Sunday, January 16, 2011

A Plucky Knitter Trunk Show!!

I still can't believe that just yesterday, Madeleine, Sarah, and I had the pleasure of hosting over 50 Bay Area knitters for a Plucky Trunk Show!


Madeleine and Sarah....we had too much fun!


The morning flew by so quickly that there are gorgeous skeins of yarn that I am looking at now while posting these pictures that I can't believe didn't come home with me! Too much pretty!



Decision time. Which pretty? These pictures were taken about 30 minutes into the be honest, the table was surrounded prior to that and there was no way to take a photo!



These were some of my favorite photos...the ones where everyone was hugging their yarn babies and happy happy! Betsy and Sarah are pleased as punch here!


Look at those colors Thayer grabbed!


And the handknits!! Just lovely Marisol and Sarah! Marisol took some great pictures of the event too...check that out here!


Then there was food! Madeleine has promised to share her delicious scones recipe! They were a hit!


Lots of Plucky project sharing as well! So much fun to hang out a bit with Sarah and meeting new Plucky friends as well! Next time, more knitting and chatting definitely!


Look what is on Sarah's needles!! Winter Wonder :) Sarah and I are looking forward to collaborating on a few kits this year, particularly for Sock Summit!! So excited!!


Sock campers unite :)



We had such a fun day. Thank you Madeleine and Sarah for so much fun!! Sarah is just as fun, sweet, and fabulous as you could imagine! And her yarns are even prettier in person! I did gather quite a pretty pile of yarn to take home with post! Today, I'm knitting away on my new Plucky sock design!

Happy Plucky Knitting!!
xoxo Irishgirlieknits


Zonda said...

Thanks for sharing the pictures...almost as good as being there :)

Glenna said...

Carrie thank you for organizing! It was so much fun!!

Discoknits said...

OMG, Marisol's neckwarmer/cowl thing. LOVE IT!!!!! Thanks for posting these pics - you guys obviously had much fun :0)

Anonymous said...

I am literally drooling looking at the yarn. Sigh.

Scrabblequeen said...

Well, that really looks like fun! Waiting (almost patiently) for Stitches so I can join in and pet yarn, and all of that, too.

Marisol said...

Loved the party, the yarn, the knitters and Sarah! Such a Fab event:) Thanks for having us!

April said...

Wish I could have been there. It looks like such an awesome time.

Jean said...

Looks like everyone had a great time, beautiful yarn colors, yummy food - ooooh scones.