Sunday, January 3, 2010

Go 2010! - Episode 82 - The Knitmore Girls

boo sweater

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On the Needles: (00:28)

If you haven't heard it yet, the Barbara Walker interview is live!

Gigi is still working on the dishcloth baby blanket (on the decreases). Jasmin is still working on both her Hey Jude handspun socks and the Boo Sweater. Gigi has nearly finished a pair of Cynthia Vanilla Socks out of Berroco Sox Metallic. We have been listening to the Savvy Girls' Podcast. We play the Knit Cents Podcast promo.

Ravelympics Trials: (10:46)

Join Team Knitmore here, or Team Sasquatch here. Week 1: Pick your project.

Mother Knows Best: (14:26)

Gigi talks about reclaiming/resetting frogged yarn.

Contest: (17:45)

The end of the "Do Some Good" contest is 1/9. Get your submissions in!

Straw into Gold: (19:31)

Jasmin has finished plying up the Abstract Fiber Superwash Merino in "Chartreuse". Jasmin has finished the first pound of "Crimson Shadows" for Gigi. Jasmin talks about the Falkland sheep breed, micron count, and reviews the Falkland Top from the Crown Mountain Farms Fiber of the Month club. Jasmin also talks about referring to the OKSU "Breeds of Livestock" page .

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