Friday, August 6, 2010

Woohooo!!

I am so excited that I can finally announce part of the super secret project that I've been furiously working on for the past 4 weeks (yes, you read that correctly...4 weeks to whip this together!).

I am going to Stitches Midwest because......

Stitches

I am so excited to be part of Kollage Yarns' design team for Stitches Midwest and for the release of my new pattern Bellingrath, a sock AND shawlette design out of Sock-a-licious! I'll be at their booth in the market Saturday signing my pattern (crazy! crazy!)!

Other exciting news....our contest winners for my Uncle Frank sock pattern are:

Sherry

LittleBird from SurreptitiousNester

MelissaB

Victoria from Knotes From a Knit Wit

KatherineR

Please send me your email so that I can send you the pattern. You can email me at irishgirlieknits AT gmail DOT com Congratulations!

Are any of you planning to go to Stitches Midwest? Let me know because I'd love to see you!

Happy Weekend!!

xoxo Irishgirlieknits

29 comments:

gMarie said...

Oh how exciting! I so wish I could be there. I can only imagine how fabulous these patterns are - I know the yarn is incredible. g

Bubblesknits said...

Neat! When will the new pattern be released?

Scrabblequeen said...

Wow! You're really hitting the big-time! You can visit with Heatherly, she'll be there with Intwined Studios. :-)

The Big Burbs said...

Wow, congratulations Carrie!!! I will look for your new patterns!

Tece said...

That is awesome news, Carrie! You have been working hard and it is really paying off...have a great time!!

Bezzie said...

Too cool!!! Congrats!

knittingknirvana said...

Oh my goodness!!! How exciting!!! :)

Kelly-ann said...

Hi Carrie...I am planning to go to Stitches Midwest since I live about 15 minutes away. That is super exciting for you - hope to see you there and say "hi".

Kelly-ann (on ravelry)

Susan F said...

Congrats Carrie! I will be at Stitches Midwest and will have to stop by to get a signed copy of your new pattern!

I am hoping to get a pair of Cotty socks in Squoosh MCN cast on for knitting that day.

sam said...

Yay you! Congrats! I wish I could be there.

Zonda said...

CONGRATULATIONS!!!! I am so happy for you! Sure wished I could go :( Can't wait to see the pattern!

Maria said...

Holy moley, rocky! Your name is on the same page as Kathy Zimmermans. Wow! Congratulations.

KatherineR said...

Wow! I won. I'll send you my email address.

And yes you just "friended" me on Ravelry. Thanks!

Caffeine Girl said...

Congratulations! You are going to have such an awesome time! Wish I could be there to say hi!

dianne said...

That's exciting news! Congrats and enjoy!!!!

mhardersen said...

Wahoo! I will get to meet you! I am SO SUPER EXCITED!!! YAY!!!!!!!!!!!

Laura said...

Congratulations!! What an accomplishment. =)

peaknits said...

o.m.g. - I am so proud for you - that is awesome. I am only about 2.5 hours from stitches midwest, I just said yesterday I wasn't going, and then you say this?:) I need to repriortize!

Christina said...

Congratulations!!!! I wish I could go, but I live in Maryland and will be on the eastern shore for vacation with the family. It looks like I may be going to Rhinebeck. Any chance you will be there? When will those of us get a look and purchase your new pattern?

Sherry said...

Congratulations!!!

I just ordered sockalicious yarn and some of their square dpns a few days ago. Now I am going to save it for your new pattern woohoo!!

And If I am the sherry that won its dizzeeduk@wowway.com

Rani said...

What an honor! And well deserved. Take loads of photos for those of us who can't attend!!!

Knitting Kris said...

Congratulations! What an honor for you.....and totally deserved! I am so glad that you were selected. Your patterns just keep getting better!

Amanda said...

AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!
Look at YOU! You're FAY-MOUS!!!
Congrats!

Linda said...

Woohoo!! That's so exciting--good for you! Have a great time and enjoy every minute :)

Nell said...

Congrats!!! That's great!

susan moraca said...

We are so excited to have you with us. It's going to be so much fun.

Kim said...

you rock! And you deserve it. I credit you with encouraging me to try harder patterns. i'd love a copy of the pattern. Well done.

weezalana said...

How exciting!!! Congratulations!!!

Neuroknitter said...

How exciting!!! Congratulations, Carrie! Wonderful news!!

I hope you have a grand time!!

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