September - school is open, temperatures are cooling, and we're looking forward to some beautiful color in a few weeks. But most days it still feels like summer here in Maine and there's plenty of daylight left to spend by the lake at the end of each day.
Our intrepid Posy was very interested in something the other evening. Here's what she was watching so intently. That cormorant is way bigger than she is!
See more photos and read more about these fishing birds here.
If you're a fan of our Black Sheep collection you'll love our sale this month on these adorable travel mugs. Order from this page for special savings. And see the entire collection here.
Also on sale this month, our Filigree Drop Heart earrings. This intricate design is one of 7 in our filigree collection.
Our Guestmap drawing winner this month is Cindy Lee L. from Simi Valley, CA. Congratulations, Cindy Lee! Please choose an ornament or earrings as your gift. Our September drawing is now open to all. Please just sign our map here to be eligible to win. The winner will be announced on our Facebook Page in October. We love reading your comments and seeing where you live.
Gift Shop News
This month we reluctantly say goodbye to Allie, who has been a mainstay here at Goose Pond for several years. Many of you will no doubt remember her sunny presence in our shop and her helpful kindness when you phoned. Although we hate to see her go, we are very excited for her as she embarks on her nursing career and I know you join us in wishing her all the best. The Elegant Knitter
Looking for a colorful tool pouch for those knitting accessories? Choose one of Pam's zippered pouches. Her colorful fabrics are machine washable and the whimsical designs will make you smile. Best of all, many have matching knitting bags or bagettes. See her collection here.
These are beautifully stitched, handmade with careful attention to detail.
Some popular projects last month. Check our gallery for more ideas.