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Posts related to guild events outside of regular meetings.

Brooklyn Tweed Visit

Brooklyn Tweed Visit

 At the January meeting, a drawing was held for places in the group to visit Brooklyn Tweed. On Friday, January 27, the lucky winners met at the Brooklyn Tweed office and warehouse. We were welcomed by Jen, the office manager, and she introduced us to the office staff, many of whom were wearing beautiful sweaters or accessories made from Brooklyn Tweed yarns. Luigi, who is in charge of business development, gave us an overview of the process that the wool…

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Fall Retreat 2016 with Lucy Neatby

Fall Retreat 2016 with Lucy Neatby

Two Days With Lucy!!!! I want to thank everyone who spent 2 days with Lucy at our fall retreat. It was an amazing time and much information was shared, practiced, and talked about during the weekend. Lucy Neatby is one of the most creative and adventurous knitters I know. The samples of her ideas, color-wise as well as functionally-wise, were incredible. The buttonhole was a good one, and I can’t wait to try it again. It will certainly be used…

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Purple Hat Charity Knitters Are Working Hard

Purple Hat Charity Knitters Are Working Hard

Some of our members have been knitting hats for the CLICK for Babies Purple Hat Campaign. This campaign works to create awareness of the leading trigger for infant abuse, frustration with infant crying. 26 hats were collected at our last meeting. These baby hats are quick and easy to make – just ask Patti. She finished 14 last month! Anna collects the hats all year long and donates them for us. The need for the hats is great and your efforts…

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