All the cool kids are knitting these days. Thank goodness, I have actually been knitting since I was 10 but now all of my friends have asked for knitting lessons. I attended this event last year – if you like visiting one of Pittsburgh’s local knitting shop then you will love this festival. The Pittsburgh Knit & Crochet festival is a ball of fun. 30+ vendors selling all sorts of yarn and supplies. People are spinning yarns and making all sorts of cool stuff.
Fun Fact: Festival Coordinator – Barbara Grossman, wife of former Steeler Randy Grossman
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Thanks to the IheartPGH reader who submitted this great Valentine’s Day date.
Stop by the Pittsburgh Glass Center on Thursday, February 14th to make your own flower out of glass.
(Photo Credit: Sgt. Pepperedjane)
Valentines Day Flower Making for Couples
Couples can stop in and make a beautiful glass flower for just $25 per flower. A truly unique date and this flower will last forever. This is one of PGC’s Make-It-Now workshops. Make-It-Now workshops are an opportunity to try glass making “on the spot” in 30 minutes or less.
Who: Ages 13 and above
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Pittsburgh’s only nomadic Indie Craft Market offers Sweet Presents for Valentine’s Day
Join us at the Union Project, 801 N. Negley Ave. in Highland Park from 12 – 5 pm on February 9.
More than 50 local vendors offer unique handmade goodies for you and your sweetheart…. and don’t forget something for mommy.
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