Knitting & Boozing

Bring your knitting, bring some needles, and get ready for a few dropped stitches, as the drinks empty..

Location: The location varies, sometimes near Ditmars, sometimes further away see most recent posts
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Don't know how? Don't worry. Just buy some knitting needles and yarn and I'll school ya!

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Comment by Elisabeth P yesterday

Thursday knitting opportunity this week! Jan 19, 2017

Knit Night at Optimistic Crafts Studio. Bring your projects - knitting, crochet, stitching! Arrive by 7 to order takeout based on group consensus. BYOBooze and cash$ to chip in for your part of the food order. Theme for discussion and show and tell is Vogue Knitting LIVE - if you went, feel free to share your experience and show your project purchases!

Optimistic Crafts studio is at 37-02 Astoria Blvd South, on the 3rd floor, enter on 37th Street (Aloha bar building).  At the door use the A-Z arrow keys to select "Optimistic", then press the Call button to be buzzed in. Or call from your phone 718.777.0660

Details/Map here

Comment by Elisabeth P on November 21, 2016 at 11:25am

Hi Group! Happy Thanksgiving! If you're in town 11/26, bring your knitting (or crochet, or stitching) and celebrate Small Business Saturday at Optimistic Crafts. Here's the event/invite on Facebook.

Comment by Elisabeth P on November 21, 2016 at 11:22am

@Rachel and anyone else who'd like to knit tonite, the location is CREATE - the one on 30th Avenue/36thSt. At 6:30.

I can't make it, but hope to see you again soon!

Comment by Rachel on November 14, 2016 at 9:19am

I'll see you guys there! 

Comment by Elisabeth P on November 13, 2016 at 11:47am

For Monday Nov 14, knitting meet up is at a group favorite- Thirsty Koala! 6:30. 

Comment by Elisabeth P on November 7, 2016 at 11:25am

Knitting tonight, 11/7, at Sekend Sun on Broadway, Astoria. 6:30. Sorry for late notice again non-Facebookers. Reply if you can make it and we'll save room at the table. There's, like 5 or 6 so far from FB page

Comment by Rachel on October 24, 2016 at 11:11am

See you guys there!

Comment by Elisabeth P on October 23, 2016 at 7:35pm

Almost forgot! Meet up tomorrow at Kurry Culture. 6:30. Likely conversation topic: Rhinebeck!

Comment by Rachel on October 10, 2016 at 10:11am
I'll be there!
Comment by Elisabeth P on October 9, 2016 at 12:44pm

Knitting meetup for dining and boozing tomorrow at Vite Vinosteria. 6:30.

Sorry I can't make it but am posting to let y'all know. Comment if you are coming so that whoever gets there first knows how many at the table.


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