Crochet For Calais

I’m catching up with blog posts that happened when I was away – here at last is something else I can do for the refugees facing Winter. I saw it first on Coastal Crochet– thank you for bringing it to my attention.

Sewchet

A friend of mine has put out a request to all knitters and crocheters who would like to help the refugees at Calais. She needs 12″ squares made IN A HURRY and sent to her which she will then sew together to make blankets for the refugees. The weather is starting to get cold and blankets will make a huge difference to them.

She is hoping to send the first parcel out with a contact who is going on 28th November and would ideally like the squares by 20th in order to sew them together in time.

If you have a couple of hours to whip up a square, please help.

The squares all need to be 12″ in size, made from acrylic yarn and in any colour or pattern you wish – use up some scraps and help a great cause at the same time.

Here’s one I crocheted…

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2 responses to “Crochet For Calais

  1. What a thoughtful idea!

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