Well here we are in the second half of the year already.....gasp!!
Anyone else feeling like this is the fastest year....ever??????
This is another free month, so......
Go wild,......feel free.....knit, crochet, loom whatever pattern takes your fanc Read more…
THE BARN -2023
This discussion is for all the news about The KAS Barn.
You can see photos or our incoming parcels, volunteers sorting all the goodies, the building of many layers of cake, the stocking of blankets, the gogo packets, and distributio Read more…
AUGUST THEME - EDUCATION
EXPLORE AND DISCOVER
This August we are going to Explore and Discover
the world around us.
Children learn to read, write and use math
to better discover the world around them.
They learn to paint and identify animals b Read more…
JULY THROUGH SEPTEMBER 2023
Enjoy the distributions made by all of our wonderful volunteers this quarter in this discussion. Read more…
In honor of Mandela Day 2023 we would like to share the
National Anthem of South Africa adopted in 1997.
WHAT'S ON YOUR HOOKS AND NEEDLES?
This month has been filled with lots and lots of
TURQUOISE squares our Color of the Month.
We ha Read more…
The KAS Shop is an integral part of keeping KAS alive to provide help for the children in South Africa. The funds raised through purchases from the KAS Shop are greatly needed to help cover expenses such as The Barn rent, the postal collection cha Read more…
The Knit-a-square program has inspired volunteers in more than 60 countries to knit and crochet more than 1.5 million blanket squares, hats, hand-warmers and toys. Your efforts are helping to keep the children warm but to keep this operation running Read more…
Welcome to the June 2023 Theme
Over the years of Knit A Square, we have had many themes featuring Africa. The squares and blankets and toys have been amazing!!
With this in mind, we can take a trip back down memory lane and gain in Read more…
In this discussion you will find photos and stories from all the distributions made during April through June in 2023
FROM ESTELLE'S REPORT:
Opening Day at the KASbarn June 6 2023.
Today was barn day with a difference. We welcomed Carla Guedes and two of her colleagues from the American International School of Johannesburg and 10 of their students. In Read more…
New to Knit-a-Square?
- Have a question about making squares,
- Navigating the Forum,
- Using PayPal to send donations or
- A question about mailing your squares.
Please read the discussions in Helpful Hints . If you don't find your answer there, po Read more…
SECOND QUARTER DISTRIBUTIONS
May has been a very busy month for distributions. The cooler weather has arrived and it is time to bundle up little ones with KAS warm blankets.
Visit this discussion to find out about the following distributions:
Ma Read more…
'What's on your hooks and needles in May?'
Will it be a 'catch up' month for unfinished projects?
A new pattern or two?
Or some yummy new yarn?
The colour of the month (CoM) is
Some might say this colour is pretty boring, but it Read more…
Righty Ho Ho Ho Everyone.......Welcome to our Christmas Theme!
Can we all have a rummage through our yarns and find some festive cheery colours then get our needles and hooks moving to celebrate all things christmassy please.
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Happy Holidays to all.
If Santa is coming down your chimney, I hope he leaves a nice surprise!!
As previously mentioned by Gloria in November Snips, our theme lineup will look a little different in 2023. We hope you like it.
January - What' Read more…
What's on your needles and hooks this month?
As we welcome the change of month and season, will your
colours /patterns/textures/appliques/embellishments reflect this, I wonder?
Will it be a month of completing projects....new yarn.....new pattern Read more…