Charity hats

Here is a small sample of charity hats donated by Gilda Taigman. These were made using a hat machine.

Upcoming meeting – February 4th

The meeting will take place on Monday the 4th of February at 9:30 am. The meeting will feature our annual Stash Sale with refreshments after the business meeting. Bring your own bags for shopping. Only cash and personal checks are accepted.  A class on making Twiddle-muffs will be presented by Jan Lee and Helen Leonte….

January meeting – 2019

Yarn donations for the stash sale at the February meeting is needed. Gilda Taigman can pick up yarn or the yarn can be delivered to the Knitter’s Haven. The theme for the March fashion show is ‘It’s A French Thing. Suggestions for raffle donations were shared, e.g. gift cards, wine, Lotto tickets. There is a…

Block of the Month – January, 2018

The block of the month for January is Double Parallelogram, designed by Ellie Hahn. The block of the month can be used to create blocks for charity blankets collected by the Guild. For the pattern click here.

Upcoming meeting – January 7th

The meeting will take place on Monday the 7th of January at 9:30 am. Cecelia Campochiaro, the innovator behind ‘Sequence Knitting’, will be our guest speaker for the morning program. The event is free for members and a $10 charge for invited friends.  Be sure to bring any charity items for donation and items for…

December meeting – 2018

Cecilia Campochiaro, author of Sequence Knitting, will be a guest speaker in January 7-8, 2019 and will conduct a 1 1/2 day workshop. The stash sale will be in February and the Fashion Show will be in March. Donations for the stash sale can be dropped of at the meeting. Community knitting: Completed blankets made…

Designer and Book of the Month – December, 2018

The Designer of the Month, Cecilia Campochiaro, was presented by Bea Soila. Cecilia resides in Silicon Valley. Her Ravelry name is campo and has a website Sequenceknitting.com. She published the book Sequence knitting and created a Field Guide eBook to Sequence knitting in collaboration with Mason-Dixon knitting. Her patterns can be seen in the following…

Twiddlemuffs for dementia

Twiddlemuffs are designed for dementia patients to provide tactile stimulation, as well as a method to soothe their agitation.  The muffs are great stash busters and are great for any types of yarn.  Adding ribbons, buttons, flaps, and ruffles just enhance the tactile qualities of the muffs.  Its great to be inventive! Twiddle muff pattern…

Block of the Month – December, 2018

The block of the month for December is Open-Check Stitch, designed by Ellie Hahn. The block of the month can be used to create blocks for charity blankets collected by the Guild. For the pattern click here.

Upcoming meeting – December 3rd

The meeting will take place on Monday the 3rd of December at 9:30 am. The program will be a discussion about our Facebook page, presented by Sandra Wollin. Be sure to bring any charity items for donation and items for Show and Share.