Don’t forget to check for the final part of the Dragon Rose Wrap CAL in your Ravelry library! And then be sure that you are sharing and sharing and sharing your PHOTOS in our group and our photo album. We want to see all of your lovely work….. and for those that are brave enough….. we wouldn’t mind seeing YOU (wearing the beautiful wrap you created!!!!)
Parts 4 AND 5 are waiting in your Ravelry updates. Leaving just ONE MORE PART!!! Don’t forget to check back Saturday, October 24th!!!
****Half way already! Who would have thought we could already be so far into this CAL? Part 3 is waiting in your Ravelry updates. Of course if you are just finding this amazing CAL, you can scroll down and find the PREAMBLE and all of the links you will need to spend this weekend catching up!!!!
This lovely teal colored shawl is the first one Melanie created, for her sister in New Zealand.
And who can pass up the chance to have a look at more tester photos??? Seeing all of the different color combinations is always one of my favorite parts!!!! Be sure to share your progress photos and color choices in our Facebook Group.
****Make sure that you check your Ravelry library because Part 2 has been released, and you don’t want to miss crocheting this weekend!!!!
I can’t wait to see what colors you have chosen!
HAPPY CROCHETING! ❤️❤️❤️
RELEASE DATES AND IMPORTANT INFO:
Dragon Rose Wrap:
- PREAMBLE: Wednesday, September 23
First, let’s talk about release dates. Today, Wednesday, Sept 23rd, is the announcement of the CAL and the day the PREABMLE will be available. Then the CAL begins on Wednesday, October 7th. There will be 2 parts released each week with the final part being released Saturday, October 24th. You will find the PREAMBLE here and a listing of release dates directly below.
- Part 1: Wednesday, October 7
- Part 2: Saturday, October 10
- Part 3: Wednesday, October 14
- Part 4: Saturday, October 17
- Part 5: Wednesday, October 21
- Part 6: Saturday, October 24
The PREAMBLE will include all materials used, 4 colorway suggestions, links to purchase those and a link for an alternate cotton yarn too. Additionally, you’ll find information regarding tension, gauge and the finished size as well as pattern notes, tips and tricks, and a full list of abbreviations and stitches used.
The pattern can be found here. It will be available for 50% off during the CAL, then will go to full price after the CAL concludes on October 24th.
MORE ABOUT THE DESIGNER
Melanie Grobler is a wife, mother of 4, self proclaimed yarn snob and chocolate addict, a crochet designer but most importantly a very sweet, caring, easy to talk to and even easier to work with person! She hasn’t been crocheting long, but boy does she have some amazing patterns to crochet! Just take a look at her Ravelry store!!! When she designs a pattern she likes them to be easy to read. She includes tips and tricks as well as clear pictures so that even a brand new crocheter can make her designs! If you ever have any questions, she’s never far away. You can find her on her website, her Facebook Group MandMCrochet Designs, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter and YouTube! And you can read more about Melanie right HERE. Please join her Facebook group, subscribe to her YouTube channel and follow her on Instagram so you don’t miss a thing!
EXAMPLES OF THE DRAGON ROSE SHAWL
I cannot WAIT for this CAL to start! Start thinking about colors. I know I am! October 7th is coming sooner than you think! I can’t wait to see your color selections. Be sure to share them in the CAL – Crochet A Long Facebook Group!
Please add a picture of your completed Dragon Rose Wrap to our photo album – HERE!
See you back here in a few weeks for Part 1!