Every New Year’s I take a few moments to reflect on the last year and look ahead to the year to come. I’ve learned to not set resolutions, because I find that setting a specific goal is too easily dismissed when I don’t do it. For example, if I set a resolution to walk two miles a… Continue reading New Plans for a New Year
The Great Lakes Fiber Show, an annual Memorial Day weekend event, has long brought together the Midwest fiber family for two days of sales, competitions, classes and fun. The show is Saturday and Sunday, May 29-30th. This event will not be held on Zoom. It will be LIVE and IN-PERSON at the Wayne County fairgrounds,… Continue reading Great Lakes Fiber Show Returns May 29-30th
Some of our wonderful local shops are running specials to celebrate spring or just because. Here is a round up of some of these fun deals. Fiber and Fusion – From April 21-May 15 all cotton and cotton blends 20% off, all Ella Rae – lace, dk and Aran yarns 20% off, all Mountain Colors… Continue reading Spring Specials at our Local Yarn Shops
I hate to start off my first blog post by stating the obvious, but this past year has been hard. The pandemic has impacted every part of our lives, from how we grocery shop to how long and shaggy we are willing to let our hair get, to how we work, socialize and celebrate life’s milestones. We… Continue reading LYS Day
Sue Pfeiffer wants members to know the new Directory for 2021 is underway. It will be in the mail in January. A big thanks goes out to Sharon Rose for formatting the Directory. She has done a great job, in getting the Directory ready to print.
I have been finally persuaded to part with some of my favorite yarns, needles, etc. to make some space…which probably won’t stay empty for long. 🙂(You know how that goes.) The 40% off sale on approximately 145 different yarns, needles, and kits will last until December 31st at 6 p.m., when we will close until… Continue reading Fiberworks Blowout Sale
It is with great sadness that our annual DKG retreat will be cancelled next year. We had to make this decision because of Covid-19. The dates were April 23rd-25th 2021. We will let you know what the dates will be for 2022 at a later date. Hopefully we can all get vaccinated next year and… Continue reading DKG retreat cancelled!
Need more yarn?? The crawl is still going on. Tomorrow will be the last day.
July 15th 2020It’s time to pay your taxes and your Dayton Knitting Guild Dues. You can send a check to the Membership chairperson, Sue Pfeiffer. Her address is on the DKG website. Dues are still $15 a year. You have till July 30th to pay your dues so this is just a reminder. Hopefully we… Continue reading July 15th 2020
Fiberworks re-opened yesterday with a big sale from 30% to 60% on many yarns, needles, notions, etc. through Sunday. They are closed today (Wednesday) but will be open Thursday 10-9, Friday 10-6, Saturday ( opening early) 10-5, and Sunday 1-5. Please let DKG members know. Thanks!Arlene