AUGUST MOON

AUGUST is JAPANESE KIMONO MONTH 

My  Dear friend Lin Watson  of Northumberland UK and Montreal hooked this little mat for our calendar challenge ,theme being  "LAUNDRY LINES" . .I am very sorry Lin that my photo of it is so terrible but I left them in MONTREAL and had to take a picture of it from MY WEB SITE . . .
http://www.gohookit.com/gohookit.com/CALENDAR_PROJECT_for_SHELBURNE.html   

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Please go there to see them all in better colour!!!Lin was hooking this mat in the botanical Japanese gardens in MONTREAL . .AND WAS TOLD that august is the month for airing kimonos! . .. so in the light of this AUGUST MOON these kimonos are hanging on the line!

AUGUST has also the highest tides (in the world) and  of the year- here on the BAY OF FUNDY! in  NS