Saturday, 17 September 2011

Another new start

back at knitting group yesterday thanks to the generosity of a friend who picked me up at home and drove me there. She lives across the other side of town so I am not exactly 'on the way'.

We had a guest speaker, Diane, from a yarn shop in the neighbouring town of Baldock. She told us the story behind Wool 'n' Things' early days and the recent expansion into the shop next door as well as the plans for world domination to take over more premises on the street.

There was also cake at coffee time. I bought it in celebration of my return to the group after such a long absence and as a 'thank you' to everyone, especially the core members.

Thanks to Rhys who was off school with a rugby injury, all the cake was gone by the end of the morning.

Some members brought finished items to show the group.

 Keran's fabulous Zumba jacket modelled by our 'dancer'.

Sue H's lovely lacey shawl and Enids baby jacket

I've said it before but it bears repeating - Hitchin Stitchin' members are  lovely, supportive, fun people.

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” ~ Marcel Proust (1871-192...

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