En Garter! – Show Notes

Episode 14: En Garter!

Excessively Green
Flaming Lips Clown Barf Kinetic Cowl!

Forest Road Hitchhiker
F’n Trixie Cowl

En Garter!

The stigma of garter stitch
It’s too simple, too basic, too boring… a monkey could do it, so how could you be proud of it?  BAHHHH!  It’s the fundamental knitted fabric.
It’s what you’d teach a newbie.
It creates a perfectly-behaved fabric that doesn’t roll/curl
It tames wacko colorways
It eats up yardage so you can use up crap yarn fast
Jane wonders: why is is called garter stitch?
EZ’s Knit One Knit All – highlight: Sideways Gloves

Beyond the basics
Garter stitch socks?

Lovely patterns made mostly with garter stitch
Hitchhiker, Log Cabin Blanket, Pussy Willow, Clockwork, Trillian

Ravelry group
FLOGS (For the Love of Garter Stitch)
short row spiral
trust me (and in preparing the show notes Jane found Trust Me With A Twist which she likes even more!)

An ever so brief tour through the new Twist Collective
Jane loves Tenaya
Jen loves Ahni

Digressing Anthony Ryan’s Garter Stitch Mouse Scarf!

Healthy junk food  like Sweet Potato Fries and Kale Chips – try the salt and vinegar variety
Carolyn Mark (again) – new album and tour!
Winnie the Pooh! (Pink Elephants on Parade is from Dumbo)

Off topicthat Zooey Deschanel. thing Jane thinks is hilarious

Outro – Carolyn Mark – The Cereal is the Prize!


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