KNIT Meeting – Summer of socks

We are continuing our Summer of Socks, KAL. If you haven’t started, do not worry, we are doing weekly ZOOMs to get everyone caught up. By August 11th, you should have the sock knitted to the gusset, we will turn the heel together. Emails will go out to chapter members with ZOOM information. Happy August.

KNIT Zoom meeting – Summer of Socks

Zoom through the summer with KNIT as we have a Summer of Socks. Our own Natalie is presenting Two At A Time * Toe Up Socks. Choose between Vanilla Socks with Gusset, Beginner Toe Up Socks – Worsted Weight (pattern Knit Freedom), or Ann’s Five Gauge Socks. Natalie will use the worsted weight pattern (https://knitfreedom.com/free-pattern/toe-up-socks-beginner-magic-loop-worsted/) […]

KNIT Meeting – FROG that project!

Our March 10 meeting is all about spring, spring beginnings, spring break.  So to go along with the biggest spring event in Houston we’re going to have the “Rippit Rodeo”.  Bring that project that you’ve wanted to FROG and get it done during our time together.  We’ll have a winder set up available so you […]

KNIT Meeting – Knitting as a Form of Protest

Our program for the month is Knitting as a form of Protest with our very own Nancy Polychronopoulos. Nancy will give a talk on the history of knitting and Crafting in Dissent about crafting as a way to protest – it’s not a new thing! For our KAL, Step 2 is working the sleeve and […]

KNIT Meeting – 2-color brioche

Our program for the month is 2-color brioche using the shawl pattern “All About that Brioche” by Lisa Hannes/maliha designs. We will cover the basic brioche stitch and 2-color brioche. Bring two different colors of DK yarn and appropriate size needles AND needles one or two sizes below the appropriate size. If you want, you […]

KNIT Meeting – Holiday potluck

Join KNIT for our holiday potluck party as we end the year sharing food and fun yarny projects. Bring a dish, savory or sweet, and your completed projects for Show and Share. There will be sock yarn prizes for some extra holiday cheer. Knitters joining in the KAL can also talk about how they will […]

KNIT Meeting – Tawashi Knots

October is busy.  Come and join us as we learn how to knit a Tawashi Knot.  Using a combination of knitting and origami to make little scrubbies, the Tawashi Knots pattern is free on Ravelry for knit and crochet. Bring a worsted weight cotton of one color, 5 stitch markers, and yarn needle for sewing […]

KNIT Meeting – Using Beads

Our very own Crystal Smith will present a program on using beads with knitting. The program covers information for beginners as well as advanced knitters. Those with more experience are encouraged to bring their projects to show and discuss. If you want to practice the techniques discussed, bring fingering weight yarn (solid, lighter colors are […]

KNIT Meeting – Unique knitting stitches

Join us for two activities to “cast on” the new KNIT year.  We have six members demonstrating unique knitting stitches with swatches and pattern applications.  Come learn something fun from our own talented knitters.  Also, everyone can participate as we survey the group for potential program activitities for the upcoming year – from KALs to […]

KNIT Meeting – July Picnic

Come to our July Picnic Knit ‘N Chat!  Chapter members will receive a survey for picnic food ideas, then the chapter will supply the picnic.  Come and chat with us as we celebrate the middle of summer!