Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Curb Treasure- Episode 584 - The Knitmore Girls

Listen here:

This episode is sponsored by:
erin_lane_logo coloredb grey
Carry your creativity with Erin Lane Bags! Whether you show your fiber fandom with the woolly wonder 
Sheepleverse, or dive into history with the Curiosities collection, our project bags, totes, and hook and needle 
organizers are at the ready to keep your hobby happy.

Go to and use code 80knitmore to get a total of $80 off, including free
shipping on your first box. Additional restrictions apply, please visit for more details.

We all have it, we all snicker about it.
Fun Fur.
Whether it’s eyelash, boucle, or just generally furry, it’s hard to find projects for novelty yarn.
With a sweet face, spiraling horns, and delightfully rotund body, Friendsheep by Cate Carter-Evans
lets you transform your novelty and textured yarns into sweet, fleecy little friends.
Pattern available on Ravelry; more info 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.
A lot of folks we know are taking road trips this summer. But things are a little different this year, aren't they? Our long-time sponsor, LoLo Body Care wants to remind you to pack your masks, extra gloves, and hand sanitizer. After you've thoroughly cleaned your hands at a rest stop or gas pump don't forget to moisturize! And LoLo has the perfect item for you. The LoLo Twist is everything that you love about the LoLo bar, but with a hands-free experience. LoLo Twist is quick absorbing and so convenient. Slips right in your purse, pocket or backpack. Enjoy the road, keep creating, and do the Twist at

On the Needles:(0:54)

Gigi wants to make knee high socks. She cast on two skeins of Hue Loco.
Jasmin is making good progress on her Match and Move shawl (by Martina Behm #behmalong); she's
Gigi had set up a preemie hat kit: she is making more baby bear hats out of Jamieson yarn and she found
some yellow yarn, and is knitting bee hives .
Jasmin has finished the Cardizen in Onyx Fiber Arts, all but the second cuff and is figuring out how to get more yarn to finish.
Gigi is working on the Ochre Cardigan; She is working on the sleeves.
She is working on Opus the Octopus
Jasmin picked up her 2014 SPAKAL Harvest Cardigan. Finished the first sleeve, nearly done with the
Gigi has a genius idea for pulling UFOs

In Stitches (12:22)
Gigi is sleeping under a Stack and Whack quilt.
A line skirt 

The Operation Sock Drawer book will be published in October. Call Hicklebees for a SIGNED preorder copy of Operation Sock Drawer
knitty.com   has a comprehensive list of events that have been canceled
Stash Dash 2020. Dates 5/22 to 8/22/20 #teamcuteknitter #beatbostonjen
Tour de Fleece has started! #Team Sasquatch

Mother Knows Best:(20:58)
Set yourself up for success.

When Knitting Attacks: (32:01)
Gigi : an old UFO managed to unravel partially. 
She connected the eyelids for Opus, the octopus. 
She lost her mojo, and just wants to knit, without thinking 
Jasmin lost yarn chicken for her Cardizen


Straw into Gold:(53:47)
Tour de Fleece! Jasmin is on the home stretch spinning the Targhee/Romney/Angelina from Morro Fleece
for a sweater. 
Gigi is spinning on the Jenkins Turkish drop spindle

Knits in Space:(59:07)
Being together, apart.

And Sew On:(1:05:48)
Gigi finished a basket of sack gowns !

She is planning to alternate bigger projects with NICU projects

No comments:

Post a Comment