2014 KNIT-A-SQUARE TALLY

                              

          

In order to shorten and simplify the item count list this year,  

we are asking that you choose from the following list when recording what you send.

 This will make it much easier for everyone to copy and paste the list.

  • SQUARES
  • TOPS (includes vests, sweaters, Go-Overs)
  • BEANIES/HATS (please don’t forget, KAS South Africa has a room full of hats to distribute)
  • KASCUDDLES
  • SOFT TOYS (teddies, dolls, cuddly toys)
  • SCARVES/NECK WARMERS/MITTENS/GLOVES/HAND-WARMERS
  • SOCKS/UNDERWEAR (includes t-shirts, undershirts/singlets, underpants and slippers)
  • SUPPLIES FOR GOGOs (knitting needles, crochet hooks, sewing needles, yarn)
  • BITS AND BOBS (pens, pencils, books, anything that doesn’t fit in elsewhere)

         

How do I add to the ongoing tally?

If you were able to add to the 2013 Tally without a problem please continue to use that method. However, if you are having problems, try one of these options:   [iPad users may still have difficulty]

Option 1:

  1. Go to the last entry in the tally
  2. Copy the entire list to Word Pad or Clipboard
  3. Make changes in the list to reflect the number of items you are sending
  4. Copy the entire list again
  5. Click on ‘Reply to This’ (right under the introduction) Add a comment: “Joan – adding 5 squares, I hat, 2 pr. socks” then paste the revised list.
  6. Click on Add Reply.

This will place your reply at the very end of the discussion so the next person leaving a message will have the correct figures

Option 2

  1. Click on ‘Reply to This’ (right under the introduction), Add a comment: “Joan – adding 5 squares, I hat, 2 pr. socks"
  2. Go to the last entry in the tally and copy the entire list
  3. Paste in ‘Reply to This’, after your comment
  4. Make changes in the list to reflect the number of items you are sending
  5. Click on Add Reply.

This will place your reply at the very end of the discussion so the next person leaving a message will have the correct figures

If you absolutely find this process baffling, just post a note of what you are sending, No worries – one way or another we’ll get them added to the tally.

 

The KAS Reaches Great Heights for the Children

is working its way towards Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa.  

After recording in the 2014 Tally, go to the Heights Challenge by clicking here to add your squares to the Heights total. 

See where we have travelled and how high the stack has become!

[Please add to the latest comment]

A TIP:

It is a good idea to check the Squares Lists every month to see when your parcels arrive.  The South African team doesn't always have time to send a reply ...although they do try !

 

 

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yay! 3 blankets... 

Mailed today (3/10): 24 squares, 1 jumper, 1 set of vest, hat and hand warmers, 5 pr socks, 2 pr knitting needles, 50 plastic sewing needles, 24 colour pencils and some erasers & pencil sharpeners.

NEW TOTALS:

17,393 squares

332 tops

159 hats

72 KASCuddles

706 soft toys

488 scarvesneckwarmers/mittensgloves/handwarmers

696 pairs of socks/underwear

605 supplies for gogos

576 bits and bobs

GREAT, Wendy!!!!!

posted 35 squares today

NEW TOTALS:

17,428 squares

332 tops

159 hats

72 KASCuddles

706 soft toys

488 scarvesneckwarmers/mittensgloves/handwarmers

696 pairs of socks/underwear

605 supplies for gogos

576 bits and bobs

taking 35 squares to be posted today

NEW TOTALS:

17,463 squares

332 tops

159 hats

72 KASCuddles

706 soft toys

488 scarvesneckwarmers/mittensgloves/handwarmers

696 pairs of socks/underwear

605 supplies for gogos

576 bits and bobs

Posted today:  8 squares, 9   tops, 3 pairs socks, Mr Men books

NEW TOTALS

174671  squares

341 tops

159 hats

72 KAS cuddles

706 soft toys

488 scarves, neckwarmers/mittens,gloves/handwarmers

699 pairs of socks/underwear

578 bits and bobs

Mailing today: 15 squares, 1 pr hand warmers, 2 soft toys

NEW TOTALS

174686  squares

341 tops

159 hats

72 KAS cuddles

708 soft toys

489 scarves, neckwarmers/mittens,gloves/handwarmers

699 pairs of socks/underwear

578 bits and bobs

Good on you, Ann, Mary, Grace and Debbie...its great to see a boost to our squares total. I just have to make an adjustment as an extra number has crept in. Squares should read 17 486.  :))

Also, adding the following that I posted yesterday. 70 squares, 6 toys, 15 singlets, 24 pr underwear.

NEW TOTALS

17 556  squares

341 tops

159 hats

72 KAS cuddles

714 soft toys

489 scarves, neckwarmers/mittens,gloves/handwarmers

738 pairs of socks/underwear/singlets

578 bits and bobs

 

oh dear hope that wasn't me! yes sudden flurry of postings .. for me the autumn here in Edinburgh I think what it must be like living in a shack and it gets me crocheting!

Not to worry Mary,  Eagle-eye Bev always catches the typos that we, that inclues me :-), make

Yesterday I posted 35 squares to make

NEW TOTALS

17 591  squares

341 tops

159 hats

72 KAS cuddles

714 soft toys

489 scarves, neckwarmers/mittens,gloves/handwarmers

738 pairs of socks/underwear/singlets

578 bits and bobs

Mailed yesterday from the Heritage Manor group: 140 squares and 4 hand warmers

NEW TOTALS

17 731  squares

341 tops

159 hats

72 KAS cuddles

714 soft toys

493 scarves, neckwarmers/mittens,gloves/handwarmers

738 pairs of socks/underwear/singlets

578 bits and bobs

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