DFW Designers

The First Ever DFW Designers Year-Long Knit Along - Fifteen Patterns!

An amazing opportunity! Imagine wonderful patterns from local knit designers coming to you every month between now and next year’s Crawl — each curated to help you enjoy your new Yarn Crawl stash and to help you create beautiful knitwear for yourself and others.

You’ll also receive in-depth personal profiles of each designer as her pattern is released, so that you’ll grow to know each one like a personal friend and stitching companion. Each designer will be available through her pattern’s Ravelry thread in a special group created just for Collection Subscribers.

Click on the cover image to buy your copy now through Ravelry.com. An incredible value at $50 for the entire collection

Patterns will be sent to Subscribers each month between October 2016 and August 2017.  

Earn points for prizes! Rack up points for casting on, using stash yarn, posting projects to Ravelry and MORE! These prizes will range from handy notions and luscious yarns, up to our grand prize of Dinner with the Designers for the top point earners.

These designs express the heart and essence of fourteen of DFW’s most popular and talented designers! Stay motivated all year, through these Knit-Alongs guided by the designers themselves.

The Knit-Along Schedule:

OctoberPetra Breakstone, fingering weight shawl.

NovemberKristen Mangus, twist between a cowl and a triangle shawl in a bulky weight cotton tape yarn with long color change.  and Michele Harlass and Jennifer Silvey, Tunisian crochet infinity scarf (bonus pattern).

DecemberSusan Wellik, quick-to-knit bulky cowl, and Joanne Pohlman, feminine shawlette written for several weights.

JanuaryJennie Santopietro, versatile hat in two styles and four sizes, DK weight.

FebruaryLaurie Beardsley, signature shawl written for gradient yarn in worsted weight.

MarchJenn Rinella, crescent shawlette featuring German short rows in fingering weight.

April – Karen Robinson, long or short fingering weight cowl with a fascinating story behind it.

MayDiane Piwko, child’s poncho with textured cables in worsted weight, and Alexandra Davidoff, whimsical cup cozy in worsted weight.

JuneAlissa Barton, easy beaded lace pattern scarf in lace weight.

July – Kelli Ladwig, cabled tam in fingering weight with embroidered motif, and Lisa Woof, stash-busting throw pillow written for any weight.

AugustMichele Harlass, dainty lace shrug in DK weight.

All these patterns are beginner- to advanced-beginner patterns, perfect for stress-free stash busting or for searching out the perfect local yarn. Many of these patterns are brand new, never before seen, written especially for this amazing collection.

Click here to buy the Collection now on Ravelry – as they are released, the patterns will be added to your Ravelry Library!

Experience the designers you know and love, the yarns you adore, and the motivation you need to knit your way through the year!