Monday, July 20, 2020

Barnyard Episode - Episode 585- The Knitmore Girls

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One minute family update

On the Needles:(1:11)
After a month of concerns about users who have been harmed by NuRav being ignored, we are shifting to adding more content to our shownotes pages in order to make them as accessible as possible to our listeners.
From here forward, we will be putting our projects here on our blog as well as in Ravelry.

Gigi is swatching for a Ridgeline cowl out of Backyard Fiberworks

Gigi is working on Knitmore cowls. She is working on a Fade cowl out of an Onyx Fiber Arts mini skein bundle.
and one out of primary colors from Black Trillium Fibers
Gigi is working on the Ochre cardigan 
Jasmin picked up her 2014 SPAKAL Harvest Cardigan. She has finished the sleeves, and is nearly done
with the bottom edging.
Jasmin is making good progress on her Match and Move shawl (by Martina Behm #behmalong); she's

Gigi is working on Opus the Octopus. She sewed eyelids, and is working on tentacles Gigi finished the
washcloth blanket out of acrylic yarn 
Gigi knitted a washcloth blanket out of acrylic yarn
Gigi had set up a preemie hat kit: she is making more baby bear hats (RAVELRY LINK) out of Jamieson yarn and some
yellow yarn, and is knitting plain hats to embroider later.

In Stitches (14:51)
Gigi is sleeping under a Stack and Whack quilt.
She is wearing her A line skirt, using a  burrito pillow case, and also the yellow Cal King quilt

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We talk about Drinking French
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Tour de Fleece has started! #Team Sasquatch

Mother Knows Best:(29:00)
Just keep swimming.
We reference Dr Gemma 

When Knitting Attacks: (32:44)
Gigi : cast on again for the primary color cowl. Making it pool is hard
Gigi: Ochre cardigan. She ripped out the sleeve, and picked up more sleeve stitches at the underarm 
Jamin dropped a stitch on her  2014 SPAKAL Harvest Cardigan.

Jasmin mentions Elsebelth Lavold 

Straw into Gold:(48:51)
Tour de Fleece! Jasmin is finished spinning and plying the Targhee/Romney/Angelina from Morro Fleece
for a sweater. 
Jasmin finished spinning her Elsa blue Abby batts
Jasmin is half finished with spinning the cashmere/silk roving from Abstract Fiber 
Gigi is spinning on the Jenkins Turkish drop spindle

Knits in Space:(54:48)
Jasmin took Gigi on a virtual fabric store visit 

And Sew On:(58:20)
Gigi dug out UFOs. Working on the background of a whole cloth quilt piece. There are feathers with a
grid background. Genevieve is practicing sewing straight lines. Gigi cut fashion fabric and lining for
Grinch bags.  They are black light reactive .She is hand basting the zipper from her Carli sweater

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