to our website where we will tell you about our little Bayberry Knitting shop.
We took up this new
enterprise as part of a passion that we inherited from the “Generations
of Knitting” that came before us and the last of which was my dear mother,
Elsie. We invite you to join us as we live our
If you’re in Plainville,
Connecticut, stop by for coffee or tea. We think that the experience
will be well worth your time. We also think that you will appreciate our
comfortable 'Knitting Parlor'
(shown below by our front windows)
where we invite our customers to bring their knitting and catch up on each
other’s favorite pastime.
We have organized
our web site to enhance your browsing experience. By the way, we recommend
that you bookmark our website (Click FAVORITES > Add to Favorites) because
we think that you will want to return.
Our website currently
offers the following sections:
the 'ABOUT US'
section which tells you about our plans for Bayberry Knitting...
section that brings you right to our shop and provides all of our contact
the ‘TRAINING SERVICES’
section describes our training services and the workshops that we offer
our customers in the crafts of knitting, crocheting and yes, even spinning!
Here, we talk about ‘Elsie’s Corner’, our training center where
we conduct our group training workshops. Here, you will also find our current
schedule of workshops for the year...
the ‘PRODUCT GALLERY’
presents and describes some of our yarns, patterns and accessories. Look
for this section to grow signficantly in the future...
a new 'CUSTOMER SUPPORT'
section which (currently under construction) will help answer a number
of questions regarding your knitting or crocheting projects and about our
a fun part of our website where you can get our latest news and where you
and I can have a conversation about a number of things. We also publish
a newsletter that is always available there on our Blog. We distribute
our newsletter via e-mail to those of our customers who are on our VIP
Customers E-Mail List and who have access to the Internet.
VIP CUSTOMER E-MAILING LIST.
We value being able
to keep you up-to-date on our plans and our current events. But being on
our E-Mailing List is important not only to ourselves but to you as well
because you will be the first to receive our newsletter, 'The Broche';
to receive our 'Workshop Catalog' and to learn of our sales and other special
So, to 'break the
ice', we will send you a special discount coupon if you will send us an
e-mail now asking us to add your name and e-mail address to our VIP Customer
E-Mailing List. Click on this link to SEND
US YOUR REQUEST .
More than that, to
encourage you to keep us up-to-date on changes to your e-mail address,
we will give a special discount coupon every year if you kept us up-to-date
throughout the preceding year.
We hold your
personal information as CONFIDENTIAL not to be shared with anyone.
To enhance your visit,
we provide a very soft background music in each section of our website
that you will also hear at our Shop and where it is available for sale.
The credits for the music are listed at the bottom of each webpage.
for our fine yarns and knitting and crocheting supplies, or for booking
a session of training with us, use our very elegant Bayberry Knitting Gift
Card. The card by itself makes a very attractive gift!
In the meantime,
please contact us by email or by phone. Note that our hours of operation
are posted in the sidebar (upper right) on all pages of our website, and
our address, phone number and e-mail address is at the bottom of each page.
(Click on the BLUE ADDRESS BAR a the bottom of each page to send us an
By the way, Jim and
I are bilingual. On parle français. Venez passé un petit
Hope to see you soon!