WAH!! Only five-ish weeks to Christmas?!? Are you as surprised and hopelessly unprepared as I am (like… every year anew)?? This year it’s actually worse since we’ll be celebrating Christmas in summer! How weird for someone used to snotty noses and slush for the holiday season.
All the more reason to kick up your knitting a notch and join our huge Indie Design Gift-A-Long on Ravelry! From today, the 26th of November it’s ON! Get ready now and fire up your stash as this year will be HOT! And I’m proud to be a participating designer for the fourth year in a row.
Like last year’s Gift-Along (GAL) (and the 6 before), this year will give you: a huge list of independent designers, 6 weeks of KAL/CALs, tons of patterns at 25% discount and crazy many prizes to win with almost 10000 people worldwide participating! That’s crazy!!
We will help you kick your holiday gift-making into high gear!
Join the Indie Design Giftalong 2019!
During the course of this gift-along I will try to present to you my favourite picks of designers and finished objects! If you feel like you need more gifts and more fun in making them, join us on Ravelry! (It’s free!)
All items made from any of my patterns will be eligible to win prizes after the sales period!
What is the Indie Design Gift-A-Long?
The Indie Design Gift-A-Long is a 6 week long KAL/CAL of holiday gifts made from patterns designed by a rather extensive list of independent designers. From November 26th, 2019 at 8:00 pm US EST to December 2nd at 11:59pm US EST tons of indie designers will be discounting between 10 – 20 of their patterns 25% for this event. Use coupon code: giftalong2019. From November 26th, 2019 at 8:00 pm US EST to December 31, 2019 at midnight US EST there will be fun games, contests, and KAL/CALs that will help you get your holiday knitting and crocheting done with companionship and fun! You can read all about the details on the FAQ page in our group pages.
Once you’ve got your Gift-A-Long patterns, we encourage you to join a relevant KAL/CAL! (For instance, if it is a cowl, please join the Cowls, Scarves, & Other Neck Things KAL/CAL.) To join, simply write a post in the KAL/CAL thread you want to join, including the pattern name you will be knitting and a link to your project page. KAL/CAL participants are eligible for lots of lovely prizes but you’ve got to post to win Please Note: all prize winners must be group members!
KAL/CALs will run from November 26th, 2019 at 8:00 pm US EST to December 31st, 2019 at midnight US EST, plenty of time to knock out all your holiday knitting and crocheting. We have tons of prizes, games, and great conversation, plus a lot of other fun, so pull up a chair and join us!
On your mark…get set…. GIFT!!
Here are some of my private pick for this year, I really hope to be able to finish some of these!!
These seem like a sweet little stocking stuffer suited for a Christmas in summer (well, kind of) Grow your Own by Sarah M Goodwin
Now I’ll dive into the sales bundle and see which treasures I can dig up!
Happy hunting and knitting!