May 16, 2022
Lolo's Summer Sweater Knit-a-Long!
Are you a Maker?
If you would like to donate a prize for our Knit-a-Long, or be considered for our Patreon Channel Featured Maker, fill out this form!
This year we're doing things a little differently!! I want as many of you to join as possible!!!!
We always participate in the Olive Knits 4 Day KAL, but this year with lolodidit - you can knit ANY DK or Worsted Weight sweater you want and still join in all the fun!!
Goal: Knit a DK or Worsted Weight Sweater in 2 months
Cast on is July 1st and the after party will take place in the first week of September!
We do our knit-a-longs in chatroom style! We have SO many people who join in, tons of sweater pros and tons of newbies! It's the perfect way to knit-a-long with people, finish a sweater this summer, learn new things, have tons of resources at your fingertips, a chance to win prizes, and make some new friends!!!
Best part?! It's COMPLETELY FREE to join us!! I only ask that you are a lolodidit customer.
All the details are below! Keep reading!
Sweater Patterns I recommend for this Knit-a-Long
Olive Knits Sailaway, which is this 2022's 4 Day KAL Pattern, Stillwater Cardigan, Beekeeper, Soundtrack, Fireworks, or any sweaters in her book Seamless Sweaters In 2 Weeks.
Andrea Mowry Weekender
Joji Locatelli Simple Summer Sweater, Basic Raglan Pullover
Tellybean Knits Simple Addition
Tin Can Knits The Flax, Love Note
Jared Flood Cobblestone
Morethunder Lady Fingers Sweater
The list of these sweaters was compiled by my sweater loving Patreon Subscribers!!!
How to join our Chatroom Knit-a-Long!
1. Be a current customer.
a. Have purchased a skein of yarn or pattern in the past 3 months.
b. OR - be a Patreon Subscriber
2. Use 100% lolodidit yarn in your project.
PRIZES At the end of the KAL there will be a drawing for a prize or prizes, drawn randomly. There are 2 prize pools! One for people who participate and start making their sweater, and another prize pool for finishers!!
HOW TO JOIN THE KAL You need to download the free app Discord. This is the link: https://discord.gg/VF9sH4bWq5
When you enter Discord you will be in a waiting room. In there you will need to update your nickname to be your First Name and Last Initial, and put your order number of your most recent purchase so we can put you in the group!
Are you already in one of my chatrooms? All you need to do is go the waiting room and tell us what group you'd like to join and your order number for your most recent purchase.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Get Your Yarn!
All 3 of these listings are the exact same. Please read the listing, you're ordering the total number of skeins you need for the whole project all at once. All of the finished size measurements and sample colors use are there too!
The Divine Yak yarn base is on sale in this listing when you purchase a sweater's quantity! The listing is already discounted! If you've never tried this yarn base before, this is a great opportunity!
Huge thank you to all the prize donors!
Please show them some love by supporting their small businesses!
Hanks and Needles
Heritage Arts Co.
Thank you to these amazing makers!! I'm so thankful for their support for this knit-a-long!!