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Our mission is to warm those in need through knitting, crocheting, looming and quilting. Our NEW hand made items provide hope to those living outdoors and those in temporary shelters. We provide for Men, Women, and Children in Central Ohio all year long. Specific details available by clicking item specific tabs, or the Who we Help Tab. If you have further questions, please contact me via the contact form. ALL DONATIONS MUST INCLUDE A NOTE WITH AN EMAIL ADDRESS.

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Tuesday, April 27, 2010

For the Kids

Thank you James, what a wonderful donation this is. I always admire your knitting skills. The sweater and hat set are going to make someone really really happy. I love the two sided hat. Did you knit that in the round, changing color half way through and decrease both ends? I'm trying to visualize the method.

And the blue and green hat with the design....oh if someday I could knit that like that! These are going to the clinic for the kids, thank you for your ongoing support and thoughtful donation.

Everytime I open a donation from you all I am giddy. You are all amazing. Thank you!

2010
Scarves 141+2=143
Hats 185+3=188
Mittens 13 pairs
Socks 28 pairs


2008-2009
Hats 368
Mittens 66
Scarves 147
Socks 79 pair*counts from day 1, Dec 2 2008

7 comments:

  1. I'll get giddy with you! That scarlet and gray set in the middle is awesome! I know lots of babies that would be quite decked out on Saturdays!

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  2. What a wonderful collection of beautiful items. Hopefully I will get some time soon to work on some times to donate as well.

    BrendaLea

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  3. Beautiful! I wish I could knit like that also.

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  4. Wow, I can't believe people actually have the patience to knit a sweater, I couldn't do it. A nice donation and a wonderful cause.

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  5. Thanks everyone!

    The hat was super easy - I knit one hat in red, then picked up stitches around the brim and knit a second hat in grey. (The red at the very top of the grey side is because I ran out of grey yarn -- that close to finishing! So I had to finish it with red.)

    The sweater didn't take any time at all - the nice thing about kids' sweaters! I could never knit an adult-sized sweater, would take forever. ;-)

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  6. What a beautiful sweater and hat set. I'll have to think how to accomplish that in crochet. (The hat not the sweater!)

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  7. They were really awesome Sandie...with crochet, back loops? Let me know what you come up with

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