2012 COMBINED TALLY - KNIT-A-SQUILLION SQUARES & ITEM COUNT - we've broken the 230,000 barrier!

Off they go!Crochet Baby Surprise JacketSquares Dec 2011-10Crochet HatSummer Challenge SquaresMy first hatJanuary JewelsPretty In PinkTeddiesP1030550

Well done everyone!  The figures continue to grow year-on-year. They represent hours of caring, kindness and giving by a 'global family' of yarn workers!  The January Jewel Challenge is already getting the squares & hats flowing!

Below are the totals (so far) for 2011 - once the square lists for Nov & Dec are published I'll continue to update these figures - which are a combination of Forum totals and the Square List (which only lists Squares, Hats, Vests & Sweaters) plus Ravelry keeps it own list.  In fact, more is being sent, but at least the figures below will give a fair idea.

6229  hats

 755   sweaters/jumpers

   19   baby blankets

   68   kascuddles

   15   prs gloves

 254   slipovers/ pullovers

     2   tee shirts

     8   blankets

     3   snood/cowls

  230  soft toys

     5   scarves

   10   slippers baby jackets

 157   prs socks (requested by Rhonda)

   92   plastic needles

   14   slip0in bit and bobs

   31  pairs knitting needles

    6   crochet hooks

    6   games

For info these are the Knit-a-Squillion totals so far - started in July 2011

Squares                  60409

Retirement Villages         1

People                          61

Organisations                 1

Groups                           9

Schools                          3




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Awesome work Christine!!  A whole blanket here!

Well done Anneke!  Take care and keep up the good work!

XOXO

Posting 93 squares and 2 go overs,today!

 

Squares 88, 718

Retirement Villages : 1

People. : 82

Organisations : 1

Groups : 9

Schools : 3

ITEM COUNT. :

6 baby blankets

4 full size blankets

24 books

15 bits and bobs

18 crochet hooks

3 Games

11 go- overs

3,170 hats and beanies

611 sweaters/jumpers

31 kas cuddles

4 dresses

19 pr knitting needles

366 pencils/pens

511 plastic sewing needles

53 slip overs

28 slippers/booties

297 socks

353 teddies/ soft toys

31 tee shirts

135 vests

1 scarf

That is GREAT, Angela.....almost enough for 3 blankets.Yay!! And with the weather turning cooler the go overs are certainly needed.

35 squares, 3 jumpers, 5 pairs of socks and 2 plastic sewing needles posted today.

New totals:

Squares 88,753

Retirement Villages : 1

People. : 82

Organisations : 1

Groups : 9

Schools : 3

ITEM COUNT. :

6 baby blankets

4 full size blankets

24 books

15 bits and bobs

18 crochet hooks

3 Games

11 go- overs

3,170 hats and beanies

614 sweaters/jumpers

31 kas cuddles

4 dresses

19 pr knitting needles

366 pencils/pens

513 plastic sewing needles

53 slip overs

28 slippers/booties

302 socks

353 teddies/ soft toys

31 tee shirts

135 vests

1 scarf

Great work everyone!  I see that we are all pushing to get our items in the mail in time for winter in SA.

Great job Michele!  Another whole blanket, how cool is that! (or I should say WARM lol!!)........well done :o)

Have added the totals from the Square Lists for Jan, Feb & March excluding those already entered on the Forum - we've broken the 100,000 barrier!   The updated totals are :

New totals:

Squares 112,716

Retirement Villages : 1

People. : 82

Organisations : 1

Groups : 9

Schools : 3

ITEM COUNT. :

6 baby blankets

4 full size blankets

24 books

15 bits and bobs

18 crochet hooks

3 Games

11 go- overs

5,509 hats and beanies

1473 sweaters/jumpers

31 kas cuddles

4 dresses

19 pr knitting needles

366 pencils/pens

513 plastic sewing needles

53 slip overs

28 slippers/booties

302 socks

353 teddies/ soft toys

31 tee shirts

267 vests

1 scarf

Pam, many thanks for the update.  I've been eyeing the 100,000 mark and wondering when we would reach it.  We're now doing better than 10,000 squares per month.

Fantastic News Pam!!

Yay!!!! That is fantastic news, Pam....thanks for updating the list.

I have sent 138 squares, 1 hat, 4 plastic needles.  New totals:

 

Squares 112,854

Retirement Villages : 1

People. : 82

Organisations : 1

Groups : 9

Schools : 3

ITEM COUNT. :

6 baby blankets

4 full size blankets

24 books

15 bits and bobs

18 crochet hooks

3 Games

11 go- overs

5,510 hats and beanies

1473 sweaters/jumpers

31 kas cuddles

4 dresses

19 pr knitting needles

366 pencils/pens

517 plastic sewing needles

53 slip overs

28 slippers/booties

302 socks

353 teddies/ soft toys

31 tee shirts

267 vests

1 scarf

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