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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.



Goal: 36
Start: #19
Current: 20

Sunday, June 14, 2015

The Wrong Color....really!

Do you relate to this?  LOL, not sure I do, in that I don't get angry, I'm more surprised and think..........how is that possible I don't have the right color?  Or I have the color, but it's the wrong type of yarn.  AND who doesn't like a good excuse to go yarn shopping?

Hope you got a chuckle and the next time you look through your yarn; maybe you'll think of this little comic.

Hats: 238
Scarves 94
Mittens/Gloves/Wrist Warmers: 45
Slippers: 63
Rain Poncho's:  95
Cotton Washcloths: 221
Afghans: 16
Socks: 157
Cowls/Hoody Combo's/ 17
Shawls 1
Misc: items like personal care and things don't fit into above categories aren't counted

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  1. CUTE CARTOON. this lady is apparently much more of a perfectionist then I am. I manage to find something in my yarn that I want and if not it is an excuse to go to the yarn store.Crocheting is relaxing for me and I dont ever let it make me angry:+)
    Wet swampy weather yesterday,supposed to be bright and sunny today. A storm last week broke my deck umbrella and I need to go and buy another today,now THAT made me angry:+) Have a good one. GOD BLESS THE HOMELESS. marj in minnesota

    1. Agree with you, I don't do the anger thing and usually have what I need, but if not...hey yarn store, lol. Sorry about your umbrella, hope you find one you like.

  2. Hey Sandy,
    Special thanks for visiting my blog. I love your mission for the homeless. I shall be sharing.

    1. Thank you Abbie, appreciate the visit, the comment,and the share. Will get you added to my blog log to make visiting back and forth easier.

  3. Not reached that stage- doubt I ever will as I am not really a knitter- hope that does not get me thrown off the board. I have just completed one leg warmer..one more to go and I have a pair...after a 20 year gap since I last did anything. I enjoy a local craft group where they knit or sew- feel a bit of a fraud though

    1. Good for you Zannie, pulling out your crochet hook after 20 years, thrilled you're getting back into it.

  4. Too funny and I have had this happen when I make cards so I often have to be creative in my creative world

    1. Yep...I've done that too, if I don't have the color I thought, I get more creative to come up with a plan/pattern of how to use what have.

  5. Cute! Yep, had to buy a bright red last year. I had a friend want a bright red seed stitch scarf. I only had a small ball of red yarn left from something else I had made, so I had to buy some red. I had many other colors at home, but not the red.

    1. Thanks Sue, always appreciate your visits and comments.


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