Upcoming meeting – April 1st

The meeting will take place on Monday the 1st of April at 9:30 am. Debra Mumm from Create Center in Palm Desert will be our guest speaker.  Debra is working with Olek, a fiber artist , who is currently working on a project in our valley.  You can view Olek’s projects at http://www.loveacrosstheusa.com/.    

March meeting – 2019

The March meeting was our annual Fashion Show. The theme for the Fashion Show was ‘It’s a French thing’. The following items were shown at the fashion show: Knitter: Val Anderson Pattern: Starting Point by Joji Locatelli Yarn: Hedgehog FibresNotes: Val designed a matching tassel bracelet.See her pattern modifications. Knitter: Val Anderson Pattern: Entrechat Shrug…

Block of the Month – March, 2019

The block of the month for March is Basketwaeve, 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 – March 4th

The meeting will take place on Monday the 4th of March at 10:30 am – 2 pm. The meeting will feature our Annual Fashion Show. Note that the meeting will take place at the Classic Club and not our regular meeting location. See the flier March Fashion Show for further details.  Bring cash for the…

February meeting – 2019

The February meeting featured the annual Stash Sale. The deadline for the ‘New Logo Contest” is March 1. Criteria for the logo: Must include the full name of the organization: Knitting Guild of the Desert Can also include KGOD or KG Can also include Coachella Valley Any size is acceptable Submit: Attach to an email,…

Charity hats

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

Block of the Month – February, 2019

The block of the month for February is Roman Rib, 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 – 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, 2019

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.