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On The Needles:( 0:30)
Jasmin has finished knitting on the Mini Mondo Cable Cardi. For the Ravellenic games she started the Debbie Bliss Ribbed Baby Jacket out of Malabrigo Rios. Gigi is knitting Hannah Fettig's Featherweight cardigan in Vail, by Classic Elite.
Gigi is working on the Sister Joan Shawl. Also, Jasmin has an "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie" brain and wants to knit a matching sweaters in the Arwen pattern out of Madeline Tosh DK that she had purchased at A Verb For Keeping Warm, and a matching Lamb's Pride, that was originally intended to be a Tilted Duster. Gigi is also working on the Mishke.
September 3rd, we are planning to attend the Monterey Wool Auction, at the Monterey County Fairground
Mother Knows Best:(17:21)
This week we answer a question from the "What Do You Want to Hear About" thread, and talk about high tech and low tech methods of keeping track of multiple cables and increases/decreases in a pattern. We mention Clover locking stitch markers, and Excel spread sheets
This week we are purloining "This Week in TV", from the TV Knitting podcast, hosted by StitchMistress. We talk about Season 10 of Project Runway, and the amazing blouse by Ven.
This week we review Toe-Up Socks in a Box, by Wendy D. Johnson, and Toe-Up Socks for Every Body, by Wendy D. Johnson. We also mention (and recommend) Socks from the Toe Up.
Straw Into Gold:(41:20)
Gigi has one ounce left of her SPAKAL spinning, and has done a bit of spinning on her Turkish drop spindle.
Jasmin is plying her shetland singles for the Goodale sweater, and she has been enabling her friends into buying Woolee Winders. She is also coveting a MiniSpinner.