mid October 2016
Cascade 220 Heathers worsted wool
made in Peru
is going up in price next month. Stop in
today and get it at below retail of
We have over 80 colors in stock!
Buy a bag of 10 and get 10% more off!
Fall Knitting Retreat at Winter Clove Inn in
Round Top, NY
is full, but you can add your name to the
We are putting together a
SOCK CONTEST and AUCTION in order to raise
$ to buy HUNDREDS of pairs of socks for
Come this Thursday to COUNTRYWOOL
and be part of the planning for our event!
Charity knitting is moving right along and
now that we have GREAT places to meet, we
need YOU to come and help us out.
Neutral colors and adult sized hats,
mittens, mitts and scarves are so welcome. I
am encouraging knitters to use wool and when
their donations get to me, I machine felt
everything a tad to make it warmer, softer
and better armour against wind (but you may
do that if you wish before you hand it in).
We are also knitting along with the knitters
at Claverack Free Library as they work on
afghans for the Albany Veterans Hospital and
we need mittens for ages 2-6 kids at the WIC
program.If you want to drop in and knit with
us, our schedule is as follows:
1st FRIDAYS 6-8 pm
Verdigris Tea shop in Hudson
2nd WEDNESDAYS 1-3 pm
Hudson Senior Center, above the Hudson
Library, corner of 5th and State, in
3rd THURSDAYS 1-3 pm at
4th WEDNESDAYS 1-3 pm
Claverack Library, Claverack, NY
If you love free patterns and quick knit
you will find
Countrywool's daily post on Facebook
"LIKE" the page and
under that LIKE button, click on "see
to get the patterns
in your daily news feed.
Here's one of the 5
Calling all Fair Isle knitters!
Do you have a bag of leftover sport weight wool
yarns? This scarf pattern, popularized by the
Harry Potter movie crowd, is a stunningly fun
If you need a spare color or two, check out Countrywool's
stock of 96 colors.....
free pattern → http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/hermiones-scarf