Rhinebeck Sheep & Wool FestivalĀ 

Spent the day surrounded by fiber lovers – touching luxurious yarn (at the Dutchess county fairgrounds). The Rhinebeck Sheep & Wool Festival draws thousands of fiber lovers, from all over. There are vendors galore, aisle after aisle of amazing yarn. I’m grateful for gorgeous sunny weatherĀ with temps in the 60’s = perfect day! I boughtContinue reading “Rhinebeck Sheep & Wool FestivalĀ “

Knitting pretty…

I’ve made #4 out of 30 knitted washcloths. I’m adding them to my ‘TLC packs’ for my Spring donation to the women’sĀ  shelter. Going to wrap it around a bar of soap. I’m enjoying using Cotton (Peaches & Creme) and working with the variegated yarn, in Spring colors!! šŸ™‚ Happy Spring!! Happy Palm Sunday andContinue reading “Knitting pretty…”

Cotton, cotton and more cotton

  I bought these gorgeous cones (14 oz) the ‘Seabreeze’ goes beautifully with this baby blanket. The striped ‘Limeade’ will make neat wash and dish cloths. Lily Cotton (hot green) meets Peaches & Creme cotton (Seabreeze) I decided to make a bunch of washcloths with the leftover cotton. They’ll go into my “TLC packs” forContinue reading “Cotton, cotton and more cotton”

Together we’ve done a lot…

  I’ve done a lot of crocheted items: hats, scarves, cowls, lapghans, and fingerless gloves for our charity projects. Added together my Stitch & Bitch donated in excess of 200 stitched items. I am grateful as a group could offer so much. On my #8 needles today is a sunny, lighter weight baby blanket (forContinue reading “Together we’ve done a lot…”