squirrel sweater,(RAVELRY LINK) Oliver sweater, (RAVELRY LINK)color block sweater,(RAVELRY LINK) Barberry sweater, Payne Sweater

Gigi wore the (RAVELRY LINK) knitmore cowl  2.0, and socks every day 

And (RAVELRY LINK) Cat Bordhi’s wristers. (RAVELRY LINK) Pointed Firs shawl 

(RAVELRY LINK) Mishke sweater. (RAVELRY LINK)Carli sweater with zipper 


Events:(16:13)

Knitgirllls Fail - Along is ongoing

Stash Dash in May

 2020 Summer Olympics will begin on Friday, July 23, 2021

Tour de Fleece in July (Sat, Jun 26, 2021 – Sun, Jul 18, 2021)

Shark Week

Mother Knows Best:(23:50)

Read/watch something that makes you laugh until you cry. (allie brosh)

Gigi mentions Asterix and Obelix

When Knitting Attacks:(23:15)

Wore the (RAVELRY LINK) Mishke sweater. Will add zipper 


Knits in Space:(36:20)

Gigi’s Covid vaccine #1 experience!


And Sew On: (40:54)

Classes at Cañada continue, the classes  are recorded.

Sewed sloper, Sewing attack!

Monday, March 22, 2021

Cake Theory - Episode 620 - The Knitmore Girls

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Listen here:


This week's episode is sponsored by:


Carry your creativity with Erin Lane Bags! Whether you show your fiber fandom with the woolly wonder
Sheepleverse, or dive into history with the Curiosities collection, our project bags, totes, and hook and needle
organizers are at the ready to keep your hobby happy.



When was the last time your knitting yarn was a work of art?
Infinite Twist produces one-of-a-kind semi-solid gradients featuring speckles, high-lights, low-lights, and gorgeous color transitions. From 700 y Giant Gradients to 200 y matching sock sets, Infinite Twist Gradients will hold your interest from cast on to bind off.
See the currently available gradients at infinitetwist.com, or be the first to know when new colors are posted by signing up for our newsletter at infinitetwist.com/newsletter-signup


Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices


Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life?
Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight.
For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!


On the Needles:(0:38)

Jasmin is a good ways down the body on her (RAVELRY LINK) Tectonic pullover in La Bien Aimée’s Aran in “Aimée’s Sweater”

Gigi: worked on the striped, sparkly, fun sock she started around Xmas, 

Jasmin is past the curved hems on her worsted sock arms cardigan in Knitcircus Yarn Ringmaster in “We scare because we care”. She’ll be using the “Monstropolis” gradient for the sleeves. Jasmin mentions Amy Herzog's knit to fit books. She mentions Elizabeth Doherty's curved hem pattern, (RAVELRY LINK) Archer.

Gigi keeps working on the leg of the Revuers socks from the Operation Sock Drawer book, available at Hicklebee's.

Jasmin finished the knitting on the $27 sweater test knit for KnitBoop in Little Skein Targhee Sweater; it just needs blocking and photographing.

Gigi is working on two socks for Andrew 

Jasmin finished the first sleeve, and started the body on her sideways fade cardigan preview knit for Ellie Skeinanigans in a Frost Yarns DK gradient

Jasmin has swatched THRICE  for the Odds and Ends cardigan Test Knit for Tina Tse in the Black Trillium Fibers (no longer dyeing) Knitmore Gradient held together with LolaBean Yarn Co Diptera. 


In Stitches:(17:48)

Jasmin wore her (RAVELRY LINK) Mariah hoodie, giant pompom christmas hat, (RAVELRY LINK) Namu sweater, (RAVELRY LINK) Calligraphy cardigan, (RAVELRY LINK)weekender

Genevieve wore her (RAVELRY LINK) Hearthstone pullover, red and gold woven scarf and hat, (RAVLERY LINK), colorblock pullover, (RAVELRY LINK) Anna Cardigan, (RAVELRY LINK)Oliver sweater

Gigi wore the (RAVELRY LINK) knitmore cowl  2.0, and socks every day 

And (RAVELRY LINK) Cat Bordhi’s wristers. (RAVELRY LINK) Pointed Firs shawl 


Events:(21:54)

Knitgirllls Fail - Along

Stash Dash in May

Gigi mentions Chaharshanbe Souri
We are wondering about Olympics  (2020 Summer Olympics will begin on
Friday, July 23, 2021)
Tour de Fleece in July (Sat, Jun 26, 2021 – Sun, Jul 18, 2021)

Mother Knows Best:(26:09)

Give someone their flowers! (compliment freely, from Adella of LolaBean Yarn Co)

Gigi mentions the Sewing Out Loud podcast

Jasmin duplicate stitched something 

When Knitting Attacks:(28:48)

Gigi: Working on the Xmas socks, and the revers socks.

Neko angled DPNS

Gigi repaired her (RAVELRY LINK) Carli


Knits in Space:(43:49)

Raya and the last dragon, movie night for Sam’s birthday

Gigi is reading Girl, Serpent, Thorn 

And Sew On: (50:31)

Classes at Cañada continue, the class meetings  are recorded.

Moulage for Jasmin is sewn, teacher gave feedback on sleeve, next step is to sew the sloper 

Mood fabric 10 lb mystery box 


Saturday, March 13, 2021

Indoorswoman - Episode 619 - The Knitmore Girls

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Listen here:


This week's episode is sponsored by:

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Carry your creativity with Erin Lane Bags! Whether you show your fiber fandom with the woolly wonder 
Sheepleverse, or dive into history with the Curiosities collection, our project bags, totes, and hook and needle 
organizers are at the ready to keep your hobby happy.
Go to HelloFresh dot com slash knitmore12 and use code knitmore12 for 12 free meals,
including free shipping!





When was the last time your knitting yarn was a work of art?
Infinite Twist produces one-of-a-kind semi-solid gradients featuring speckles, high-lights, low-lights, and gorgeous color transitions. From 700 y Giant Gradients to 200 y matching sock sets, Infinite Twist Gradients will hold your interest from cast on to bind off.
See the currently available gradients at infinitetwist.com, or be the first to know when new colors are posted by signing up for our newsletter at infinitetwist.com/newsletter-signup

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Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices


Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life?
Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight.
For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!




On the Needles:(0:41)

Jasmin finished the collar increases on the (RAVELRY LINK) Gramps cardigan for Sam

Jasmin has made more progress on her (RAVELRY LINK) L’escargot Bleu shawl 

Gigi: picked up striped, sparkly, fun sock I started around Xmas, turned the heel, working on the foot 

Jasmin is past the armholes on the (RAVELRY LINK) Tectonic pullover in La Bien Aimée’s Aran in “Aimée’s Sweater”

Jasmin started her worsted sock arms cardigan in Knitcircus Yarn Ringmaster in “We scare because we care”. She’ll be using the “Monstropolis” gradient for the sleeves.

Jasmin finished the body and first sleeve $27 sweater test knit for KnitBoop in Little Skein Targhee Sweater; she’s more than halfway done with the second sleeve

Gigi is working on two socks for Andrew 


In Stitches:(11:38)

Jasmin wore her (RAVELRY LINK) Barberry hoodie, new hat with giant pom pom, gold college hat, octopus sweater, grey sweater from mom

Genevieve wore her (RAVELRY LINK) Hearthstone pullover, red and gold woven scarf, (RAVLERY LINK), colorblock pullover, (RAVELRY LINK) Anna Cardigan, 

Gigi wore the (RAVELRY LINK) knitmore cowl  2.0, and socks every day 

And (RAVELRY LINK) Cat Bordhi’s wristers. (RAVELRY LINK) Pointed Firs shawl 

Jasmin talks about the convertible outdoor table/bench 


Events:(16;13)

Knitgirllls Fail - Along is ongoing

Stash Dash in May

Commuter Knitter is back!

Mother Knows Best:(20:15)

Just do it. Do that repair. Watch that tutorial video. Yell at that squirrel.

Always Lots of Heinies at the Zoo 

When Knitting Attacks:(28:48)

Trying to knit in bed with dogs.


Knits in Space:(32:48)

Blossom bathing at Masumoto Family farm


And Sew On: (50:45)

Classes at Cañada continue, the classes are recorded. Love that, one can go back and follow step by step. 

Moulage for Jasmin is sewn, teacher gave feedback on sleeve