Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Donation from MaryLou

We just received a lovely donation of baby blankets from MaryLou who heard about Casting Off the Cold through an old friend and wanted to help out. Thanks so much, MaryLou! The blankets and baby hats are beautiful.

Monday, April 10, 2017


We receive quite a few hats and some of the members will match them with scarves or cowls. This hat Marg knitted a cowl to match it. Good match!

Beth knit/crochet scarves and cowls for these hat.

Here is a shell stitch blanket from Beth.Beautiful!

This pattern is the Lazy Daisy Blanket. I love the look.

More scarves from Eugenia and her friend.

Also this lovely blanket.

These booties are so adorable! From Eugenia.

Eugenia and her friend is working on knitting up all the fun fur yarn I have. First lot done.
many thanks to you all again!

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Amica Meetings in March

The Amica ladies have been busy in the last little while. There are so many other events going on that they sometimes have to squeeze in the knitting! Everyone is busy now working on baby blankets that are always needed by Casting Off the Cold. Here are donations from March;

A baby blanket and a hat from Anne:

Hat and scarf sets from Monica:

And a crocheted blanket from Monica:

We look forward to seeing the ladies at our next meeting.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017


Here we are at the Cedarcrest Manor for our April meeting. Collected some beautiful items from the members. 
Here are a few hats and headbands from Joan.

This a beautiful white blanket from Paramjeet.
Also from Paramjeet this lovely blanket set.

Liz has been knitting up a storm! These next 4 blankets are from her and they are just beautiful!

A beautiful hat from Kaqih.

Mary crocheted this blanket using the crazy stitch. Looks great Mary.

Headbands donated by Mary's daughter.

I love the colours in this blanket, from Madge.

And here are some hat and scarf sets from Madge.

Hat and scarf sets from me, the cowl I crocheted the knit pattern.

Another sunshine pattern for this blanket.

Surinder knitted this beautiful lacy baby blanket.
Thank you all for your amazing work.