Monday, April 6, 2015

Director's Cut - Galina Khmeleva (2010) - The Knitmore Girls


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Mentioned in this episode:

We start by talking about Borscht. (You can find the recipes Galina mentioned in Please to the Table: The Russian Cookbook)
The Omnivore's Dilemma
Gossamer Webs: The History and Techniques of Orenburg Lace Shawls
The Gossamer Webs Design Collection: Three Orenburg Shawls to Knit
Piece in May/June 2008 Piecework (available here: Piecework 2008-2009 CD Collection)
Kahdril in Twist Collective
The Orenburg Downy Shawl by Irina Bushukhina
The Lace Museum in Sunnyvale, CA

You can find Galina online here, on Ravelry here, and her teaching schedule here.

1 comment:

  1. I listened to every single word of Galinas story with delight and am inspired to learn more of the beautiful Orenburg lace shawl traditions. Thank you knitmores for this terrific interview.