Thursday, October 15, 2009


Today the shop owners met for lunch and prize drawings. It was very exciting as we pulled the grand prize winning name from the bag. Here it is, the winner of $1,000.00 in gift certificates to spend as she wishes. Congratulations to:


And here are the other 30 prize winners:

Cast On Cottage Winners

Amanda Wollnick-Helen Hamann Tote Kit (value $240)

Marjorie Jones-Gift Certificate (value $100)

Brenda Mazzocchi-Judy's Color Stocking Kit (value $80)

Knitting Emporium Winners

Ellen Day-Bag of Louisa Harding dk yarn (value $82.50)

Sandra McLeod-Gift Certificate (value $50)

Sarah Foster-Gift Certificate (value $50)

Needle Nook Winners

Christina Whitehead-Bag of Malabrigo Chunky yarn (value $120)

Beth Horack-Afghan Kit (value $110)

Marsha Sussman-3 skeins Ella Rae Lace Merino (value $69)

Knitch Winners

Michelle Sonntag-Gift Card (value $100)

Frances Ayoub-6 skeins Shepherds Wool (value $62.50)

Dianne May-Class credit (value $60)

Main Street Yarns & Fibers Winners

Marjorie Griffing-1 skein Mooi Luxury Yarn, Book & needles (value $115)

Shirley Smith-Gift Basket (value $125)

Karen Morris-Bag of Noro Cash Iroha (value $110)

Only Ewe & Cotton Too Winners

Timiae Harper-4 skeins Jade Sapphire Cashmere (value $140)

Lois Mitchell-5 skeins of Sheepshop Yarn (value $78)
Pam Aerts-Collage Half & Half Kit (value $49)

Sheepish Winners

Jessie Evans-Assorted Skeins of Sock Yarn (value $120)

Debra Davis-Drop Spindle & 3 hanks of roving (value $66)

Rena Brakebill-Giant Hank of Mt. Colors Weavers Wool (value $76)

Strings & Strands Winners

Ellen Lefevre-Bag of Nature Wool Chunky (value $130)

Rose Prestianni-Bag of Queensland Hyacinth yarn (value $50)

Amy Dryman-Sassy Skein sweater kit (value $60)

The Whole Nine Yarns Winners

Kim Mahoney-10 skeins Ultra Aplaca Lite & book (value $70)

Pat McMahon-Gift Certificate (value $50)

Lou Simon-Pagewood Farms Sock Yarn & tote (value $40)

Yarn Garden Winners
Elisa Herrera-14 skeins Malabrigo worsted (value $140)
Pat Childs-Sock Bonanza (value #103.50)
Marilyn Horton-Notions Bag (value $59.75)

Whew, that's quite a list. The ten shops listed above donated over $3700.00 worth of prizes this year. Thank you to all who participated this year and we plan to do it again next year. Please pick up your prize from the shop who donated it.