Category Archive: Knit & Stitch

Oct 16

Knit & Stitch Sept 2016

It was good to meet up again after our summer break. Show and tell covered a range of pieces which people had been busy working on over the summer. These included tapestry work, patchwork and sewn bunting, knitting, needlelace, fabric collage and papercraft. Quite an assortment of interesting crafts, demonstrating what a wide range of …

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Sep 07

Knit & Stitch Aug 2016

The group will restart after its summer break on September 19th. I’m looking forward to finding out what everyone’s been up to. Bring along whatever it is you are working on, or have recently finished. September traditionally is the time for making up lavender bags using lavender recently harvested from the garden. Ideas and materials …

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Jun 11

Knit & Stitch June 2016

The sun was shining, the bunting was fluttering and the 4 corgis welcomed us to the village hall for our monthly meeting. Show and tell included a colourful hand stitched felt key fob, finished off from our last meeting; a beautifully knitted jacket and some lovely handmade cards. Work was in progress on a wonderful …

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Jun 11

Knit & Stitch April 2016

Our April meeting saw the bringing together of the many pieces of bunting knitted by members in readiness for the start of celebrations of the Queen’s 90th birthday. Red, white and blue was very much in evidence and will no doubt add a bit of colour to this summer’s activities. Show and tell included a …

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Feb 22

Knit & Stitch Feb 2016

Some lovely projects are currently being undertaken by some members. A soft and cuddly crocheted cat was keeping an eye out and listening in on all the chatter! A lovely quilt in shades of blue was being hand quilted. It was interesting to see the tools used in this process. Quilters tape enabled accurate lines …

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Nov 26

Knit & Stitch December 2015

Christmas was definitely in the air at our November meeting. Penguins, snowmen, reindeers and gingerbread men joined bells, stars and Xmas stockings in embellishing the Xmas matts and pillows made in the session’s workshop. They will soon be brightening up hall tables offering a warm welcome to Xmas visitors. Show and tell items included two …

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Oct 11

Knit & Stitch September 2015

The Knit & Stitch craft group was a very quiet affair at its last session with most people still on their summer break or recovering from the flu jab! A wonderful aroma of freshly harvested lavender filled the air, making it a very relaxing afternoon. Lavender birds were made to hang in wardrobes and clothes …

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Sep 05

Knit & Stitch August 2015

The Knit & Stitch craft group will soon be starting back after its little summer break. I’m looking forward to seeing what everyone’s been up to. I’ve been clicking away with my knitting. My arthritic thumb has liked the new bamboo needles. The garden has been a bit neglected this summer as I kept waiting …

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Jul 07

Knit & Stitch – June 2015

Our June meeting was a happy, busy session with lots of knitting, crochet and stitching going on. Granny squares were taking shape on the crochet front, lovely little hats had been knitted for premature babies to add to the charity knitting collection, knitted items were taking shape, Roman blinds were nearing completion and a beautiful …

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May 03

Knit & Stitch – April 2015

It was lovely to begin our monthly get togethers again. The hall was looking lovely in the Spring sunshine and was most welcoming with its new lighting. There have been a lot of crafty goings on during the group’s closed period and our ‘show and tell’ saw exam-ples of knitting, crochet, Suffolk punch appliqué, fabric …

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