Saturday, July 8, 2023

Scurvy Colored - Episode 721- The Knitmore Girls

Verne the 80-year-old man who lives in my head demanded a cardigan befitting his age and grumpitude.    (Pattern: Must Have Cardigan from @Patonsyarn booklet 500989 FF Yarn: Malabrigo Rios Bobby Blue)  You can hear all about this project and all the other

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    On the Needles:(0:33)

    • Jasmin’s Piñata jacket by Quaylyn Stark is FINISHED!

    • Gigi: brown socks for Andrew are bound off

    • Jasmin’s Patons “Must Have Cardigan” in Malabrigo Rios “Bobby Blue” is making fast progress up the body (Jasmin mentions her beloved Susanne's rosewood glove needles)

    • Jasmin’s Patons Cabled Hoodie is nearly at the armholes, in Seismic Yarns “Citrine” Butter Sock Dk

    • Gigi: used the last of the brown yarn to knit the toe of the yellow speckled socks

    • Gigi: working on Meadowlands 4 . First triangle is done 

    • Ripple Halter by Jessie Mae out of Tess ribbon. Jasmin mentions the Winderfull!


    • Cognitive Fiber Retreat Nov 11 2023

    • J trip to NY from 6/21-6/28

    • Tour de Fleece 7/1-7/22

    Mother Knows Best: (29:01)

    Tell your friends if you need something, or ask your mother for her bobbin of clear thread

    When knitting attacks:(33:50)

    • Mis-crossed cable. Dropped down, and fixed.

    Knit more, know more :(38:55)

    A segment about Persian culture, history, or just generally cool stuff about Persian people.

    Protests are ongoing, 339 days

    Persian baking . Chickpea cookies , rice flour cookies, Napoleons, halva, baklava, Honey Bakery

    Sholeh zard, White Stuff with farina is called Fereni.

    And Sew On: (49:45)

    Gigi: got my grade for Fabric Analysis 2

    • Jasmin sewed the fit and flare dress to go with her pinata jacket; can not recommend the pattern.

    Holographic fabric is called "Performance Stretch Apparel Fabric Silver Electric"
    Fabric glue that @juriface recommended is "Fabri-Tac"

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