Welcome newcomers Pam Mckown and Hallie Cook! So glad you could join us. And here's what we (23 in attendance) are up to:
Celine is back from France and completed a baby headband with flower for donation.
Gayle is attempting again to work with some crazy yarn after frogging yet again. It might end up in the Mug Rug Exchange! ;-)
Susan K is crocheting lovely baby hats. And had 9 terrific baby hats to donate!
Hannelore is knitting a baby hat on dpns.
Vi started a baby hat and finished it by the end of Knitting Circle! And had 7 other fantastic baby hats to donate.
Rebecca is knitting darling Cupcake Hats. And had another super self-striping baby hat to donate!
Joyce H is crocheting baby hats.
Judy W is crocheting a baby hat. Good to see you again, it's been a while!
Barbara H is knitting socks on dpns.
Jessica G is crocheting a beard to go with her Gimlet Armor Hat.
Lori finished her gorgeous grey shawl. And had a cradle blanket to donate!
Ruth is knitting a pink cradle blanket.
A lady rushed in with two bags of yarn that were divided up to good homes.
Newcomer Pam M is knitting a Yoda Hat for her grand niece.
Newcomer Hallie is knitting a Homespun baby blanket for a friend.
Donna finished an adult cap using Marjie Yarn for the 4-22-2015 Marjie Memorial. And had another adult hat to donate to Friends for Life (FFL)!
Peggy is knitting a cute scarf that buttons using a pom.
Cynthia R is crocheting a shawl in varying maroon colors. And had about 25 hats for donation (including 7 for Marjie Memorial using Marjie Yarn)!
Sue S is knitting another awesome baby blanket. And had 4 baby blankets for donation!
Kimberly is knitting her variegated scarf.
Karen is knitting a NICU square - also now known as a "smello".
Pat Q is crocheting a Christmas laghan and had a cross-stitched Christmas towel for FFL donation started by Liz. And Pat Q crocheted two cotton hotpads for the Marjie Memorial!
Laura is knitting a blanket that Marjie started for the Marjie Memorial [with help from Karen figuring out the pattern].
Susan A donated 8 hats (including 1 for Marjie Memorial) via Pat Q since she was unable to attend.
Generous Waco Knitters, we collected 63 handcrafted items:
- 42 baby hats, 5 baby blankets for Providence Hospital newborns
- 4 adult hats & towel for FFL Christmas "Gifts for Grannies (and Grandpas too!)"
- 9 hats and 2 hotpads for 4-22-2015 Marjie Memorial
Next Knitting Circle will be Tuesday July 8th @ South Waco library, 2737 South 18th Street, in the Meeting Room (front left) from 5pm - 7pm with optional Mug Rug Swap. All welcome.
Lastly, you might want to start putting aside no-longer-wanted yarn for our Yarn Swap at Knitting Circle on Aug 12th.