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Commun-Tricot Yarn Shop Opening Soon!! - Friday, March 6th 2009 7:20 AM
Everything is falling into place and looks like the shop will be open for business allot sooner than expected.  We have begun hosting our knitting group meetings at the...
OH MY GOSH!!! We're Opening a Store!!! - Thursday, January 29th 2009 10:29 PM
Yes it's true....we're graduating from hosting two local knitting groups to opening a local yarn store! It's exciting and terrifying but it's happening.  Will...
Everyone Loves a Freebie or Two - Tuesday, December 2nd 2008 10:39 AM
I LOVE freebies  so I'm offering two on Wendy's Wee Woolies Both are quick and easy....good patterns for those last minute Christmas gifts. The first is a crochet...
Alpagas des Hauts Vents Coming Events and Stuff - Monday, September 1st 2008 10:06 AM
Two Not-To-Miss Events coming soon to Alpagas des Hauts Vents in Havelock, Quebec, Canada.     September 7th 10AM to 4PM : Open Farm Day -Free entrance,...
My New Carder and Stuff - Saturday, August 30th 2008 9:24 PM
I'm doing a happy dance this week, not only did I find a sock knitting machine but my new Louet Junior carder just arrived!! Thanks to Susan at The Elegant Knitter at Goose Pond...
Don't Play with Your Food...KNIT IT!!! - Thursday, August 28th 2008 10:28 PM
Sock Knitting Machine FOUND!! - Thursday, August 28th 2008 10:20 AM
Woohoo!! Found a sock knitting machine...a lovely Legare 47  Think I'll reorganize my sock yarn stash while I shift into waiting mode.... 
Looking for a Sock Knitting Machine - Tuesday, August 26th 2008 12:57 PM
I'm looking to purchase a sock knitting machine (AKA as circular sock machine or CSM), any model will do (Legare, Creelman, Gearhart, etc...) as long as it is complete and in...
It's that time of year again...Roxham Woolgathering...wooh oo!! - Tuesday, August 19th 2008 11:38 PM
The 16th annual Woolgathering Arts and Craft Fair at Roxham Farm in St. Bernard de Lacolle takes place on the weekend of the 13th and 14th September of this year. The fair...
"Journey to the Heart", New Studio and Stuff - Sunday, July 20th 2008 8:50 PM
Next on my reading list is Nora Caron's "Journey to the Heart" which is getting rave reviews and flying off the bookstore shelves....it sold out in the first week...
My Namesake! - Friday, June 27th 2008 11:12 AM
At the end of May we visited Pierre Charette on his farm and had a marvelous day. Soon after our visit some of his female alpacas delivered their babies and to my...
A Day at the Farm - Saturday, June 7th 2008 8:10 PM
We went to visit Pierre Charette on his farm recently. He raises Shetland and Babydoll sheep, alpacas and angora rabbits. I was very impressed by his knowledge of...
Comm'un-Tricot Charity Knits - Thursday, June 5th 2008 8:45 PM
Here are some examples of the wonderful items our group "Comm'un-Tricot Mont St. Hilaire" knitted for a local charity with the yarn that was so graciously donated to us. We are...
Flower and Fiber Fest Photos - Sunday, June 1st 2008 4:38 PM
  A few pics of Flower and Fiber Fest organized by Comm'un-Tricot : visitors watching a tatting demonstration learning how to use hand carders modeling a vendors...
On My Wishlist - Wednesday, April 16th 2008 2:49 PM
Here's an item for my wishlist and if they ever actually produce these  I DEFINITELY NEED WANT MUST-HAVE one (or twelve) LOL!! iToast Touch
Charity Knitting, Non-Profit Status and Flower and Fibre Festival - Wednesday, March 19th 2008 12:19 PM
I realize it has been quite a while since I last posted here....many things have happened, some good , some not-so-good . One of the good things that has happened is our...
Winter Fun! - Tuesday, January 29th 2008 3:40 PM
Every winter DH builds a slide for Zack and his buddies to play on. This year as soon as he was finished and it was ready for hours of snowy fun the weather changed...
Knitting Groups, Non-Profit Organizations and Spring Festival..Oh My!! - Saturday, January 26th 2008 11:23 AM
Comm'un-Tricot, the knitting group that Emmanuelle and I started together is celebrating it's first anniversary!!! I'm thrilled and looks like our second year is off to a...
Cashmere IS a Girl's Best Friend - Saturday, January 19th 2008 9:17 AM
Never mind diamonds...give me cashmere! Just received my order from www.colourmart.com and I'm thrilled!! Love the yarn, love the colors, LOVE the prices! My dilemma now...
Lulu.com, Weather and More Marathon Slippers - Friday, December 21st 2007 6:47 PM
Received another request today for slippers (or socks) for another gentleman who is in the final stages of cancer....his feet are severely swollen and he is unable to find...
Snow, Spinning and Stuff - Thursday, December 13th 2007 3:00 PM
Last week we had our first major snow storm of the season and this is a shot of a tree across the street...we are expecting more of the white stuff this weekend....will be...
Wristwarmers and Marathon Slippers - Tuesday, December 11th 2007 8:30 AM
  Finished this pair of crochet wristwarmers...they are a variation on my original pattern because the client wanted them longer on the arm and shorter on the...
Comm'un-Tricot on the Radio - Friday, December 7th 2007 6:46 AM
A few weeks ago Ms Ariane Desrochers, a reporter from the Radio-Canada program Macadam Tribus, came to interview our knitting group Comm'un-Tricot....She contacted me...
Quick Update and Stuff - Saturday, November 24th 2007 10:16 AM
Guess it's been a while since my last post...I was busy working on preparations for a craft show where I was both an exhibitor and on the committee organizing the show. As...
Comm’un-Tricot lance sa saison d’activités 2007-2008 et son nouveau lieu de rendez-vous - Saturday, October 6th 2007 11:46 AM
Les amateurs de tricot et tous ceux et celles qui veulent le devenir, sont chaleureusement invités au Café L’Interlude du Mont-Saint-Hilaire, le mercredi, 10 octobre...