Tuesday, May 23, 2023

Planting Seeds- Episode 716- The Knitmore Girls

Mom made my dress and I made hers; she made the humans to her left and right, and we all. Look. GOOOOOOD.

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    On the Needles:(0:38)

    Events : (14:28)

    • #MeMadeMay is HERE!  weather turned cold, wearing knitted socks again, and cowls

    • Jasmin wearing Me Mades and talking to the knitting club kids about slow fashion 

    • Cutting Edge mat
    • We discuss the Writers' Guild Strike

    Purloined :(30:06) From Dr Gemma Cogknitive Podcast

    Something I really Like: Phone case with driver’s license and cc slot

    Mother Knows Best: :(33:51)

    • Hold your hands behind your back while you’re teaching (especially with small kids)

    Knit more, know more :(42:29)

    A segment about Persian culture, history, or just generally cool stuff about Persian people.

    Protests are ongoing, 304 days.

    • More is more

    And Sew on: (49:07)

    Gigi: Fabric Analysis 2  Final Project

    When Sewing Attacks 

    •  Genevieve’s pants: not happy with the fly zipper, seam ripped a number of times 

    • Gigi dug out instructions from 1990 class 

    • Sewed the zipper in the wrong direction. 

    • Finished hand sewing 

    • Sewed princess seams on Js dress 

    • Sewed muslin for my bodice 


    • Genevieve’s suit progress, Wedding 2023 project. 

    • J dress: fabric, lining, and interfacing cut, sewing started 

    • Gigi dress: muslin cut and fitted, dress pieces 75% cut

    • Visible mending fest continues! Armrests on my throne.

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