Monday, 13 April 2009

Mother's stockpile!

I can't show off any of my stitching at the moment although I am itching to do so. Its for an exchange and a snap here would hardly be fair at this point. So instead here's a blog with a difference.
Every year my Mother knits cardigans and sweaters for small children and takes the stockpile to the local Hospice Shop where they decorate their window and sell them for a good price. Isn't that a pleasurable way to make a donation!! The cut off point is usually Easter so this time the colourful jumble looks like this. My favourite didn't photgraph well but I'm sure most children would feel cheerful and warm in this rainbow!


  1. OH these are so adorable!!

  2. Wow! Your mom's needles sure do fly!!! That is so wonderful that your mother donates so many lovely sweaters!!!

  3. What a wonderful thing for your mom to do! They are lovely sweaters!

  4. What fantastic little jerseys and such kind thoughts to go with them. Made with love everyone of them I bet.

    LOVE your green chicky too. In fact I am a bit fond of these chickys!