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In Stitches: Knitting lace doesn't have to be hard In her new book, Heather Zoppetti makes knitting lace enjoyable enough for everyday wear. Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1u5mfBM I met a woman at the Garden State Sheep and Fiber Festival a couple of weeks ago who relaxed by knitting an intricate lace shawl.
It's a little after 10 on Sunday morning, and with the sheep dog trials just under way, the fairway at the 90th County Fair & Apple Show in Boonville looks almost deserted: rides quiet, no concession lines and few people. There are, however, some random mooing sounds coming from the livestock area.
Italian Miroglio Group has launched a service which offers complete services ranging across the textile supply chain beginning from raw material sourcing to printed woven or knit fabrics; in apparels from patterns to stitching and finally also logistics. Miroglio whose legacy goes back over 70 years says these services unveiled under the name of Miroglio Industrial are offered as a complete supply chain or in bits and pieces as per the requirement of the customers.
Fall is upon us! It's time to start raking leaves, baking cookies and-most importantly-wearing chunky knit sweaters. Click through to shop some of the most plush and luxurious picks available this season! Like most other NYFW -goers, this past weekend I dedicated most of my time to some major R&R-no, not spa appointments, mani-pedis and facials, but rather brunch, Netflix anda knitting? It may have been somewhat of an unconventional combination of weekend activities for a lady of my age, but the rather sudden shift in temperature threw me into a fall frenzy.
Teen Knit and Crochet Thursdays @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Next Session: September 18 Learn the basics or if you already know how to knit or crochet come work on a project with us - bring our own knitting needles or crochet hook and yarn - ages 12 years and up. Gilmer County Master Gardeners Plant Math 101 Saturday, September 20 @ 10:00 AM The Master Gardeners will be teaching another amazing class on gardening.
Fort Hunter will host the annual Fort Hunter Day celebration on September 21, ushering in another celebration of crafts and amusement from days gone by. Attractions at the event will include historical entertainment such as quilt displays, children's games, lives music from the Susquehanna Folk Music Society, and rides of the hay, pony, carriage and Victorian bicycle varieties.
Teens! Complete 10 hours of community service by knitting a winter scarf to be donated to a local charity. The scarves will be created by knitting/crocheting rectangles in assorted colors, then stitching them together to make one-of-a-kind creations.
These are two of the members of Library Loopers who came to the Knit-in on Saturday to make more purple hats. On Saturday morning, I sat and knitted for a couple of hours, gave a knitting lesson to one librarian and chatted with Lynette, whom I met years ago at a knitting group that used to met a Border's in Bridgewater.
It's hard to believe, but gift-giving season is right around the corner. And whether you've already pounded out your first round of knitted goods or are still doling out apologies about last year's gifts, this can bring on emotions ranging from glee to anxiety.
Mary Evans, Emma Jernigan and Tiffany Brandon love sharing their talents to help others. Recently, they donated dozens of beautifully crafted fleece tie-blankets to Saint Mary's Cancer Center to benefit cancer patients undergoing radiation and chemotherapy treatment.
Fiber arts enthusiasts will get a chance to shop and learn about new crafts during a free event October 4, in Riverton. Fiber Fest, sponsored by the Fremont Fiber Arts Guild, will include classes, door prizes, homemade refreshments and vendors from around the state, including Wyoming Wool Works of Dubois.
ARM KNITTING CLASS: Ever heard of arm knitting? In this new craft craze, you "cast on" yarn on your arms and knit using only our arms and hands. Try it during an arm knitting workshop from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept.
A nurse by trade Beverly Anglin opened The Southern Needle as a sort of hybrid retail store/education center in a bid to resurrect a dying art and industry.
Knitting can be a very rewarding art. With all the unique patterns and designs that you can create, the ideas are endless.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 12:00 am
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