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On the Needles: (0:39)
Genevieve finished her Liza Souza BFL hat in “Spruce”
Gigi: one of Andrew’s socks:bound off, second one started
Jasmin picked up a cashmere/cashmere silk hat with beads out of the UFO bin (ancient yarn) . She likes the Fleegle beader.
Gigi :the Elton cardigan,, super wash merino, from Neighborhood Fiber Co. did right front shoulder ,
Genevieve wound Onyx Fiber Arts DK “Burst”
Gigi tube socks: Always Be Kind Yarn, Inclusive Pride Stripes, with a yellow mini skein for Genevieve First one bound off. Thigh high, second one started
Genevieve worked on a pink preemie hat
Jasmine finished the Autumn Vines beret in Codex by cephalopod Yarns
Genevieve started another hat out of Liza Souza, BFL, “Spruce” (Made in same yarn as previous BFL hat)
Gigi :wearing Jasmin’s a line skirt Halloween quilt, old skirt
Genevieve wore her Coronation Cardigan
Jasmin & Diane from Lady Dye are co-hosting a KAL! The Sea Glass Pullover (in DK). Pushed back to June 20
Stash Dash has started! May 27 - End of August
Rhinebeck ! (Hopefully.)
Mother Knows Best:(25:11)
Use whatever you need to keep track. (i-cord, stitch markers) light bulb shaped stitch markersLife lines , thread markers, Aunt Lydia's Crochet Cotton
When Knitting Attacks:(29:55)
Stitch marker hubris on hat
Knits in Space:(48:43)
Gilded Age : New Money Old Rules: The Gilded Age podcast
Silk protein was found in graves 8500 yrs ago
Earliest fabric found dates back to 5500 yrs
Silk worms were bred to human purposes and became depended on people
And Sew On :(49:49)
8646:Vogue dress Progress. Threading Serger
Jasmin wants to adjust the dropped crotches on a couple of her rompers