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I am delighted to host another  KAS monthly and there  is something for everyone in this month's topic,   Whatever your level of skill,  let your imagination run riot with your choice of yarn, stitch, colour, pattern, texture, motif, and design to create squares, beanie hats, hand warmers and toys, 

Here are just a few ideas to get your needles clicking, though members from the southern hemisphere will have their own interpretations of the seasons. Be inspired by the colours of nature, by activities, events, and by food.   Below are some wonderful examples that KAS members have already contributed this year.

SPRING

Green, yellow, white, purple.

Snowdrops, crocuses, daffodils, hyacinths, aubrietia, irises.

Easter eggs, Easter bonnets, chickens, bunnies and lambs, rainbows.

Spring into action in the fresh air,  or Spring clean in the house!   SUMMER

Cottage garden flowers – roses, delphiniums, nasturtiums, cornflowers, sweet peas. poppies in a cornfield – and lots, lots  more.  

Sun, sea, sand, beach balls, swimming, cricket bats, tennis racquets

Salads, ice-cream, lollies, barbecues.

National Events – France (Bastille Day)  USA (Independence Day), UK (Trooping the Colour) - and I am sure many more.AUTUMN/FALL

Gold, russet, bronze, copper, orange, green.

Berries, leaves, pumpkins, apples, Halloween, Bonfire Night   

Football, rugby, hockey

WINTER

Blue & white ice colours, log fires. Christmas colours & motifs, winter sports.

Even if you have only time to make a few items, they will all be welcomed. You will be helping to bring colour. cheerfulness and warmth into the children's lives.

I look forward to seeing your contributions on the Forum.

To view this month's Photo Album, click
http://forum.knit-a-square.com/photo/albums/october-2018-the-seasons

THANK YOU 

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GREAT colour combos, Pam. I hope you will be back crocheting soon, if you aren't already.  :))

Ooooooh Pam, I looked and thought pumpkins, immediately. So nice a color catch for my autumn. 

Summer and Autumn in two diagonal squares.

Good bye Summer, Hello Autumn diagonals!! Lovely, Susan. 

Beautiful seasonal representations Susan !

Two lovelies, Susan.....such pretty yarns.  :))

You captured those seasons perfectly Susan!

Spring Greens (although I confess the dark colour looks decidedly blue in this photograph):

A wonderful blanket, Patricia and so evenly crocheted .  How long has it taken for you to make and sew up,35 complemenary squares? Thank you.  

It's very difficult to judge timings, Susan, because I usually have several things on the go at once and even then find myself breaking off to make something crazy like a Yellow Submarine applique! I try to crochet the plain squares in a long strip where I can to cut down on sewing as much as possible.

It is impressive work, Patricia.  I never thought of crocheting squares in a long strip.  

Indeed, a very impressive work. Thanks, Patricia. 

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