Meet-up on Friday, July 7th

Ladies, we will meet-up on Friday, 7/7, from 1-3 p.m. @ Panera.

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Meet-up on Friday, July 29th

The Stitch & Bitch will meet-up on Friday, July 29th, 1-3 p.m. @ Panera.

Summer in full swing and some ladies are away or busy with Summer activities. I get asked each week, “are we meeting”? With a group as large as ours someone is usually around to stitch. I usually arrive early to claim our back table. If you arrive earlier (or I’m not there) just do the same.

Meet-up on June 10th. Please read note…

The Stitch & Bitch will meet-up at our Panera, this Friday,  6/10, 1-3 pm.

Ladies, as a group we celebrate the best of times and rally around during challenging and difficult times. I’m writing, with permission from our dear Barb B. Over the past few weeks she has been dealing with a lot and coping with the nerve-wracking uncertainty involved with being diagnosed – in her case with Melanoma. It is early stage 1, the doctor said it is unlikely to have spread and they are taking every precaution. She is being treated at one of the best hospitals: Memorial Sloan Kettering. Surgery will be done early morning Thursday, 6/9. Please keep Barb, her doctors and her family in prayer.

Will keep you posted.

Day trip on Friday, April 15th

Looking forward to our day trip to the yarn stores this Friday.

If any member does not have a ride let me know asap.

Drivers and carpool passengers have made arrangements with pick-up time. We’ll leave from the Apple Farm parking lot at 10 a.m.

Please have your $10 cash for your driver.

 True… Yarn love

Meet-up on Friday, June 12, @ Uno’s!!!

Ladies, we’re changing it up this week and meeting at our favorite Uno’s
(downtown White Plains) on 6/12th – 1-3 pm. Free parking!

Update on our charity projects:

“Our Lucille Project”
(formerly, Midnight Run) has collected 24 adult hats and 10 scarves, so far.

“NICU” “We have 38 hats and 21 blankets to deliver to Chaplain Anne. We also have 10 hats for Lois.

Thank you everyone for your beautiful contributions” Susan W

“Warm hats from the Heart”
– accepting donations of Baby newborn hats for White Plains Hospital

Keep up the great work ladies!!

Meet-up for Friday, 5/29 & road trip!!

Ladies, Susan W will be seeing the Chaplain in June for the NICU hat & blanket project, please bring in your items this Friday, 5/29. We will meet-up at Panera, 1-3 p.m.

We’re heading out on another road trip in June!!! Save the date, Friday, June 19th.
We’ll be carpooling to Nancy O’s in Ridgefield CT and having lunch at Fifty Coins.

We need drivers…  let me know so I can work on seating – no more than 4 people in any car, for the comfort of all passengers. Let me know, here or on FB, text/email if you’ll be going.

Day trip to Etui & Chocolations on Friday, 5/1

For those available to go…the Stitch & Bitch is heading out on the road again this Friday.

For those carpooling and whom I’ve already been in touch with…we will leave downtown, White Plains at 11:30 a.m. – sharp.

We’ll be visiting: Etui fiber arts store in Larchmont, grab a bite to eat around that area, then visit Chocolations, in Mamaroneck (located on the same street but further down into Mamaroneck).

We will meet-up at 12 noon at Etui fiber arts: 2106 Boston Post Rd., Larchmont, NY 10538, 914-341-1426

Chocolations: 607 East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck, NY 10543, 914-777-3600

 

Day trip on Friday, 4/24

We’ll be heading to Arthur Ave, Little Italy!! Beautiful weather expected!!

Meeting up at 11 am SHARP!! (everyone knows where). If anyone else wants to go – let me know asap!

Carpool drivers:

Bernadette, Ann, Manju & Vivien A

Looking forward to it!

Meet-up on 4/18

OK ladies, being Good Friday many of us will not meet-up this week.

However, we’re a large group and a few of the ladies are happy to come out. So, if you’re available, stop by Panera on Friday, 1 p.m. If not, will see you next week.
Happy Passover & Happy Easter

“Warming the Hearts of Veterans”

Our 2014 Valentine’s Day project ladies!! Knitting & Crocheting Lap-ghan/Lap-robes for the Veterans at the Montrose VA Nursing Home.

While the idea of this project has simmered for a few weeks we’ve nailed down the details yesterday at the Stitch & Bitch – and everyone is anxious to get busy.
Thanks to Kathy for the wonderful idea to benefit the VA Nursing home in Montrose, and Susan came up with the cool name for our project. Lorraine’s evening knit group will be working on items too!

Panera has once again offered to help sponsor this project so we will have extra skeins of yarn to work with! Thank you Amy!! Some yarn will be available for you on Friday, 12/27. UPDATE: Yes, there are a number of ladies who will be available for a meet-up on Friday, 12/27 – same time and place – Panera.

For the Lap-ghans:

Use ANY worsted yarn – ANY pattern. NO WOOL. The finished project should measure 27″ Width x 44″ Length

See below as a guide (or use whatever works for you).

Knitting: Use #10 needles, cast on 88

Crocheting: Thanks for the suggested patterns but when I tried it the chain too lomg. I will try it myself using a K hook and add the details once I know it works.

Merry Christmas to all!

Irene made this gorgeous neck warmer and found the perfect model!
Kathy 12.20.13

Meet-up on 11/22

Ladies, we will meet on Friday, 11/22, from 1-3 pm at Panera.

This is the final meet-up until our Holiday luncheon on 12/6

Hope you can join us!! Contact me to reserve your seat and bring your payment in on Friday.

Thank you to all who have already reserved.

Keep those needles and hooks going!

Meet-up, 11/15 – Plus….

Ladies, we will be meeting at our usual, Panera

Friday, 11/15 from 1 – 3 pm

Click here for details on our Holiday Luncheon! Click the link to view details -> 2013 Holiday Luncheon
We will enjoy a hearty lunch of soup, salad, appetizers, pizza and dessert!
Reserve your seat! Bring your payment in as soon as possible. We will not meet on 11/29.