A Sampling of Our Work:
March 2014 Meeting
Successful Sock Yarn Shawls
With author, Jen Lucas
Jen has been knitting since 2004 and designing since 2008. Her designs have been seen in Knit Simple, the Vogue
Knitting website, and in Classic Elite Web-Letters. She has designs published with Kollage Yarns and Knit Picks. Her
best-selling book, Sock-Yarn Shawls, was released in January 2013. You can also find dozens of her self-published
patterns on Ravelry.
There is no “homework,” but Jen will be demonstrating a couple cast
on/bind off tricks she has, so you may want to
bring the following, she says:
~30-40 yards of worsted weight yarn in a smooth, light-colored solid or semi-solid color,
US Size 6, 7, or 8 needles (straights or circulars, doesn’t matter). Whatever size you normally use for worsted
The guild meets on the second Wednesday of the month from September through May at the The St. Charles Episcopal Church 994 N. 5th Avenue, St. Charles. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. for socializing & refreshments and the meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. The meetings consist of guild business, a planned program, and an opportunity to gain inspiration and expertise through "Show and Share". Some of the program topics the guild has covered in the past are Nordic knitting, needle felting, Entrelac, hand spinning, edgings, double knit, casting on and off, charting motifs, Latvian mittens and more.
- 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. - Living Well, Geneva
- 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. - Panera Bread, St. Charles
- 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. - Arcedium, St. Charles
- 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. - Wool and Co.
- 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. - Wool and Co.
- 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. - Wool and Co.
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