Monday, 17 August 2015

Raspberry Ripple, Mochacino, Christmas Morning and Blissful Blue.

Good Morning to you all!

Thanks for visiting our Blog today!

I have some new Sunshine Blankets to show you today. They have been made by Big Blue over on RAVELRY and some of the Ladies in the 'SIBOL' Group. Such pretty Blankets once again and these are going to be donated to a Home near to where Big Blue lives. It's nice that our Blankets can go to Care Homes further afield.  So a Big Thank you to everyone involved!

We have now reached 1100 Sunshine Blankets! 

Raspberry Ripple by Lisa and friends


Raspberry Ripple.

Mochachino by Lisa and friends



Mochacino



Christmas Morning


Blissful Blue

These Sunshine Blankets are superb.
Assembled so well and the Squares are so interesting.

I would like to thank Big Blue for organising her own
little project and to the Ladies who have taken part.
Thank you so much.

Any enquiries please pop over to 

My email is
sueatpigsty@talktalk.net

Thank you

x Sue x 


Saturday, 15 August 2015

Saturday's post.

Good afternoon and welcome!

I am so pleased to be showing you another beautiful Shawl this time it's made by Anne in Edinburgh. In the colours of Pink and White this Shawl is going to make a super Gift for a Resident in one of our Care Homes. A great size and made beautifully thank you so much Anne.

Anne R. Edinburgh thank you!

It's always a pleasure to receive your Shawls and Sunshine Blankets so a Big Thank you to everyone who supports the 'SIBOL' Project.

May I remind you that all Shawls and Blankets must arrive 
at my home by 30th November. This is so I can go out to
the local Care Homes in time for Christmas.

Due to family commitments this year I am unable to accept your Knitted items for Christmas Gifts such as Gloves, Scarves etc.,

I hope you understand.

Thank you Anne and thanks to everyone for visiting the 'SIBOL' Blog.

May I thank everyone who has sent me 60th Birthday wishes this weekend it's very kind of you all!

x Sue x 


Wednesday, 12 August 2015

Wednesday's deliveries.

Good evening to you all!

This morning I received a parcel from Gill K.
Inside were 6 Sunshine Blankets that she has very kindly made and donated for Residents in Care Homes.

All of the Blankets have been made so beautifully. 
Just take a look at them!

Thanks Gill K. 1099. 1098, 1097, 1096, 1095, 1094

 I love decorating them with Ribbon and Gill has very kindly made the Butterflies too which she attaches for me.

Look at this one! 'I love Cats!'

1099 Thanks Gill.


A plain Granny Blanket but nevertheless it will be great for a Gent!

1098 Thanks Gill.


1096 Thanks Gill.

My favourite has to be this one! .........

1097 Thanks Gill.


 Isn't it gorgeous? 

1095 Thanks Gill



Love the colours of this one too!

1094 Thanks Gill.

Gill you have some really pretty Blankets here.
Great designs and I love the colour combinations on all of them.

Thank you so much for donating them to 'SIBOL'.

I have a pile of Sunshine Blankets ready to go upstairs and will be taking them out as soon as I can.
So a Big Thank you!

End of Deliveries for this year will be 
30th November so please no more Blankets after this date.
This will give me time to take them out ready for Christmas.


Thank you for visiting today!

x Sue x 


My Closing Date for receiving Sunshine Blankets and Shawls for this year is
30th  November.
Thank you.

Thursday, 6 August 2015

Shawls arriving today!

Good afternoon to you all!

Thank you for popping in to the 'SIBOL' Blog today.

I am very pleased to be showing you three new beautiful Shawls made and donated by GillyLilly over on RAVELRY. GillyLilly has also made some Crocheted Butterflies which I am very grateful for.

The three Shawls are a perfect size and all pretty designs.

So thank you GillyLilly!

I have four boxes full of Sunshine Blankets and Shawls upstairs which I will be delivering very soon indeed. It's always so lovely to see them ready for the off.  Everyone has been working so hard this year and I am always very grateful to you. So thank you.

Thank you GillyLilly!


x Sue x



Wednesday, 5 August 2015

What's new today?


Good afternoon and welcome!


I am very pleased to be showing you a Sunshine Blanket which has arrived this morning.

Made and donated by a Lady who is 92 years old.

Isn't that amazing!

I love the style of the Blanket.

It's a great size and will be very useful for someone's bed.

It's ideal for single size.

So colourful too.

Thank you so much Louise.

1093 Thank you to Louise (92 years).




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Sunday, 2 August 2015

Inside Crochet, Let's Get Crafting, Simply Crochet, Knit Today, Let's Knit - De-Cluttering today!

Hi everyone!

De-Cluttering magazines!
Full of beautiful patterns to try.
Unfortunately I need the space. 


Inside Crochet - 2014

£2.00 plus £1.50 Second Class Postage  = £3.50

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Simply Crochet Hooked On Handmade 2014.

Two magazines £4.00 Plus Second Class Postage £2.05
= £6.05

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Let's Get Crafting - Knitting and Crochet - 2014

Issue 62 & 63.
£4.00 for the two magazines plus Second Class Postage £1.51
= £5.51

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Knit Today

 Issue 102 September 2014
Issue 101 August 2014 

Two magazines £4.00 Plus £2.05 Second Class Postage
= £6.05

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Let's Knit  

|Issue 83 September 2014
Issue 82 August 2014
Issue 81 July 2014

Three magazines £6.00 Plus Second Class Postage £2.80
= £8.80 

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Crochet World 2010

Magazine £2.00
Plus £1.20 Second Class Postage = £3.20

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Complete Guide to Knitting and Crochet.

£5.00
including Second Class Postage. 

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My mail address is
Sue 
on 
sueatpigsty@talktalk.net

Bank Transfer is great thank you. 




Friday, 31 July 2015

What's new today?

Good afternoon to you all !

Today I have three new Sunshine Blankets to show you. The first made by Sally. This Blanket is going to be given to a Nursing Home near to where Sally lives but in our 'SIBOL' name. That's absolutely fine with me and I'm pleased that our Blankets can go further afield.

1092 - Sally thank you.


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Such a pretty Sunshine Blanket this is really going to cheer someone up!
Thank you Sally.

Next we have two Sunshine Blankets made by Lisa and Ladies of the 'SIBOL' Group.Lisa  is very kindly putting Squares together and donating the Blankets near to where she lives. Once again I'm so pleased that Ladies and Gents in other areas are benefiting from our work.

'Cotton Candy'

1091 - 'Cotton Candy' - Lisa and Ladies.

and 'Claret Jug'

1090 'Claret Jug' - Lisa and Ladies .


The Squares are so interesting aren't they and Lisa has made a great job of putting them together.

We have now reached 1092 Sunshine Blankets!

Thanks to everyone that supports our project.

For all details please follow this LINK
to 'SIBOL CHALLEGES'.