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I've just been reading about the looting and riots in South Africa. I was born in Pietermartizburg and left in 1977 with my parents but I still feel strongly connected to SA.Obviously I support KAS,…Continue

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mary replied to Andrea Palmatier's discussion PURCHASE A SQUARE FOR OUR KAS SHOP
"I'll buy no 5"
Nov 19
mary replied to Amy's discussion HAND-WARMER CHALLENGE
"thats marvellous!"
Nov 18
mary replied to Patricia Underwood's discussion BLANKET ROOM 2022
"5th blanket down I recognise some squares!"
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mary replied to Amy's discussion HAND-WARMER CHALLENGE
"I can add two more to the total. 577"
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"Some stunning blankets!"
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mary replied to Amy's discussion NEWS FROM THE BARN 2022
"Lovely Also lovely to see lots of parcels coming in. I guess you want to prepare for SA winter..."
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mary replied to Patricia Underwood's discussion BLANKET ROOM 2022
"Lots of STUNNING blankets getting through ! "
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"Spectacular blankets!"
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mary replied to Amy's discussion HAND-WARMER CHALLENGE
"Amy love those remind me of Bassetts all sorts!"
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mary replied to Amy's discussion HAND-WARMER CHALLENGE
"Marvellous news! I hope to slip in a few pairs to each parcel to SA ongoing"
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mary replied to Amy's discussion HAND-WARMER CHALLENGE
"Glorious... I think Heather Mensah has done a pile of handwarmers. I shall try and get back to them when more yarn arrives."
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mary replied to Amy's discussion NEWS FROM THE BARN 2022
"I understand that KAS only wants to distribute squares, handwarmers and hats and the baby stuff is from people who haven't got the memo. "
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At 11:02am on January 26, 2018, Diana D said…

"Indeed a great idea!! Thanks Mary for your " 10th anniversary." donation. 

At 9:51am on September 14, 2016, Linda Maltby said…

Hi Mary, just saw your comment on Joan hand-warmers.  I agree they certainly are fabulous.  I see you are looking for a crochet pattern.  There is one in the KAS Pattern book.  It is very easy, if I may say so myself :-)   The only thing is to make sure the ribbing goes around the hand so the HW stretches as the child grows.  Looking forward to a photo of your crochet HWs.


At 5:03am on February 23, 2014, Cherry Ames said…
Hi Mary,
Bev Jeffery and I recognized your checkered square blanket in the sorted in Africa photos. Check it out here if you want to see, it's near the middle of the page:
At 4:15am on September 18, 2013, Anneke said…

Thank you Mary :) xo

At 3:07am on September 15, 2013, Anneke said…

Hi Mary, Thanks so much. I will "unfurl" the blankets soon, I want to make pics of both blankets!...... to be continued.........:-)))

At 12:29am on September 12, 2013, Bev Jeffery said…

Hi Mary.

Best wishes for a Happy Birthday....hope its a goodie.  :))

At 6:38am on April 4, 2013, Valerie Zalewski said…

Mary, what is a tragic teddy?

At 1:28am on September 12, 2012, Bev Jeffery said…

Hi Mary

Happy Birthday...I hope you have a lovely day. :o)

At 11:04pm on September 29, 2011, Kathy Platts said…

Hello Mary and welcome to KAS

I hope you enjoy knitting for this wonderful cause as much as I do! it is so rewarding, and having such lovely people on the forum is truly inspirational - just look at all their pictures!

Have fun with it Mary!




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