Monday, May 27, 2024

In-house Human Resources- Episode 747- The Knitmore Girls


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    On the Needles

    • Gigi : Meadowlands blanket # 13 Color way: Satyrs,s fourth triangle finished
    • Jasmin’s #BehmAlong Leftie is almost finished
    • FO: Gigi: knitting socks for college bestie.Finished
    • Jasmin is nearly finished with the vintage cardigan (Columbia Minerva, Spencer Cardigan) in Hobbii ribbon, and has sized up the pattern to fit her
    • FO: Gigi: working on Lazersheep sparkly yarn to knit socks for myself and anklets for G. My socks are done.
    • Gigi: unearthed a WIP pair of socks from our book . This is at home, concentrating and knitcompanion knitting 

    • Jasmin has finished the body, and sleeve and neck steeks on the  Sonesta pullover by Chin Matthews out of Kauni, and has picked up for the first sleeve

    • Gigi: Cast on another ridiculously sparkly Xmas yarn .This is drag along knitting 

    • Jasmin has started a cabled, dolman sleeve cardigan in white DK weight tencel, from a vintage pattern. Jasmin mentions BzyPeach

    • Gigi: Got 6 skeins of ridiculous sparkly Xmas yarn, and two regular From Hobbii

    • Meadowlands #14, spirit , in grays and blue

    Mother Knows Best:(21:34)

    • Slim Pocket Scale. Use it to figure out how much I need for each crochet row edge, also, to see if I have enough yarn for G’s Rose City Rollers, or Jelly Rolls

    When knitting attacks:(24:34)

    Gigi: ridiculously sparkly Xmas socks first one is done.  Not sure about the second one: just start, or match stripes 

    Fig tree got raided by rude Squirrels

    Jasmin missed a bunch of "At The same time"s

    Knit more, know more:(29:00)

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

    11 am tea, 3pm tea and biorhythms 

    And sew on: (NO TIME STAMP)


    • Professional image class 

    • Need to choose class for fall: choice between figure drawing and sustainability, same teacher as image class 

    • Repair cafe, last week: dyeing with plants. This week: indigo dyeing 

    • Beginning crochet 

    • Also, asked about fashion club, institutional knowledge, and I have a faculty advisor


    Babylock Victory Serger, and Euphoria Cover stitch machine

    Also: Shout out to Lisa Woolfork

    Jasmin mentions her Micro Touch Titanium MAX Lighted Personal Trimmer    

    • Can you just ease a skirt into a top to make a dress?

    • Underlining the eyelet fabric

    • How to make a built in slip

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