SoCK Meeting

Saturday Cypress Knitters meet on the second Saturday of the month at 10 am at the Richard and Meg Weekley Community Center, 8440 Greenhouse Rd, Cypress, TX 77433.  Please see the schedule in the front of the community center for the room number.  

CHIX Meeting – Finger Knitting

The Chix with Stix January program will be on finger knitting.  This is a fun way to  knit, it goes quickly, and no needles are needed!  Bring a friend to learn this easy technique and get them started knitting.  There’s no advance preparation.  Just bring worsted weight yarn in 2-3 complementary colors, scissors, and a measuring tape.

KNOW Meeting – Decorative Cast-on Techniques

At our KNOW meeting on January 28, well-known Katy artist and knitting instructor Sony Hartley will present her program which was originally scheduled for October. During the program, “Decorative Cast-on Techniques,” Sony will teach three different ways to cast on a knitting project:  The I-cord Cast-on, Picot Cast-on, and Flower Cast-on.  In order to participate, bring worsted-weight yarn, any type of knitting needles size 8-10, and a crochet hook size C or smaller. Sony will supply beads and flowers for our use.  Please plan to attend what promises to be a fun and interesting program. 

KNIT Meeting – Mad about mitered squares

Jan Clark will take us through the techniques needed to make a mitered square project!  Bring assorted colors of scrap yarn, a safety pin to mark your “right side” and appropriate size needles.  Jan used sock yarn for her project.  We will work through picking up stitches and double decreases. And we will discuss different mitered square projects to spark your imagination.  Join us in the new year with mitered squares. 

KIK Meeting – How to use your stash

Join us Saturday, January 19,2019 in the Kingwood room at the Kingwood Medical Center.  Our meeting is 10:00 to 12:00. 

January program is “How to use your stash” with Doris Scott of Yarn Store Boutique.  Bring any/all your stash yarns of any gauge.  It will be put on a table and combined with everyone’s stash.  Doris will help us to make a project. She will help us pick colors to blend yarn for the project.  Also bring size 11 and size 13 needles. Do not worry about gauge as we will be knitting with 3 strands. If you have stash yarn that you want  to retain but want to use for the project, do not place on center table. We will be making a small lap blanket either in stripes or fade.

KIK Meeting – Holiday Party

Ho Ho Ho!  KIK is having our Christmas Party on Saturday,, December 15th at the Kingwood Medical Center.  The fun starts at 10:00 am.  Bring a wrapped knitting related gift of $15.00 value for a gift exchange game.  Bring finger foods to share.  KIK will provide the drinks.  

CHIX Meeting – Holiday Party

Chix would like to invite you to their holiday meeting.  Bring a dish to share.  We will again be donating toiletries to the Star of Hope.  Everyone is always welcome.

KNOT Meeting Holiday Party

KNOT’s December meeting and holiday party will be Thursday, December 20th, from 6:30-8:30 pm.  The meeting will be held at Uncle Julio’s Mexican Restaurant, 6835 N Grand Pkwy W, in Spring.  The restaurant is located at the intersection of 99 (Grand Parkway) and Kuykendahl. There will be a swap of knitting accessories/knitting tools with a $15 limit. Hope to see you there!

KNIT Meeting – Holiday potluck

Our December meeting is fast approaching – Tuesday, December 11th.  I know that this holiday season can be hectic, so I invite you to come to our meeting and relax!  We will have potluck with KNIT providing the main meat dish and you all bringing the sides, drinks, and desserts.  Take a look at the evite sent, and use the Activity button on the left to see what others are bringing.  
Besides food, I thought we would celebrate our Brioche progress – so this meeting will be our Brioche Showcase!  Bring any brioche project you have – finished or not – and let’s share and encourage.