Friday, November 20, 2009

Felt hat

Retro style hat of Maine wool and New York alpaca that I felted this summer. Lined with rayon blend. Wool purchased at Common Ground Country Fair and alpaca from Ken Curry's Alpaca Farm in Ransomville, NY. Edged with decorative stitch.

One panel of thr Lacy Leaf shawl and 250 yards of red mohair makes the perfect Christmas present. Pattern available.

Snowflak Ornament


Beginning Knitting

Saturday, Nov 28 noon-2


Snow Flake Ornament

crochet a small treasure

Thursday, Dec. 10 noon -2


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Fri Nov 20th Windy and Gray Day

Lots of talk about Thanksgiving; friends, travel, food, recipes here at the shop. Visitors purchasing needles and yarn for holiday gift giving. Took a photo of the beautiful old building we work in. The historic building houses, shops, Pine Tree Yarns, Patricia's Closet, intimate apparel and Blue Marble Cafe, a good place to meet for a delicious breakfast.

I photographed the exterior of the building. check out those two big chimneys.

Friday, November 13, 2009

Lavender Shawl

My handwoven work is available at the shop. Pictured (if I can load the pic) is a shawl in lavender cotton and rayon chenille on linen warp with glass trade beads on the fringe. It is 22x104" not including fringe.

Sunny day in Maine

Beautiful sunny day in Maine, You can see the sparkling water on Damariscott River driving in to work. Customers are looking for knitting and crochet projects as gifts and for themselves. Preparing Open House tonight in onjunction with our neighboring shop 'Patricia's Closet'.