SAVE THE DATE:  March 18 - 20, 2016

Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713

  • ·         Nancy Drew Knit Along (all weekend)
  • o   50 yards of worsted or DK yarn
  • o   US6 needles (gauge is not that important for this knit along)
  • o   5 ½” buttons
  • o   18-24” of narrow ribbon
  • o   OPTIONAL: felt & embroidery needle
  • ·         IMP Party (Saturday evening)
  • o   Hosted by Grinning Gargoyle & Mushroom Knits, this Saturday evening party will involve swaps, tutorials, tasty snacks, a COMPLIMENTARY PATTERN, and prizes!
  • o   As many or as few mini skeins (15 g or more) of fingering/sock weight yarn as you’d like to swap!
  • ·         Wine Tasting (Saturday & Sunday afternoons, or purchase the kit)
  • o   US8 or US9 needles (gauge is unimportant, this is a rough estimate of what you need.  I prefer circulars, but straight needles will work, as well.)
  • ·         Beer Tasting (Saturday & Sunday afternoons, or purchase the kit)
  • o   US6 needle (for hat option) or US8/US9 needle (for the cowl option)
  • ·         String Band Performance (Sunday at lunch-we make thing with string, they make music!)
  • ·         Knit WeaRx (Saturday afternoon & Sunday morning)
  • o   Not quite sure what to wear with your favorite knitted pieces?  Visit Knit WeaRx and get a prescription for comfortable fashion from our two experts.  Bring a PHOTO or the PIECE you are puzzled by and we’ll get you set!
  • ·         Photo Booth #MKGKnitIn2015
  • o   We’ll have a photo booth STAFFED WITH PHOTOGRAPHERS some of the time, so be sure to stop by to memorialize your day and weekend with MKG!
  • ·         Cowls on Parade
  • o   How is that Knit In Cowl coming along?  Show it off at our daily lunch time fashion shows narrated by our very own PROFESSIONAL FASHION SHOW HOSTESS WITH THE MOSTESS, Cathy Silver!
  • ·         Cowls on Parade
  • o   How is that Knit In Cowl coming along?  Show it off at our daily lunch time fashion shows narrated by our very own PROFESSIONAL FASHION SHOW HOSTESS WITH THE MOSTESS, Cathy Silver!
  • ·         Lounge Areas & Gathering Spaces
  • o   Alliant Energy Center has seating for hundreds in all sorts of gathering spaces throughout our event area. 
  • o   Prepare to have a wonderful few days with friends, knitting, good coffee, and lots of laughter!  (Café Bistro will offer delicious pastries, soups, sandwiches, and coffee throughout the day)
  • ·         Nancy Drew Knit Along (all weekend)
  • o   50 yards of worsted or DK yarn
  • o   US6 needles (gauge is not that important for this knit along)
  • o   5 ½” buttons
  • o   18-24” of narrow ribbon
  • o   OPTIONAL: felt & embroidery needle
  • ·         IMP Party (Saturday evening)
  • o   Hosted by Grinning Gargoyle & Mushroom Knits, this Saturday evening party will involve swaps, tutorials, tasty snacks, a COMPLIMENTARY PATTERN, and prizes!
  • o   As many or as few mini skeins (15 g or more) of fingering/sock weight yarn as you’d like to swap!
  • ·         Wine Tasting (Saturday & Sunday afternoons, or purchase the kit)
  • o   US8 or US9 needles (gauge is unimportant, this is a rough estimate of what you need.  I prefer circulars, but straight needles will work, as well.)
  • ·         Beer Tasting (Saturday & Sunday afternoons, or purchase the kit)
  • o   US6 needle (for hat option) or US8/US9 needle (for the cowl option)
  • ·         String Band Performance (Sunday at lunch-we make thing with string, they make music!)
  • ·         Knit WeaRx (Saturday afternoon & Sunday morning)
  • o   Not quite sure what to wear with your favorite knitted pieces?  Visit Knit WeaRx and get a prescription for comfortable fashion from our two experts.  Bring a PHOTO or the PIECE you are puzzled by and we’ll get you set!
  • ·         Photo Booth #MKGKnitIn2015
  • o   We’ll have a photo booth STAFFED WITH PHOTOGRAPHERS some of the time, so be sure to stop by to memorialize your day and weekend with MKG!
  • ·         Cowls on Parade
  • o   How is that Knit In Cowl coming along?  Show it off at our daily lunch time fashion shows narrated by our very own PROFESSIONAL FASHION SHOW HOSTESS WITH THE MOSTESS, Cathy Silver!
  • ·         Cowls on Parade
  • o   How is that Knit In Cowl coming along?  Show it off at our daily lunch time fashion shows narrated by our very own PROFESSIONAL FASHION SHOW HOSTESS WITH THE MOSTESS, Cathy Silver!
  • ·         Lounge Areas & Gathering Spaces
  • o   Alliant Energy Center has seating for hundreds in all sorts of gathering spaces throughout our event area. 
  • o   Prepare to have a wonderful few days with friends, knitting, good coffee, and lots of laughter!  (Café Bistro will offer delicious pastries, soups, sandwiches, and coffee throughout the day)
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