Sunday, May 22, 2011


So, despite not having many followers, it feels like when you run a blog dedicated to a particular thing, you should have a giveaway. I've been wanting to do this for a while, and now that I am planning to blog regularly, there couldn't be a better time than now to give away lots of good stuff! So, I give to you, my first giveaway:

You could win the following:
1. Stitch Nation full o' sheep in Little Lamb [155 yards of peruvian wool]
2. Bernat Mocasic in Spectrum [209 yards]
3. Desiderata Farm Alpacas wool [50% alpaca, 50% merino. 3 ply, 110 yards] MADE IN NEWFOUNDLAND.
4. Briggs and Little Tuffy in Ecru. [215 yards] made in New Brunswick, Canada!
5. Briggs and Little Tuffy in Forest Green [215 yards] *pre balled*
6. a handmade faux baby cable hat in cranberry red + ivory

Not Pictured:
7. your choice between either one Hiya Hiya circular needle or the price equivalent in Hiya hiya crochet hooks, depending on your craft of choice. [ the needles are more expensive, so you'll probably get a few hooks]
8. I realize a lot of this happens to be white yarn, so i will include the following for your dyeing pleasure:
- a few packets of koolaid
- your choice in color of TWO[2] Knitpicks Jacquard Acid Yarn Dyes

1. Leave a comment, and please include a valid email so I can contact you if you are the winner.
2. Also include what color Jacquard dyes you'd like to recieve if you were the winner. :)
3. You MUST be following this blog to win. (not my tumblr)
4. If you have found this via tumblr and are uncomfortable providing an email in your comment, leave your tumblr name instead. Do not change your username, if I can't find you, i will choose a new person.

Winners will be randomly chosen with the help of, on June 19, 2011. This giveaway is international.       Happy knitting/crocheting/spinning/dyeing, and good luck!

ps. Follow the jump to check out some close ups on the goodies.

Debbie Bliss Stitch Nation in Little Lamb.

Bernat Mosaic in Spectrum

Briggs and Little Tuffy in Ecru.
Desiderata Farm Alpacas Yarn

 Briggs and Little Tuffy in Forest Green

 Handmade Faux Baby Cable Hat.


  1. ooh I hope I win! I'm oingoboingo at tumblr <3


    grrrrl now i feel like I should do a giveaway on tumblr or something.
    idk what i'd give away, but you know

  3. yayyyyyyy :)
    the mosaic one is so pretty!

  4. yarn boner, Cind.

  5. ahh this is so cool!

    therearevoicesinmyhead on tumblr :)

  6. awesome!

    if i did win, i would like circs instead of hooks, and i don't care what colour to dye stuff with, just not pink :D

    i am misslissalindsey on tumblr :)

  7. love this!

    we are riotprrl on tumblr or

    if we won, we'd love some bright colored dye, maybe red and purple, to dress up parking meters!

  8. tumblr: cupcakekiss

    Gun Metal and anytime of Purple would be awesome if I won!

  9. Yarngasm!

    Tumblr: xcupidxstuntx

    Spruce and Gun Metal are gorgeous 8D.

  10. What awesome loot!

    My email is

    If I won, I'd definitely want the needles and the Emerald and Lilac dyes.


  11. Fun!
    I'm Hamncheezr on Tumblr and if I win I'm good with any color dye, I'm easy to please. ;-)

    Totally going to stalk other people who've entered to find more knitters to follow on tumblr LOL.

  12. so cuteee(:
    email- litabush at hotmail dot com
    if i won i would like..the chartreuse and gold ochre dyes, and the needles.

  13. Awesome stuff!

    My e-mail is steph.morgan at
    If I were to win I'd like the circular needle and you can choose two dyes that you like, I'm not picky at all!


  14. This is so cool!

    If I won, I would want the circular needles and whatever color dyes :)


  15. epitt87 [at] gmail [dot] com, whatever colours you think would look prettiest together!
    That hat is so cute by the way <3

  16. Hi Cindy
    Thanksssss for this giveaway, I like it!

    If I won, If you can,I'd want one of these size of crochet hook: 4mm or 4.5 mm or 5mm or 5,5mm or 6mm or 6,5mm, only one of them. I've never tried it before, I think it's useful for making crochet bags
    I like dark ecru yarn or black yarn

    Thank you!
    Salma (

  17. call-me-genderblind on tumblr
    The cable hat looks awesome :D If I win I would like to wear that hat

  18. Very impressive prize pack! I'd want the circs and pink & red dye :)

  19. Thanks so much for this! I would want the circular needles and the dyes in teal and vermillion.

    My tumblr is

  20. tumblr:

    jacquard colors: purple + silver grey

  21. So lovely yarns! You are so generus!
    sophia.komninou at

    I would choose the needles!
    colors of my choice: Sapphire Blue and Burgundy.

  22. Hello Cindy, How are you?
    I hope everything is OK around you

    Did you choose the winners?
    Salma (