Who doesn't need that ONE OF A KIND crochet/knit item to show off at school?? GlamSpun Yarn is that perfect addition to your handmade accessories! Hat, scarf, shawl, mits, socks, or even an accent to a cardigan or pullover!
Don't miss out - GlamSpun Yarn is going FAST!!
Get 30% off ALL GlamSpun Yarn until Friday, August 17!
Use coupon code BTS30 in my GlamSpun Yarn Store!
WIN A FREE SKEIN!!!
Share THIS blog post on every social platform you can & get entered to win A FREE SKEIN of GlamSpun Yarn!! Winner can choose 1(One) skein of GlamSpunYarn of their choice from my inventory for FREE.
- Share this blog post - use #GlamSpunYarn or #Glamour4You
- Copy the URL of the share & paste it in a comment HERE on this blog post.
- All comments received by Sunday August 19th, 2017 midnight EST will be entered to Win.
- Glamour4You has the right to refuse any entry for any reason.
- Winner will be chosen after close of contest by random selection & notified by a reply to their comment on this blog post.
- Winner has 48hrs from time of reply to claim prize or prize will be void.
Here are the DATES & DESIGNERS!! Every day, I will update THIS blog post with the Designer's SALE & a LINK to the Designer!!
Be sure to check back EVER DAY to see what each Designer is offering!!!
**********CONTEST IS OVER**********
Name Suggestion Winner: Anita Mills "Street Graffiti"
1 pattern of choice winners:
- Beth Williamson
- Jessica Sheetz
- Kathryn Garner
- Monica Ballinger
- Tereasa Kitchens
Emails have been sent (11/27/17) to all the winners. Winners have 48hrs to respond to emails to claim prize.
Thank you again for all your support!!! Congratulations to all the winners!!!
You can view ALL of Katy's hand-dyed yarn in her Etsy Shop!
Katy also made other variations of these yarn.
Here are some of the "Ann's Rainbow" Collection: Variegated, Splash, & Sprinkles.
Aren't these just DELICIOUS!!!!!
Now, (excuse me while I wipe my face from drooling...), do you want to see what I decided to make????
This hat is super stretchy & fits like a glove on your head! It is composed of Half Double Crochet, Single Crochet, Slip Stitches, & Short Rows to feel & look like knit stitches, but it is all crochet! It works up fast & only uses 1 skein!! The ridges give great texture & is eye-catching. Available in Adult, Child, & Baby sizes.
Name Contest & Giveaway
Name this Hat!!
Katy & I have decided to give 1 lucky winner the entire pattern kit to make their own hat! No purchase necessary - all you have to do is suggest a Name for this hat!!
- Contest begins Wednesday November 22, 2017 & ends Sunday November 26, 2017 midnight EST.
- Winner will be notified by email used in entry form. Winner has 48hrs to respond.
- Glamour4You has all rights to refuse entry or entrant.
- All Entrants agree to all rules when completing each entry.
Glamour4You will give 5 lucky Entrants 1 pattern of choice from my shop! The MORE entries, the more chances to WIN!!
Also - enjoy 40% off all patterns in Glamour4You's Website Store & Ravelry Shop with coupon code: ShopTilYouDrop40
Please enjoy 10% off all physical items & 50% off all patterns in KT and the Squid's Etsy Shop & 30-70% off in KT and the Squid's Ravelry Shop (the more you add to the cart - the more you save!) No coupon code necessary for discounts in Katy's shops!
*****CONTEST & GIVEAWAY is CLOSED*****
I have released my 100th pattern! WOW!! I am so excited & blown away that I have been able to release 100 patterns! It is all because of YOU! Your support & encouragement has kept me working as hard as I can & I THANK ALL OF YOU!!
Introducing the Glam Magic Cable Bun Hat!
The Glam Magic Cable Bun Hat comes in 3 different sizes: Adult 22", Teen 20", & Child 18".
I used Stylecraft Special DK yarn (#3 weight) & a 4mm hook.
You can view the pattern here:
To celebrate my 100th pattern release, I (and all the amazing sponsors below) will be giving away PRIZES!!
Welcome to the 3rd Annual Sales & Giveaway Event!!!
This year’s event is brought to you by 24 of your favorite designers & one of your favorite yarn companies!
We’ve had so much great feedback about our coupon code, ENABLER, that we’ve decided to keep it for another year!
Shop ‘Til You Drop!
Simply click on all of your favorite designers’ photos below (and new-to-you designers) to be taken directly to their Ravelry shops! Add your MUST HAVE designs to your shopping cart, apply Coupon Code: ENABLER to see what great discounts the designers are offering this year! *Coupon Valid from 11/25/16 thru 11/28/16.
Watch Your Savings Grow!
Try adding 1, 3, 5, 8 or more designs from one designer to your cart and watch your savings grow! Each designer has set up different discounts that grow depending on the size of your purchase.
Our BIG GIVEAWAY!!!!
This year’s prizes include:
(3) Winners will each receive a $40 gift card to their craft store of choice (JoAnns, Michaels or Hobby Lobby)
(2) Winners will each receive their choice of 8 balls of Lion Brand Wool Ease (See below for more details and links to prizes)
(1) Winner will receive a Set of (10) Clover Amour Crochet Hooks from A Crocheted Simplicity
Thank You, Lion Brand Yarns, for sponsoring 2 awesome yarn prizes!
(2) Winners will each receive any 8 balls from the Lion Brand Yarns Wool Ease family! Click on the following to see your options! Wool Ease Worsted, Wool Ease Tonal, Wool Ease Thick & Quick, or Wool Ease Chunky
**Lion Brand Yarns giveaway open to residents of the United States & Canada only.
Click on the Game Graphic below to Enter to Win any of the fabulous prizes!
Winners will be drawn early Tuesday, November 29, 2016. This blog post will be updated with the list of winners and winners will be e-mailed so please make sure to double check your e-mail address.
Let me tell you about the yarn I chose to use for my design.
On to the Name Contest for my summer garment pattern!
My design features an alternating twisty cable on an open lace design. It has a boat-neck neckline & is sleeveless. It can be worn as a cover up over a tank top for an everyday look or layered under a cardigan/jacket for an evening look. The length is customizable & comes in 6 sizes: S 34", M 36", L 38", XL 40", 2X 42", 3X 44".
***CONTEST IS CLOSED!***
Winner: Flash Ragler
Name of Pattern: Ethereal Tank
- Leave a comment below with your name suggestion to enter.
- You may enter as many times as you like with different name suggestions.
- Contest ends Monday May 30th midnight EST
- I will choose the name & contact winner by email used to comment.
- No purchase necessary to enter.
One winner will receive:
The Tribal Typhoon Toque has been released & is causing such a STORM of excitement!!! It is SWIRLING around all over the WORLD causing such a CRAZE!!! The STORM of the Tribal Typhoon Toque is happening EVERYWHERE!!!! You must take cover in the safety of your house (or your favorite crochet spot) and arm yourself with a HOOK & YARN - this will be your BEST PROTECTION from the destruction!!!!
In order to stay SAFE, we must TRACK the PATH of the Tribal Typhoon Toque STORM!! Let's help out our fellow hookers & TELL EVERYONE about this STORM!!
Here is how you keep yourself SAFE:
CASH Prize will be awarded to the TOP Tribal Typhoon Toque storm tracker!!
I will chose 2 winners from all the PICS posted to the Ravelry pattern listing as the TOP Storm Trackers!!
This means the MORE you share the STORM - the MORE CASH you could WIN!!
Please comment below with your email address & I will add you to the board.
-- 1 hat per pic per entry. The same hat cannot be posted for multiple entries. A new hat & new location must be posted for each entry.
-- Winners will be chosen by YOU. I will set up a voting for all the contestants!
-- Winners will be contacted by me (Glamour4You) through their Ravelry project listing & further info will be obtained (Name, email, etc)
-- Winners will have 48hrs to respond to Ravelry message. Failure to respond within 48hrs will result in forfeit of prize.
-- MUST be logged in to Ravelry - if you are not logged in then I do not know who you are & your entry will not count.
-- Contest ENDS Sept 30th, 2015. Cash prize (as described above) will be the percentages of the total sales of the Tribal Typhoon Toque from the release of the pattern through the entire month of Sept 2015.
Track the locations of the STORM below!!! Add your location to see how far the Tribal Typhoon Toque will spread!!!
Click the + button in the upper right corner of the map to add your location & pic!!
Contest is OVER!
I have a brand new pattern release coming soon that needs a name!!!
This v-neck tank has a vintage, lacy stitch pattern combined with modern "x" stitches across the waist & bust to give it a creative complexity, no matter how you look at it. The tank is simple & elegant, vintage & modern, sweet & sexy!
The tank come in 4 sizes: S 34", M 36", L 38", XL 40"
Yarn needed for this tank: Dk #3 weight. I used Stylecraft Special Dk.
Would you like a FREE copy of this pattern once it is released??
What an amazing way to CELEBRATE the art of crochet all month!!
You can Enter Crochetville's Blog Tour HERE - be prepared for some AMAZING Designers, Crocheters, & people that LOVE yarn as much as I do!! Crochetville did a post from 2 different crochet business' EVERY day of the month!!!! What en EXPLOSION of CROCHET!!!
To redeem your Free copy of the Glamour Hippie Hat in CELEBRATION of National Crochet Month: Click on my pic of the hat above, it will take you to my Ravelry listing for the pattern. Add the pattern to your Cart & enter NatCroMo as the coupon code!
You MUST be signed in to your Ravelry account to get the Free copy of the pattern - if you are not, then I will NOT be able to help if there is any problems with the transaction. Coupon code valid March 9-13, 2015 EST
Have you seen The Crochet Awards yet?? I am so honored to have 5 of my designs nominated 3 different categories!!!
Here are the AMAZING panel of judges that scoured millions of crochet pattern designs & chose the amazing designs you can vote for now!! There are some SUPER BIG NAME amazing women judging!!!
These are my designs that have been nominated!!
Best Coat/Jacket Design
Best Shrug/Bolero Design
Best Poncho/Capelet Design
***UPDATE - Contest is OVER.
Winner of my 5 Pack of patterns is: Audrey - Email: MrsKemp.....
Winner has 48 hrs from today (1/20/15) to contact me by email - email@example.com - to claim prize or a new winner will be chosen.
THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH for participating in our 1st Blog Hop of 2015! I have read ALL of your comments below (even if I did not reply to them) & there were SO MANY wonderful suggestions!!! I am really looking forward to 2015!!
I want to start of 2015 with a BANG!!! And what better way to do that with a Blog Hop where you can win some wonderful prizes!!!!
So THIS is why I have teamed up with some amazing designers to have fun with this Blog Hop!! What is a Blog Hop, you ask? All you have to do is HOP on over to the Blog I have linked in my Giveaway (below) & that designer's Blog will have a link to another Blog to Hop over to, and so on!! The BEST part of this - we are offering GIFTS for your continued patronage to our Blogs!!!
These are all the participating Blogs in our Hop:
3 Boys & A Ball of Yarn
Pink Snail Boutique
Simply Collectible Crochet
MNE Crafts - Crochet Patterns & More
Little Luvies Shop
I am so proud & honored to introduce my newest crochet pattern
Pretty in Plaid - Jacket. This jacket has truly been a labor of LOVE!!
The pattern is available for sale in my Store HERE & on Ravelry HERE!!
Now....for what you've all been waiting for....
I have made it to having designed OVER 50 crochet patterns!! What a wonderful accomplishment!! And I would LOVE to celebrate & THANK ALL OF YOU by playing a game & having some AMAZING giveaways!!!
I would also like to introduce my new LOGO - Yarn Goddess Glamour Skull!! She was created with the help of some amazingly talented ladies:
- Christine Drobot from A Shaded Wood Crochet
- TinaDee England from Off The Beaten Path Photography By: TinaDee
- Jessica Stuckey from Kountry Girl Kreations
- Michelle Kovach from The Perfect Knot
- Kristine Nation from Kris's Creative Designs
Now, on to the Celebration!! There are multiple things going on, so please READ THROUGH CAREFULLY so you don't miss out on anything!!
For those of you that don't "know" me, I have been contributing patterns to a newly established eMag: Too Yarn Cute Crochet eMag.
Not only have I fell in LOVE with the eMag, I am also working "behind the scenes" on helping get each Issue published.
This experience is one that I have truly LOVED! I have grown in knowledge, not only in a business stand point, but also in my crochet pattern repertoire! There is so much this adventure has taught me & I am excited to see what is brings in the future!
Here are a couple of pictures from different Issues!
Halloween Issue 2013
fall issue 2013
Are you enticed yet!!!!
You can check out more patterns from the past Issues at www.TooYarnCute.com or there is a tab at the top of my website that will take you directly there.
Each Issue is JAM PACKED with patterns, along with a stitch tutorial, and an article featuring a craft Charity - all of which retails for an average of $90.
But each Issue sells for ONLY $4.99.......I know, right!!! What a DEAL!!
Now for what you've all been waiting for....
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