Thursday, July 10, 2014


This donation is from Hazel from Stouville, they are all preemie blankets, and so well done. I would like to thank Hazel very much for a wonderful start for our donation to Project Linus.

Thank you so much and keep up the good work.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014


We are still looking for new members, so if you are interested please contact me any time or you can check the web site  for the time and dates of each meeting. on the web site page there is a calender that will give you all the info.
Here is some of the items we received from the members this month.

From Margaret this beautiful baby blanket.

And a hat and scarf.

These cowls are from Jennifer, from the senior group.

Here are some lovely hats from Barb.
Mary this is a beautiful blanket.

This blanket is from Surinder, also from the senior's froup.

Love this one, from Joan.

Mary's teddy and leg warmer.

Hats from Joan.


And from Christine, this lovely blanket.

Here is a hat and scarf set from Jane.

Siobhan, I just love this blanket. Amazing!!!

Here is a beautiful blanket from Liz,

and a cute baby jacket.

Lots of hat and scarf set from Bev.

Another blanket from Christine. Love this pattern.
That's all for now. Thank you all for keeping up the good work. see you soon.

Monday, May 26, 2014


 What a great day for Stouffville meeting, I guess most of the members were enjoying the weekend, so we had a very small meeting.Casting Off The Cold is looking for new members to join both Markham and Stouffville group. If you enjoy meeting new people and love to knit/crochet, please contact for more info.You can join at any time, we meet all year round. Hope to hear from you soon!!! How to show what we received on Sunday.

From Christine, this wonderful blanket,

and here is another, it looks like crochet, but it is a knit pattern. It is beautiful!

A surprise from Betty, some lovely sweaters and her famous blankets.

They are all so beautiful Betty, thanks so much for thinking of Casting off the Cold. And from all of you out there, who has donated to us, many many thanks again.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Markham May Meeting.

These items were knitted by Lynn from the senior knitting group.

Margaret knitted this beautiful blanket,

And this one was crocheted by Shalena,

A group effort,

Joan this is a gorgeous blanket,
and another from the group.

Mary's project, beautiful!

A few scarves from the group.

From Joan and Barb, lots and lots of hats.

From Monica,
Lovely blanket from Sharon,

and a couple of bears.
Wonderful hat and scarf sets from Christine,

and a beautiful blanket,

here is another.

Preemie hats from Barb.
As always, thank you all for such lovely work.