It’s time for another Yarnspirations Stitch-Along! We’ll be making 6 beach bags (3 knit, 3 crochet) with two great hosts, Vickie Howell and Mikey of The Crochet Crowd! Below please find the stitch-along FAQ.
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Beach Bag Stitch-Along
Q: What is it a KAL/CAL?
A: A Knit-Along (KAL) or Crochet-Along (CAL) is simply people knitting or crocheting a project together! In this case, we’re doing 2 beach bags a week (1 knit, 1 crochet) for 3 weeks! You can share your experiences, meet new friends, learn new skills, enter our photo contest and have an amazing beach bag(s) at the end!
Q: How does it work?
A: Starting on Tuesday June 29, we’ll be posting two new videos on our blog ever Monday for three weeks. Each beach bag will have a video.
Q: When does it start and how long does it last?
A: Every Monday for three consecutive weeks (June 29, July 6, July 13)!
Q: Do I need any special skills to participate?
A: From beginners to stitching superstars, anyone who loves to knit or crochet is welcome to participate! Don’t worry if you’re not experienced – we’ll be releasing videos to help you!
Q: Is there a place for me to share photos of my progress?
A: Absolutely! We love to see what you’re making, and sharing photos of your projects and seeing other people’s photos is one of the most fun parts of a KAL/CAL! Share your progress photos with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest. Make sure tag your photos with #yarnspirations so that we can find them!
Q: Do I have to use the yarn specified in the pattern?
A: You can use any yarn you’d like as long as it’s the right gauge, but we recommend using the yarns that the patterns are designed in for best results.
Q: My postal code isn’t being accepted!
A: No worries! If you’re outside of the US or Canada, just type in 00000 and you’ll be good to go!
Q: Can I use different colors than the ones in the pattern?
A: Of course! You’re welcome to get creative and choose your own colors.
Q: How to I enter the photo contest?
A: The details of about the photo contest can be found here.
Q: Where can I get help if I have questions or need help?