View Single Post
Old 12-30-2005, 08:24 PM   #1
Mod Squad
Ingrid's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Pleasant Valley, NY
Posts: 29,585
Thanks: 21
Thanked 2,253 Times in 1,844 Posts
Northampton-pics and yarn porn --MORE PICS & a video!
Amy, Lisa (Sogrammatical) Jeremy and I met up at Fitzwillie's restaurant in Northampton this afternoon. I was so glad to meet everyone--as nice in person as on here. We didn't do too much knitting, lots of chatting, and then off to Webs. Jeremy had gone there first, but joined us afterwards, too. What a place! Just the main part of the store is bigger than any shop I've been in, and there's a warehouse with rows and rows of yarns, coned and bagged. At first I didn't think I'd leave with much because it was so overwhelming. WRONG!! I won't be spending any more money on yarn for a while, but I don't regret anything I bought, which has happened at yarn sales I've hit in the past. Here are some pics that I got.

I can't tell you how glad I am that I went. It took about two hours each way, and the only trouble I had was finding the restaurant. :rollseyes: I would do it again in a heartbeat!!
Attached Thumbnails:
Click image for larger version

Name:	yarn_extravaganza.jpg
Views:	1454
Size:	127.4 KB
ID:	23880  Click image for larger version

Name:	the_main_store.jpg
Views:	1471
Size:	149.6 KB
ID:	23881  Click image for larger version

Name:	kip_fest.jpg
Views:	1446
Size:	183.4 KB
ID:	23882  Click image for larger version

Name:	amy_and_lisa.jpg
Views:	1455
Size:	130.4 KB
ID:	23883  Click image for larger version

Name:	for_a_scarf.jpg
Views:	1448
Size:	140.9 KB
ID:	23884  

Click image for larger version

Name:	future_fair_isle.jpg
Views:	1459
Size:	149.9 KB
ID:	23885  Click image for larger version

Name:	other_loot.jpg
Views:	1440
Size:	149.7 KB
ID:	23886  Click image for larger version

Name:	vally_farms_yarn.jpg
Views:	1445
Size:	177.8 KB
ID:	23887  Click image for larger version

Name:	manna_from_heaven.jpg
Views:	1448
Size:	125.6 KB
ID:	23888  
"Trust the pattern!"

Time flies like an arrow, but fruit flies like a banana.

Hop aboard while we follow the cloud-covered van of knitting harmony, man!! Woooo!! --Hedgehog

IngridKH on Ravelry
Ingrid is offline   Reply With Quote