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Happily married for lots of years to great guy, mother of one wonderful daughter. I have lots of interests and wished I had more time to explore them all.

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Socks are always a hit for the Homeless

socksAlways happy to receive more socks. The Bridge folks really enjoy getting new socks as do the men at the shelter. Many thanks psmflowerlady on RAV (Tammy) for your thoughtful donation. Dry feet makes such a difference in someone's comfort.

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Scarves 171
Hats 274
Mittens (gloves) 66
Socks 68+6=74
Slippers 37
Ghans 29 (2 went to Pine Street Earlier)

Squares 214
Sweaters 5
Ponchos 16

All donations regardless of size and number are valued. All donations are appreciated, and all donations keep someone warm. We help, one stitch at a time. YOU truly DO make a difference. THANK YOU!


  1. I was just out on my deck photographing pictures of some crochet work that I had done and wanted to add to my Ravelry page and my neighbors were looking at me kinda funny. I thought of your neighbors seeing you taking pictures of socks - if they're like mine, they just shake their heads and move on! LOL.

  2. LOL...true, though it's been awhile since I've done the photo shoots outdoors. Maybe when the weather improves I'll do that again.

  3. Socks! How wonderful! This means ANYONE can contribute and they don't even have to be able to knit OR crochet!

  4. 200% right you are Sally. And socks seems like such an ordinary thing to most of us, but is such a needed and appreciated thing to them.


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