"Hi as babies grow they now only hand over blankets that can keep a child warm until they grow up! A blanket is for life not a just a baby ! hence the 5x7 8" square blanket. (40" x 56")
Of if you upsize the the baby blanket…"
"ooh what a fantastic report leanne!
I do hope that Mabel is able to take more items to the Lesthuto children. My memory is terrible but I think its quite high above sealevel and can get very cold in the winter."
"shocked me too i'm the other one! yes the difference between income and need would be great. Its lovely to have one off splurges when people 'buy' things in the shop but the comfort and peace of mind of regular income is invaluable!"
"Great news on the increase of subs. It occurs to me that if the running costs are $31000 per year that is about $2500 per month. If we only had 250 members giving $10 per month that would cover it. So PLEASE if you haven't signed up for a…"
"I think blanket 141 is by Granny Greener Jennifer Welsher she has been making the most astonishing blankets which I've been failing to put photos up on the site due to lack of time!!! But just about to send her the link at Ravelry"
"Just a wee reminder the $5 in pounds is much less! as an enouragement to sign up for even a small monthly donation. Its so helpful having reliable income! AND knowing that it can go so much further in SA. "
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.