Thursday, August 27, 2020

Donuts and Democracy - Episode 591 - The Knitmore Girls

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On the Needles:(0:39)
Gigi finished one pair of Hue Loco knee high socks:
Jasmin is making steady progress, 3rd to last stripe on her Match and Move shawl
(by Martina Behm #behmalong); knitting it in Black Cat Fibers Nomad Sock
Gigi mention the Lady Eleanor shawl
Gigi knitted on the (RAVELRY LINK) Flickering shawl  out of grey and Styx in
Jasmin knit four swatches! Real sized even.
Gigi is almost done with  the (RAVELRY LINK)Treppenviertel cowl in Alexandra The Art of Yarn in the
colorway Dark Side of the Moon 
Jasmin finished her handspun Calligraphy Cardigan , and mentions the Button Emporium.
Jasmin mentions Jean Frost Chanel Jacket
Gigi worked on the Ridgeline cowl, R O Y(GBIV)
We will ask Little Skein Anne if she is planning to Sock the Vote this year
Gigi finished the third tentacle on Opus the Octopus and worked on the fourth
Gigi doesn't remember what she wanted silk and linen yarn for.

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Mother Knows Best:(30:24)
Incremental Improvement
Jasmin mentions WildKratts

When Knitting Attacks: (37:15)
Gigi ran short of yarn on the Treppenviertel 
Jasmin: 3 of 4 swatches need to be redone. BOOOOO.

Knits in Space:(37:15)

And Sew On:(43:48)
Gigi remotely attended the first and second meeting of the tailoring class at Cañada college. 
The textbook and material package was delivered after class. Homework was reading 4 chapters and

sewing a shoulder pad

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