I received this email a few weeks ago but due to a vacation and some family complications, I haven’t had a chance to post it. So without further ado, from St Felix Centre to all of you knitters out there, a big thanks! Dear Sadie, On behalf of everyone here at St. Felix Centre we […]
And in other news, I will be on Canada AM this coming Monday morning (Jan 31), talking about Streetknit and the great things that all of you knitters out there do every day for those in need. Without you guys, a lot of people would have colder heads, hands and toes. If I haven’t said […]
Got some extra yarn hanging around from another project? Here’s a quick hat pattern to use it up, courtesy of one of the attendees at the monthly Streetknit knitup. Easy Warm Hat Materials: Yarn: Two strands of worsted weight yarn used throughout. Could be the same colour, or could be constrasting, whatever you have. I […]
On Saturday December 18 (11-6) and Sunday December 19 (11-5) the good folks from the Knit Cafe will be hosting members of Streetknit making items of warmth for those without a home during the City of Craft Christmas Sale! Please drop by after doing your shopping, relax and knit for a spell in the spirit […]
Nuit Blanche is fast approaching (as in this weekend!) and Streetknit is going to be a part of it. We’ll be at the Gladstone, on the second floor, knitting blanket squares all night long. And because it is such a long night (for the non-night owls among us anyway), we need volunteers to staff our […]
Last night the Junction Yarnstormers took to the streets to beautify the neighbourhood in their own knitty way – check out the results here: http://spacingtoronto.ca/2010/09/09/artists-hit-the-junction-by-yarn-storm/ Just a reminder that the Junction Arts Festival is this weekend – knitters, crocheters and wannabes are all welcome to come by the tent outside of Wise Daughters (Dundas West […]
Next weekend, September 11 and 12, is the Junction Arts Festival. As part of this, Wise Daughters (which kindly hosts a Streetknit Knit-Up on the last Tuesday of every month) is organizing a car cosy knit-a-thon. What’s a car cosy, you may well ask? Well, in this case its a bunch of 6″ or 12″ […]
Well, the weather is not co-operating with our plans for today! So we’re postponing to our rain date of tomorrow. Same time, same place, just one day later. Hope you can still all make it for tomorrow (Sunday, June 13).
Tomorrow’s the big day! World Wide Knit in Public Day and our world record attempt. Come down to 2954 Dundas Street West at Pacific in the Junction before 3 (preferably at least an hour before) to get registered and knit with us from 3 – 3:15. Bring your friends, family, stitch and bitch – 1000 […]
The National Post has done a story on our world record attempt. Have you told your two friends? Join us on June 12 – and bring everyone you know! And don’t forget next Tuesday (May 25) is the next knit-up at Wise Daughters.