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Downunder and land of the long white cloud

For all of us who live upside down on the bottom of the earth to share local craft events, wool and yarn specials and other bits of interest.

Location: Melbourne
Members: 144
Latest Activity: on Saturday

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Yarn - where to buy

Started by Jypsi Mabbott. Last reply by Briony Sinclair Jul 8. 10 Replies

Blankets for Mental Health or PRN Granny Squares

Started by Christina Marshall. Last reply by Pam Antink Mar 8. 3 Replies

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Comment by Bev Jeffery on Saturday

Not to worry, Sue....can't be helped when you don't know. When the strike is over a notice will be put in the 'news flash' box, on the right hand side of any page you go to on KAS. Thank you for your continued support.  :))

I think the strike is into its third month now, so it has been going for a loooong time and that is why they are concerned about getting too many parcels piling up at the other end of the journey.  :))

Comment by Sue Reeves on Saturday

I didn't know there was a postal strike and sent a box a couple of weeks ago, even the guy at the post office didn't tell me

Comment by Anne Powell on Saturday

The Postal Strike is not yet resolved and all of us have squares piling up, but please do not give in to the temptation to send them by a courier service! A few parcels have arrived this way, and it is causing big problems for Ronda.

Please read the discussion at

http://forum.knit-a-square.com/forum/topics/use-of-courier-services...

Comment by Wendy on October 28, 2014 at 1:20am

Awesome!  Love the song and the clip, hope it brings lots more squares in to KAS. Well done Gloria!

Comment by Linda Maltby on October 28, 2014 at 12:45am

Our own Gloria Grandy [with help from her family] has created a wonderful video for KAS.  It will have you tapping your toe and singing along with this very catchy tune. 

The Knit-a-Square Song … A great way to spread the word! 

Here is the video:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGvqcUZ4OGs&feature=youtu.be

Please share the video with family and friends.  Also add your comments  on Gloria’s October challenge   http://forum.knit-a-square.com/forum/topics/october-challenge-share...

PS I’ve also added the music video to the Main Page of the forum.

Comment by Maureen (Maudie) Anne Bryan on October 20, 2014 at 6:11pm

CHEAP YARN ALERT!!

If the Spotlight catalogues are nationwide then you need to know that they are offering 100g balls of 'Moda Vera Instinctive' for $1.00 a ball. 7 colours.

Comment by Bev Jeffery on October 15, 2014 at 9:37am

Hi Susanne.

Wow! That's fabulous.....a huge thank you to yourself, your Mum and your 'new recruit'.  :))

Comment by Susanne Leverton on October 15, 2014 at 3:25am

Hello , I have just joined.  I am at Hardwicke Bay on the Yorke Peninsula in South Australia. I live in a small seaside  community, surrounded by farm land..sheep and cereal cropping.  I have sent off 2 parcels  to KAS, and my 90 year old mother in Bendigo is now contributing beanies and hand warmers. I am a nurse in an Aged Care nursing home and  a 90 year old resident  is now knitting little teddies and jumpers to contribute also.

Comment by Pam Antink on October 7, 2014 at 9:05pm

THE POSTAL STRIKE IN SOUTH AFRICA HAS GATHERED MOMENTUM!

 

Ronda has requested we hold back sending for a week as a gigantic backlog is building up. She hasn't been able to extract any parcels for 2 weeks! Please watch this space for an update

Comment by Maureen (Maudie) Anne Bryan on September 10, 2014 at 9:57am

Welcome Margaret. You will love it here. I have bought the Bendigo wool too it is beautiful. I was lucky this week to find some good oddments of wool in an op. shop. Bev in WA will keep an eye on you from Australia.

 

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NEWS FLASH !

COURIER SERVICES

 

 

Here is an outline of what the team are dealing with in regard to courier services.

 

Please click here for Courier Services discussion

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