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Winner of Crochet vs. Knitting War Announced and January Craft-Along Launched

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Posted by: Rosi
January 14, 2011, 06:58 PM

Firstly, the winner of the November/December 2010 Knitting and Crocheting Contest has been announced, with the crocheters beating the knitters 189 to 15! You can see some of the entries that were submitted here and view pictures of all of the entries at this link.

Secondly, the January Craft-Along has been launched and will run throughout the year, offering members the chance to earn a grand total of 400 MyLeaky points! In honour of the new year, this Craft-Along is titled "Taking Crafty Resolutions... and Keeping Them!" - this month, make a crafting resolution with the help of a Motivation Concoction and earn MyLeaky points for keeping the resolution throughout the year. Breakdown:

  • 1 MyLeaky point for signing up for a craft-along
  • 1 MyLeaky point for keeping your resolution throughout the month of January
  • 3 MyLeaky points per month for keeping your resolution throughout the months of February and March
  • 5 MyLeaky points per month for keeping your resolution throughout the months of April and May
  • 10 MyLeaky points per month for keeping your resolution throughout the months of June and July
  • 25 MyLeaky points per month for keeping your resolution throughout the months of August and September
  • 50 MyLeaky points per month for keeping your resolution throughout the months of October and November
  • 100 MyLeaky points for keeping your resolution throughout the months of December
  • 100 MyLeaky points for achieving your 2011 resolution (whenever that is during the year)
Find out more on the official Craft-Along page at this link; you can also find the Leaky Lounge thread right here. Happy crafting!

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6 Comments

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609 Points

Congratulations to all the winners!

Posted by A Sluggish Memory on January 14, 2011, 07:17 PM report to moderator
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38 Points

I’m up for the craft-along! Hopefully it’ll give me motivation to actually get something finished.

Posted by Kathryn on January 15, 2011, 05:12 AM report to moderator
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4852 Points

Congratulations to the winners! The entries are great!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on January 15, 2011, 10:28 AM report to moderator
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4215 Points

Congratulations to the crocheters and knitters!

Posted by Butterfly Boy on January 15, 2011, 12:22 PM report to moderator
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1317 Points

Crocheting is so much easier for most people, me included. The entries were just great. Congratulations to all for some very creative pieces.

Posted by hewy on January 15, 2011, 05:21 PM report to moderator
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4208 Points

I am good at cross stitch but oh so slow at knitting and crochet!

Posted by Fresca ROAR on January 15, 2011, 07:25 PM report to moderator
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