Sunday, February 15, 2009

Hattie B. Cooper Community Center Fundraiser 2009 (174)

Congratulations! Over $36,000 raised this year!

Preschool Playmates Makes A Difference
Hattie B. Cooper Community Center

last year there were over 200 attendees at the fundraiser
  • $32,000 raised
  • monies this year will fund a new pre-school playground

I'll be knitting and crocheting baby and child-sized hats, slippers, booties, and toys for auction. Items follow.

Help support the cause by helping to fund the materials

Beanie Hat
December 7-8
Pattern Info
size: up to 6 months
from "Natural Knits for Babies and Toddlers"
Designer: Louisa Harding
US 5 and US 7 needle
gauge: 21sts and 29rows = 4"
calls for Cottage Industry Pakucho 100% organic cottan
am using: Lily Sugar n' Cream

Dog Slippers
started December 8
finished December 11
Pattern Info
size: small
from "Crocheted Animal Slippers for Children"
Designer: Sue Penrod
Sheep Toy
started December 11, 2008
finished February 17, 2009
Pattern Info

from "The Knitter's Bible"
Designer: Claire Crompton
US 3 (3.25mm) needle
gauge: 26sts and 32rows in stockinette = 4"
calls 2 colors DK worsted weight
Angel Angora (Mohair) Booties
started February 17
finished February 19
Pattern Info

from "Hollywood Knits"
Designer: Suss Cousins
US 7 needle
gauge: 4.75sts and 6rows in stockinette = 1"
calls for: 100yds, Lorna's Laces Angel Hand-Dyed Angora (70% angora, 30% wool)
am using: Coleccion Boutique, Royal Mohair and Crystal Palace Kid-Merino

2 comments:

ragamuffin said...

(of beanie hat)
Very cute!

nanknitsdog said...

(of beanie hat)
So cute!!! I LOVE it!!