Evening Meetings

Come and stitch from 6:30 to 7pm.  At 7pm, the meeting will begin.

August 6
Stitch In

September 17 
(NOTE CHANGE TO 3RD MONDAY DUE TO LABOR DAY HOLIDAY
Everyone Needs a New Nametag!
Create your new nametag using any ground fabric of your choice, any fiber of your choice, any color of your choice.  The chapter logo charted in cross stitch will be provided as well as alphabets.  We will also discuss different finishing options.
Registration Fee:  None
Kit Fee:  None
Registration deadline:  September 10
Student to supply:  ground fabric, threads, usual stitching supplies.  Also students can bring charted images/designs to add to their nametag.

October 1
Meeting at Needleworker’s Delight
This meeting will be held at Needleworker’s Delight, Plaza K 181 Route 1 South Metuchen, from 6 – 9 pm.  Kevin will discuss ground fabrics, threads and their custom overdye process.  Members attending can shop and sit and stitch too. We will be in need of drivers so that we can carpool to Needleworker’s Delight.  All members are welcome to join us!  Please tell Janice by September 24th if you will be attending.

November 5
Beading:  Thread Counter, Needle Threader and Scissor Fob
Use your bead stash (or buy new) to make a Thread Counter, Needle Threader and Scissor Fob.
Registration Fee:  $2
Kit Fee:  $2
Kit contents:  Accu-flex beading wire, silver crimps, 2 needles, needle threader and leash
Registration deadline:  October 1
Student to supply:  your choice of seed beads, size 6 or 8, focal bead(s), wood beads, pearls, charms, beading needle and usual beading supplies.  


January 7
Florentine Tin Topper
Create a beautifully stitched top for your Altoid tin by using a simple satin stitch in a Florentine design.  The Altoid tin is a great size to stash in your bag your needles, magnets and threader.  You may choose the colors listed or use floss from your own stash to make it your own.  Please note that we have only have instructions and materials for 14 kits.
Leader:  Midge Kilduff
Registration Fee:  $2
Kit Fee:  $10
Registration deadline:  November 5
Kit includes:  instructions, 36 ct. linen, quilt batting and tin
Student to supply:  4” or 6” hoop, embroidery floss, usual stitching supplies and light/magnification if necessary.
DMC Floss needed (1 skein each):  221 Cinnamon, 223 Medium Pink, 225 Pale Pink, 320 Medium Green, 775 Pale Lilac, 3808 Wintergreen, 3810 Light Teal, 3811 Pale Teal, 3820 Dark Gold, 3822 Light Gold, 3823 Pale Gold, 3838 Dark Lilac and 3840 Light Lilac.

February 4
Finishing Ornaments DVD
All members are welcome to view a DVD on Finishing Ornaments. No registration is needed.

March 4
Florentine Tin Topper
Midge will lead the group in completing the tin topper.                                         
Registration:  Closed