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Three members went to Westbury in Wiltshire for the AGM or the Guild of Machine Knitters on Saturday 18th June 2017. It was a very hot day, especially for a knitting event. The first part of the day was a for us to look around at the various exhibitors and competition entries. There was . . . → Read More: Sherbourne Vase and Guild AGM 2017

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For the April 2017 meeting For this year’s competition, we have decided to just have one category – a knitted and woven scarf. Using the pattern provided, knit a “laddery” scarf.  On removing it from the knitting machine, grab some pretty yarns from your stash and weave them in and out of the ladders . . . → Read More: Club Competition 2016/17

Sherbourne Vase Entries

Here are some photos of Bookham Club’s entries for the Sherbourne Vase in previous years:


February 2015 Meeting

New Beginnings – decorative alternatives to ribbed bands

This month we had a theme – new beginnings – were we looked at a variety of edges that can be used instead of or as well as ribbing.

April, Anu and Frances both demonstrated some unusual edges. It can be a real boon to have . . . → Read More: February 2015 Meeting

February 2013 Meeting

The Competition  and Cheese and wine Evening.

There were several high quality entries in each category of the three categories:

A child’s hat Fruit and Veg,  Hearts (this was in  honour of Valentine’s day).

Thanks you to all members who took part.

After the usual notices, we had a lovely cheese and wine social . . . → Read More: February 2013 Meeting

Margaret wins 2012 Guild Prizes

Prize winning Jacket 2012

Margaret won a prize in the Guild Comptetitions this year (2012). . . . → Read More: Margaret wins 2012 Guild Prizes

January 2012 – Club competition

knitted penguin with stripey scarf

This month we braved the cold weather to gather on our first meeting of 2012. Our chairman Brenda told us about a number of upcoming knitting events and members were asked if they wanted to enter this year’s Sherbourne Vase competition that was help by the Guild of machine Knitters. The title was Going . . . → Read More: January 2012 – Club competition

Sherborne Vase Competition at the 2011 Guild Annual Meeting

We are pleased to announce that we got a Highly Commended for our entry to the Sherborne Vase, and won £10.00 for club funds, we also got a certificate. Congratulations to all who took part in the competition. And especially to Margaret for the photos

Highly Commended Certificate for 2011 Sherbourne Vase . . . → Read More: Sherborne Vase Competition at the 2011 Guild Annual Meeting

Club Competition

11th January 2012

Club competition – details to be announced in due course.

Note: there is usually a “free choice” class for anything you made during the previous year.

Followed by chat and refreshments.


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