Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Chilly dog. (Get it?!) πŸ₯Ά 🐾 #RescueDogsOfInstagram #PitbullMix #GEPDARescue #AdoptDontShop #PitbullsOfInstagram πŸ₯ΆπŸΎ [Image Description: An extremely handsome brown brindled pitbull/chihuahua/dachshund mix is cozily nestled into a cozy blanket and against a heating pad on an extremely comfortable recliner. Not shown: it is 72°F in the house.] to line break


via Instagram Chilly dog. (Get it?!) πŸ₯Ά 🐾 #RescueDogsOfInstagram #PitbullMix #GEPDARescue #AdoptDontShop #PitbullsOfInstagram πŸ₯ΆπŸΎ [Image Description: An extremely handsome brown brindled pitbull/chihuahua/dachshund mix is cozily nestled into a cozy blanket and against a heating pad on an extremely comfortable recliner. Not shown: it is 72°F in the house.] https://instagr.am/p/CljVRp_JZ0U/

Friday, November 25, 2022

Tail in progress. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ (Pattern: heavily modified Steggie hoodie from @knittymag by @farwellclay, yarn: Lisa Souza Pyrenees Worsted) πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ I’ll write up my changes, they currently live in the messiest handwriting on the pattern in @knitcompanion. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ You can hear all about this project, and all the others on The Knitmore Girls Podcast, available on all of your favorite audio platforms. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ #KnittersofInstagram #Knit #BIPOCKnitters #IndieDyersOfInstagram #KnitmoregirlsPodcast #BIPOCMaker #ProjectSweaterChest #handknit #couture #Bespoke #KidsKnits #Knitty #Godzilla #FanArt πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ [Image Description: an artsy shot of the scalene triangular tail of the Godzilla sweater, clipped in place with Wonder Clips, and put on a child-sized dress form. The bottom of the unfinished dinosaur shirt peeks out.]


via Instagram https://instagr.am/p/ClZvvc2P70r/ Tail in progress. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ (Pattern: heavily modified Steggie hoodie from @knittymag by @farwellclay, yarn: Lisa Souza Pyrenees Worsted) πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ I’ll write up my changes, they currently live in the messiest handwriting on the pattern in @knitcompanion. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ You can hear all about this project, and all the others on The Knitmore Girls Podcast, available on all of your favorite audio platforms. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ #KnittersofInstagram #Knit #BIPOCKnitters #IndieDyersOfInstagram #KnitmoregirlsPodcast #BIPOCMaker #ProjectSweaterChest #handknit #couture #Bespoke #KidsKnits #Knitty #Godzilla #FanArt πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ [Image Description: an artsy shot of the scalene triangular tail of the Godzilla sweater, clipped in place with Wonder Clips, and put on a child-sized dress form. The bottom of the unfinished dinosaur shirt peeks out.]

One million, billion tiny little stitches, and one hundred percent worth it. πŸ‘©‍🍳 πŸ’‹ There’s still a bit of work left on my Very Political Embroidery Art Piece, but, the big part is done. πŸ‘©‍πŸ³πŸ’‹ I absolutely CANNOT WAIT to share the finished project with all of you. πŸ‘©‍πŸ³πŸ’‹ You can hear all about this project, and all the others on The Knitmore Girls Podcast, available on all of your favorite audio platforms. πŸ‘©‍πŸ³πŸ’‹ #Bespoke #Couture #KnitmoregirlsPodcast #Needlework #Embroidery #PoliticalArt #AllArtIsPolitical #LoveIsLove #NoH8 πŸ‘©‍πŸ³πŸ’‹ [Image Description: an EXTREEEME close up of very delicate gold stitches securing a patch to a dark blue denim jacket.]


via Instagram https://instagr.am/p/ClZRJEmPTpb/ One million, billion tiny little stitches, and one hundred percent worth it. πŸ‘©‍🍳 πŸ’‹ There’s still a bit of work left on my Very Political Embroidery Art Piece, but, the big part is done. πŸ‘©‍πŸ³πŸ’‹ I absolutely CANNOT WAIT to share the finished project with all of you. πŸ‘©‍πŸ³πŸ’‹ You can hear all about this project, and all the others on The Knitmore Girls Podcast, available on all of your favorite audio platforms. πŸ‘©‍πŸ³πŸ’‹ #Bespoke #Couture #KnitmoregirlsPodcast #Needlework #Embroidery #PoliticalArt #AllArtIsPolitical #LoveIsLove #NoH8 πŸ‘©‍πŸ³πŸ’‹ [Image Description: an EXTREEEME close up of very delicate gold stitches securing a patch to a dark blue denim jacket.]

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

This is 40! πŸŽ‚ No makeup, just me. πŸŽ‚ [Image description: a A striking, freckled and fair-skinned Iranian American woman with purple and orange floofy hair grins toothily while holding a cake with candles that read “40”. The cutest boy in the world, with resplendent long brown locks is photobombing with enthusiasm. Dimples are in abundance.] to line break


via Instagram This is 40! πŸŽ‚ No makeup, just me. πŸŽ‚ [Image description: a A striking, freckled and fair-skinned Iranian American woman with purple and orange floofy hair grins toothily while holding a cake with candles that read “40”. The cutest boy in the world, with resplendent long brown locks is photobombing with enthusiasm. Dimples are in abundance.] https://instagr.am/p/ClU0xIXJMTa/

The first (of many) Godzilla spikes. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ (Pattern: heavily modified Steggie hoodie from @knittymag by @farwellclay, yarn: Lisa Souza Pyrenees Worsted) πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ I’ll write up my changes, they currently live in the messiest handwriting on the pattern in @knitcompanion. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ You can hear all about this project, and all the others on The Knitmore Girls Podcast, available on all of your favorite audio platforms. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ #KnittersofInstagram #Knit #BIPOCKnitters #IndieDyersOfInstagram #KnitmoregirlsPodcast #BIPOCMaker #ProjectSweaterChest #handknit #couture #Bespoke #KidsKnits #Knitty #Godzilla #FanArt πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ [Image Description: an extreme close up of a turquoise, beaded triangle.]


via Instagram https://instagr.am/p/ClU0JfppxsX/ The first (of many) Godzilla spikes. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ (Pattern: heavily modified Steggie hoodie from @knittymag by @farwellclay, yarn: Lisa Souza Pyrenees Worsted) πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ I’ll write up my changes, they currently live in the messiest handwriting on the pattern in @knitcompanion. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ You can hear all about this project, and all the others on The Knitmore Girls Podcast, available on all of your favorite audio platforms. πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ #KnittersofInstagram #Knit #BIPOCKnitters #IndieDyersOfInstagram #KnitmoregirlsPodcast #BIPOCMaker #ProjectSweaterChest #handknit #couture #Bespoke #KidsKnits #Knitty #Godzilla #FanArt πŸ“½️🎞️πŸŒ‡ [Image Description: an extreme close up of a turquoise, beaded triangle.]

Monday, November 21, 2022

Getting back into the swing of attending live #theatre! (Adding these to the grid for posterity. And also because I forgot to do it at the show.) to line break


via Instagram Getting back into the swing of attending live #theatre! (Adding these to the grid for posterity. And also because I forgot to do it at the show.) https://instagr.am/p/ClPaJ56v_vH/

Friday, November 11, 2022

A perfect project for when you need to stab something a few thousand times. πŸͺ‘ (This is the back of the jacket that will boast my Very Political Art Embroidery piece.) πŸͺ‘ You can hear all about this project, and all the others on The Knitmore Girls Podcast, available on all of your favorite audio platforms. πŸͺ‘ #KnitmoregirlsPodcast #BIPOCMaker #couture #Bespoke #AllArtIsPolitical #PoliticalArt #Embroidery #Handwork #Needlework #Stitching πŸͺ‘ [Image Description: An enormous quilting hoop placed over a similarly sized machine embroidered patch featuring a golden phoenix. There is a hexagon-shaped bit of beeswax, gold embroidery thread, and a pair of leopard print Gingher embroidery scissors carelessly(?)/artfully(?) on top of the piece. Red basting stitches are visible, temporarily securing the patch to the jacket.]


via Instagram https://instagr.am/p/Ck07WADp8SC/ A perfect project for when you need to stab something a few thousand times. πŸͺ‘ (This is the back of the jacket that will boast my Very Political Art Embroidery piece.) πŸͺ‘ You can hear all about this project, and all the others on The Knitmore Girls Podcast, available on all of your favorite audio platforms. πŸͺ‘ #KnitmoregirlsPodcast #BIPOCMaker #couture #Bespoke #AllArtIsPolitical #PoliticalArt #Embroidery #Handwork #Needlework #Stitching πŸͺ‘ [Image Description: An enormous quilting hoop placed over a similarly sized machine embroidered patch featuring a golden phoenix. There is a hexagon-shaped bit of beeswax, gold embroidery thread, and a pair of leopard print Gingher embroidery scissors carelessly(?)/artfully(?) on top of the piece. Red basting stitches are visible, temporarily securing the patch to the jacket.]

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

We went and signed more books at @hicklebees today! 🧦 πŸ“š (Naturally, the sun came out with a vengeance the moment we went to take a picture.) πŸ§¦πŸ“š #Hicklebees #SupportLocalBookstores #KnittersofInstagram #Knit #BIPOCKnitters #SockKnitters #KnitmoregirlsPodcast #BIPOCMaker


via Instagram https://instagr.am/p/CkwzNszJZTF/ We went and signed more books at @hicklebees today! 🧦 πŸ“š (Naturally, the sun came out with a vengeance the moment we went to take a picture.) πŸ§¦πŸ“š #Hicklebees #SupportLocalBookstores #KnittersofInstagram #Knit #BIPOCKnitters #SockKnitters #KnitmoregirlsPodcast #BIPOCMaker

Tuesday, November 8, 2022

“Smile and say ‘democracy!’” πŸ—³ This is what democracy looks like. (Also, #DonutsAndDemocracy afterwards.) I love our traditions. ♥️ πŸ—³ #Vote #Democracy #CivicDuty πŸ—³ [Image Description: A ridiculously attractive group of civic minded citizens participating in democracy. The image includes a striking 39-year-old Iranian American woman wearing Resistance Cap, a tall, bald, white man with a greying Van Dyke beard, a mature Iranian American woman with sunglasses and salt and pepper hair wearing an authentic Orenburg shawl (from Skaska), a 35-year-old Iranian American man with an impressive copper beard, a beautiful, bespectacled Chinese-American woman who is smiling from ear-to-ear , The cutest boy in the world with the sparkly eyes brown eyes and flowing locks (multi racial), and a stunning little girl with olive skin, long dark hair, glasses, and the most devious dimples you’ve ever seen (multiracial). to line break


via Instagram “Smile and say ‘democracy!’” πŸ—³ This is what democracy looks like. (Also, #DonutsAndDemocracy afterwards.) I love our traditions. ♥️ πŸ—³ #Vote #Democracy #CivicDuty πŸ—³ [Image Description: A ridiculously attractive group of civic minded citizens participating in democracy. The image includes a striking 39-year-old Iranian American woman wearing Resistance Cap, a tall, bald, white man with a greying Van Dyke beard, a mature Iranian American woman with sunglasses and salt and pepper hair wearing an authentic Orenburg shawl (from Skaska), a 35-year-old Iranian American man with an impressive copper beard, a beautiful, bespectacled Chinese-American woman who is smiling from ear-to-ear , The cutest boy in the world with the sparkly eyes brown eyes and flowing locks (multi racial), and a stunning little girl with olive skin, long dark hair, glasses, and the most devious dimples you’ve ever seen (multiracial). https://instagr.am/p/CkuIvdKJyMg/

Weighted blanket, heating pad, and security system, all in one. 🐾 We trained them to be snuggle bug couch potatoes, and I’m totally going to brag: we nailed it. 🐾 #RescueDogsOfInstagram #PitbullMix #GEPDARescue #AdoptDontShop #PitBull #chihuahua #dachshund #MixedBreed #RescueDog 🐾 [Image Description: a predominately white dog with brown and black brindled spots rests his chin on a leg wearing navy blue sweatpants. He has one large ear flipped backwards.] to line break


via Instagram Weighted blanket, heating pad, and security system, all in one. 🐾 We trained them to be snuggle bug couch potatoes, and I’m totally going to brag: we nailed it. 🐾 #RescueDogsOfInstagram #PitbullMix #GEPDARescue #AdoptDontShop #PitBull #chihuahua #dachshund #MixedBreed #RescueDog 🐾 [Image Description: a predominately white dog with brown and black brindled spots rests his chin on a leg wearing navy blue sweatpants. He has one large ear flipped backwards.] https://instagr.am/p/Ckt1nXYSXVS/