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Going on a stash hunt, beyond page four.

For some reason I only managed to get a blurry photograph, but did end up with two mitred squares from the remains of the 100g of sock yarn that was left after my toe up socks were finished.   166 more words

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Stitching Sisters news -- Aug. 2014

(Written August 9)

Hello Stitching Sisters – Just wanted to pass you the latest news on the Stitching Sisters front. We had a very good turnout at our mid-summer, mid-day knit-crochet gathering on August 4 (Maureen, Ele, Kim, Edna, Emily, and Carol). 410 more words

Small Groups

Coming Together, one at a time

I finished the  Coming Together socks,  my first venture into toe-up socks, with probably enough spare yarn to do a square for my sock blanket.  They look a funny shoe, but fit well, so I guess I must be a funny shape, too. 46 more words

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Mid-Summer Stitching Sisters Gathering – August 4

Some of us have been yearning for a knit-crochet gathering. Well, we are having a mid-summer, mid-day knit-crochet circle on Monday, August 4th, noon to 3:00, at the Disciples’ Den. 32 more words

Social Activities

Fated socks and the frog

New socks for winter seemed like a good idea. I had scrummy sock yarn, and was ‘between projects’ so felt it was OK to do some knitting for the fun of it.  443 more words

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Fish and chips, anyone?

I think it was around 2009 when we first heard about the ‘fish and chip babies’ of Africa – those born in the poorest communities, who were sent home wrapped in nothing more than newspaper.   238 more words

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