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Poppy Playtime ….

Just a short reminder that we will be meeting in Fed Square, cnr Flinders Street and Swanston Street on Monday 9 December for Poppy Playtime from 12.00 midday until 2.00 p.m. or thereabouts.  Join us for oa bit of knit … Continue reading

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The countdown is on now …

Feeling thrilled and incredibly humbled by the response to our little project thus far.  Close to 4,000 poppies for our launch display at Fed Square in time for Remembrance Day … such a mammoth effort by so many people.  Marg … Continue reading

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I am loving the stories coming out of this project … aren’t you?

This comment was posted on the blog from Wendy Fowler in Tasmania and I thought I would share it with you verbatim … “It’s knitting day here in St Marys and our pile of poppies continues to grow. We are … Continue reading

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Poppy Playtime

Good Morning All … just a couple of reminders of poppy playdates for those of you who are able to make it … On Monday 9 September we have Poppy Playtime in Fed Square from midday until 2.00 p.m. or … Continue reading

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A Massive Poppy Haul

Thank you, thank you, thank you all so much … this week so far … a massive haul of 230 poppies …. my little Pub Knit & Stitch group have excelled themselves with a haul of 179 in total last … Continue reading

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Poppy Musings

A week is a long time in poppy land …. I am back with another 40 poppies or more in my hot little hand after a week stitching with a group of women in Hawaii.  I know … it’s a … Continue reading

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Aloha Poppy Makers

Dear fellow poppy makers … just to let you know I have over 700 gorgeous poppies of all persuasions sitting on my pool table right now … I had hoped to have the pool table full by the end of … Continue reading

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Today’s Poppy Haul

I was so excited when the mail arrived today … 4 big parcels … a total of 136 poppies added to the pile on the pool table … taking the total to nearly 690 poppies.  We will make 1000 by … Continue reading

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You are AMAZING !!!

Sorry for the second post in an hour but just had to share that we have passed our first milestone.  535 poppies received to date including our first international delivery from Marie Atkinson in Leeds UK …. amazing effort in … Continue reading

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5000 Poppies : The Story

I have to share this with you all because when I got this gorgeous little envelope in the post earlier this week … it took my breath away.  It’s such a simple statement of what this project is all about … Continue reading

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