Thursday, February 11, 2016

MARKHAM MEETING

Well we are still working on afghans for Pathways ( 360 Kids ) This is my second one using my scraps. I was not sure I would like the colours, but it turned out pretty good, if i may say so!! I am on my third afghan using the sc spike stitch and I am loving it.



From Monica, a beautiful cowl and hat and a hat and scarf set for a boy.

This blanket, Monica started a while back and finally finished it. It is the 10 stitch blanket pattern. Looks good!!

And of course from Christine, this lovely blanket,

And here is another from her.

This one is also from Christine. All so beautiful.

I love the stitch from this one, but Christine could not remember it so i cannot say what stitch it is. i will have to find out.

From Jane, a hat and scarf. the scarf is made up of cables.

From a new member Brenda, this gorgeous baby blanket. She used a cotton blend yarn for this and what a lovely stitch.

Also this one, beautiful.

And here is a hat and scarf , also from Brenda.
Thank you all so much for all your beautiful work.

Friday, January 22, 2016

STOUFFVILLE GROUP MEETING


WOW, this beautiful mermaid shell blanket, was crocheted by Beth for a friend of hers daughter. She did a wonderful job. This little her is going to be very happy.



A dish cloth blanket by Christine.

This toddlers blanket also made by Christine.

I love the different stitches Christine used for this blanket. So well done.

Donation from a friend of Kathy.

Hat and mitt from Kathy.

And of course these gorgeous baby jacket,

and this lovely jacket and hat. Love it.

Hats from a donor from Stouffville.
 And two lovely scarves.


From Beth, a beautiful baby blanket.

This one Beth crocheted using DC all the way through.
 Such lovely hat and cowl sets from Marg,


And this beautiful receiving blanket.

What a beautiful afghan .
Thank you all for your great work.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

TODDLER BLANKET RAFFLE!!


This year we will be raffling this beautiful toddler's blanket, lovingly knit by online group member Brenda from Scarborough. The blanket is 40" x 52", a good size for a small child's bed.

Raffle tickets are $3 each, or 2 for $5. You can contact Sally if you are interested in purchasing tickets.

Thank you Brenda for this beautiful blanket.

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

JANUARY MARKHAM MEETING


This is a very good start for 2016 ladies, you have been working over the holidays I see. I love this, so keep up the good work.
Here are some hat and scarf sets from Monica,


And from Jane, two beautiful sets.

On the table are a couple of hat and scarf sets and a star wars hat that Nayana made.

Liz's famous blanket.

From Madge hat and scarf sets.

This beautiful blanket is from Sharon,

and this lovely hat.

The first afghan for Pathways (360 Kids) this is their new name.
 Scarves donation from Knitters Arttic.

 Also from an online donor these scarves.

Thank you all for your amazing work.

Sunday, December 6, 2015

Hi every one, I would like to remind you that there will be know meetings for December 2015. We will meet again in January  2nd  at the Markham Library and January 16th  2016 at the Stouffville Legion from 1 to 3 pm.

I would like to wish every one a merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year.

See you all then, happy knitting/crocheting!!

Thursday, November 19, 2015

FINIAL DONATION DAY


November 17 Diane picked up the donation for Project Linus. As you can see very happy to receive the 40 blanket for the hospital.




this is at Rose of Sharon with Leah and Monica, and Leah had one of  youth's baby on her lap. So cute! They received many blankets and baby items.

Here at the Women Centre, I was showing Kate what some of the ladies knit for the little ones. We dropped off lots of hat and scarf sets and kids items.

Here I am with Esther at Sunrise Pregnancy & Family Support Service in Uxbridge. 
Donated Baby blankets and will be sending up some baby hats soon.

We also dropped off a bag of baby blankets to Markham-Stouffville Pregnancy Centre in Markham, on November 17. I am finally finished for this year and we are already working  on stuff for 2016. 15 Afghans for 360 Kids.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

OUR LAST MEETING FOR 2015--STOUFFVILLE.

Well we finally wrapped up thinks for 2015. These are the last lot of items for me to collect and add to the bags for donation.

Here are some scarves that were knitted by students from Emily Lannan class of 2014-15. Great job girls.

This blanket is so adorable! From Madge.

Also from Madge, a hat and scarf set and two baby hats.

Beautiful blanket fro Christine, lovely colours.

And this one also.

This one too! Beautiful colours.

And here is another blanket from Christine.

This one for a toddler.

From Marianne, this beautiful blanket,

and she used a basket weave stitch for this one.
A few scarves from Marianne.


Hat and scarf sets from Monica.

And this lovely blanket.

Marg knitted this set, love the colours in the scarf.

And this beautiful blanket.

The pattern for blankets, heirloom baby blanket from Lion Brand.

This blanket I used a pattern I got from free crochet patterns.com
the pattern is Boy Wrapper.
Thanks again to all, for your help and for all the wonderful work you have done. Great job every one!!