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We have a lavaka (hole) in the ground! The first stage of building the toilets for the unfortunately named ‘Habitat 1’ I’m told it doesn’t sound nearly as bad in … Continue reading

June 22, 2013 · 2 Comments

Want to know what I’ve been up to?

So, I’ve been here for just over two weeks living and working at the children’s home Akany Avoko about an hour north of Antananarivo the capital city. Tana is crowded … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

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Money raised for Madagascar from knitting pattern sales and knitterly type donations

£17.50 Read more about it HERE

No-Sew Bunting for Madagascar Projects (each project represents a little bit of help for the people of Madagascar)

Find the link to the blog post in the patterns index (above the OXKNIT header on this page)

Project count

Crocodile cushion cover

Jayne Cobb hat tea cosy

Xena Wristband

Simple Boot Cuff Knitted in the Round

Really, really easy beginner hand warmer

Easy lace mesh scarf for beginners

Old Shale Cowl

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