Episode 192: Mildly Sewing-Obessed


ADMIN
  • Some of you mentioned that you were having trouble watching Episode 191 on YouTube, last week. I re-uploaded a new version, here. Hopefully that should do the trick!
  • Last week, I forgot to mention the winner of the Tangled Skein Project Bag for the Wildes Meer KAL! It was #280 -  CarieS - Nerd Girl Yarns "Mighty Mississippi"
KALS and SALS

  • Box O' Sox KAL (Ravelry Group) #BoxOSoxKAL
  • Waiting For Rain KAL (Ravelry Group) #WaitingForRainKAL
  • Project: Sew-A-Long (Season 1) #YarnGasmSEWAL1
  1. Create at least 2 summer garments (or whichever season is next for you), for your wardrobe, by June 20th.
  2. Garments must be for YOU.
  3. Newbie sewists welcome! (Don’t be afraid to ask questions — we’re all here to help each other!)
  4. Share your projects / progress on Instagram using #YarnGasmSEWAL1

WORKS IN PROGRESS

Vestigial Socks by Hedgehog Fibres
Yarn: Into the Whirld, "Mildly Amusing"

Jujuy Shawl by Joji Locatelli
Color A: Hedgehog Fibres, Skinny Singles, "Urchin"
Color B:
Fiberstory, Silky, "Truffle"

Color C: Hedgehog Fibres, Skinny Singles, "Purple Reign"


Sock Yarn Blanket Part Deux
11 squares!
Herbstblatt Regina Sock Yarn Blanket Tutorial on YouTube


SEWING

I finished my Macaron Dress!!
Pattern by Colette Patterns

Fabric: Lace and Chambray 

I started a halter dress (New Look 6457) using my mauve skeletons and roses fabric, but realized I didn't have enough ... so I had to panic order more.

Sewing With Quilting Cotton: Hints and Tips (via Tilly and the Buttons)

So, in the meantime, I started another Ultimate Wrap Dress, by Sew Over It London, using some awesome mauve jersey fabric.

Project Sew-a-long (Season 1)To enter,  join the YarnGasm Ravelry group and post in the sew-a-long thread!

PODCASTS MENTIONED


  • TV Knitting Podcast
  • Herbstblatt Regina
  • Inside Number 23
  • Once Upon a Corgi
  • This Old Knit
  • The Dyer's Notebook
  • Stitched In Sweden
  • Andre Sue Knits

SHOP UPDATE

International Shop Update!
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