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T O P I C    R E V I E W Posted - 05/14/2012 : 07:58:56 AM
Greetings, knitters!I've never been part of a Knitalong. What is it?


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marjotse Posted - 05/22/2012 : 1:29:34 PM
I'm involved in the MadMay12 knitalongs right now. They are actually very free-going, there are quite a number of them, some have no particular patterns but more general ones, like sweaters/ projects for wee ones, shawls and so on.... as long as you use a madelinetosh yarn and knit the project during May.... I have finished two sweaters (one for me and one for my little one) and have started on a third one (which I probably won't finish in time....)

So KALs can be specific or not so specific but they can be good fun!

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On Ravelry: Marjotse Posted - 05/20/2012 : 10:48:18 PM
Sounds like a lot of fun, sherrya! I love a good mystery!


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sherrya Posted - 05/20/2012 : 5:11:23 PM
I participated in a Mystery Knit last summer. It was fun to get a set of instructions each week and to see what was emerging - it was a wrap! A couple of my friends did the same mystery knit, so each week it set off a series of phone calls. Posted - 05/20/2012 : 07:03:53 AM
Thanks for the info, robinstephanie! I'll look into it!


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robinstephanie Posted - 05/15/2012 : 7:57:08 PM
Hi, Crafty!

A knitalong is where several knitters all work on the same project at once, and, as I understand it, share feedback and progress. This version of the knitalong sounds interesting to me, if I could find one where something I really want to knit is being made.

Sometimes knitalongs are secret, wherein a company sends those who join the group only a small part of a pattern every week. You don't know what you're making until you're done. That version of the knitalong doesn't interest me very much.


Different is good. ~Matthew Hoover

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