Host a Knitting Party {and invite me}!

About four months ago, I read The Friday Night Knitting Club- and I often still think about that story with the cute characters and that charming little Manhattan yarn shop. No, I do not know how to knit- but ever since I read this book I have been dying to learn how! Perhaps I will have the spare time in the future to learn but for know why not just throw a knitting- themed party? This would be a cute party theme for a birthday of someone you loves to knit, for Mother’s Day, or just to surprise Grammy.

Check out this adorable knitting basket cake created by the masters at Cake Journal!

This is just the most adorable cake I have seen! Loving the giant balls of yarn. Visit Cake Journal and find out how to make a knitting basket cake yourself.

For your party decor, the gang at the DIY Network has a step by step tutorial on how to make over sized yarn centerpieces which would go perfectly with your knitting basket cake!

For a look into a real chic knitting party, check out the knitting party plan over at Yum Sugar.

And for a little blog love, I came across this knitting blog Wool and the Gang and can’t get enough of it- even though I am a wanna-be-someday-knitter… I still think it rocks!

Oh and during my knitting party inspiration search, I discovered that there is now a sequel to the book that started my infatuation with knitting- so I will be heading out to pick up my copy of Knit Two and get my “fix.”

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4 Comments on Host a Knitting Party {and invite me}!

  1. ABC Dragoo
    June 9, 2009 at 1:53 pm (5 years ago)

    I started “The Saturday Knitting Society” last Fall for all the girlfriends and wives of the Football widows. I would bake something sweet and have them in each Saturday. I taught those who did not previously know how. It was a huge success! If you’re ever in NYC on a Saturday next Fall – By all means, be my guest!

    Warm regards,
    ABC Dragoo

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  2. Your Hostess
    June 9, 2009 at 2:00 pm (5 years ago)

    That sounds so fun! Wish I was closer – that sounds like a great time!

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