Thursday, February 28, 2013

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Remembering Remy: Prize Edition!!

Tracey and I are so excited to announce the wonderful prizes that we have this year for our Remembering Remy KAL/CAL! We would like to take this opportunity to extend our heartfelt thanks and gratitude to those who have so generously donated to this cause- Thank you!!!

This year, Tracey asked that all prize donations be in gold tones to honor the gold ribbon for pediatric cancer awareness. This is in memory of Remy's cousin  Ty Louis Campbell (10.04.2007 - 10.17.2012), who lost his two year battle with cancer at the tender age of 5.

A skein of yarn in gold tones.
A skein of yarn in gold tones
A skein of “Gnomey Night” in worsted, which has gold in it
 A skein of her amazing gold colorway called Saoirse she dyed up in honor of her friend’s daughter who also passed away from pediatric cancer 
A skein of her awesome yarn in gold colorway, name TBD
A skein of her yarn in a superhero colorway to honor Ty

A set of her Premium Long Blocking wires, which are in a gold color
Faye has generously offered up a sock drawstring bag that is for sale in her shop at the time the winner is chosen, at the winners choice. Her partner Mel is making either one of her amazing wedge bag or box bag as well.
A skein of her gorgeous Brooklyn in worsted
A sock sized project bag
A beautiful braid of fiber in merino silk colorway Honeycomb
Ed has crafted and donating a beautiful spindle with gold beads
2 skeins of Socks That Rock, both in a gold colorway
One of her project bags that will incorporate a gold ribbon
Kellee has again, for the second year, GENEROUSLY provided a coupon code for her store of 15% for anyone that submits (Tracey will provide you with the coupon code as she receives your hat donation)
She’s also donating two skeins of merino sock yarn, dyed up to winner's choice.
 A beautiful skein of yarn (weight and color way TBD).
A bulls eye bump
2pk of gold bent darning needles and the book “Knitting For Peace”.
A pattern gift able through Ravelry up to $7
One small & one large set of gold snag free stitch markers
One skein of " I Could Have Been A Superhero" with gold heels and toes
& a purprle gradient skein.
A small drawstring bag
A project bag
A skein of "Among The Wildflowers" on the Sunshine Base (100% SW Merino/ 490 yds/ light fingering)
sharonv on Ravelry is donating a skein of her hand spun gold colorway yarn.
**Grand Prize**
Thank you to

for donating 1 small set of Chiagoo bamboo interchangeable needles
Bryonybear on Ravelry
Kay has generously offered up one of her amazing hand knitted bears in gold in honor of PEDIATRIC CANCER AWARENESS and the GOLD RIBBON. Her daughter is going to name it.
In order to be eligible to win, you must donate at least 10 hats.  Each additional 10 hats will be another entry.  One winner will be randomly chosen from those eligible.
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