Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Hokie Healing blankets

Knitters of the world, unite to help heal the Hokies!

The Mosaic Yarn Shop in Blacksburg, Virginia, is asking all knitters and crocheters to knit or crochet 8 x 8 sqaures to put into blankets for the victims of the VA Tech killings. For detailed information please visit the Mosaic web page or Got Gauge . In the nutshell:

Knit or crochet 8 x 8 squares (after blocking).
Any yarn. The softer the better. The blankets will hug bodies and souls.
Use Hokie colors: Burnt orange, maroon, black, white.
Send your square by the end of May to

Mosaic Yarn Shop880
University City Blvd.
Blacksburg, Va24060

We'll need about 2,000 squares, so dig into your stash, spread the words to your LYS and knitting groups. We can do it one square at a time.

1 comment:

Gina said...

You are wonderful. Thank you...xoxoxo