Thursday, September 10, 2020

Shawlter in Place - Episode 593 - The Knitmore Girls


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On the Needles:(5:19)
Gigi working on the second pair of Hue Loco knee high socks:
Jasmin is making steady progress, 2rd to last stripe on her Match and Move shawl.
(by Martina Behm #behmalong); knitting it in Black Cat Fibers Nomad Sock
Gigi kitchenered two Xmas socks, and cast on another one in purple. 
Jasmin finished the Baby Bandit by Jacqueline Cieslak test knit, in Little Skein Harvest Sport Sugar
Maple for Genevieve.
Gigi knitted on the (RAVELRY LINK) Flickering shawl  out of grey and Styx in
Lisa Souza Dyeworks Deluxe Sock.  She is working on that at Jasmin’s house. 
Jasmin cast on the (RAVELRY LINK) Humo Amargo Cardigan
Jasmin started her (RAVELRY LINK) Lawrenson Pullover in Oink Pigments Dapper “Mommy Dearest”.
Gigi worked on the Ridgeline cowl, R O Y G(BIV) . The main color is a dark gray-ish blue 
Jasmin blocked: Baby Bandit, Calligraphy cardigan, Cassidy cardigan and Payne
Gigi started an  emPower the People cowll in Neighborhood Fiber Company DK in Remington.
Deep purple with some discreet, lighter streaks 
Gigi has finished another tentacle. Opus the octopus now had four finished legs 

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Stash Dash 2020 is over. Jasmin finished 18,816.5 meters! BostonJen finished 
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Mother Knows Best:(24:11)

When Knitting Attacks: (36:20)
Gigi was working on the second pair of Hue Loco knee high socks. Didn’t read the part of the
instructions that said to switch to smaller needles. Need to frog that part. 
Also, started a pair of Christmas socks on those size 0 needles 

Knits in Space:(40:23)
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A Stitch in Time

And Sew On:(44:47)
Gigi remotely attended class meetings of the tailoring class at Cañada college. 
The pattern for the Opium coat came in the mail.

Jasmin took Gigi to Thai Silks remotely.

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