The leaves  are rustling, jack-o-lanterns appear on doorsteps
and longer nights beckon to a new project.

Must be time to gather together and knit and spin
with friends of Countrywool

updated: July 1, 2024

Rip Van Winkle
Fall Weekend Knitting & Spinning Retreat

September 27, 28 and 29, 2024

  at the 
Winter Clove Inn,  Round Top NY

countrywoolretreats        @        gmail       .com

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Love to knit?
  Love to hang out with knitters who love what you love?

This event is a NO JUDGMENT zone.
Bring your ongoing projects. We'll work side by side
and enjoy  chatting with each other.
Look for discussions on knitting techniques for the featured
sweater vest pattern below; all about sizing, gauge and tidy finishes.

Love to spin?
Come and spin ALLLLL weekend.
Get some pointers on streamlining your technique.

Are you a beginner? We can walk you through the basics
on Friday afternoon.

Countrywool Diamonds and Fields Tunic Sweater Vest
The new Diamonds and Fields Tunic Sweater Vest pattern will make its debut!

The Diamonds and Fields Hat is a great way to swatch your yarn for the sweater vest.

Kits for the hat and the sweater vest will be available for sale
at the retreat, with Brown Sheep yarns included.

tape measure
darning needle
handitool or bamboo repair hook, crochet hook
locking clip stitch markers
very thin double pointed needles
point protectors
your knitting notebook

Need notions?
Order from this page.

If you need needles, email from the link at the top of this page
and I'll check the stock.

September 27, 28 and 29, 2024
1.     Email us (from top of this page) that you intend to come
2.     Register and arrange for your room and meals at the hotel.
6/1/2024 rates:  $ 320 (+ taxes/tips)
for 2 nights and 6 meals contact the Winter Clove Inn)
    →  Register BY MAIL for classes/materials
mail or drop off a check/cash/money order
(IF you are Countrywool Retreat Alumni,
you qualify for a discount.
Send just $325)

59 Spring Road
Hudson NY 12534
refund policy details...
  • IF Countrywool cancels the weekend, full money refunds will be made
  • If attendee needs to cancel
    • on before August 25: amount - $15  fee will be refunded
    • August 26 - September 15: a shop credit for 1/2 the amount - $15 will be issued.
    • September 16 and later: shop credit for 1/4 of the amount - $15  will be issued.

 Countrywool Weekend Retreats
(if you have been out of the country or in a large group after September 15,
please test for covid before you come and thank you!)

 Rip Van Winkle Knitting & Spinning Retreat
Round Top, NY  September 27, 28 & 29, 2024!
watch FACEBOOK and COUNTRYWOOL NEWS pages for the latest info

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'n Spin
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