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Very Elegant Locusts- Episode 715- The Knitmore Girls
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On the Needles :(0:34)
Gigi at Jasmin’s house knitting: striped socks for Andrew.
Gigi: started Meadowlands 3.0 , Very potato chippy. 3 colors so far reddish purple, fuchsia, purple. Now: pumpkin and grey / lavender
Gigi: cast on a striped preemie hat
Jasmin finished the brim on Vertizontal Slouch hat #2 in some aged self-striping yarn
Jasmin continues on a Big Hair Much Care hat by Fatimah Hinds in Valkyrie Yarns self-striping yarn. (30% more stitches than as written)
Dipole hat, by Chin Matthews in Seismic Yarn’s butter sock in the “Escape” colorway. “Compassion Collection where 20% of gross sales will be donated to an organization that supports a marginalized community. As a Pride inspired colorway, it only makes sense that the donations go to The Trevor Project, an organization that provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention to LGBTQIA+ youth.”
#MeMadeMay is HERE! weather turned cold, Gigi is wearing knitted socks again, and cowls
Jasmin is posting selfies of her me -mades. Wearing the Citrus Dress
Mother Knows Best: (19:40)
Ask An Expert (the principal suggesting finger knitting and knitting dolls for the littles)
When Knitting Attacks :(31:17)
Fashion Analysis 2 Laundering
Knit more, know more :(36:10)
A segment about Persian culture, history, or just generally cool stuff about Persian people.
Protests are ongoing, 297 days.
And Sew on: (40:32)
Genevieve’s pants: not happy with the fly zipper, seam ripped a number of times
Dug out instructions from 1990 class
Genevieve’s suit progress, Wedding 2023 project. (J dress pattern traced, muslin sewn and altered, ready to cut The Real Fabric.)
Visible mending fest continues! Yoga bolster with vines.