No matter what you need, the barmaids have you covered from head to toe. Face pudding to keep you smiling, Lolo lips keep them kissable, probiotic deodorant for keeping you fresh as a rose, oh for feet’s sake to keep your feet soft and sandal ready, and the Lolo body bar for everything in between. You can find all this - and more! at bar-maids.com
Every hobby needs organization, every project needs a place. Erin.Lane bags helps you turn your fiber pasttime into neat and organized endeavor. Our project bags, totes, and needle and notions organizers are everything you need to keep your fiber arts from fraying.
Named for the Three Fates and the Three Graces in Greek Mythology, Infinite Twist Fates and Graces are three-packs of cake-dyed gradient yarns. They are sisters (from the same dye lot), but not triplets. Each cake is 200 yards long, and knits up into five unique stripes. Variegated, speckled, or semi-solid, each stripe brings something new to your needles. To showcase these gorgeous gradients, Infinite Twist has worked up an easy Bias Scarf Kit featuring Fates and Graces. If you can k2tog and m1, you can knit this scarf!
Perfect for purse- or travel-knitting, and available in the Infinite Twist shop.
Do you live in Northern California or have plans to visit in the near future? If so, hop aboard Jimmy’s Biggest Little Bus Tour! Once a month, a chartered bus will drive passengers from the Bay Area and Sacramento Valley through the beautiful Tahoe forest to Jimmy Beans in Reno, Nevada. Once there, you’ll spend an exciting day shopping Jimmy’s HUGE warehouse, meeting knitting celebrities, taking classes and, of course, KNITTING!! To find dates and locations near you, head to jimmybeanswool.com/bus.
On the Needles:(0:32)
Gigi is casting on another preemie hat.
Jasmin is working on the Tale as Old as Time cowl.
We have started a new Knitalong August 1st. This is a design from Romi Hill with yarn from Lorna's Laces. It is the #3PartHarmonyKal! You can find details in our ravelry thread.
Gigi just finished the first set of chart B
Jasmin has finished the Hearthstone pullover by Ysolda Teague, and is about to cast on the All You Need is Hat hat in the leftover yarn.
Gigi cast on a pair of vanilla socks out of Regia on Sock Rockets.
Jasmin has sewn labels into her Resistance Hat, Rex’s Lionheart pullover, and the grosgrain ribbon into Rex’s Sideways Dude cardigan. Labels by Sterling Labels.
We talk about the #3Part Harmony KAL, out of Lorna's Laces. String Quintet kit.
9 green, 6 yellow, 3 red squares. She is knitting backwards, like Entrelac. She is also using the shadow wrap technique .
Jasmin mentions the Persian Tiles blankets we are planning.
Jasmin has nearly finished her first "history has its eyes on you” socks. She did the heel "Smooth Operator" Style.
Jasmin is knitting Icord with Genevieve! Embellish Knit!
Jasmin mentions short knitting needles for Genevieve from Brittany
Stash Dash has started! (May 26 until Midnight August 20th) This is hosted by the Knit Girllls
PIQF, October 12-15 2017
Stitches West February 22-25, 2018
We are contacting Do Some Good and Grinchalong winners this week and will ship prizes as we get mailing addresses.
Also, #operationsockdrawer, and #projectSweaterChest Have started again.
Mother Knows Best:(28:47)
This week we answer a question from the "What do you want to hear about" thread about preemie hats. If you have suggestions for preemie hats, please put them in the episode thread.
When Knitting Attacks:(35:05)
Gigi missed switching colors on the harmonize shawl. She used the opportunity to show Genevieve how to tink.
There was a Harmonize CAGE MATCH.
This week we review Knits for Girls and Young Juniors
Correction: it is not Silk Crepe De Chine, but China Silk that is optimal for lining wools, and available from Thai Silk