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Jasmin has been knitting away on the Cascade Cardigan, and loves it. It is themed after The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
This week Gigi has finished both sleeves of her Katje and is working on the bottom of the hoodie. On the Playful Stripes Cardigan, all that remains to be done is the finishing. We discuss alternate ways of finishing loose thread ends. Jasmin saw a possible solution on Clara Parkes' instagram feed.
Gigi will be finishing the second of the Magic Carpet Socks. She finished a preemie hat and put a few more rows on socks for Genevieve out of yarn left over from Papa Knitmore's socks.
Gigi wore her Cookie Monster Sweater (gift from a friend), her Cassidy, and her Katarina. She gifted her turquoise Ophidian do a friend
Jasmin wore her Mondo Cable Cardi, and is thinking of adding a zipper to it
Sam wore his Sharks hat, a mystery purple and blue hat, his Sharks Daybreak, and his dad's Kanteinen.
Brandon wore his hat, neckwarmer and wristers. Genevieve wore her pink cardi that her Auntie Aimless knit for her.
We will be attending:
- February 21-24, 2013: Stitches West
Say hello if you see us!
Mother Knows Best:(18:18)
This week we are answering a question from the "What do you want to hear about thread", about what shoes to wear with hand knit socks.
We mention Dansko and Sanita shoes
This week we Purloin "Todays Notion" from the twinneedle podcast, hosted by Tini and Maria Denmark. We love our Miracle Ironing Board Cover!
This week we review The Knitter's Curiosity Cabinet by Hunter Hammersen