DECEMBER THEME - Stash Busters, Easy Peazies, Plain Janes and Other FavoriteS!

Welcome to December! We've made it to the last month of the year and are all getting busy with various holidays and time spent with friends and loved ones. Time to clean out our stash baskets and use up those bits and bobs in colorful squares, so we can all go out and get new yarns for the coming year of knitting and crocheting to help keep the children warm! Time to relax with an easy plain Jane and a cup of warm tea or cocoa. Time to reflect on the beauty of the blankets we've helped create, and ponder on new ideas for the coming year. Bless all the wonderful world-wide KASers who work so diligently to warm the children!

For the photo album, please go to : http://forum.knit-a-square.com/photo/albums/december-2015-stash-bus...

Views: 2576

Replies are closed for this discussion.

Replies to This Discussion

Thank you, Susan, for hosting what is for some of us, the busiest month of the year.  :))

It is indeed a time for reflection....and how better to do so, than with a pj on your needles or hook??!!

I LOVE your cluster of squares.....pretty colours.....love the variegated.

Susan's squares:

The latest contribution from the Earlston Wednesday Club Knitters.

Okay.  I managed to upsize one of the squares ...

And guess what else I found (she said sheepishly :).  

Remember last December ... you know, the mini challenge someone organized for us?  Awwww, come on, you remember!  Anyone who joined in had so much fun!  I can see you smiling 'cause you do remember.  Yup!  That's the one :)

Well ... while I was being "challenged" to make an illusion square, I also made a tiny one and thought I would upsize it later.  Ummmm ... is it later yet?  I guess it is.  This centre square is only 1 year old, and I was lucky enough to find the exact burgundy sparkly yarn I had used when I made it.  So here it is ... from last year and this year ... an illusion heart :) xo

The latest squares from the Earlston Wednesay Club.  Diana asked for a photograph of members,so here are our happy 90 year olds, some of whom have knitted squares -  taken at  our recent birthday party. (Courtesy of "The Border Telegraph" newspaper) .  

Still using up the Aldi's aran wool my husband got me in last year sale.One blanket completed and sewn together

Christmas Stripes

Green and Ivory Sparkle (even tho you can't see the sparkle) Stripes.

Christmas Red PJ

Three stash buster granny squares.

Here is my tree square ... 

And here is my tree :) 

Will you share yours? xo

Gloria, I admire your illusion tree very much, but haven´t got enough time to learn this technique yet. I am going to do it later...Now I am sharing this square /40x40/ with my favourite double knitting tree.

Attachments:

Christmas Green PJ

Yesterday I saw a very interesting X-mas star on www. knitaholics.com, so Itried to crochet it. It´s called "Tutti Frutti".

RSS

DONATE: KNIT-A-SQUARE

The Donate button provides 2 options:

  1. One time donation
  2. Monthly subscription               [click the box]

Because of PayPal/banking fees, KAS asks that your donation be 5USD [or more].  Anything less, means your donation is eaten up with fees.  Thank you!

KAS FINANCES

Our goal is to remove the monthly deficit that Ronda and her team have to deal with. You can:

1. Make a donation whenever you are able.

2. Sign up for an ongoing monthly donation (subscription).

3. Shop at the KasShop!

Please follow this discussion for monthly updates, current financial reports and ideas on what we can all do to help. Click link : 

KAS FINANCES 2020

SHOP

WRAP 4 CHILDREN IN BLANKETS

This item will allow Knit-a-Square to pay our wonderful co-team workers – the Gogos (grandmothers) – to sew the squares received from across the globe into blankets for the children. $5 US will pay for 4 blankets to be stitched together.

THE KAS SHOP

SQUARES LIST

The March 2021 Squares List will be delayed. Our sincere apologies. Please visit the

2021 Squares List Discussion

     for the most recent lists.

For all other Square Lists, please visit our SQUARE LISTS page.

2021 MONTHLY THEMES

    

   Planning ahead??

 See the 2021

LIST OF THEMES

AND

WHAT OUR CHILDREN NEED.

KAS PATTERN BOOK

APRIL

Colour Of

the Month

Free Patterns for

Plain Jane Knit Square

Plain Jane Crochet Square

can be found in the KAS PatternBook

Click here to find more free patterns in

Members Patterns - Squares

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

                  here 

CREATECARE GLOBAL

"CreateCare Global has set itself two tasks. The first is physical: to bring hope, support and comfort to children for whom poverty and loss are everyday tormentors. The second, and in our view equally important, is to spread the message to the world."

Our thanks to CreateCare Global for supporting the Square Circle Forum and helping to spread the wonderful work that KAS does.

Learn more about CCG here.

© 2021   Created by Sandy McDonald.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service