April 1, 2014 Meeting

April’s meeting will be “April Fool’s Day” – how your knitting has fooled you!  Bring any and all knitting projects that didn’t turn out quite how you expected.  We’ll have an extended show and tell and then learn a bit about gauge.


For May, along with elections, we’ll have a more in-depth program on gauge.
Gather, knit and chat from 6 to 6:30 pm, meeting from 6:30 to 8:00.  Don’t forget your charity projects, Chelsi will be collecting.  We meet at Sharon United Methodist Church, across from SouthPark Mall, commonly known as the “ski slope” church. The address is 4411 Sharon Road Charlotte, NC 28211.
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March 4 meeting, March 16 Pucks-n-Purls

Gather, knit and chat from 6 to 6:30 pm, meeting from 6:30 to 8:00. Bring a finished or in progress project for Show and Tell, or bring a knitting question or problem. Don’t forget your charity projects, Chelsi will be collecting. We meet at Sharon United Methodist Church, across from SouthPark Mall, commonly known as the “ski slope” church. The address is 4411 Sharon Road Charlotte, NC 28211.

The topic this meeting will be Entrelac with Davey presenting.

April’s meeting will be “April Fool’s Day” – how your knitting has fooled you! Bring any and all knitting projects that didn’t turn out quite how you expected. We’ll have an extended show and tell and then learn a bit about gauge.

For May, along with elections, we’ll have a more in depth program on gauge.

Pucks and Purls Returns

The Charlotte Knitting Guild will be attending the Charlotte Checkers game on Sunday, March 16 at 1:30 p.m. We’ll gather at Jason’s Deli at the Epicenter between 12 and 12:30 p.m. We’ll have short Hockey 101 at 12:30 and head over to the arena around 1 p.m. To purchase tickets go to https://oss.ticketmaster.com/html/go.htmI?l=EN&t=bobcats1&o=292045&g=520 promo – sweater. The promo code is sweater.

New for this year — Knit a hat in red and black (the colors for the Charlotte Checkers) and wear it to the game. After the game, we’ll pass our hats onto the Levine Cancer Resource Center. Hats need to be soft, cotton preferred.

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February 4, 2014 Meeting

Gather, knit and chat from 6 to 6:30 pm, meeting from 6:30 to 8:00.  Bring a finished or in progress project for Show and Tell, or bring a knitting question or problem.  Don’t forget your charity projects, Chelsi will be collecting.  We meet at Sharon United Methodist Church, across from SouthPark Mall, commonly known as the “ski slope” church. The address is 4411 Sharon Road Charlotte, NC 28211.
The topic this meeting will be  ’Knit One Below’ with Betsy presenting.  No homework, but bring 2 contrasting color yarns of the same weight and a circular needle (or a couple double points) of the size to go with your yarn.  Worsted weight and size 8 will work well.  We’ll also be making plans to visit the Alpaca Show in Concord on February 22.
The March topic will be Entrelac with Davey.
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January 7, 2014 Meeting

Gather, knit and chat from 6 to 6:30 pm, meeting from 6:30 to 8:00.  Bring a finished or in progress project for Show and Tell, or bring a knitting question or problem.  We meet at Sharon United Methodist Church, across from SouthPark Mall, commonly known as the “ski slope” church. The address is 4411 Sharon Road Charlotte, NC 28211.
The topic this meeting will be pockets: several different ways to add pockets to our knitting, whether we plan ahead for them or not!
February’s topic will be ‘Knit One Below’ with Betsy, and March’s topic will be Entrelac with Davey.
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