Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Happy Valentines Day!- Episode 663- The Knitmore Girls

  Technical talk: at the given gauge (5sts/in), Genevieve’s size (27” chest) is - in my opinion- the smallest it can be done while still keeping some of the MC between the rainbow. 🌈 I love that this sweater is *almost* as extra as Genevieve is; thi

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On the Needles: (0:36)

  • Gigi worked on preemie hats

  • Jasmin finished everything on Rex’s hoodie in Seismic Yarns “Natasha”

  • Gigi finished the Musselburg hat, out of Got Your Goat, by Oink Pigments

  • Jasmin finished up to the armholes, and has nearly finished the fronts of the Cambridge cardigan in Oink Pigments “Bees Knees”

  • Gigi finished arm decreases for front and back of the Bundi cardigan

  • Jasmin finished the Reignbeaux for Genevieve in Frost Yarns DK.

  • Gigi cast on tube socks for Genevieve out of Patons Kroy

  • Gigi cast on Regia Fluormania neon socks for Jasmin (Deep Stash)


Kino Knits episode 100!

Congratulations Mary!

Mother Knows Best:(9:33)

Find Time to Laugh!

When knitting attacks (14:40)

  • Knitted front of Bundi cardigan to match back.  The armhole is too big.

  • Gigi sewed the cuffs of the pedal pushers inside out 

Knits in Space:(16:28)

The Golden Thread

The apparel industry is the greatest employer of women globally, yet less than 2 percent earn a living wage 

Space suits of the Apollo crew 

Gigi wants to read banned books 

Jasmin is reading Tell The Bees I'm Gone

And Sew On: (24:08)

Gigi almost finished the pedal pushers

Pulled weft thread for dress 

About 15 to 20 minutes per increment

Jasmin repaired Genevieve’s backpack

Jaamin mentions Ray's Sewing

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