August 2011

Thanks to everyone who came last night & ‘Knitted for Victory’
We knitted 20 squares which is fantastic….. many thanks to the super fast knitter Margaret for knitting 10! 
We were in the knitting zone last night ladies!
If you want to continue with your squares please bring them to the next meeting on Tuesday 6th September or email me info@makedoandmend.info to arrange a collection point.
I will be posting them mid September…… click here to find out where they’re going.
Niamh (aged 8) was on holiday in Devon, she joined us for the night with her mum & made a lovely bird!
Our next meeting is Tuesday 6th September
It’s Poppy making again! This is always a popular evening so please book.
See you there

Next Meeting Wednesday 17th August

We’ll be knitting for victory…… dust off your knitting needles ladies & get knitting for charity!
 
We’ve been approach by The Redoubt Fortress and Military Museum in Eastbourne to join ‘Knit for Victory’…… check out their Facebook page for some fantastic photo’s of the ‘A Stitch In Time Save Lives’ event.
 
 
Click here for the square pattern if you want to make a start….. remember it’s all for charity.
All you need to bring is 
4.00mm needles
Double Knitting yarn…. any colour!
I’ll bring the patterns.
Bring your own project if you don’t wish to join in.
Normal charge of £3.50 will apply…… 20% off for members
Tea & coffee will be provided.
Don’t forget to bring a mug
 
Book either online or email me info@makedoandmend.info….. places going fast!
 
 

August 2011

Yet again we had a fantastic evening & made lots of lovely poppies.

I’m sure we’ve nearly hit our target. Carole from The British Legion was very impressed & I’m waiting to confirm some exciting news….. dust off your 1940’s outfits ladies….. The British Legion & Make, Do and Mend need your help!!!!
Busy bees
As always we had other crafts

I hope you all enjoyed the evening….. look forward to seeing you again on 
Wednesday 17th August
We’ll be knitting for victory…… check back soon for more information or click here for the pattern if you want to make a start….. it’s all for charity.
Don’t worry we’ll be posting the blanket squares later this month……. you can see some great photo’s of their event here
Don’t forget to book either online or email me….. places going fast!