Friday, January 4, 2019

Team Spoiler - Episode 514 - The Knitmore Girls

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On the Needles:(0:33)
Jasmin is enthusing about TinCan Knits, Polygon Blanket. Gigi did more units for the polygon blanket.
Jasmin has made some progress on her Viajiante.
Gigi has Vanilla Is The New Black socks on the needles,  in the "Deep End" colorway, and has cast
on a new pair in "Rainbow Stripes" and "Purple Haze".  You can get all of the colors of Paton's Kroy
from Craftsy Gigi wants to work on the Non Euclidian heel
They talk about the Strickplaner (<- link="" span="" youtube="">purchase one here) by Martina Behm.

Jasmin finished her Tied Knots hat and her Age of Winter hat.
Since Gigi has finished her Vitamin D sweater, she set up to knit another Rocky Coast cardigan
Gigi has set up a kit for the Poza cowl by Ysolda, out of Floating from A Verb For Keeping Warm.
She also wants to set up  Curls by Hunter As Well as a set of Fingerless Mitts by Cat Bordhi.
(Correction: Gigi called them Wristwarmers )

Jasmin has finished the front of her Worsted Boxy and started the back. Jasmin worked on a pair of
socks out of the Cozy Knitter’s “Gingerbread House” colorway,

Jasmin’s UFO finishing spree: Goin Gold hat by meliabella knit in Black Trillium Quadra.
Gigi finished a preemie hat, but it still needs a pompom.

Events: (30:19)
- #ChooseYourOwnAdventureKAL is ongoing. Jasmin is knitting the Fading Lines from Joji Locatelli.

In Stitches:(32:34)
- Jasmin: wool socks,looped loop cowl, ALL THE HATS
- Gigi : Quynn hat with ear flaps, Greyhaven hat, sockhead cowl, Knitmore cowl, Christmas socks,
wool socks. Mondo cable pulli. she thinks she should knit a pair of Christmas socks every year.
-Andrew: Cashmere Andrew’s Watch Caps, green/yellow woven scarf

Mother Knows Best:(36:22)
Thanks to Amy Beth from The Fat Squirrel Speaks podcast for the recommendation!

When Knitting Attacks:(42:13)
Swatch too small. Gigi mentions the Akerworks tool kit

This week we review: A Hug From Henry. Jasmin also mentions the Slate Falls Press children's books.

And Sew On:(52:36)
Gigi finished the Grinch bags.

Gigi is trying to sew or do something sewing related every day.
Reading the Male Pattern Boldness blog. Peter Lappin.   He made a suit out of pink wool tweed at FIT
in NY city.  Kenneth D King is teaching at FIT.

Gigi talks about the postage stamp quilt.

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