Indie Design Gift-A-Long 2017 Is About To Begin!

GAL gift-a-long collage 2017

The 5th annual Indie Design Gift-A-Long is about to begin. If you’re looking for some motivation to get your gift knitting projects done in time for the holiday season, this just might be the event you need. More than 300 independent … Continue reading

Indie Design Gift-A-Long 2016 Is Here!

GAL 2016

The Indie Design Gift-A-Long is underway. What is that, you ask? Let me explain! A group of independent knit and crochet designers, including myself, have gotten together on Ravelry to run an amazing knit- and crochet-a-long event. There are 335 … Continue reading

Friday Follow-Up: Online Knitting Highlights For The Week of November 23

As the Indie Design Gift-A-Long sale draws to a close tonight, the KAL/CALs are busy with knitters and crocheters working on the patterns from participating designers. Some projects are already completed and posted in the FO thread. The GAL runs until … Continue reading

Indie Design Gift-A-Long 2015 Is Here!

The Indie Design Gift-A-Long is underway. What is that, you ask? Let me explain! A group of independent knit and crochet designers, including myself, have gotten together on Ravelry to run an amazing knit- and crochet-a-long event. There are 335 … Continue reading

Friday Follow-Up: Online Knitting Highlights For The Week of November 16

This week I have discovered so many beautiful patterns that I didn’t know about just by browsing through the 335 designers who are taking part in this year’s Indie Design Gift-A-Long. The GAL has begun and 5059 patterns are included … Continue reading

Friday Follow-Up: Online Knitting Highlights For The Week of November 2

Do you enjoy taking part in KALs? A Knit-A-Long is a great way to complete a knitting project because it provides a deadline for completion, help and/or support from others who are knitting along too, and oftentimes there are prizes. Here are … Continue reading