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Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday's Peek of Upcoming September KAL's

Here's a preview of some upcoming KALs in September-

Starts Sept. 1st

"MKAL cowl. Join in the colorwork fun! Explore four different types of colorwork: patterned, striped, checked, and lace."

Starts Sept. 1st

"Color changing bias shawl (recommended yarn Wolle’s). It features a lace motif beginning at the tip and growing and changing as the shawl grows, along with beads, if you like!" MKAL chat thread 

Counter Current

Starts Sept 1st

 "A triangular shawl knit modularly in garter stitch using a set of 6 colors of gradient yarn." 

“Early In the Seasons KAL”

"Knit any or all 4 of Heather’s newest shawls from the “Early in the Seasons” Collection. Have lots of fun & enjoy the support of the designer herself, Heather Anderson. Win WIP & FO raffle prizes, too!" Heather Anderson Designs Group 

Designs by Melanie Berg 

 On the Spice MarketThe Joker and the ThiefSolaris and January Skies by Melanie Berg 

 KAL for any of the four patterns listed above. No requirement to finish by the end date and no specific yarn requirements. WIPs are welcome. 
 September 19 and ending October 23 

 Marigold’s Loft 

  Come and join in the Sock-along knitting fun. You can join me in knitting the pattern stated above, or feel free to knit along on your own choice of pattern. Double-dipping welcome. 
Prizes: There are prizes up for grabs too :) 
 1st September - 1 October 
Price: Free

Debate Socks by Maria Zilakou 

 pattern page link 

 A pair of socks with an easy, yet elegant, eyelet motif that you’ll be able to knit quickly and wear very frequently.  

 September 15, 2016  - September 30, 2016.  

EarlyBird Price (until September 12, 2016) 

 Butterfly Dream Catcher MKAL 

 A crescent shaped shawl worked from the bottom up, with short rows; pattern is worked on the both the wrong and right sides; includes charts and written directions; beaded option; several sizes; Kits available for purchase (optional) 
1st Clue: September 29th 
2nd Clue: October 6th 
3rd Clue: October 13th 
4th Clue: October 20th 
5th Clue: October 27th 
6th Clue: November 3rd 

Some Ongoing KALs you can still join

And more Free Hat Patterns- Free Pattern Thursday- Hat Patterns Galore!

In this KAL you knit as many hats as you can before October 1st and each one makes you eligible for a prize.   More hat patterns-  Friday Fantasy Knits- Hats To Knit.

"IMPROV is a basic pattern — and full tutorial — for a seamless top-down sweater.
  AUGUST 15th, we’re kicking off the Fringe and Friends Knitalong 2016, which is a Top-Down Knitalong, with fun, friends and prizes." Improv: Basic pattern for a top-down seamless sweater

For a more complete list of KALs check out kal fanatics.

Join a KAL to learn, to be inspired and meet new friends!



  1. I want to do a KAL but I feel like maybe winter is the time!!! The Against all knots cat is amazing

    1. Winter is a lovely time to knit with your favorite hot beverage by your side. Check out KAL Fanatics (link above) in Ravelry when you're getting ready, a few weeks before so you can get your supplies. They're have a continual choice of so amazing KALs to choose from! Happy knitting.