"Heartbreaking to know that so many children were not able to receive anything, shows that there is a huge need. I do hope there can be lots more available for next year so that no one misses out.
Is there anything we can do to improve the amount of…"
"Lovely. Someone has had a lot of patience making and or sewing all the little squares in the bottom two pictures into a blanket too. The little notecard picture that has a number 6 on it is beautiful too, looks hand drawn."
"Here in Aus when I was young we used to go to my Grandmother for Christmas dinner. She used to have the whole traditional works (Turkey, Pork, Chicken, Roast Potatoes, Roast Pumpkin, peas and gravy). After she passed Mum and I decided not to do that…"
"Here is a Christmas poem that I wrote myself some years ago too. Kind of in response to how 'commercial' Christmas has become.
Christmas is more
than a sleigh bells ring,
Christmas is more
than the carols we…"
"Sadly no pets for me to take pictures of (we are renting and there is a no pets clause in our lease), but here is one of our tree and one of my soft toy friends, themed for the season. It is a fibre optic tree, but so hard to get the lights to show…"
I am pleased that you are happy with the stitch. I will put a picture on for you. When it came to decreasing I knitted 1 st and then knitted 2tog on the first row to lose the extra stitch and it looks fine to me. KI will put a picture on for you to see it. I love your pattern and I am now knitting another one.
Hi Wendy, thanks for your kind comments on my squares. You are right, stitches included in the batch are, moss, slip stitch, oblique rib, honeycomb slip stitch, double Andalusian, waffle, block stitch, Zanny's and 4 row rib.