Meet-up on Friday, November 3rd

We will meet-up on Friday, 11/3, from 1-3 p.m. @ Panera.

It’s November…time to get your donated hats, scarves, throws, & blankets in.

  • Susan W. is collecting the preemie hats & baby blankets for the Maria Fareri NICU.
  • Lois is collecting Newborn hats, for White Plains Hospital.
  • Kathy F is collecting Lap-ghans/throws, for the Montrose VA Nursing Home.
  • Dahlia is collecting for hats/scarves/gloves, for both adults and children, for our “Lucille Project” for the Coachman Family Shelter.

 

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Meet-up on Friday, 10/27

 

Save the date: Friday, December 8th – our Holiday Party @ Uno’s…details to follow.

 

Ladies, we will meet-up this Friday, 10/27, from 1-3 p.m. @ Panera.

We had a great time @ the Rhinebeck Sheep & Wool Festival – a few pics.

 

Meet-up on Friday, 10/20

 

Ladies, we’ll meet-up this Friday, 10/20, 1-3 p.m. @ Panera.

Looking forward to Rhinebeck Sheep & Wool Festival this weekend!! Have fun ladies – we’re going to have great weather!!

Meet-up on Friday, October, 13th

Ladies, we will meet-up this Friday, 10/13, from 1-3 pm. @ Panera.

 Four blankets completed & going to welcomeblanket.org

Thank you to all who participated in stitching squares and & sewing  them together!!

Meet-up on Friday, October 6th

Ladies, we will meet-up on Friday, 10/6, 1-3 p.m. @ Panera.

I will arrive earlier to set-up as we continue the great joining of our blanket squares for http://www.welcomeblanket.org. Bring your squares and a sewing needle!

 

Also,  Kathy F. has reminded me of the Annual Bake Sale to raise money for Breast Cancer will be on Friday, 10/6, from 12-4 p.m. at the entrance of Barnes & Noble (on the main floor of City Center).

Meet-up on Friday, September 29th

 

Ladies, on Friday, 9/29, 1-3 p.m. @ Panera. We’ll continue joining our blanket squares – bring all of your squares in & a needle for sewing!

 

Meet-up on Friday, September 8th

Ladies, we will meet-up on Friday, 9/8 from 1-3 p.m. @ Panera.

We’re working on 8×8″ squares for our Project for  www.welcomeblanket.org

We will need 40 squares per blanket, in both Knit & Crochet!

#knitfaster #crochetfaster

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Our Charities & a special message

The Stitch & Bitch of Westchester County is proud to participate, year-round, in several charity projects. Your participation allows us to donate to a number of causes, in our community.

Donated Acrylic yarn is often used for our charity projects. We look forward to and appreciate yarn donations from you, and the local community. All items should be made with Acrylic yarn, soft baby yarn, for hats.

You may use any pattern you like.

List of our Charity Projects:

 Preemie Hats & Blankets – benefiting the Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital. Hats preemie size, and blankets: 8″x11″ and 8.5″x14″. Susan W collects these.

Warm Hats – Newborn baby hats for White Plains Hospital. Newborn size for boys/girls. Lois collects these.

Our Lucille Project (in memory of our beloved member, Lucille Subbiando). – Hats, scarves, gloves, cowls go to a local family shelter (The Coachmen). Items for children and adult size men/women. Dahlia collects these.

Montrose VA Nursing Home Project – Lap robes, throws/ afghans/blankets, for our local Veterans home. Kathy F collects these.

 

Click on the two links below to view a special thank you message.

TY Knitters

Sister Anne Gentile TY Letters

 

Meet-ups for the month of August…

Ladies, we will meet-up every Friday in August from 1-3 @ Panera.

For those away/on vacation….enjoy!

Friday, 8/4

Friday, 8/11

Friday, 8/18

Friday, 8/25

 

Meet-up’s for May:

As many of you know Sheila is at the Bristal. I was hoping to coordinate a visit this Friday however, she mentioned the best time to visit would be after 3 p.m. I know some of you are busy after 3… so, we will need to come up with another day.  We can brainstorm this Friday.

So ladies, the Stitch & Bitch will meet-up @ Panera from 1-3 pm on:

Friday, May 12th

May 19th

May 26th