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On the Needles: (0:39)
Jasmin mentions the Ohlone Restaurant in the Berkeley area
Gigi working on a pair of denim blue tube socks for Genevieve
Gigi :red and grey tube socks for Genevieve, are done,
Gigi cast on another striped Regia sock for Andrew They seem to grow faster
Gigi Elton cardigan. Swatch is washed
She mentions the Amigurumi kits she picked up at Stitches West
Neighborhood Fiber Company Go Fund Me update :LINK
$52,598 up to $53,654 this last week; raised of the $150,000.00 goal
Jasmin & Lady Dye Diane are co-hosting a KAL! The Sea Glass Pullover (in DK). Pushed back to late may!
Stash Dash! May-August
Carpet Beetle Gate 2022 (Here's the bug identification app Jasmin mentioned)
#MeMadeMay is coming up, Gigi is listening to Check your Thread, a sewing podcast by the lady who started MeMadeMay
Mother Knows Best:(20:19)
Sometimes you just need a sounding board
When Knitting Attacks:(24:16)
Gigi overshoots length of sock leg by 1 ½”
Has not done a heel flap in such a long time, forgot the sequence
Knits in Space:(29:57)
Bolt Threads in Emeryville, making synthetic spider silk out of sugar, water, salt, and yeast at a commercially viable scale
4000 kinds of spider silk from different species
Jasmin mentions Wildkratts
And Sew On:(34:36)
Tracing pattern for wrap dress Vogue 8646