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Fall Retreat

Can you believe it? The Fall Retreat is this weekend. This years retreat is going to be held at Martinson Christian Church. The church address is  1653 S Martinson St, Wichita, KS 67213. The church is located off of Harry and Seneca. The retreat will start at 9:00 and go until around 5:00pm. The officers are bringing meat dishes to share. Please bring a side dish. We have two exciting projects that you can participate in. 

The first is a recycled market bag. You will need: 

A Canvas Tote 15 by 15 inches
A Sharp Crochet or a whole puncher
Crochet hook 3.25mm
Measuring tape
Tapestry needle
Cotton Yarn of your choice or any other yarn you would like

The second is a needle case. You will need:

“E” hook, size 3 thread or yarn

Hope to see you there.

 

 

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September Guild Meeting

KSMyStitch Crochet Guild

Twist Yarn Shop

607 W. Douglas Ave.

Wichita, KS 67213

Monday September 16, 2013

10:00 am -12:00 pm and/or 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

  • New and Old Business
  • Show ‘n Share

Bring any projects that you have completed or working on and share with everyone.

  • Break/Snacks
  • Program
    This month we are going to learn how to do edging around dishcloths. You will need to bring a size 7 steel hook. The thread and dishcloth will be provided for you.
  • Door Prizes
  • Don’t gorget to bring your yarn if you are going to participate in the fall crochet challenge.

Next Guild Meeting Monday October 21, 2013 Find us on Facebook.


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Purple Baby Hats

Dear KS My Stitchers,

We have 460 purple hats, thanks to all you crocheters. If those of you who have been keeping your purple hats at home would bring them to the September Guild Meeting, I think we would meet our goal of 500. We would then end this years project for Purple Hats. We have another charity project we will intoduce soon. Many, many thanks to all of you for sharing your time and talents with the babies of Kansas.

Kaye Gruver

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Fall Crochet Challenge

KS My Stitch
Crochet Guild
Fall CAL

Fall CAL will officially kick-off at our September Guild meeting  and will finish at our December Christmas Party.

Participants will bring their chosen yarn (between fingering and chunky weight) to the September meeting and will fill out an info card (cowl, scarf, shawlette; Name & Ravelry ID; email address).

Participants will go into the next room and select a bag of yarn. By stalking their buddy’s Ravelry page, they can find patterns that the person likes.

We will crochet our projects for our buddy and will exchange them during our annual Christmas Party in December.

Don’t be afraid to ask your buddy for some input on patterns if they don’t have much saved in their favorites on Ravelry.  Feel free to run some patterns by them for feedback. You don’t have to keep this a surprise, it is totally up to each individual.

It is a great idea to provide your own yarn for this project. You will then be guaranteed to like the color and fiber. Have fun with this project!