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The February 2017 Squares List is available

Please visit the website:

www.knit-a-square.com  

Click on 'Received Squares'

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IT IS IMPERATIVE THAT WE TAKE GREAT CARE IN FILLING OUT THE CUSTOMS SLIP.

Please declare '0'  as the parcel value. If your postmaster insists on a value, please declare $1.00. Anything more incurs customs fees. Before mailing any parcels, be sure to read the instructions in the

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1. Squares

                -pack flat                                  -tail neatly butterflied                             -bundled in 5/10

 

 2. Inside the parcel: Include the Packing Slip                                      3.Check Postage before mailing          

GRAPHS

  The number of squares, hats, handwarmers and toys

received in South Africa in 2017 [Blue linecompared to 2016 [Red line].

The focus for 2017 and for some time to come will be:

squares for blankets, hats, handwarmers and cuddly toys.

In the 2017 Graphs the Tops and other goodies will not be recorded.

Squares: 7.634 (218 blankets)

Hats: 372

Handwarmers: 162

Toys: 270

Because of the large volume of parcels, Ronda and the Team are unable to send personal notification of parcel arrival. Please check the Squares List.

Thank you for your understanding.

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The January 2017 Squares List is available on http://www.knit-a-square.com , Click on "Received Squares".

383 parcels were received and opened and the total contents were:

14.108 squares (equal to 403 blankets), 639 hats, 445 pairs of handwarmers, 574 toys and many other goodies (marked with a "x" under column "Other" in the Squares list)

NB: The January figures are shown by a blue dot. Next time, when the February graphs are ready, a blue line will be visible from month to month.

 

If there are any (typing) errors in the squares list regarding your name, city/state or country, please let me know and I will change it accordingly. Anneke

A great start to the new year, especially bearing in mind the situation with the flood. Thanks Anneke. :)

The February 2017 Squares List is available on http://www.knit-a-square.com , Click on "Received Squares".

The February figures are low because of the flood in the KAS Office. It was a tremendous task to clean it, nonetheless the SA team managed to open 161 parcels.

Contents: 7634 squares (218 blankets), 372 Hats, 162 pairs of Handwarmers and 270 Toys.

Other goodies received are marked with an "x" under column "Other".

If there are any (typing) errors in the squares list regarding your name, city/state or country, please let me know and I will change it accordingly. Anneke

Thanks for the update Anneke.  I am happy to see that we have more than one toy per blanket for the month.  I hope all the categories stay on an even keel so that every child can get the complete KAS package.

Hi Amy, I agree with you and feel happy that there are so many toys already at the start of the year! Maybe interesting to know that the overall totals for this year - January + February - are:

21762 squares (at about equal to 621 blankets IF made of 8" squares ), 1011 hats, 607 HWs and 884 toys. I know that Joan Humm is making MANY pairs of handwarmers so we don't have to worry about cold hands! xo 

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