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"Needed:  8” x 8” (20cms x 20cms) Knitted or Crocheted Squares.
Any Design, Any Colour, but Straight Edge please.
Acrylic if possible (or whatever you have in your stash!)

When sending squares could you please enclose:
Your Name
Your e-mail address Dianne Jones

8" KNITTED BLANKET SQUARES
---for Syrian Refugees via L.I.L.Y
for a Crocheted square click here

Number of squares needed for one blanket-- 36 for baby blanket 64 for larger

Size 8 US knitting needles
Scraps of 4 ply worsted weight (10 ply in Europe)

Cast on 32 stitches  (knit 2 rows and measure to see if this is 8" across - if not, add or reduce number of stitches)
Knit each row until square is 8" long.

These squares will be made into warm blankets for Syrian Refugee babies and children in Turkey or Jordan.  Thank you for your help!


Where to mail items:

The address to send knitted and crochet items to is:

Mark the parcels - 'Small packet, knitting for charity, No commercial value' and PLEASE no packages heavier than 4 lbs!!

LILY C/O Dianne Jones
Turkmen Mahlesi
Ünlü Sokak No 10 D 4
Kuşadasi
Aydin
Turkey

For Jordan- they need 8" squares and newborn baby hats

LILY c/o Alaa Mencke, POBox 2842, Jubaiha, Amman, Jordan,11941


Baby Hats for LILY- they need these in Jordan for the Syrian refugees


This is for a newborn baby hat. Hat height =6.5" Length= 10.5"
Size 8 knitting needles
1 oz of worsted weight yarn

Cast on 23 stitches

Knit each row for 72 rows (10.5" rectangle)
Bind off stitches; fold hat in half and whip stitch the side seam. Weave yarn in and out of the stitches at the top and pull to gather top of hat. Weave the yarn inside the top of the hat, and tie the strand together, or weave in and out to secure.




You can also crochet them of course and can find patterns for squares here and hats here.

* © COPYRIGHT: All content is copyrighted to original creators as stated on their patterns. You may provide a direct LINK to the patterns on my pages, but you may NOT post actual full patterns anywhere in any media form. Any items made from patterns © to Beverly Qualheim may be sold, but please make one for charity too.