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medstudentknitter
« on: December 13, 2006 08:11:43 PM »

Whew! I've just finished wrapping up a fundraiser I've done at my school. I called it "share the warmth" and I got 13 of my fellow medical students to knit along with me (I held workshops). Then we raffled off the hats (30 of them in the end!). Proceeds will go to help families in need afford heat in their homes this winter. It's been a blast to do and I've been churning out hats for 2 months now. Here are individual pictures of the hats that I made.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/97731974@N00/sets/72157594406352318/show/
happy holidays! Stay Warm!


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PrincessJazz
« Reply #1 on: December 13, 2006 08:40:08 PM »

Those are very nice hats and a great idea!  Good for you!

Jazz
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Knotty
« Reply #2 on: December 13, 2006 09:01:11 PM »

Kudos to you for doing something so kind during a season when we are supposed to be at our kindest!!  The hats look great and I am sure they will be greatly appreciated!
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trinabrielle
« Reply #3 on: December 13, 2006 09:07:03 PM »

Those are great! I'm so impressed that you and your friends were able to knit so many hats during the holidays and what was probably the time leading up to finals. Smiley
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CraftyDiversions
« Reply #4 on: December 13, 2006 10:50:51 PM »

Great work!  I hope you do really well and get even more donations at the raffle for famlies in need.   
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binkin
« Reply #5 on: December 14, 2006 08:12:17 AM »

Nice hats and wonderful idea!  Good job  Grin
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