Saturday, June 19, 2010

Hat Contest and Members-Teaching-Members - June Meeting

Two lucky winners will win a gift certificate to the local yarn shop, Infinite Yarns in Farmingdale.
Hats entered in the hat contest:
Joanne's crocheted felted Nassaq Hat!

Two of Anjanette's Four-Corner Hats

Angela is modeling Marge's hat

Patti Anne's Four-Corner Hat with a cute curly fringe

And the two winners are: Joanne's crocheted hat and Anjanette's gray and white four-corner hat!

Theme: Beginnings and Endings

The meeting continued with our members-teaching-members session. The theme was beginning and endings, different ways to cast-on and finish projects. The classes were knitted cast-on, cable cast-on, provisional cast-on, and crocheted crab stitch.

Karen teaches knitted cast-on and cable cast-on.

Alice teaches the Provisional Cast-On.

Joanne teaching a crochet technique

Gloria teaches the crochet crab-stitch

And, Meryle teaches long-tail cast on

Friday, June 4, 2010

Congratulations Maryse Delatour!

Congratulations to guild member, Maryse Delatour for her design that appeared in the Fall 2010 Vogue Knitting magazine.

To see her design, click on the above title, "Congratulations Maryse Delatour!" that will take you to the Vogue Knitting Website and look under the "Make Me Blush" story.

Packed meeting for Carla!!

May meeting with Carla Scott, as always, was packed. Approximately 80+ members in attendance to get a sneak peek at the garments coming up in the Fall 2010 Vogue Knitting Magazine.