Friday, March 22, 2019

Make More Cookies- Episode 525 - The Knitmore Girls

Listen here:

This week's episode is sponsored by:

No matter what you need, the barmaids have you covered from head to toe. Face pudding to keep you smiling, Lolo lips keep them kissable, probiotic deodorant for keeping you fresh as a rose, oh for feet’s sake to keep your feet soft and sandal ready, and the Lolo body bar for everything in between. You can find all this - and more! at
Every hobby needs organization, every project needs a place.  Erin.Lane bags helps you turn your fiber pasttime into neat and organized endeavor.  Our project bags, totes, and needle and notions organizers are everything you need to keep your fiber arts from fraying.
Dreaming of Fall sweater weather? Infinite Twist has you covered with Dyer's Choice Sweater Quantities. Each yarn pack includes 1800 yards of hand-dyed 6-ply Merino in a one-of-a-kind color for $98, and shipping is free! Colors are not repeatable, and when they're gone, they're gone. Check out the colors currently available at
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.

On the Needles:(0:31)
Gigi is working on  her first project from Stitches West 2019 Drea’s Shawl, out of Oink Pigments in
Birthday Suit and Zoot Suit.  One row now takes forever.

Jasmin has finished her Sarcastic Unicorn  Sockhead Cowl. She cast on a Cousteau hat out of
Oink Pigments "Roy G pig" colorway
Gigi: knitted ears onto an old bear hat
Jasmin is nearly finished with a Bubbles Hat (by Woolly Wormhead) out of Cedar House Yarns for

Events: (9:50):
- May 18 (tentatively) Spinning at the Winery
-Tour de Fleece July 6-28

In Stitches:(12:01)
- Gigi : Quynn hat with ear flaps, Knitmore cowl, wool socks, Beastkeeper shawl, rainbow cowl
- Jasmin: wool socks, Random V neck pullover, cashmere aran wrap shawl, crocheted scarf, looped loop cowl
- Andrew: Cashmere Andrew’s Watch Caps,
- Rex: Doesn’t want to wear his fox hat, but wants to keep it in his sweater chest

Mother Knows Best: (14:12)

This week we answer a question from the "What do you want to hear about?' thread about how to frog

WKA: (21:50)
Gigi  split a stitch 16 rows down,
Came to the end of a row, noticed that I used the wrong color yarn.  Tink!
Bear hat was lopsided

And Sew On:(24:30)
Empire top with French dart. Bias dress: two variations, slip dress.
Postage stamp quilted pillow cover, quilted using a Stitch in the ditch foot

No comments:

Post a Comment