Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long
Dec
12
6:00 PM18:00

Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long

December’s KAL is the Hipster Shawl by Joji Locatelli

This shawl is just like the name says hip! The Hipster is a quick knit in a larger needle size, great for a gift before Christmas or even a gift for yourself. It’s knit top down starting with a garter stitch tab and increased from there. The Indian stitch in the pattern looks more complicated than it is!

Led by: Heather

Skills Required: Able to cast on, knit, purl, slip stitches on your own.

Materials: 620 yards of light worsted or DK weight yarn, US size 8 needle.

Pattern: Available on Ravelry through the shop.

Please note this is not a class. Heather will be knitting with you and providing light pattern support.

Cost: FREE

 

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Knitting 101
Dec
15
10:00 AM10:00

Knitting 101

This class is great for the total beginner or if you just need a refresher. Make a handy mug rug to go under your favorite hot drink. You will learn how to cast on, knit, purl, and bind off. We'll also discuss how to read a simple knitting pattern and practice identifying and fixing your mistakes as you go! 

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Tea & Stitching
Dec
18
9:00 AM09:00

Tea & Stitching

Bring your current project you are working on or pick something new! Sip tea and stitch with us on Tuesday mornings.

Note: This is not a class. It is an informal gathering so we can enjoy each other's company and stitch together. Instruction is not offered but usually other stitchers are willing to get you through a tough spot!

Led by Cory

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Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long
Dec
26
6:00 PM18:00

Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long

December’s KAL is the Hipster Shawl by Joji Locatelli

This shawl is just like the name says hip! The Hipster is a quick knit in a larger needle size, great for a gift before Christmas or even a gift for yourself. It’s knit top down starting with a garter stitch tab and increased from there. The Indian stitch in the pattern looks more complicated than it is!

Led by: Heather

Skills Required: Able to cast on, knit, purl, slip stitches on your own.

Materials: 620 yards of light worsted or DK weight yarn, US size 8 needle.

Pattern: Available on Ravelry through the shop.

Please note this is not a class. Heather will be knitting with you and providing light pattern support.

Cost: FREE

 

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Tea & Stitching
Dec
11
9:00 AM09:00

Tea & Stitching

Bring your current project you are working on or pick something new! Sip tea and stitch with us on Tuesday mornings.

Note: This is not a class. It is an informal gathering so we can enjoy each other's company and stitch together. Instruction is not offered but usually other stitchers are willing to get you through a tough spot!

Led by Cory

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Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long
Dec
5
6:00 PM18:00

Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long

December’s KAL is the Hipster Shawl by Joji Locatelli

This shawl is just like the name says hip! The Hipster is a quick knit in a larger needle size, great for a gift before Christmas or even a gift for yourself. It’s knit top down starting with a garter stitch tab and increased from there. The Indian stitch in the pattern looks more complicated than it is!

Led by: Heather

Skills Required: Able to cast on, knit, purl, slip stitches on your own.

Materials: 620 yards of light worsted or DK weight yarn, US size 8 needle.

Pattern: Available on Ravelry through the shop.

Please note this is not a class. Heather will be knitting with you and providing light pattern support.

Cost: FREE

 

 

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Tea & Stitching
Dec
4
9:00 AM09:00

Tea & Stitching

Bring your current project you are working on or pick something new! Sip tea and stitch with us on Tuesday mornings.

Note: This is not a class. It is an informal gathering so we can enjoy each other's company and stitch together. Instruction is not offered but usually other stitchers are willing to get you through a tough spot!

Led by Cory

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Open Holiday Stitch Night
Nov
30
6:00 PM18:00

Open Holiday Stitch Night

Come enjoy some relaxing stitching time at the shop with friends! Bring your current holiday stitching project or we can help you find a one to make the perfect gift. Crocheters and knitters are welcome, so come on by and get some holiday stitching done!

Please note, this is not a class though light support will be provided.

Led by: Heather

Cost: FREE

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Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long
Nov
28
6:00 PM18:00

Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long

For November, we will be continuing on with the Stephen West Mystery Knit-A-Long! The pattern is made up of different clues that when knitted up make a beautiful shawl. Stephen West does amazing Mystery KAL’s and thinks of every detail for an interesting and engaging knit! Join us for the fun on Wednesday night.

Led by: Heather
Cost: FREE

Materials: Around 2000 yards of fingering weight yarn*, US size 5 needles, and a copy of the pattern “Texture Time: Westknits Mystery Shawl KAL 2018” by Stephen West available on Ravelry through the shop

*For more information about yardage and colors of yarn, please refer to the pattern. 

Please note this is not a class. Heather will be knitting with you and providing light pattern support.

Cost: FREE

 

 

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Knitting 102 - Simple Hat - Part 2
Nov
26
6:00 PM18:00

Knitting 102 - Simple Hat - Part 2

In this class, you will learn to knit in the round using double pointed needles. This class is the next step after our Knitting 101. It’s a super simple hat that is a great introduction to knitting in the round and hat construction. Once you have the basics down, you can have fun with the pattern and add colorwork or texture!

Please note, this is a two part class.

Instructor: Heather
Cost: $55

Skills Required: Have taken Knitting 101 or equivalent

Materials: 45-110 yards of bulky weight yarn (amount will depend on size chosen, see pattern for details), US size 9 either 16” circular or double pointed needles, US size 10 either 16” circular or double pointed needles, and a hard copy of the pattern “Knitbot Simple Hat” by Hannah Fettig available in the shop

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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"Milo" Vest - Part 3
Nov
25
10:00 AM10:00

"Milo" Vest - Part 3

“Milo” is a top down sweater vest for kids that is a perfect first garment. The vest, knit in the round with no sleeves, has the option for a cable panel that you can customize or just knit plain. The vest is a great canvas to add stripes or color work to; it’s a blank slate for your creativity and skill level!

Please note, this class meets for three class sessions.

Instructor: Sarah

Cost: $60

Skills Required: Must know how to knit in the round and make simple increases

Materials: 130-380 yards of a DK or sport weight yarn (amount will depend on size chosen), US size 6 circular needles, US size 5 circular needles, and a copy of the pattern “Milo” by Georgie Nicolson available for purchase on Raverly through the shop

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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Tea & Stitching
Nov
20
9:00 AM09:00

Tea & Stitching

Bring your current project you are working on or pick something new! Sip tea and stitch with us on Tuesday mornings.

Note: This is not a class. It is an informal gathering so we can enjoy each other's company and stitch together. Instruction is not offered but usually other stitchers are willing to get you through a tough spot!

Led by Cory

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"Milo" Vest - Part 2
Nov
18
10:00 AM10:00

"Milo" Vest - Part 2

“Milo” is a top down sweater vest for kids that is a perfect first garment. The vest, knit in the round with no sleeves, has the option for a cable panel that you can customize or just knit plain. The vest is a great canvas to add stripes or color work to; it’s a blank slate for your creativity and skill level!

Please note, this class meets for three class sessions.

Instructor: Sarah

Cost: $60

Skills Required: Must know how to knit in the round and make simple increases

Materials: 130-380 yards of a DK or sport weight yarn (amount will depend on size chosen), US size 6 circular needles, US size 5 circular needles, and a copy of the pattern “Milo” by Georgie Nicolson available for purchase on Raverly through the shop

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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"The Weekender" Sweater Class - Part 4
Nov
15
6:00 PM18:00

"The Weekender" Sweater Class - Part 4

Are you looking for the perfect sweater that goes perfectly with your favorite pair of jeans? Do you want a project that’s mostly easy knitting but still has a few new techniques to keep you interested and improve your skills?

“The Weekender,” designed by Andrea Mowry, is a stylish and comfortable sweater with a relaxed fit that will add some new skills to your repertoire, including a tubular cast on and bind off. The sweater is fun to knit with its contrast between interesting techniques and easy, in-the-round, top-down knitting. This four part class will meet over the course of several weeks to allow time for knitting in between classes

Please note, this is a four-part class.

Instructor: Sarah
Cost: $85

Skills Required: Comfortable knitting in the round, simple increases, and simple decreases

Materials: 915-1640 yards of worsted weight yarn (amount will vary depending on size chosen, see pattern for more details), US size 7 40” circular needles, US size 8 40” circular needles, US size 9 40” circular needles, and a copy of the pattern “The Weekender” by Andrea Mowry available as a hard copy through the shop

Pre-Work: Knit a gauge swatch according to the pattern

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long
Nov
14
6:00 PM18:00

Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long

For November, we will be continuing on with the Stephen West Mystery Knit-A-Long! The pattern is made up of different clues that when knitted up make a beautiful shawl. Stephen West does amazing Mystery KAL’s and thinks of every detail for an interesting and engaging knit! Join us for the fun on Wednesday night.

Led by: Heather
Cost: FREE

Materials: Around 2000 yards of fingering weight yarn*, US size 5 needles, and a copy of the pattern “Texture Time: Westknits Mystery Shawl KAL 2018” by Stephen West available on Ravelry through the shop

*For more information about yardage and colors of yarn, please refer to the pattern. 

Please note this is not a class. Heather will be knitting with you and providing light pattern support.

Cost: FREE

 

 

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Tea & Stitching
Nov
13
9:00 AM09:00

Tea & Stitching

Bring your current project you are working on or pick something new! Sip tea and stitch with us on Tuesday mornings.

Note: This is not a class. It is an informal gathering so we can enjoy each other's company and stitch together. Instruction is not offered but usually other stitchers are willing to get you through a tough spot!

Led by Cory

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Knitting 102 - Simple Hat - Part 1
Nov
12
6:00 PM18:00

Knitting 102 - Simple Hat - Part 1

In this class, you will learn to knit in the round by using a circular needle for the body of the hat and double pointed needles to close up the top. This class is the next step after our Knitting 101. It’s a super simple hat that is a great introduction to knitting in the round and hat construction. Once you have the basics down, you are ready to explore new hat patterns!

Pleas note, this is a two part class.

Instructor: Heather
Cost: $55

Skills Required: Have taken Knitting 101 or equivalent

Materials: 45-110 yards of bulky weight yarn (amount will depend on size chosen, see pattern for details), US size 9 16” circular needles, US size 10 16” circular needles, US size 10 double pointed needles, and a hard copy of the pattern “Knitbot Simple Hat” by Hannah Fettig available in the shop

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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"Milo" Vest - Part 1
Nov
11
10:00 AM10:00

"Milo" Vest - Part 1

“Milo” is a top down sweater vest for kids that is a perfect first garment. The vest, knit in the round with no sleeves, has the option for a cable panel that you can customize or just knit plain. The vest is a great canvas to add stripes or color work to; it’s a blank slate for your creativity and skill level!

Please note, this class meets for three class sessions.

Instructor: Sarah

Cost: $60

Skills Required: Must know how to knit in the round and make simple increases

Materials: 130-380 yards of a DK or sport weight yarn (amount will depend on size chosen), US size 6 circular needles, US size 5 circular needles, and a copy of the pattern “Milo” by Georgie Nicolson available for purchase on Raverly through the shop

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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Open Holiday Stitch Night
Nov
9
6:00 PM18:00

Open Holiday Stitch Night

Come enjoy some relaxing stitching time at the shop with friends! Bring your current holiday stitching project or we can help you find a one to make the perfect gift. Crocheters and knitters are welcome, so come on by and get some holiday stitching done!

Please note, this is not a class though light support will be provided.

Led by: Heather

Cost: FREE

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"Nor'easter" Sweater Class - Part 4
Nov
8
6:00 PM18:00

"Nor'easter" Sweater Class - Part 4

There is always a place for the perfect grandpa sweater in your wardrobe. With beautiful cables Nor’easter is a cozy substitute for a light jacket in the cool Santa Cruz evenings all year round. Knit from the bottom up, the sweater features a cabled back panel, drop shoulder, and a shawl collar. “Nor’easter” is knit in worsted weight yarn making it a quick project to finish just in time for your winter wardrobe.

Please note, this is a four-part class.

Instructor: Sarah
Cost: $85

Skills Required: Comfortable knitting and purling in the round, simple increases, simple decreases, and basic cable construction

Materials: 1450-2700 yards of worsted weight yarn (amount will depend on size chosen, see pattern for more details), US size 7 needles, and a copy of the pattern “Nor’easter” by Thea Colman available on Ravelry through the shop

Pre-Work: Knit up a gauge swatch according to the pattern

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

 

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Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long
Nov
7
6:00 PM18:00

Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long

For November, we will be continuing on with the Stephen West Mystery Knit-A-Long! The pattern is made up of different clues that when knitted up make a beautiful shawl. Stephen West does amazing Mystery KAL’s and thinks of every detail for an interesting and engaging knit! Join us for the fun on Wednesday night.

Led by: Heather
Cost: FREE

Materials: Around 2000 yards of fingering weight yarn*, US size 5 needles, and a copy of the pattern “Texture Time: Westknits Mystery Shawl KAL 2018” by Stephen West available on Ravelry through the shop

*For more information about yardage and colors of yarn, please refer to the pattern. 

Please note this is not a class. Heather will be knitting with you and providing light pattern support.

Cost: FREE

 

 

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Tea & Stitching
Nov
6
9:00 AM09:00

Tea & Stitching

Bring your current project you are working on or pick something new! Sip tea and stitch with us on Tuesday mornings.

Note: This is not a class. It is an informal gathering so we can enjoy each other's company and stitch together. Instruction is not offered but usually other stitchers are willing to get you through a tough spot!

Led by Cory

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"Three French Hens" - Part 2
Nov
2
10:00 AM10:00

"Three French Hens" - Part 2

At just three-and-a-half inches tall, these sweet Fair Isle hens are adorable! Each toy hen is knit seamlessly in the round with some simple colorwork in the body. This clever pattern is a fun and fast knit that makes the perfect gift for a little one in your life.

Please note, this is the second part of a two part class.

Instructor: Heather

Cost: $55

Skills Required: Able to cast on, proficient at knitting in the round, and able to use double pointed needles

Materials: 370 yards of fingering weight yarn (we are recommending Jameison & Smith 2-Ply Jumper Weight yarn because it is perfect for small amounts of Fair Isle knitting)*, US size 2 double pointed needles, and a copy of the pattern “Three French Hens” by Susan B. Anderson available on Ravelry through the shop

*For specific amounts of the main color and two contrast colors, please refer to the pattern.

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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"The Weekender" Sweater Class - Part 3
Nov
1
6:00 PM18:00

"The Weekender" Sweater Class - Part 3

Are you looking for the perfect sweater that goes perfectly with your favorite pair of jeans? Do you want a project that’s mostly easy knitting but still has a few new techniques to keep you interested and improve your skills?

“The Weekender,” designed by Andrea Mowry, is a stylish and comfortable sweater with a relaxed fit that will add some new skills to your repertoire, including a tubular cast on and bind off. The sweater is fun to knit with its contrast between interesting techniques and easy, in-the-round, top-down knitting. This four part class will meet over the course of several weeks to allow time for knitting in between classes

Please note, this is a four-part class.

Instructor: Sarah
Cost: $85

Skills Required: Comfortable knitting in the round, simple increases, and simple decreases

Materials: 915-1640 yards of worsted weight yarn (amount will vary depending on size chosen, see pattern for more details), US size 7 40” circular needles, US size 8 40” circular needles, US size 9 40” circular needles, and a copy of the pattern “The Weekender” by Andrea Mowry available as a hard copy through the shop

Pre-Work: Knit a gauge swatch according to the pattern

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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Tea & Stitching
Oct
30
9:00 AM09:00

Tea & Stitching

Bring your current project you are working on or pick something new! Sip tea and stitch with us on Tuesday mornings.

Note: This is not a class. It is an informal gathering so we can enjoy each other's company and stitch together. Instruction is not offered but usually other stitchers are willing to get you through a tough spot!

Led by Cory

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Knitting 101
Oct
27
10:00 AM10:00

Knitting 101

This class is great for the total beginner or if you just need a refresher. Make a handy mug rug to go under your favorite hot drink. You will learn how to cast on, knit, purl, and bind off. We'll also discuss how to read a simple knitting pattern and practice identifying and fixing your mistakes as you go! 

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"Three French Hens" - Part 1
Oct
26
10:00 AM10:00

"Three French Hens" - Part 1

At just three-and-a-half inches tall, these sweet Fair Isle hens are adorable! Each toy hen is knit seamlessly in the round with some simple colorwork in the body. This clever pattern is a fun and fast knit that makes the perfect gift for a little one in your life.

Please note, this is the first part of a two part class.

Instructor: Heather

Cost: $55

Skills Required: Able to cast on, proficient at knitting in the round, and able to use double pointed needles

Materials: 370 yards of fingering weight yarn (we are recommending Jameison & Smith 2-Ply Jumper Weight yarn because it is perfect for small amounts of Fair Isle knitting)*, US size 2 double pointed needles, and a copy of the pattern “Three French Hens” by Susan B. Anderson available on Ravelry through the shop

*For specific amounts of the main color and two contrast colors, please refer to the pattern.

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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"Nor'easter" Sweater Class - Part 3
Oct
25
6:00 PM18:00

"Nor'easter" Sweater Class - Part 3

There is always a place for the perfect grandpa sweater in your wardrobe. With beautiful cables Nor’easter is a cozy substitute for a light jacket in the cool Santa Cruz evenings all year round. Knit from the bottom up, the sweater features a cabled back panel, drop shoulder, and a shawl collar. “Nor’easter” is knit in worsted weight yarn making it a quick project to finish just in time for your winter wardrobe.

Please note, this is a four-part class.

Instructor: Sarah
Cost: $85

Skills Required: Comfortable knitting and purling in the round, simple increases, simple decreases, and basic cable construction

Materials: 1450-2700 yards of worsted weight yarn (amount will depend on size chosen, see pattern for more details), US size 7 needles, and a copy of the pattern “Nor’easter” by Thea Colman available on Ravelry through the shop

Pre-Work: Knit up a gauge swatch according to the pattern

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

 

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Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long
Oct
24
6:00 PM18:00

Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long

The Stephen West Mystery Knit-A-Long 2018 is here! What is a Mystery KAL you may ask? Once a week over the course of four weeks, you are given a set of clues. Each clue is a portion of the pattern that can be knit within that week. Stephen West does amazing Mystery KAL’s and thinks of every detail for a interesting and engaging knit! Join us for the fun on Wednesday nights in October.

Skills Required: Able to knit, purl, cast on, and bind off

Materials: Around 2000 yards of fingering weight yarn*, US size 5 needles, and a copy of the pattern “Texture Time: Westknits Mystery Shawl KAL 2018” by Stephen West available on Ravelry through the shop

*For more information about yardage and colors of yarn, please refer to the pattern.

Please note this is not a class. Heather will be knitting with you and providing light pattern support.


Cost: FREE

 

 

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Tea & Stitching
Oct
23
9:00 AM09:00

Tea & Stitching

Bring your current project you are working on or pick something new! Sip tea and stitch with us on Tuesday mornings.

Note: This is not a class. It is an informal gathering so we can enjoy each other's company and stitch together. Instruction is not offered but usually other stitchers are willing to get you through a tough spot!

Led by Cory

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Fingerless Mitts
Oct
22
6:00 PM18:00

Fingerless Mitts

If you are looking for the perfect pair of fingerless mitts and a new technique to add to your knitting repertoire, then this two-part class is for you! In class, you will learn how to make a thumb gusset and work the mitt in the round on double pointed needles. This is a great next step for those who have made hats and are wanting to try their hand at a new accessory. 

A printed copy of the pattern “75 Yard Malabrigo Fingerless Mitts” by Jeanne Stevenson will be provided with the class.

Instructor: Heather

Cost: $50

Skills Needed: Able to knit, purl, cast on, bind off, and be comfortable knitting in the round

Materials: 75 yards of a worsted or aran weight yarn, US size 8 double pointed needles, and US size 7 double pointed needles

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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Crochet Lab
Oct
18
6:00 PM18:00

Crochet Lab

Crochet Lab is for anyone (beginning to advanced) who needs help! In this two-hour session, the instructor will help you with a project of your choosing. It can be a work in progress or a new project of your choice.

Instructor: Suzanne
Cost: $25

Skills Required: None
Materials: Please bring the project you need help with along with the pattern and materials. If you are choosing a new project, the instructor can help you pick the appropriate yarn and materials or suggest projects/patterns as appropriate.

Call 831-515-7966 to register.

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Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long
Oct
17
6:00 PM18:00

Wednesday Night Knit-A-Long

The Stephen West Mystery Knit-A-Long 2018 is here! What is a Mystery KAL you may ask? Once a week over the course of four weeks, you are given a set of clues. Each clue is a portion of the pattern that can be knit within that week. Stephen West does amazing Mystery KAL’s and thinks of every detail for a interesting and engaging knit! Join us for the fun on Wednesday nights in October.

Skills Required: Able to knit, purl, cast on, and bind off

Materials: Around 2000 yards of fingering weight yarn*, US size 5 needles, and a copy of the pattern “Texture Time: Westknits Mystery Shawl KAL 2018” by Stephen West available on Ravelry through the shop

*For more information about yardage and colors of yarn, please refer to the pattern.

Please note this is not a class. Heather will be knitting with you and providing light pattern support.


Cost: FREE

 

 

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Tea & Stitching
Oct
16
9:00 AM09:00

Tea & Stitching

Bring your current project you are working on or pick something new! Sip tea and stitch with us on Tuesday mornings.

Note: This is not a class. It is an informal gathering so we can enjoy each other's company and stitch together. Instruction is not offered but usually other stitchers are willing to get you through a tough spot!

Led by Cory

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