Monday, September 13, 2021

Ripple- Episode 643- 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?
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





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?
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On the Needles:(0:45)


In Stitches:(14:39) 

  • Gigi snuggled under the Halloween quilt, and the KAL King quilt . She wore the seersucker camp shirt from the beginning sewing class 

  • Gigi mentions Das Geheime Kabinett


Events:(20:31)


Mother Knows Best:(25:33)

Ripple effects (when you clean one place, another gets cleaner)


When Knitting Attacks(35:31)

  • The Bramwell shawl was messing with Gigi

  • Jasmin ripped back half of her Pyramis top



Knits in Space:(40:14)

Everything is better with a friend!


And Sew On: (49:10)

  • Trouser Drafting class at Cañada  College continues

  • Got measurements, need to get drafting


Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Brisk Mornings and Bald Heads- Episode 642- The Knitmore Girls

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This 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



We’d like to tell you about one of our favorite makers: Little Skein Anne.Anne is a knitter, designer, artist and storyteller. Little Skein is her shop.
She makes beautiful handmade knitting kits, hand-dyes yarn, illustrates project bags, and is slowly designing a handmade wardrobe in her San Francisco home studio.
She inspires YOUR creative journey by sharing her own. Her yarn and kits support you to make beautiful things, including a more sustainable, nourishing and equitable world.


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!

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The Sandpiper Gift & Yarn Boutique and Hoof-to-Hanger Fiber Mill in Bridgman, MI. The Sandpiper offers artisan - designed gifts (local, regional, national artists and Fair Trade products).  The boutique also offers their cottage industry fiber mill products - yarn, roving, corespun, batting, knit/woven garments, accessories, home goods and an exclusive Yarn and Fiber Club. Explore www.thesandpiper.biz




One minute Health update 

On the Needles:(0:45)


In Stitches:(15:18) 

  • Genevieve wore her Gryffindor Hat, her Hearthstone, her Manos Sweater, her Water’s Edge cardigan(our of Abstrct Fibers Perfect red), her Sweet Im-peach-ment Hat, her scarf she made herself, her Barberry Sweater, and her Anna Cardigan 

  • Gigi snuggled under the Halloween quilt, and the KAL King quilt 

  • Jasmin wore her Odds and ends cardigan and her Bandit cardigan 


Events:(19:20)


Mother Knows Best:(24:17)

When you get it done, is when you get it done!
Purloined From Sheepspot

When Knitting Attacks(28:33)

  • Jasmin neglected to add the bust darts to her Pyramis. Rrrrrip

  • Gigi is foiled by a model, the Roomba, and not using the KnitCompanion app.



Straw into Gold(37:41)

  • Finished plying the Lisa Souza Ultrafine Australian Merino Roving (Emerald city) , for the INCREDIBLES set of family sweaters

  • Finished plying the white Sue Reuser cormo (“Farrah”)

  • Genevieve wound Skeins of finished Sue Reuser cormo 3ply and 4ply (4 skeins wound,3 left to wind)

  • Genevieve counted yardage for her mom’s Liza Souza, Australian Superfine Merino, 4ply,in Emerald City(four skeins) (total yardage for this is 1,386 (not multiplied by 5 yet))

  • Genevieve practiced winding bobbins


Knits in Space:(43:03)

Visit with Dr Gemma

Wollkanal. Frieda und Laura, Saga of about 300kg colored wool, Röhnschaf,


And Sew On: (42:55)

  • Trouser Drafting class at Cañada College started.

  • Jasmin measured 

Monday, August 23, 2021

Don't Forget The Ricotta- Episode 641- The Knitmore Girls

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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




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:(2:51)

In Stitches:(13:47) 

  • Genevieve wore her Gryffindor Hat and her Hearthstone

  • Gigi:Halloween quilt 

  • Jasmin wore her Ripple Crop Top


Events:(16:02)


Mother Knows Best:(19:46)

Make a list and get it out of your head

Accidentally Purloined this from Dr Gemma and the Cogknitive Podcast

Genevieve mentions Jasmin's sloth notepad.

When Knitting Attacks(30:52)

Gigi managed to make mistakes on the Bramwell, and

Forgot to take a picture 


Straw into Gold(35:35)


Knits in Space:(37:29)

And Sew On: (42:55)

  • Checked on class. Book is  from Suzy Furrer that I bought years ago. 

Saturday, August 14, 2021

No Kittens Were Harmed- Episode 640- 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

Go to HelloFresh dot com slash knitmore14 and use code knitmore14 for up to 14 free meals,
plus free shipping!


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:(0:44)

In Stitches:(10:57) 

  • Genevieve wore her Anna Cardigan

  • Genevieve wore her pink beanie she made herself

  • Genevieve wore the scarf she wove herself

  • Gigi:Halloween quilt 


Events:(12:23)


Mother Knows Best:(15:45)

  • If you’re on a roll, roll with it

If you Give a Mouse a Cookie

Straw into Gold(24:12)

Knits in Space:(29:12)

And Sew On: (34:42)

  • Genevieve went to Jo Anne’s and got mask fabric

  • Fabric has been washed