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Year Well Done!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Christine Chiplen Jun 2. 5 Replies

We finished up our school year last week. Our group made 420 squares, 20 hats and 11 sets of hand warmers. We went from 2 out of 15 know how to crochet to everyone! The blanket in the photos was for…Continue

Gogos?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Juli Harrington Sep 11, 2016. 5 Replies

Hello,Next week I will start a KAS group through our adult enrichment program at the international school my son attends. I've been making squares myself for two years, but my hands are tired and I…Continue

Tail Position

Started this discussion. Last reply by Pam Antink Feb 16, 2015. 2 Replies

Hi,I've been working on a crochet pattern where it ends in the middle of the edge rather than the corner. Is is okay if the tail comes from the middle of the edge? If not, I'll weave through until…Continue

No Tail

Started this discussion. Last reply by Juli Harrington Jan 7, 2015. 12 Replies

Hi,My name is Juli and I live in Japan. I was cleaning out my yarn basket and found 10 squares I made for a baby quilt that I never finished. I found you when looking for a place to donated knitted…Continue

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Juli Harrington replied to Pam Antink's discussion TSHEGOFATSO DISTRIBUTION
"Thanks. I wouldn't want to contribute to 'pulling power!' Please let me know. It would give us more yarn and more money for more hats if we left off the pom-pom."
Jul 24
Juli Harrington replied to Pam Antink's discussion TSHEGOFATSO DISTRIBUTION
"I love to see the distribution photos. You can just see how warm they will be! A quick question. Our group sent quite a few hats, but we put pom-poms on them. Should they not have pom-poms? I don't see any hats with them in the distribution…"
Jul 23
Juli Harrington replied to Anne Powell's discussion QUESTIONS, ANSWERS AND HELP
"Sorry for the late response here. I always forget there is a way to message people individually. I'm glad the packages arrived. I just wanted to make sure that there weren't any fees that had to be paind."
Jul 8
Juli Harrington replied to Sue Gillman's discussion June Theme 2017 Sunrise to Sunset
"Oh, my! I feel so much better. I thought I had too much yarn....you win! I love it. "
Jul 5
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Jun 7
Gloria Grandy replied to Juli Harrington's discussion Year Well Done!
"Juli, this is incredible!  Congratulations to all the ladies who have learned to crochet!  What a fabulous contribution you are making to the children.  And that blanket is gorgeous - such a special gift.  Thank you for sharing…"
May 31
mary replied to Juli Harrington's discussion Year Well Done!
"wow you have made at least 12 blankets for KAS as well!!! well done!!!"
May 31
Sue Gillman replied to Juli Harrington's discussion Year Well Done!
"Thank you ladies, a fantastic job !"
May 30
joan anthony liked Juli Harrington's discussion Year Well Done!
May 28
Pam Antink replied to Juli Harrington's discussion Year Well Done!
"Fabulous work Ladies - and a tremendous team effort!"
May 28
Juli Harrington posted a discussion

Year Well Done!

We finished up our school year last week. Our group made 420 squares, 20 hats and 11 sets of hand warmers. We went from 2 out of 15 know how to crochet to everyone! The blanket in the photos was for our adult enrichment coordinator, who retired after 40 years. The ladies were able to use their skills they learn during the year to make this beautiful blanket. I'm very proud at how far they have come this year. We will have the club next year, too!Thanks for giving us all the opportunity to…See More
May 28
Juli Harrington replied to Amy's discussion MEET THE KAS FAMILY - MARCH 2017
"I just wish I had thought to put the KAS web address in. When it was written originally it was for KAS. Hopefully people will google KAS and get involved."
May 21
Juli Harrington replied to Amy's discussion MEET THE KAS FAMILY - MARCH 2017
"Just an update on our group. The words I wrote for KAS, about our group, were made into an article for an East Asian educational magazine! As it was written for this forum the KAS website isn't in the article. I wish I had been able to add that…"
May 12
Juli Harrington replied to Christine Johnson's discussion BLANKET ROOM 2017
"I love them all! They all look so cozy and bright.  You can tell when you make too many squares when you  say to yourself, "Wait, is that mine? No, maybe not...well maybe..." I need to take photos of what I make to remind…"
Apr 27
Juli Harrington replied to Valerie Zalewski's discussion APRIL THEME: EAT A RAINBOW
"It's gorgeous! "
Apr 23
Juli Harrington replied to Christine Johnson's discussion BLANKET ROOM 2017
"Love, love seeing all the colors and patterns. It just makes me want to buy  more yarn and try a new pattern. They are all beautiful and look so cozy!"
Apr 16

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At 6:09pm on January 11, 2017, Susanne Leverton said…
Hi Julie. " BONAFIDE GIFT FOR CHARITY ONLY......NO COMMERCIAL VALUE"
At 9:17am on September 22, 2015, Estelle McLeod said…
Hi Juli
I think I've just joined your Alphabet squares. I'll send you a photo if you forward your email address. My email address is:
stellemcleod@gmail.com
At 11:39pm on June 28, 2015, Bev Jeffery said…

Hi Juli.

Have you checked out the Sorted in South Africa 2015 discussion???....think there may be a thing or two there that you will find interesting.  :))

At 8:03pm on April 19, 2015, Bev Jeffery said…

Hi Juli.

Re your gorgeous April blanket, do all the squares contain a bit or all variegated yarn?.....just want to add them to the tally and my (almost) 53 yr old eyes cannot tell on some of the pastels....thank you.  :))

At 1:55pm on January 8, 2015, Debbie Posmontier said…

Welcome, Juli, from suburban Philadelphia in the USA. So glad you've joined us!

At 12:58pm on January 7, 2015, Bev Jeffery said…

Hi Juli.

Welcome to KAS....from here in Western Australia.

Thank you for joining this friendly, global community of knitters/crocheters/loomers.

Happy  New Year.  :))

At 12:35pm on January 7, 2015, Gloria Grandy said…

Hello Juli.  A Happy New Year to you!  Welcome to Knit-a-Square from Nova Scotia, Canada.  A desire to share and to help keep the children in South Africa warm has brought together a wonderful group of caring individuals from all over the world.  We are delighted that you have joined us.

This is where we receive information from Ronda and the volunteers in South Africa (South Africa Reports),  have our questions answered (Helpful Hints), find patterns (Kas Pattern Book)  share photos (Photo tab), conversation, and an occasional good laugh (Share a Yarn) with other Forum members.  There are many ongoing discussions (DiscussionsCategories) for you to follow and/or join, and other specific groups (Groups) that may interest you.  Just browse through the tabs at the top of the page, and I’m sure you’ll find whatever information you need.

The KAS Pattern Book includes patterns for garments that have been designed by KAS with the specific needs of the children in mind.  We are focusing on children aged 3-9 years, as this age group is in need of warm garments and blankets.

Our main focus is 8” x 8” (20 cm x 20 cm) squares for blankets.  It doesn’t matter if they are simple knitted or crocheted squares (Plain Janes, we love to call them) or fancy squares.  What does matter is that they measure 8” x 8” (20 cm x 20 cm) and that they are warm.  Plain Janes are the backbone of KAS. They provide the framework for a few fancy squares to create individuality in a blanket.  Since it takes 35 squares to make one blanket, squares are always needed.

If you have’t already seen it, please have a look at our very own  Knit a Square Song.  We hope you will like it and share it with all of your friends :)

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

Every square you send will be received in South Africa, stitched into a blanket by the wonderful volunteers there, and lovingly wrapped around the shoulders of a vulnerable or needy child, giving him or her warmth and the assurance that someone cares.

Each month we have a different theme/challenge.  These are for fun and inspiration, and you are welcome to join in any or all of them.  You will find information regarding all of these (including the current ones) under the DiscussionsCategories tab at the top.

Regarding postage, many of us use sea-mail and find that parcels take between 6-10 weeks to arrive in South Africa.  Since parcels are arriving all the time, this is perfectly okay and we encourage you to use the least expensive way to send.  Also, it is extremely important that it is clearly marked on our packages “Knitted Squares for Charity Only – No Commercial Value”. 

So please sit back, relax, put your feet up, grab your yarn and hook/needles and enjoy.  You are among friends.

 
 
 

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