CHIX Meeting – Decorative grafting

Our topic will be decorative grafting with live stitches. Hope to see you at the Zoom meeting on September 11th at 10:00 am. Supplies: 2 contrast yarns, worsted weight, knitting needles and crochet hook in same size. Homework: Make 2 swatches. Cast on 12 stitches with any method. Knit in stockinette for about 2 inches, ending […]

CHIX Meeting – Joining stripes

Paula will walk us through a technique to join two garter strips together. Hope to see you at the zoom meeting. Supplies: Worsted yarn in color A and color B, size 7 (4.5mm) knitting needle, US 8/H (5mm) crochet hook, waste yarn holder, tapestry needle to fit waste yarn. Homework: Color A using cast on  10 stitches […]

CHIX Zoom meeting – KAL

Chix is having a Zoom Knit-a-Long hosted by Shelly Martella of Threads & Ewe.  We will knit  Black Light Cowl by Shaina Billow. It is a free pattern on Ravelry and is worked in the round using slip-stitch Mosaic knitting. The cowl features a crisp chevron against a bold backdrop. Black Light requires 2 skeins of worsted weight yarn. 1 […]

CHIX Zoom Meeting – Needle Felting

Relax and hang out while learning about needle felting with Sarah Paul. A hummingbird ornament will be created from a variety of fibers.  If you need a link to the Zoom meeting, please send a message to Date:  June 19 Time:  11:30 am

CHIX Meeting – Line a clutch, insert a zipper

Learn a quick and easy way to line a clutch and insert a zipper. The clutch can be knitted, crocheted or sewn. If you don’t have time to make one then take an old block, fold in half and seam the sides. We will be hand sewing unless you bring a sewing machine. Supplies: scissors, […]

CHIX Meeting – Stash Buster

Let’s do a great stash buster. This month will be crochet program introducing the C2C (corner to corner) technique. Stitches used: chain, dc (double crochet), ss (slip stitch) and slip knot. Materials: 2 to 3 worsted yarn colors, “H” hook, markers and normal supplies

CHIX Meeting – Plans for 2020

It’s a new year and time for plotting out this year’s meetings. Come and share those new goodies you received and projects for the coming year. Hope to see you at the meeting.

CHIX Meeting – Holiday potluck

Please come and celebrate the holidays with us. Bring a dish to share (pot luck).  We will also be collecting toiletries for the shelter.

CHIX Meeting – Plaid Scarf

It’s Fall, so think plaid. Let’s make an easy and quick scarf using aran or worsted weight yarn. Supplies: Normal knitting supplies (stitch markers, scissors, etc.) NEEDLE:  Size 8 YARN:  One slow striping and one solid. OR you may use one ball of slow striping. Skills: knit, purl, slip stitches, tubular cast on and tubular […]

CHIX Meeting – Dropped stitches

Drop it like it’s hot… We will be dropping stitches in our knitting and crochet. Come and join us to learn how and why. Supplies:  Sport or worsted yarn Size 8 knitting needle Size 15 knitting needle 5mm crochet hook Normal supplies If you have any dropped stitch items, bring for show and share. I […]