WOW – Over 350 Entries! #howweknit has certainly been and exciting way to see how WE all knit, the differences and similarities have been striking. How many of you found someone else that knits like you? I know I did! Thanks to you all for joining us and Congratulations to our two winners:
theiders who posted: Lake Tahoe WEBS contest #howweknit
We’d LOVE to join you on the shores of Lake Tahoe! Have fun knitting your Centuria Tam.
and knitcrazykate who posted: This is how I knit @websyarn It looks excruciatingly slow and you can here my kids playing in the background. #howweknit
We’re bet your kids will make all kinds of noise when they find out you won!
We hope you enjoy knitting your Nikiya Cowl. /a>
Over the course of the next week we’re asking you to show us how you knit! Post an image or short video of yourself knitting to Instagram. You’ll be entered to win some great prizes, and it’s easy to participate!
Take a picture or short video of yourself knitting, be sure to include the hashtag #howweknit and don’t forget to tag @websyarn Upload that file to Instagram between 12:00am(midnight) on August 17 and 11:59pm EDT on August 24th to be entered.
Throughout the week we’ll show you more of how we knit and and other special peeks behind the scenes at WEBS, so be sure to follow @websyarn on Instagram, but for now you can enjoy a look at how we knit.
On August 25th, we’ll post the two winners here on our blog. Each winner will receive a limited edition Della Q bag stuffed with a full project kit for either the Nikiya Cowl or the Centuria Tam.
If you’re not yet on Instagram but want to join in simply download the app (it’s FREE!) to your smartphone, a few easy steps later and you’ll have your account all set-up!
Please Note: If your Instagram account is set as Private we won’t be able to find your post when we’re ready to pull the winner.
This week Kathy talks with our Retail Store Manager, Leslie Ann Bestor, about more of the great products coming up during our 40th anniversary year. If you’re a weaver be sure to check out our weaving contest!
They also discuss our year of Guest Weaver Drafts. First up is the Escher Scarf designed by our founder, Barbara Elkins.
We’re STILL collecting Hats for Halos of Hope. Our thanks to everyone that has already sent in hats, keep ‘em coming! You can now make a donation in lieu of hats and help out as well! Each $5.00 contribution counts as 1 hat in our total. Donations can be made here.
Attn: TEAM RSK!
6 Industrial Pkwy.
Easthampton, MA 01027
If you’re posting about your progress on Facebook or Twitter please use #PodcastThrowdown. And please join the Podcasters Throwdown Group on Ravelry and show your support in the Team RSK thread! If you’ve sent in hats let us know who you are.