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    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!

    Happy 16th!Podcast anniversary

    On the Needles(0:32)

    Gigi ; Meadowlands blanket # 13 Color way: Satyrs,s fourth triangle finished waiting for crochet border

    Jasmin’s #BehmAlong Leftie is almost finished

    Jasmin is finished- finished with the vintage cardigan (Columbia Minerva, Spencer Cardigan) in Hobbii ribbon, and has sized up the pattern to fit her. Gigi: unearthed a WIP pair of socks from our book . This is at home, concentrating and knitcompanion knitting on hold Jasmin has finished- finished the Sonesta pullover by Chin Matthews out of Kauni. Meadowlands #14, spirit grays and blue working on second triangle Jasmin is finishing the front of her Morello top by Lana jois in pink Oink pigments Guild linen/silk Stash Dash #TeamCuteknitter #BeatBostonJen, #StashDash2024

    thank you to the People who donated to our School Knitting Club

    Stash Dash has started, Jasmin is competing with Boston Jen. You can see Jasmin's spreadsheet


    Mother Knows Best(:16:23)

    Hunter Hammersen Washcloth (Lather)

    - Shefit.com

    Bandelettes,

    Third Love Bras

    Bermuda shorts from old Navy


    Knit more, know more(32:53)

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

    100 hot weather recipes!

    Cold yogurt soup Persian bread feta and herbs

    And sew on:(37:34)

    West Valley college: college buddy finished the program , graduated, and walked

    Gigi: excited about summer sewing

    Capsule wardrobe? A line skirts that I cut ages ago

    Jasmin:

    Jasmin: muslin for Lucille pants (by Gertie) is done. On to the good stuff!

    Squidney (style inspo and pattern recommendation)

    Flowy highwaisted dress

    Millicent skirt

    Stanwyck skirt

    Lucy hostess gown link?

    Jasmin ordered Blacklight reactive tailors chalk from Wawak

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!

    One minute health update

    Theraputty

    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)

    Gigi:

    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

    Jasmin:

    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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  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!

    On the Needles(O:31)

    Gigi : Meadowlands blanket # 13 Color way: Satyrs, fourth triangle

    Jasmin pulled her #BehmAlong Leftie out of the UFO pile, and it is now her purse knitting

    Gigi: knitting socks for college bestie. Second sock, turned the heel waiting for foot outline to get correct fit working on the foot

    Jasmin started a vintage cardigan (Columbia Minerva, Spencer Cardigan) in Hobbii ribbon, and has sized up the pattern to fit her.

    Gigi: working on Lazersheep sparkly yarn to knit socks for myself and anklets for G. First sock is done, second one is past the heel, working on foot . This is drag along knitting

    Gigi: unearthed a WIP pair of socks from our book

    Jasmin put one row on the Sonesta sweater by Chin Matthews

    Gigi: Cast on the ridiculously Sparkly sock yarn from Hobbii, first one is done

    FO: finished a preemie hat


    Mother Knows Best: (20:02)

    Drink water!

    Camelback Water bottle

    Waterminder App

    When knitting attacks:(26:23)

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

    Jasmin: Spencer jacket

    Knit more, know more:(33:52)

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

    (local fruit stand is selling dates during ramadan) Eid-al-Fetr

    -Happy Girl Kitchen's Apricot Jam


    And sew on:(43:10)

    Gigi: Professional image class

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

    MyBodyModel custom croquis, Procreate app

    Diane van Fürstenberg, Gertie patterns: Extra Credit Blouse

    Threads magazine: How to upscale any sewing pattern

    Repair cafe: hemming jeans. Learned some efficient marking techniques. Showed off the visible pomegranate repair, that Jasmin did on my jacket . Beginning crochet

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

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY!

    On the Needles(0:33)




    Gigi: Meadowlands blanket # 13 Color way: Satyrs They mention Neil Gaiman's Norse Mythology book Jasmin pulled her #BehmAlong Leftie out of the UFO pile, and it is now her purse knitting Gigi: knitting socks for college bestie. Second sock, turned the heel waiting for foot outline to get correct fit working on the foot :waiting for foot print On hold Jasmin is working on the Sonesta pullover by Chin Matthews out of Kauni Jasmin plied one of the spinning projects FO: Meadowlands 12, color way Golem, lavender and pink and purple.Finished knitting, not enough left yarn left for border Jasmin mentions her Philosopher's Wool 2-handed fair isle sweater technique Gigi: working on Lazersheep sparkly yarn to knit socks for myself and anklets for G. First sock is done, second one cast on This is drag along knitting Jelly roll socks #3 for Genevieve: variegated white grey and black, with red contrast , heel flap Jasmin is three rows from the armholes on her test knit for Chin Gigi: unearthed the Rêveur socks from our book Gigi: made a pair of socks for a Westvalley bestie

    Gigi Cast on the ridiculously sparkly Xmas yarn


    Mother Knows Best:(18:54)

    You have to do the thing , so you know you can do the thing



    When knitting attacks:(23:13)

    Gigi: Rêveur socks from book, and cast on with the correct amount of stitches for the intended size .


    Jelly roll socks: lost yarn chicken. But have enough for toes

    Glasses got misplaced during knitting club, Jasmin found them

    Jasmin: managed to pull needle out of her knitting

    Knit more, know more:(28:07)

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

    Britcida's tutorial on changing settings on Instagram

    And sew on:(34:34)

    Gigi:

    Professional image class

    Final assignment is to research a company we would like to work for

    Cleared off area so I have room to sew

    Jasmin:

    bought fabric at Mood a long time ago She ordered fabric from Joanne's for summer dresses Gigi mentions the reissued Diane van Fürstenberg wrap dress pattern
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    This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles:(0:36)

    Gigi : Meadowlands blanket no 11. Color way Babar:: gray, navy, shades and blue, working on crochet edging

    Jasmin Cast on her

    Paton’s Urban Aran in Mitchell’s Fiber Arts “Cajun Zaza” colorway

    Gigi: knitting socks for college bestie. Second sock, turned the heel waiting for foot outline

    Jasmin is finished with her Ribbon Wrap in Neighborhood Fiber Co's Neon mini skein set ; Jasmin added a 7th color- a transition between hot pink and orange. Rex’s classmates have helped Meadowlands 12, color way Golem, , lavender and pink and purple. Gigi: working on Lazersheep sparkly yarn to knit socks for myself and anklets for G. Heel is turned, working on foot. This is drag along knitting Jelly roll socks #3 for Genevieve: variegated white grey and black, with red contrast , started cuff on second sock Jasmin is making good progress on her Sonesta test knit by Chin Matthews. Jasmin also mentions the Corn Cob hat he designed. Hue Loco Dorking Rooster colorway SockDrawer book Jasmin mentions the rolling racks in her garage Jasmin mentions Lisa Woolfork , Last Sewist Standing, Shucked musical about corn Sparkly sock yarn, from HOBBII Gigi: unearthed a WIP pair of socks from our book

    Mother Knows Best:(31:44)

    The right time to do something is when you do it

    When knitting attacks:(41:34)

    Gigi: Working on Meadowlands Golem. Color progression was too close, used a lighter shade that came from the center of the ball

    Jasmin: Geometry fail on the ribbon wrap

    Rêveur socks from our book(!), figured out who will be the recipient, frogged it, and cast on with the correct amount of stitches for the intended size

    Glasses got misplaced during knitting club

    Knit more, know more :(51:00)

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

    Marjan Satrapi: Persepolis

    Teacher Whose Mom knitted hats for her students

    Persepolis Movie

    Women, Life, Freedom


    And sew on:(57:30)

    Gigi: Professional image class

    Final assignment is to research a company we would like to work for

    Repair cafe. ❤️

    Company students would like to work for

    Shōgun

    Burda magazine

    Jasmin:

    It will count as a nowrooz dress whenever it gets sewn
  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles :(0:35)


    Gigi: Meadowlands blanket no 11. Color way Babar: gray, navy, shades and blue. Body is finished, started crochet edging

    Gigi: knitting socks for college bestie. Second sock, turned the heel waiting for foot outline to get correct fit working on the foot :waiting for foot print /on hold

    Jasmin is nearly finished with the 2nd part of her Ribbon Wrap in Neighborhood Fiber Co's Neon mini skein set ; Jasmin added a 7th color- a transition between hot pink and orange. Rex’s classmates have helped


    Jasmin has started on the test knit for the Sonesta by Chin Matthews, and is cruising up the body
    Meadowlands 12, color way Golem, lavender and pink and purple. Working on third triangle

    Gigi: working on Lazersheep sparkly yarn to knit socks for myself and anklets for G. Heel is turned, working on foot
    Jelly roll socks #3 for Genevieve: variegated white grey and black, with red contrast

    Gigi: unearthed a WIP pair of socks from our book (Operation Sock Drawer)


    Jasmin mentioned Brooklyn Boy Knits

    Mother Knows Best:(17:35)

    BYOA: Be Your Own Advocate (long covid clinic)

    When knitting attacks:(24:25)

    Gigi: Glasses got misplaced during knitting club

    Jasmin: too many stripes, forgot the orange stripe

    Knit more, know more :(30:15)

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

    Sprouting grains, Elections

    Ramadan has started: Infografic how to accommodate fasting students

    And sew on: (39:01)

    Gigi: Professional Image class

    Repair cafe. ❤️

    Jasmin:

    Pomegranate on mom’s hole on sleeve, Beyond Clean

    Cut out Panel Panties in bequeathed knit fabric

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles :(0:39)

    Gigi ; Meadowlands blanket no 11. Color way Babar : gray, navy, and blue. Body is finished, started crochet edging Jasmin finished the steeking and zipper installation on her Patons Perfect turtleneck in La Bien Aimee “Floro Morganite”. Gigi: knitting socks for college bestie. Second sock, turned the heel, waiting for foot outline to get correct fit Jasmin is on the 2nd part of her Ribbon Wrap in Neighborhood Fiber Co's Neon mini skein set ; Jasmin added a 7th color- a transition between hot pink and orange. Rex’s classmates have helped Meadowlands 12, color way Golem, lavender, pink and purple. Working on second triangle Jasmin swatched for Paton’s Urban Aran in Mitchell’s Fiber Arts “Cajun Zaza” colorway; here are Jared Flood's adjustments to the pattern Gigi: working on Lazersheep sparkly yarn to knit socks for myself and anklets for G Jasmin swatched for the cover sweater from Knitting for Radical Self- Care by Brandi Cheyenne Harper Jasmin mentions the Lemon Tart colorway from Lolabean Yarn Co Jelly roll socks #3 for Genevieve: variegated white grey and black, with red contrast Jasmin: started the Pockets Full cardigan by Tina Tse Knits in Oink Pigments “Bee’s Knees” Gigi: finished last bit of seaming on a meadowlands blanket, no crochet border

    Mother Knows Best:(18:18)

    Work Comfortably

    Knitting Comfortably by Carson Demers

    Alpenglow Glider Swift Dyson Solar Cycle lamp Dryer sheets that remove pet fur (Bounce Pet Hair and Lint Guard)

    When Knitting Attacks:(33:01)

    Gigi: Lazer Sheep sparkle yarn. Decided to frog it, to knit it on size 1 needles, so much better


    Knit more, know more: (35:00)

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

    Elections are coming up.

    Also: new clothes for New Years

    Sketchers Flats

    Last Sewist Standing Challenge

    Bay Area Yarn Crawl

    Leila, Chai and Conversation

    Straw into Gold:(44:19)


    Jasmin is beading the fringe on the houndstooth wrap, in grey and yellow in Tess Yarns Silk Chenille. Wove it on the Schacht Flip loom with - 160 ends.

    Fire Mountain Gems Oral B Superfloss

    And Sew On:(54:14)

    Jasmin: More small mends and repairs.

    Panel panties

    The New Look, Apple TV+ series about French designers during WW2

    Knitting Show from Denmark (The Great Knit Off )

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    One minute health update

    On the Needles :(0:35)

    FO:Gigi: Jelly roll#2 for socks for G out of Fliegende Untertasse, Schoppelwolle


    Gigi : Meadowlands blanket # 11. Color way Babar : gray, navy, shades and blue. Body is finished, started crochet edging

    Jasmin finished the knitting, blocking, and seaming on her Patons Perfect turtleneck in La Bien Aimee “Floro Morganite”. All that is left is steeking and zipper installation. She also dyed a matching zipper using Rit dyemore

    Gigi: knitting socks for college bestie. Second sock, turned the heel waiting for foot outline to get the correct fit for the foot "Vanilla is the new Black"

    Hunter Hammersen's Patreon

    Jasmin has finished the second rainbow on her Ribbon Wrap in Neighborhood Fiber Co's Neon mini skein set ; Jasmin added a 7th color- a transition between hot pink and orange. Rex’s classmates have helped

    Meadowlands #12, color way Golem, lavender and pink and purple.

    Jasmin swatched for a test knit for Chin- using ancient Kauni

    Gigi: working on Lazer sheep sparkly yarn to knit socks for myself

    Jelly roll socks #3 for Genevieve: variegated white grey and black, with red contrast Jasmin: started the Pockets Full cardigan by Tina Tse Knits in Oink Pigments “Bee’s Knees” Jasmin: Blocked my L’escargot Bleu shawl and my Birch Path Cowl by Karalee Harding in Seismic Yarns Butter Sock Bulky in “White Opal”

    Mother Knows Best: (23:03)

    Let people in on your plan. They can’t contribute if they don’t know what’s going on. (Spring cleaning for Nowrooz.) Spring Equinox

    Leila from Chai and Conversation Clear dry-erase envelopes


    When knitting attacks:(33:25)

    Gigi: Meadowlands #11 : ball of yarn fell apart. Horrendous yarn barf. Next meadowlands is going in a ziplock bag, with one end going around, and the center pull section through a snipped hole in the bottom of the bag .

    Gigi: picked up too many stitches for G heel flap. It annoyed me, it didn’t want to get done . Ripped back, picked up the correct amount of stitches, back in business. Not annoyed at it anymore

    Gigi: jelly roll socks :arch ribbing. Missed changing colors at one spot.

    Lazer sheep sparkle yarn. Decided to frog it, will knit it on size 1 needles

    Jasmin: Made one sleeve with the correct math. Made the second sleeve doing the reverse (not paying attention to the directions), and it was huuuuuuuge. Ripped, reknit.


    Knit more, know more :(40:15)

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


    Amazon Prime:

    Fiasco

    (it’s also a podcast)


    1900's Correction: Persians asked the Americans for help against the British colonialists , but they decided to support the British, and their oil profits

    Straw into Gold:(55:42)


    Jasmin has finished weaving houndstooth, in grey and yellow in Tess Yarns Silk Chenille. Wove it on the Schacht Flip loom with - 160 ends. Waiting on beads to arrive to finish fringe and block.


    And Sew On:(58:19)

    Gigi:

    Professional Image class at Westvalley College

    Using fashion magazines to make collages

    Had a guest speaker who did color analysis

    Repair Cafe is open again

    Jasmin:

    Mended Sam’s cashmere sweaters

    PDF Plotting order

    Cashmere mending yarn on Etsy via VictoriaCashmere

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles: (0:32)

    - Gigi: Jelly roll#2 for socks for G out of Fliegende Untertasse, Schoppelwolle

    - Gigi ; meadowlands blanket no 11. Color way Babar : gray, navy, shades and blue. 1st and 2nd triangle done , working on 3rd


    - Jasmin finished the body on her Patons Perfect turtleneck in La Bien Aimee “Floro Morganite”


    - Jasmin mentions Wawak sewing supplies New Rit Dye Extreme

    - Gigi:cut the cardboard outline for Genevieve’s foot


    - Jasmin is almost finished the first section on her Ribbon Wrap in Neighborhood Fiber Co's Neon mini skein set ; Jasmin added a 7th color- a transition between hot pink and orange. Rex’s classmates have helped. Design by illitilli.


    - Gigi:cast on a pair of sparkly socks with Stellina from Lazersheep
    - The Making App
    - Hunter Hammersen's Patreon

    Mother Knows Best: (32:15)

    Get yourself a hype-person. (being encouraging and telling you - sincerely - that you’re great)

    One Bad Mother Podcast


    When knitting attacks:(41:35)

    Gigi: Jelly Roll socks ATTAAAAACK!

    Dropped a stitch on the Meadowlands blanket, too late to fix it

    Second pair of jelly roll socks for G. Lost yarn chicken. Did one toe decrease

    How do you say Yarn Chicken in German?


    Knit more, know more :(48:50)

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

    Feeding company

    Pok Pok Drinking Vinegars

    Straw into gold: NO Time Stamp


    Spinning Perry’s fleece: a dapper, distinguished cormo fleece. ½ woolen, ½ worsted (two sweaters)

    Alternating a small project- Lisa Souza Superwash Merino, 2006 vintage, “Mars Quake”

    Daedalus Falcon Fit Desk

    And sew on:

    Gigi :trying to thread my serger.

    Professional image class started,taking inventory of closet

    Flannel for circular skirt is washed

    PDF Plotting for A0 sewing pattern printing
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    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles :(0:35)

    Gigi: Jelly roll#2 for socks for G out of Fliegende Untertasse, Schoppelwolle

    - Gigi ; meadowlands blanket no 11. Color way Babar : gray, navy, shades and blue.


    1st and 2nd triangle done, working on 3rd

    - Jasmin finished the body on her Patons Perfect turtleneck in La Bien Aimee “Floro Morganite”

    - Gigi:cut the cardboard outline for Genevieve’s foot

    - Jasmin is almost finished the first section on her Ribbon Wrap in


    Neighborhood Fiber Co's Neon mini skein set ; Jasmin added a 7th color- a transition between hot pink

    and orange. Rex’s classmates have helped

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles (0:34)



    Gigi is working on the Meadowlands #10 Blanket in the "Talos" colorway

    Gigi started Jelly Roll socks for Genevieve ((only available on Ravelry, sorry) ordered more circular needles and admired the yarn from CFR

    Jasmin is about 25% finished with her Birch Path Cowl by Karalee Harding in Seismic Yarns Butter Sock Bulky in “White Opal”




    Jasmin has started her Paton's Perfect turtleneck (out of print) in La Bien Aimee “Flouro Morganite”


    Gigi: cut the cardboard outline for Genevieve’s foot


    Started and finished the Eight hat (and coordinating cowl) in Cashmere+ cashmere/silk lace weight (pattern only on Ravelry, sorry)


    ½ zipper sewn in on my Patons Cabled Hoodie in Seismic Yarns “Citrine” Butter Sock D


    Gigi mentioned knitting sparkly sock in Lazersheep yarn

    The Noid

    Jasmin's current Ott Lite

    Legend of Zelda Hat by Audry Nicklyn

    Mother Knows Best:(39:49)

    Word for 2024 : Gigi: declutter

    When knitting attacks: (46:41)

    Gigi: finished knitting the Meadowlands “Yeti’ and worked on the crochet border. Neglected to weigh the remaining yarn after each round.

    Gigi: tried to do a crochet join for one of the earlier blankets. Ran out of yarn. Twice.

    Gigi: gave Andrew two pairs of socks for Xmas. One pair got washed and faded

    Jasmin: gauge on hat was soooooo drapey, had to reknit

    Knit more, know more:(52:15)

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

    Dastekhalee - Showing up empty handed

    Straw into Gold:(54:35)

    Spinning the last 4ish oz of Hollyberry’s fleece- about 2 lbs of cormo/corrie (RAM) + corrie/romney/finn/dorset/targee (EWE) spinning on Daedalus Falcon. Fleece processed by Morro Fleece Works

    And Sew on:(56:59)

    Last Sewist Standing challenge

    Gigi: ordered an older pattern of a dress that was supposed to be as comfortable as wearing sweats. Excited about sewing it

    Jasmin: Helping out at the Middle School

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  • This week's episode is sponsored by:


    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles: (0:35)



    Gigi: finishing knitting Meadowlands 9 in Yeti working on crochet border.


    Genevieve hat: Finished! Spur hat (only available on Ravelry, sorry) by Hiromi Nagasawa in coordinating wizard school yarn

    Jasmin is almost done with the Maxie’s top test knit for Ainur Berkambayeva in Lisa Souza's Sylvie Silk in “Ruby"


    Jasmin is about 25% finished with her Birch Path Cowl by Karalee Harding in Seismic Yarns Butter Sock Bulky in “White Opal”


    Gigi ; started Meadowlands blanket #10 color way Talos



    Gigi: Jelliroll socks (only available on Ravelry, sorry for Genevieve

    Gigig loves sparkly sock yarn from Lazersheep

    Pancakes for Findus


    (In Stitches: )

    Gigi: threw a month worth of socks into the washing machine

    Mother Knows Best:(31:02)

    Make lists and delegate. Everyone works together, and takes breaks together



    Knit more, know more:(44:51)

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

    Yalda recap

    Books on Persian Poetry: - Omar Khayyam - Rumi

    Straw into Gold:(53:19)


    One small, white Targhee fleece, finished the spinning.


    And sew on:(59:30)

    Xmas gift stuff

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles:(0:38)



    Gigi: FO Meadowlands 8 Chimera. Rainbow with a lot of grey shades . Did not enjoy the colors


    Finished setting in the sleeves/attaching hood on my Patons Cabled Hoodie in Seismic Yarns “Citrine” Butter Sock Dk. Just needs a zipper


    Genevieve hat: Spur hat by Hiromi Nagasawa in coordinating wizard school yarn, starting crown decreases.

    Jasmin is almost done with the Maxie’s top test knit for Ainur Berkambayeva in Lisa Souza's Sylvie Silk
    in “Ruby"
    Gigi started the Meadowlands 9, out of Mandala :Yeti and is now working on the crochet border

    Jasmin mentions "Try-IT-ON Tubing"

    Jasmin mentions Kino Knits

    Mother Knows Best:(13:59)

    Kevlar glove!

    Mandolin cutter


    When knitting attacks:(20:11)

    Gigi: there was a small hole. Had made a yarn over into an extra stitch. Dropped it. It worked!

    Also: end of yarn cake totally fell apart, got out a Nostepinne and wound a new center pull cake


    Knit more, know more:(24:59)

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

    Yalda /Solstice prep!

    Translations of Persian mythology LINK Author?

    Yalda checklist from Chai and Conversation https://www.instagram.com/p/C0uSA7rxfnR/

    Translations of Persian mythology: Persian Myths and Tales, Persian Myths & Legends: Tales of Heroes, Gods & Monsters

    Straw into Gold:(39:26)


    Jasmin: the spinning on the giant Incredibles Sweater project is FINISHED.


    And Sew On:(41:22)

    Buttons on Band uniforms

    Dresses we wore to Sam's wedding

  • Listen here:

    This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    1 minute Health update

    On the Needles:(0:36)

    - Gigi: FO Meadowlands 8 colorway: Chimera. Rainbow with a lot of grey shades Did not enjoy the colors

    - Jasmin is working on her Halloween stripe cardigan again, in the leftovers from her Halloween heart pullover (oink pigments sock); sleeve armholes done, need to work some intarsia magic

    - Gigi asks about construction of a sweet tomato heel in relation to short row increases.

    - Genevieve hat: Spur hat by Hiromi Nagasawa (only available on Ravelry, sorry) in coordinating wizard school yarn. (Scarf is woven, hemmed and blocked already) Must Stash yarn

    - Gigi: Started Meadowlands 9

    - Gigi is excited about knitting socks in the coming year

    - We are doing an informal Grinch-along

    - Jasmin mentions her Alpenglow Swift

    - Jasmin picked up her Maxie’s top test knit for Ainur Berkambayeva in Lisa Souza's Sylvie Silk in “Ruby"

    In Stitches:

    Should we keep doing in Stitches?

    Gigi: socks , Self sewn comfy nightgown, sleeping hat

    Mother Knows Best:(22:44)

    Roadtrip correction: check PSI on the door of your car, not the tires

    PLAN for all the fun things that you want to do in December

    Christmas lists: are a suggestions, not a shopping list

    When knitting attacks:(27:25)

    Gigi: there was a small hole. Had made a yarn over into an extra stitch. Dropped it. It worked!

    Knit more, know more:(27:54)

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

    Protests are ongoing. Still. Over a year.

    Barekat Inspired by Ainur's new pattern

    Holidays with the Knitmore Girls:(33:06)

    Naughty List. Children's Krampus book

    Straw into Gold:(36:45)

    Spun on the Daedalus Falcon:

    Spinning last 4oz of the Lisa Souza squashblossom

    Grey Mary fleece, finished spinning

    Janet Heppler sold her flock to Blair Auclair

    Jasmin: Found yarn for weaving G’s scarf


    And Sew On:(40:26)

    - measuring color guard kids

    - Christmas Fringe dress

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    UC Berkeley is starting to return remains of Muwekma ancestors.

    On the Needles:(0:37)

    - Gigi: Meadowlands 8 Chimera. Rainbow with a lot of grey shades . Finished 2nd triangle.

    - Jasmin is working on her Halloween stripe cardigan again, in the leftovers from her halloween heart pullover (oink pigments sock); she is into the second stripe, almost at the armholes

    In Stitches:

    - Gigi: socks , self sewn comfy nightgown, sleeping hat.

    Jasmin: random knitted stuff, and Vern Cardigan

    Genevieve: Barberry cardigan, Anna cardigan, Griffindor scarf

    Events:(6:41)

    Cognitive Fiber Retreat 2023

    Knitting club

    Repair Cafe

    When knitting attacks:(25:21)

    Gigi: there was a small hole in the Meadowlands 8.

    Jasmin :searching for the right yarn

    Mother Knows Best:(32:39)


    Critical thinking- (Jasmin accidentally calls the podcast Sounds Like a Cult, which is also excellent, but the podcast she's referencing is actually A Little Bit Culty.) read as many perspectives as possible, caveat James Baldwin quote “We can disagree and still love each other unless your disagreement is rooted in my oppression and denial of my humanity and right to exist." James Baldwin

    Knit more, know more:(32:39)

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

    Protests are ongoing. Still. Over a year.

    Greeting people: Salam !


    Straw into Gold: (45:24)

    Jasmin: I only spin now.

    Spun on the Daedalus Falcon:

    Lisa Souza fine australian merino in Squashblossom (8oz)

    A silk/wool braid (maybe gourmet stash?) 4oz

    Grey Mary fleece… 6?oz

    Found yarn for weaving G’s scarf


    And Sew On: (49:50)

    -measuring Color Guard kids

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles:(0:30)

    - Gigi: Meadowlands 7 :Electro: yellows , orange, to brown , finished crocheted border , weighed

    before starting and finishing each round. About 11 g per round. Had 6 g left over- not enough

    - Jasmin has finished the hood on her Patons Cabled Hoodie in Seismic Yarns “Citrine” Butter Sock Dk

    - Gigi: Meadowlands 8 Chimera. Rainbow with a lot of grey shades . Finished 1st triangle.

    - Jasmin picked up her Halloween stripe cardigan again, in the leftovers from her Halloween heart pullover (oink pigments sock); she is into the second stripe, almost at the armholes

    In Stitches:

    - Gigi: socks, self sewn comfy nightgowns

    Events:(7:38)

    Cognitive Fiber Retreat Nov 11,

    Jasmin is teaching steeking workshop

    Spinning on the Daedalus Falcon in preparation

    Knitting club

    Repair Cafe's Instagram

    Mother Knows Best :(19:00)

    Road Trip! Service the car before, check tire pressure, supply entertainment and snacks.

    Gummi bears, books on tape, music, groceries, special orange juicer

    Knit more, know more :(32:04)

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

    Protests are ongoing. Still. Over a year.

    Korsi/ kotatsu how to deal with the cold.

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles:(0:36)

    - Gigi: took a preemie hat to the Repair Cafe knitting lesson FO

    - Jasmin is continuing to make good progress on the Maxie’s top test knit for Ainur Berkambayeva in Lisa Souza's Sylvie Silk in “Ruby"


    Jasmin talks about sewing buttonholes onto grosgrain ribbon Rays Sewing

    - Gigi: Meadowlands 7 :Electro: yellows , orange, to brown, 4 triangles are done, crochet edging remains to be done

    - Jasmin has finished the sleeves and begun to knit the hood on her Patons Cabled Hoodie in Seismic Yarns “Citrine” Butter Sock Dk

    - Gigi: Meadowlands 8 Chimera. Surly Rainbow on a smoggy day, with a lot of grey shades

    - Jasmin picked her halloween stripe cardigan again, in the leftovers from her halloween heart pullover (oink pigments sock); she is into the second stripe, almost at the armholes


    - Jasmin mentions The ZipperStop in New York PLEASE LINK

    - Jasmin has finished-finished her Patons “Must Have Cardigan” in Malabrigo Rios “Bobby Blue”

    The weather has gotten cold and we are wearing knits!

    Events:(18:19)

    Weekend with the grand dogs

    PIQF. Velda Newman quilt oct 12 -15

    Rhinebeck - Saturday with the family, October

    Cognitive Fiber Retreat Nov 11, Jasmin is teaching a steeking workshop

    Knitting club

    Repair Cafe

    Jasmin mentioned Laverne, from BzyPeach


    Mother Knows Best( 38:14)

    Seasonal rotation/culling of clothing. Clothes hanger trick

    comforter bags for storing out of season clothing from Cleaners Supply


    When knitting Attacks:(43:55)

    Gigi dropped a stitch on a garter stitch blanket. Was a bear to repair

    Knit more, know more:(48:08)

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

    Protests are ongoing. Still. Over a year.

    Jasmin mentions the conflict in Israel, be mindful about reputable information. and she feels like

    the reporting from Al Jazeera News is unbiased [SOURCE]

    Chai and Conversation farsi boot camp

    Back Home Beer Kickstarter


    And Sew On:(59:13)

    Gigi: Class progress: Midterm

    Sea creature or plant, interpreted as a garment on a Barbie

    Leafy sea dragon - midterm project, all are in display case

    Jasmin:

    Grim Reaper costume

    Untitled Goose Game goose costume

    Mood : Little Black Dress (Citrus dress)

    Gigi: Maleficent costume Devore fabric
  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles:(0:35)

    Gigi: finished knitting Meadowlands blanket 6 in the colorway Gnome , crochet an edging

    Jasmin has FINISHED her Patons “Must Have Cardigan” in Malabrigo Rios “Bobby Blue”.

    Gigi: cast on Meadowlands 7 :Electro: yellows , orange, to brown

    Jasmin’s Paton's Cabled Hoodie is working on sleeve 1, in Seismic Yarns “Citrine” Butter Sock Dk

    Gigi: cast

    on a sock for drag along knitting, working on foot

    Jasmin has swatched for her Arachne pullover, in Seismic Yarns Butter Sport in a yellow to orange gradient

    Jasmin picked up her Halloween stripe cardigan again, in the leftovers from her Halloween Hearts pullover (in Oink Pigments Sock)

    Knitting Club!

    Events :(17:55)

    Rhinebeck - Saturday with the family, October

    Cognitive Fiber Retreat Nov 11, Jasmin is teaching a steeking workshop


    Mother Knows Best

    Keep learning! It makes your brain work better. (Brainstorm by Dan Siegel on audible) LINK!!

    Adult Education , Rosetta Stone , Duolingo, Library,


    When knitting Attacks:(20:26)

    Gigi: Instead of joining edges after I finished the 4th triangle of the Meadowlands blanket, I picked up stitches on the side and knitted both pieces together. Hated it. Doesn’t look as smooth, there are short floats that I don’t like on baby blankets

    Gigi: Also did the edging of Meadowlands in single crochet stitches. Not sure if I won or lost yarn chicken .

    Meadowlands 7 Electra Yarn squeaks , feels crunchy in my hands

    Jasmin: placed the steek on the shoulder seam of halloween stripe cardigan. Rrrrip.

    Knit more, know more :(34:14)

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

    Protests are ongoing. Still. Over a year.

    Deutsche Schule Tehran will be closed to Iranian students

    NOBEL PRIZE WINNER!!!! Imprisoned Iranian Activist Narges Mohammadi (her book is White Torture)

    Nobel Prize winner Shirin Ebadi Until We Are Free 2003


    And Sew On:(41:22)

    Gigi: went to the Repair Cafe, and learned how to use a mending loom. Picked neon green and purple embroidery floss, couldn’t finish my project in class, checked out the loom to finish the weaving at home.

    Repair cafe: intro to embroidery

    Week 3: more embroidery, satin stitch, shading

    Stick on interfacing that one can run through a printer


    J: Figured out a “hack” for the automatic button hole feature on Janome for extra large buttons

    Jasmin mentions Emery Sand

  • This week's episode is sponsored by:

    Ready for some retail therapy with a side of laughter and community? Look no further than Erin.Lane's monthly live sales! Each sale features a fresh theme (think whimsical unicorns, sassy llamas, you name it!), and you'll be the first to snag brand spankin' new fabrics. Who knows, you might just find your new favorite bag too.

    Make sure to never miss a minute (or fabric) by signing up for the newsletter, and keep up with us in real time by with our Facebook community, Erin.Lane Bag Buddies. Bag buddies always get first access to new bags and fabrics, because who doesn't want to share the love of their besties?

    Have you ever had to frog because you forgot a step several rows back? Or lost your spot because you dropped your magnet board or lost track with your highlighter tape? Instead of wrestling with paper, use the knitCompanion app. It keeps you on track so you can knit more and frog less. knitCompanion works with ALL your patterns and is available for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire Devices Are you feeling dis-GRUNT-eled about your stash? Are you browsing Insta-HAM looking for knitting inspiration? Is color "kind of a PIG deal" in your life? Oink Pigments offers over one hundred forty PIG-ture perfect colorways to make you SQUEAL with delight. For a limited time only, bring home the bacon with code KNITMORE and get fifteen percent off in-stock yarns and fibers at oinkpigments dot com. Shop soon, because these pigs will FLY! Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks, based just outside of San Francisco, CA, creates color for people who love bold, saturated yarn and fiber as well as for those who might be *a little* afraid of wearing color. We dye a large range of colorways from neon and black light/UV reactive colors all the way through to deep, rich semi-solid, tonal, and low contrast variegated colorways. Of course, we only use the softest and most exquisite bases!

    Seismic Yarn & Dyeworks - color to rock your world!

    On the Needles: (0:36)

    Gigi: Meadowlands 6, Colorway Gnome

    Jasmin mentions Horst Schulz

    Amazon glittering quilt clips

    Jasmin is FINISHED! with the Tanny Tank top (the other test knit for Ainur)

    Jasmin is making good progress on the

    Maxie’s top test knit for Ainur Berkambayeva in Lisa Souza's Sylvie Silk in “Ruby"

    Jasmin has picked up her Patons “Must Have Cardigan” in Malabrigo Rios “Bobby Blue”; the shoulders and sleeves have been seamed, and one sleeve remains to set in. Sparkly quilt clips

    Gigi: Worked on preemie hat out of sock yarn samples.

    Gigi;

    Cast on a sock for drag along knitting ,

    Gigi:

    Cast on a 40 stitch preemie hat

    Events :(15:06)

    Rhinebeck - Saturday with the family, October 21

    Cognitive Fiber Retreat Nov 11, Jasmin is teaching a steeking workshop

    Mother Knows Best :(18:30)

    Just say hello

    When knitting Attacks:(25:58)

    Gigi: Multi color ball of yarn from Meadowlands is falling apart.

    Gigi: preemie hat out of sock yarn samples


    Knit more, know more: (28:25)

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

    Protests are ongoing. Gigi speaks about the history project for her Design class, Princess Qajar

    And Sew On: (34:42)

    J: Rex’s grim reaper costume is cut.

    J: Quilt for Rex’s teacher, Flynn quilt frame saga

    J: Black MOOD Citrus dress FINISHED. Serger learning curve.

    J: Lucille Pants pattern traced, ready for muslin


    Serged and pressed fabric for Lucille pants and plaid skirt