Sunday, April 02, 2006

Knitter's Fantasy 2006



MY REPORT FROM KNITTER'S FANTASY
APRIL 1, 2006




REPORT FROM KNITTER'S FANTASY 2006

This event is held every year on the first Saturday of April in

Warren, Ohio.

This year's sponsor was the

Western Reserve Knitting Guild.

Vendors, shopping, networking, swap table, fashion show, lunch, morning and afternoon classes, door prizes, raffle, and MORE !!!

HIGHLIGHTS:

2 Knitting for Charity collections----please click on the charity graphic logos

to go to the sites







MY CLASSES


TIP TO WRIST I-CORD GLOVES

with

PATRICIA WILLIAMS-JONES

"Sistas in Stitches"

(Pat also modeled several amazing knitted outfits for the fashion show including PJ's, 2 piece suit, long coat, and BOOTS !!!)

I am using CASCADE FIXATION

1 skein for both gloves

I was pleasantly suprised to see how this wonderful, stretchy yarn STRIPES!!

Today I will be calling Pat to figure out how to connect the fingers !!

ENTRELAC


I hope to understand this technique because I have yarns and patterns for the


Entrelac Scarf Pattern by Lucy Neatby

and

Entrelac Felted Tote from Knit Picks

ready to knit !!

PURCHASES


COUNTRY SILK CALYPSO - 10 oz. / 2000 yards

AND

I discovered a new FELTED BAG

DESIGNER:

NONI BAGS

check out her patterns here:

http://www.nonibags.com/Nonibrochure.pdf

FAVORITE VENDOR

KNIT WIT KNITS in Salem, OHIO


MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR NEXT YEAR! When my guild,

the NORTHCOAST KNITTING GUILD will be in charge of the event !!!



4 comments:

kat said...

i love the way all the pink scarves look!

Nessie Noodle said...

wow! that looks like a blast- I like the gloves, starting from the fingers and working your way down seems like a good idea and a really fun way to do it-

PlumpKnitter said...

WOW.. it all looks great!!..
I would love for you to join our OHHH Bag Me Kal.. I seen your comment but I need your email in order to send you the invite .
wendylw78@yahoo.com

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