Eggcellent! - Episode 637- The Knitmore Girls

07.28.2021 - By Knitmoregirls's Podcast

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This week's episode is sponsored by:     Carry your creativity with Erin Lane Bags! Whether you show your fiber fandom with the woolly wonder Sheepleverse, or dive into history with the Curiosities collection, our project bags, totes, and hook and needle   organizers are at the ready to keep your hobby happy.     When was the last time your knitting yarn was a work of art? Infinite Twist produces one-of-a-kind semi-solid gradients featuring speckles, high-lights, low-lights, and gorgeous color transitions. From 700 y Giant Gradients to 200 y matching sock sets, Infinite Twist Gradients will hold your interest from cast on to bind off. See the currently available gradients at infinitetwist.com, or be the first to know when new colors are posted by signing up for our newsletter at infinitetwist.com/newsletter-signup       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!   The Sandpiper Gift & Yarn Boutique and Hoof-to-Hanger Fiber Mill in Bridgman, MI. The Sandpiper offers artisan - designed gifts (local, regional, national artists and Fair Trade products).  The boutique also offers their cottage industry fiber mill products - yarn, roving, corespun, batting, knit/woven garments, accessories, home goods and an exclusive Yarn and Fiber Club. Explore www.thesandpiper.biz!        On the Needles:(0:46) Genevieve wound Artful Yarns,Fable,color 96 Jasmin is mostly up the body of her Ripple Crop top by Jessie Maed Designs Gigi: kitchenered three socks    Jasmin is nearly done with the body of her Theano test knit, and is almost at the ribbing. Gigi did the decreases for the crown of the Musselberg hat  by Ysolda with the blue Oink yarn    Genevieve wound Oink Pigments, Dapper, in "Don’t Touch The Hat" for Genevieve's Louise Belcher Bunny Ears hat Jasmin is nearly done with the body of the Nydia test knit for Vanessa Smith Designs, in Oink Pigments, Mystic DK, “Mother Knows Best” Genevieve wound Schaefer yarns Elaine at knitting group Gigi: working on a sock for Andrew, knitted the foot up to toe decreases    Genevieve taught her best friend to knit Genevieve is working on her Lisa Souza BFL "Spruce" colored Beanie   In Stitches:(12:31)  Genevieve wore her Hogwarts Socks, Colorblock Pullover, and her pink beanie. Gigi slept under her Cal King quilt and Halloween quilt  Events:(14:24) Stash Dash is being hosted on  DISCORD  Jasmin has posted her Stash Dash spreadsheet here  2020 Summer Olympics will begin on Friday, July 23, 2021 Tour de Fleece is over  Bay Area Fiber Fair - JUNE 25 - SEPTEMBER 23, 2021 Fiberworld July 21-25! RHINEBECK! October 16-17 2021 Mother Knows Best:(19:20) Take a break, take a nap, take a breath. Time spent resting isn’t wasted.   When Knitting Attacks:(29:40) Gigi was working on a sock for Andrew. Jasmin mentioned Carson Demers ErgoIKnit Gigi talks about her Egg crate Genevieve was attacked by yarn she was winding Tour de Fleece(36:52) #PanatheKnit #TeamSasquatch: A little spinning for the Incredibles sweater set Lisa Souza Ultrafine Australian Merino Roving Blair Auclair's Ranch (Radicle Herbs) Different switch for the Device   Knits in Space:(40:31) Shark week  True Crime and Knit podcast! And Sew On: (50:45) Gigi has not figured out how to sit and work at sewing machine with one leg sticking out

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