SIBOL BUTTERFLIES.

Butterflies are always needed for decorating our Sunshine Blankets and Shawls for the Elderly.
If you are interested in making any please follow the Link to Netties Blog in Australia. Thank you.




It is so important that email addresses and names are enclosed with your donations of Sunshine Blankets, Shawls and Butterflies please. Thank you!


'Crochet keeps our hands busy so our minds can rest. It is a gift to help quiet the world around us, if even for a moment. To create -- and think of those we create for --is a quiet prayer of hope, love and dreams all wrapped up in a hook, a book and a ball of yarn. Author Anonymous. Thanks Cynthia.
I NO LONGER ACCEPT KNITTED OR CROCHETED SQUARES. I DO HOWEVER ACCEPT MADE UP BLANKETS FOR THE ELDERLY IN CARE HOMES. I'D BE VERY HAPPY TO RECEIVE YOURS! THANK YOU! 'SIBOL' is a charitable outlet for your Crocheting and Knitting Skills why not join us? Together we are 'Sending a ray of Sunshine into the Lives of the Elderly.' All enquiries please contact Sue on sueatpigsty@talktalk.net Thank you!

Deadline Date

Please Note

As Christmas is approaching could you please try and get Sunshine Blankets, Shawls and Christmas Gifts for the Elderly sent to me by the end of November please.

Thank you

Friday, 27 May 2011

Squares from the UK and The Netherlands. 'Make me a Flag Olympic Challenge!'.

Hi Everyone!

Boy, am I pleased Blogger is back. Let's hope it stays 'back' now! I do hate it when I can't get round my favorite blogs.....

I hope you are okay, thanks for visiting SIBOL today.

I would like to show you some Squares that have come in from Jean Nock. Jean your Squares are once again beautiful. There are two Knitted Squares amongst the ones which she sent and they are just lovely. I think the one will be perfect for 'Grow me a Garden' Challenge.

Gorgeous Knitted Squares! I think a 'Grow me a Garden one! bonsall what do you think?

Such a fantastic variety of Squares, and beautiful colours, thank you so much. I love them all.  I've made you a Slide Show I hope you enjoy looking at your Squares.







Created with flickr slideshow from softsea.


I am at present working on a Blue and pink Blanket and then I am going to start the Spring or Farmyard Challenge blankets. I can't wait.

Can I remind you if you are visiting from another Country apart from the UK. We are going to make a special 'Olympic Blanket for 2012' and I am starting to collect Squares for this particular Challenge, although it is a long way off.  I would like to get as many different Flags in the Blanket  as I can. So if you have Friends on blogs, or you would like to make one yourself I would be delighted to receive them Knitted or Crocheted.  6" Squares (15cms x 15cms).  Of course their own Country has to be taking part in the Games.

Sue - sueatpigsty@talktalk.net for my address.

Please spread the word around about my special Challenge, ' the more the merrier!  Why not write a post on your blog! Our special Challenge is on our SIBOL CHALLENGE web site.

I'm pleased our SIBOL Swap is now under way, and I hope the Ladies have some fun this month, swapping their Squares and small Gifts.  Why not put your name down for next month?  Over on Ravelry.

I think that's all for now Ladies, thanks so much for visiting me today!
Have a good weekend, it's Bank Holiday here 'again'. So a nice long weekend!

x Sue x


SATURDAY UP-DATE.

I'm popping in to show you some gorgeous Squares that have arrived from the Netherlands. Thank you so much Hieke!  It's really lovely of you to send so many Squares for SIBOL.

Hieke has been very busy with our SIBOL Challenges!  First I would like to show you some Squares that she sent for our 'Cupcake Challenge.'  If you are new to SIBOL, our Challenges are over on a seperate blog. 'SIBOL CHALLENGES'.

hieke (Netherlands) Your Squares arrived today! Thank You!

Aren't they just lovely? Pretty colours too. Hieke also made Squares for 'Winter Wonderland', 'Textured', 'Two of a Kind',  and 'Grow me a Garden'.  I have put together a Slide Show for you Hieke, sit back and enjoy and thank you so much! I love all of your Squares!



Created with flickr slideshow from softsea.


Welll I'm off now, I want to try and get the border finished on a Pink and Blue Blanket I'm doing.

Bye for now

x Sue x

1 comment:

  1. Hi Sue, how are you? I hope well. Looking tejidos squares and send you and observing the blanquet you have in the header of the blog, I realized that so that they can assemble the pieces to weave and embroider you have to get around and more fill me with wonder, recognizing, Sue is a great job that you make, so I end up amazing, more and understanding your labor of love! God bless you! Rose Marie

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