It’s that time of the year again! GAL 2022 is ON!

It’s that time of the year again! GAL 2022 is ON!

Summer is aImost hitting the southern hemisphere and as every year I am still surprised and hopelessly unprepared. BUT! I am very excited to annouce that it’s about time to  join the Indie Design Gift-A-Long on Ravelry! From the 22th of November it’s ON! 

I’m very proud to be a participating designer again this year, for the seventh year in a row!

ALL Mumpitz Design patterns are eligible for the GAL 2022

My gift to you is a 25% discount on these patterns when you use the coupon code “giftalong2022” from Nov 22, 2022 at 5:00 pm US EST to Nov 28, 2022 at 11:59pm US EST.

All 20 000!!!!! discounted patterns can be found here! (Follow this linky)

Get ready now and fire up your stash as this year will be the probably bestestest highlight to look forward to in 2022!

My toys have already put on their festive gear to join the celebrations early!

Judy the Elephant knitting pattern by MumpitzDesign

I’m proud to be one of 250 participating designers for the 7th year in a row!

We are prepping for the holidays as only fiber folks can, with special deals from tons of indie designers! This is our 10th annual GAL, and we are super excited to celebrate it all with you! It is hard to believe that we have had a decade of the GAL!

Welcome new members! We are a chatty and enthusiastic bunch – so don’t be overwhelmed by the volume in the chat thread! Just start by reading the information below, and then take a look at the Announcements & Map threadThe Chat thread is super active, but if you prefer things a bit slower we have a Slow Lane Chat thread!.

Sally the Squirrel knitting pattern by Mumpitz Design

What is Gift-A-Long?

It’s a multi-designer promotion to help you kick your holiday gift-making into high gear!

The Indie Design Gift-A-Long is an almost 6 week long KAL/CAL of holiday gifts made from patterns designed by a rather extensive list of independent designers. From November 22nd, 2022 at 5:00 pm US Eastern time zone to December 31, 2022 at midnight US Eastern time zone there will be fun games, contests, and 8 KAL/CALs that will help you get your holiday knitting and crocheting done with companionship and fun! You can read all about the details in this post: click here, or on the FAQ page in our group pages.

Smilla the snail knitting pattern by Mumpitz Design

Please note our new earlier start time this year – 5pm US EST

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: you MUST be a group member to be eligible to win any prizes.

KAL/CALs will run from November 22nd 2022 at 5:00 pm US Eastern time zone to December 31st, 2022 at midnight US Eastern time zone, 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!! (I’ll probably start small with one of these cuties by Natalie Servant!)

Some Important Things:

  • You must be a group member to be eligible to win any prizes.
  • Please use #giftalong2022 and #GAL2022 to tag your social media-ing!
  • Please only share Giftalong projects in the “shared projects” section of the group
  • Please note: Only Moderators and Admins may start threads in this group
  • Please do not post photos or links to patterns by non-Participating Designers anywhere in the group

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