Thursday, April 8, 2021

Moosematician- Episode 623 - The Knitmore Girls

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This week's episode is sponsored by:


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.

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When was the last time your knitting yarn was a work of art?
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See the currently available gradients at infinitetwist.com, or be the first to know when new colors are posted by signing up for our newsletter at infinitetwist.com/newsletter-signup


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



Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life?
Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight.
For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!


On the Needles:(0:46)

Genevieve wound some yarn for her mom, and some "Blue S
pruce " from Lisa Souza Dyeworks
and is knitting a hat for herself

Gigi bound off one Xmas sock, and cast on the second one using the [RAVELRY LINK] "Vanilla is the new Black "pattern

Jasmin is past the curved hems on her worsted sock arms cardigan in Knitcircus Yarn Ringmaster in “We scare because we care”. She’ll be using the “Monstropolis” gradient for the sleeves.

Gigi finished one sock for Andrew cast on a new one 

Gigi mentions the Things You  Missed in History Class podcast and the Spy museum in DC

Jasmin finished the body, and started the first sleeve on her the Odds and Ends test knit for Tina Tse in the Knitmore Gradient from Black Trillium Fibers held together with a strand of Diptera from LolaBean Yarn Co.


In Stitches:(10:07)

Genevieve wore her (RAVELRY LINK) Hearthstone pullover, the [RAVELRY LINK] Oliver Sweater, and the Side to Side Fade cardigan

Gigi stopped wearing knit socks every day. Also, she used her cotton Quilt doubled

she wore the (RAVELRY LINK) Pointed Firs shawl .Flannel shirt and, Camp shirt

from beginning clothing construction 

Jasmin wore the Pointed Firs shawl, and the [RAVELRY LINK] September Morn pullover


Events:(14:22)

Knitgirllls Fail - Along is ongoing

Stash Dash in May

 2020 Summer Olympics will begin on Friday, July 23, 2021

The knitting event concurrent with the Olympics

Tour de Fleece in July (Sat, Jun 26, 2021 – Sun, Jul 18, 2021)

6 weeks of training leading up to the events

Mother Knows Best:(18:09)

Skills beget skills

Jasmin mentions the test knit for Tina Tse, as well as preview knitting the Side to Side Fade cardigan for Ellie Skeinanigans



When Knitting Attacks:(28:38)

Genevieve started a hat at night.

Gigi: working on Andrew’s socks. 


Knits in Space:(32:39)

Allen v Farrow, separating the art from the artist

Art by Elliot LINK

Adella, the Enabler

And Sew On: (39:32)

Classes at Cañada continue, the classes  are recorded.

Drafting moulages for every one I measured 

San Francisco City College registration is starting

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Lizard Habitat - Episode 622 - The Knitmore Girls

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Listen here:

This week's episode is sponsored by:

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.



When was the last time your knitting yarn was a work of art?
Infinite Twist produces one-of-a-kind semi-solid gradients featuring speckles, high-lights, low-lights, and gorgeous color transitions. From 700 y Giant Gradients to 200 y matching sock sets, Infinite Twist Gradients will hold your interest from cast on to bind off.
See the currently available gradients at infinitetwist.com, or be the first to know when new colors are posted by signing up for our newsletter at infinitetwist.com/newsletter-signup


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
Books plus knitting plus happy memories. That’s Little Skein in the Big Wool. We make kits, yarn and project bags that bring your favorite stories to life. Find *your* favorite story at littleskein.com


Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life?
Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight.
For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!





On the Needles:(0:41)

Gigi is working on two socks for Andrew

Jasmin finished her (RAVELRY LINK) Tectonic pullover in La Bien Aimée’s Aran in “Aimée’s Sweater”.

Jasmin finished her sideways fade cardigan preview knit  for Ellie Skeinanigans in a Frost Yarns DK gradient

Jasmin is past the curved hems on her worsted sock arms cardigan in Knitcircus Yarn Ringmaster in “We scare because we care”. She’ll be using the “Monstropolis” gradient for the sleeves.

Jasmin started the Odds and Ends test knit for Tina Tse in the Black Trillium Fibers (no longer dyeing) Knitmore Gradient held together with LolaBean Yarn Co Diptera. Genevieve knitted a few stitches on Jasmin's
Genevieve wound the mini skeins for the Side to Side sweater, she worked on the side to side Fade cardigan,

Genevieve wound a skein of Bunny slippers yarn from Oink,and she likes winding skeins
Jasmin mentions the ball winder from Nancy's Knit Knacks



In Stitches:(14:36)

Genevieve wore her (RAVELRY LINK) Hearthstone pullover, (RAVELRY LINK) red and gold woven scarf and hat, (RAVELRY LINK) Coronation cardigan, (RAVELRY LINK) Anna Cardigan, Tiny Tea Leaves cardigan, Payne pullover

Gigi wore socks every day, the (RAVELRY LINK) Carli sweater with zipper, a Flannel shirt from clothing construction class


Events:(19:12)

Knitgirllls Fail - Along is ongoing

Stash Dash in May

2020 Summer Olympics will begin on Friday, July 23, 2021

Tour de Fleece in July (Sat, Jun 26, 2021 – Sun, Jul 18, 2021)Knitting Olympics LINK
#TeamSasquatch



Mother Knows Best:(23:38)

Optimize your making area.MIMMO Caddy by Mollie Ollie



When Knitting Attacks:(40:02)

Jasmin is working on a test knit. She didn't like her second row, and it didn't get better


Knits in Space:(42:45)

Play in some dirt




And Sew On: (51:31)

Classes at Cañada continue, the classes are recorded.

Drafting moulages for every one I measured