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On the Needles:(0:32)
Gigi uses Teaspoonthief's modifications.
Jasmin finished the front, and is nearly finished with the first sleeve of Genevieve’s Christmas Sweater
(Oliver Sweater) out of Onyx Fiber Arts DK.
Gigi has been working on a couple of Wee Envelope sweaters. The knitting is done on the pink one; a bright green one is also done. Gigi has cast on a third one.
We will be collecting hats (locally) for refugees in New England:
Maine Access Immigrant Network
237 Oxford St., Suite 25A
Portland, ME 04101
- True North Hearts and Hands donations:
-We will take a break from podcasting from January until March.
If you have suggestions for what to bring for the Podcast Tune-Up, let us know!
In Stitches (11:45)
handspun ribbi, and Greyhaven hat.
Gigi: red cowl, night shirt, cross stitched Christmas pillows, trapunto school project pillow
Mother Knows Best:(21:28)
Awful task? Do it with a friend. (Winding, mending, weaving in ends, etc.)
Jasmin mentions Vanishing Wool by Clara Parks. Correction: The book is called Vanishing Fleece
When Knitting Attacks: (29:59)
Gigi started a new cuff. Instead of switching to garter stitch, She kept purling.
Jasmin kept magically adding stitches to the garter stitch snowflake hat.
And Sew On:(35:36)
Gigi’s sewing class at Cañada College: class modeled finished slopers and took pictures. Now I can
adjust commercial patterns using my sloper.
Also two days a week next semester that I am not in class will be sewing days.
Sewing area is cluttered with mending.
Gigi and Jasmin co-host a knitting podcast featuring regular segments such as "On the needles", "Mother Knows Best", and "When Knitting Attacks!"