My sincere apologies for not 'putting this out there', sooner, as I know many of you like to plan ahead........
JANUARY...Bev.....The longest time
Yarn that we have had 'forever' in a hidden corner 'somewhere'. We may have bought it as a bargain or for a specific project and then for some reason it has either been forgotten or we have lost interest in it.
Neons and Brights combined (or separate) with all those dull greys, browns, dark blues/greens and black.
MARCH....Glo...What's your favourite?
APRIL...Bev....Night At the Circus
The sights, the animals, the acts, the colours of the circus.
Anything that moves, bikes, cars, trains, rocket ships, wagons, helicopters and the like. Colours representative of.
JUNE....Patricia.....The Unforeseen Theme
For those random purchases we make or patterns we feel like trying, just because we want to. One's we end up doing with no intention or by accident.
July....Amy....Go for gold
Olympic inspired squares. Medal colours, rings/ colours and pics, flags/colours of competing countries...anything and everything related to the Olympics.
AUGUST....Rebecca Price...Sweets for My Sweet
There are so many bright colours in Smarties and M&Ms as well as the stripes of seaside rock candy sticks and humbug sweets. The stripes of candy canes at Christmas and of peppermint sweets with their green and white.
Plain Janes (solid colour squares) in paintbox colours, Letters, short words, numbers, appliques depicting short words. e.g. dog, cat, fish, car, sun.
OCTOBER....Gardener's Delight....Susan D.
Let's re-create our KAS garden from 2019 in riotous colour (pjs), flower pics and appliques.
NOVEMBER.....Anne...Put on a Happy Face
Animal faces, people faces, emojis. Musical instruments, notes, colours of instruments or songs with a 'colour' in it.
DECEMBER....Patricia...Better Late than never
Completing squares/blankets that weren't finished during the year, during specific themes. Creating squares from all those leftover 'bits' of yarn/balls/skeins that were started in earlier themes.
Cheers Bev - some super ideas to inspire us all ❤️
Wonderful and inspirational ideas!!
These are great!
Great themes, Bev. - Looking forward to them. I haven’t been able to do any crocheting or sewing since May. I thought I’d wrenched my shoulder when I was helping my Mum which was affecting my arm and hand, but it turned out to be a nerve in my neck which was causing a problem. I’ve been having physio and it’s much better. I’ve been crocheting a couple of rows every day for the past couple of weeks and it’s going well, So I’m thrilled! I’ve been lost without it.
I can only imagine how frustrating this must have been for you, Marion. I get cranky if I've been busy and not been able to knit for a couple of days. Thank goodness they were able to get to the bottom of the problem.
I was only thinking, a week or so ago, (when looking through some of the old postings in the Blanket Room) that I hadn't seen you or your crafting for a while. I had forgotten that you had mentioned some time back that you were suffering with shoulder probs.
Wishing you a Merry Christmas and good health in 2020. xo
Can't wait for the new year to get started on these amazing themes.
Bev, faces are not my thing, but if no one has stepped up yet to do the November theme, I would be glad to take a run at it. Surely if I start now, I can be ready by November.
Oh wow, Anne, really??? That would be GREAT!! Thank you, so much. :))