In Memoriam…

I will be away from the shop for the next couple of days so that I can attend memorial services for my step-father, Glen. While most of my customers have never met him, he’s been a constant source of support and encouragement for me since I opened Needles in the Hay, and the vast majority of you have unknowingly seen his craftsmanship – he built the box-shelves that the yarn lives in…

yarn shop shelving in progress, January 2010

yarn shop shelving in progress, January 2010

So come visit Ethan tomorrow and Saturday – ask him about his sweaters! – and I’ll be back on Sunday to answer all your yarn- and knitting-related queries.

10 Comments
  • Mickey
    Posted at 15:50h, 09 April Reply

    That is so nice Bridget – and a great picture!
    Love, Mom

  • Mary
    Posted at 16:06h, 09 April Reply

    I’m sorry for your loss. What a great legacy he left, in building box shelves for Needles in the Hay. Mary

  • Lisa
    Posted at 16:38h, 09 April Reply

    Sorry for your loss Bridget. Thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Lisa

  • Mildred Hughes
    Posted at 17:17h, 09 April Reply

    So sorry to hear about your loss of such a special person. May memories help you through this difficult time.

    M

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  • Jeanette
    Posted at 18:56h, 09 April Reply

    So sorry for your loss.

  • lisamnoble
    Posted at 20:48h, 09 April Reply

    Bridget,
    Is there any place to direct memorial donations? Will be thinking of you and your mom.

  • Jackie Woodard
    Posted at 06:02h, 11 April Reply

    Bridget, thinking of you with many kind thoughts and deepest sympathy.

  • Holly
    Posted at 14:29h, 11 April Reply

    very sorry for your loss. Will be thinking of you this weekend.

  • Karina
    Posted at 18:58h, 14 April Reply

    Very sorry to hear this Bridget. Do take the time for yourself as well. Yarn can wait.

  • needlesinthehay
    Posted at 16:04h, 23 April Reply

    Thank you, everyone, for all the kind words – I have the loveliest customers & friends…

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