Mar 4, 2014
Show notes can be found at www.masteringtheknits.com
Master Status: (1:01)
We discuss the Knitting Guild Association.
We explained the master hand knitting program level 1.
Natalie and Alicia have joined the Knitting Guild Association.
They applied and were awarded the memorial fund scholarship!
Thank you to the knitting guild association committee!
Master Plan: (6:18)
Alicia and Natalie will receive the program through the Knitting Guild Association, read the instructions thoroughly, and begin blocking research.
In our hands: (8:48)
Alicia is currently working on:
merino, nylon, cashmere blend BROOM
Natalie is currently working on:
1. Tubed socks for the girls out of Blue Striped Ragg leftovers.
2. Kenny's stocking, A NEW Family Portrait - A Collection of Three Christmas Stockings by Dorene Delaney Giordano in Cascade 220 Sport. Dad stocking
3. Alicia's wedding shawl Aphrodite by Sivia Harding using Juniper Moon Farm Findley in this lovely pale blue wedding shawl
Dropped stitches: (22:11)
Natalie’s socks are too big and actually dropped a stitch. Natalie also discussed frustration with echo flower shawl pattern.
Alicia knit two very different sizes of the Star Crossed Slouchy Baret by Natalie Larson.
Master Pieces: (28:15)
She finished blue striped Ragg socks, Losely using the pattern Self Striping Toe Up Socks by Susan A Gordon in Patons Kroy Sock yarn in the Blue Striped Ragg made famous by Jasmin from knitmoregirls and many others on instragram, February sock part of sock a month. Natalie mentions the Knitgirllls Afterthought Heel tutorial.
Simply Selfie: (33:40)
Natalie and Alicia share some introductions and how they met.
Natalie asks which project we are most proud of?
Alicia is most proud of her Melia by Ysolda Teague.
Natalie is proud of her handspun, dyed, knit Calligraphy cardigan by Hannah Fettig.
Happy Tails: (46:05)
Alicia shares Ramo’s adoption story.
Comfort zone: (51:52)
Natalie has been enjoying family time at the beach while Alicia has been living for snuggling up on the weekends and excited about the return of her shows!