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Old 05-28-2007, 01:31 AM   #11
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Quiltlady, you'll love Knitting for Peace! Ever since I got it, all I want to do is knit for charity.

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Old 05-30-2007, 09:03 AM   #12
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Favorite charity knitting
I also tend to share the yarn love. A few groups I haven't heard mentioned that I donate to are: Care Wear, Warm Woolies, Christmas-At-Sea (Seamen's Church Institute), and Knit Your Bit (through the National World War II Museum).
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Old 06-12-2007, 02:38 PM   #13
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I sent in the charity baby afghan part that I was in so I'm ready for another charity project. I'm going to get my Knit for Peace book out and see which one I'll start.

I was thinking of the Red Scarf project but it really sounds like they have too many coming in. What do you think?? Anyone else involved in that one??
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Old 06-12-2007, 02:58 PM   #14
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This is the charity i knit for.
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Old 06-13-2007, 09:59 PM   #15
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I have knitted for Project Linus in the past. It is one of my favorite knitting charities.

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Old 06-14-2007, 10:41 PM   #16
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Two more:

The Rectangle Project:

And one that's a Yahoo group: Camp Square Crew. We're knitting squares to be made into afghans for the Victory Junction Gang Camp. ( for more about the camp) I actually had a LYS owner give me a 10% discount on the yarn I bought today b/c I was using it for this!
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Old 06-23-2007, 02:07 AM   #17
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Pretty sure the next challenge will be little kids socks and sweaters/vests.
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Old 08-17-2007, 10:02 PM   #18
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I just purchased the "Knitting For Pece" book today. It is great. Enjoy!

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I just ordered the "Knitting for Peace" book from Amazon. Can't wait to get it. I've been busy knitting for my gd but I know that eventually I'll run out of "babies" to knit for. So doing charity knitting will be a blessing for all concerned...even me.

I got the book today and was that fast!!! Its a wonderful book. Full of how the charities got started and some heart warming stores and nice patterns that are suggested to use. I can't wait to get busy.
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