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Holiday Stashdown CAL 2016 Pattern 5: Dew Drop Necklace by Stitches’N’Scraps

Announcing the Holiday Stashdown crochet-a-long 2016! #HolidayStashdownCAL2016Welcome to the giveaway page for the fifth pattern of the 2016 Holiday Stashdown Crochet-A-Long. This pattern is the Dew Drop Necklace by Pia Thadani of Stitches’N’Scraps. In this post, I’ll be introducing you to Pia and sharing the link to the monthly and end-of-CAL giveaway for this pattern, so read on for details! (By the way, if you’re new to the Holiday Stashdown CAL, here’s a description and a full schedule, with regularly updated links to all patterns.)



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About Pia Thadani

Pia is a crochet and knitting designer and all around crafty lady! She learned to crochet and knit from her mom as a child and has also dabbled in cross stitch, embroidery, needlepoint, rug hooking, and scrapbooking.

You can find Pia on Stitches’N’Scraps. Show your support by following Pia on Craftsy | Facebook | Ravelry | Twitter.

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#HolidayStashdownCAL2016 Giveaway!

Dew Drop Necklace, free crochet pattern by Stitches'N'Scraps #HolidayStashdownCAL2016This is the giveaway page for the fifth pattern in the CAL by Stitches’N’Scraps.

  • Get the free Dew Drop Necklace pattern.
  • Find out more about the 2016 Holiday Stashdown CAL here.
  • To enter the monthly giveaway for this pattern, share share a picture of your completed Dew Drop Necklace using the link up below by 11:59 p.m. Eastern on Sunday, June 12, 2016. Your projects shared here by 11:59 p.m. Eastern on Monday, January 9, 2017 will also be entered in the end-of-CAL giveaway.
  • You may share one picture of each project you complete using the Dew Drop Necklace pattern. Each completed project will count as one entry in the giveaway.
  • You are not required to use a link to enter, but if you do, please link directly to the Ravelry project page, Instagram photo, or blog post, not to your main blog or profile. (If you’re new to InLinkz linkups, you can find a tutorial here.)
  • One giveaway winner will be chosen from these entries at random to win the monthly prize. Another will be chosen to win one of the end-of-CAL giveaway prizes.
  • Don’t forget to join the fun in our Facebook and Ravelry groups, too! You can share as many pictures as you like in the groups, but only pictures submitted here will be entered in the giveaways.

Create and Craft


I just entered the #HolidayStashdownCAL2016 #giveaway with my Dew Drop Necklace by @WhichCraft3 #crochetClick To Tweet

Thanks for sharing!

Knitting Love Link Party #9 – May, 2016

Knitting Love Link Party 9 (June, 2016) with Jessie At Home and Underground CrafterJessie and I are adding a new feature to the link party this month – a giveaway! Every project, tip, tutorial, or pattern added to the link party will count as an entry. We will choose one winner at random at the end of the month. Our first prize is something to get you excited about summer knitting…

60 Quick Cotton Knits: The Ultimate Cotton Collection in Ultra Pima from Cascade Yarns, courtesy of Sixth & Spring Books.

Join the Knitting Love Link Party 9 (June, 2016) with Jessie At Home and Underground Crafter for your chance to win 60 Quick Cotton Knits, courtesy of Sixth & Spring BooksSo start linking up for your chance to win! This giveaway is open worldwide, except where prohibited by law.

Welcome to the Knitting Love Link Pary!

Welcome to our 9th Knitting Love Link Party! Every month, the Knitting Love Link Party will open up on the first Thursday at 1:00 a.m. Eastern and close on the last Thursday at 11:55 p.m. Eastern. Share your latest knitting projects, patterns, tutorials, tips, and WIPS, and be sure to stop by and leave comments on other projects, too!

These are the six most clicked posts from last month’s party.

Knitting Love Link Party 9 (June, 2016) with Jessie At Home and Underground CrafterNever Satisfied by Linda’s Crafty Corner: Linda shared her completed cardigan (which fits!) but wasn’t quite satisfied with the final project.

Yarn Logic by Knitting | Work in Progress: Barbara shared her logic for keeping her yarn stash under control when making new purchases.

If You Go Down to the Woods Today by Ginx Craft: Ginny finished her teddy bear pattern and it’s now available for sale on Craftsy, Etsy, LoveKnitting, and Ravelry.

Stack Overflow Cowl by Knitting and so on: Sybil’s free knitting pattern features stacked stitches in two colors.

(Not) Wasting Time by Mary E. Rose/Yarn Diet for Melody’s Makings: Mary’s free knitting pattern for striped socks features an easy-to-memorize stitch pattern.

I Needed A Finished Object by Yarn Diet: Mary shared the inspiration behind her Follow That Stripe! sock pattern, now available for sale on Ravelry.

If you were featured, grab a button to share on your site!

I've been featured on #Knitting Love Link Party with Jessie At Home and Underground Crafter!

Check out all of the projects that have been featured here, plus some of the party favorites on our Knitting Love Link Party Pinterest Board!

  • Link up your latest knitting posts – including works in progress, free patterns, tips and tutorials – and stop by to visit the other pages linked up.
  • Don’t link to shops or giveaways. Feel free to link to a blog post about it if you have a pattern or project for sale.
  • Link to your individual blog post, Instagram picture, or Ravelry project page, not to your main blog or profile.
  • Visit your favorites and leave comments. Next month, we’ll feature the posts that had the most clicks!
  • Have fun and spread the word to your knitting friends!
  • Adding your link to the Knitting Love Link Party grants the hosts permission to share your posts and pictures via social media, on our blogs, and in future link party posts and collages.
  • Links are displayed in random order.
  • Sign up here for a reminder email when the Knitting Love Link Party goes live each month.
Share your latest projects on the #Knitting Love #LinkParty with @Jessie_AtHome and Underground CrafterClick To Tweet


Don’t forget to visit the other knitters who have linked up! We’re looking forward to seeing your creations!



Meet Your Hosts

Marie from Underground Crafter Jessie-At-Home

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Sponsor Spotlight: The Stitchin’ Mommy

Announcing the Holiday Stashdown crochet-a-long 2016! #HolidayStashdownCAL2016In this post, I’m highlighting one of our April giveaway sponsors for the Holiday Stashdown Crochet-a-Long. (If you’re just learning about the CAL now, you can find more details here.)

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This post’s featured sponsor is The Stitchin’ Mommy! Please show your support by following Amy on Craftsy | Etsy | Facebook | G+ | Instagram | Pinterest | Ravelry | Twitter

Sponsor Spotlight: The Stitchin’ Mommy

I’m so happy to have Amy from The Stitchin’ Mommy on board as an April giveaway sponsor for the Holiday Stashdown CAL! Amy is a talented crochet designer and blogger. She is offering one winner their choice of 3 of her crochet patterns.

Here are 6 of my favorite patterns from Amy’s collection.

Roundup: 6 #crochet patterns by The Stitchin' Mommy, curated by Underground Crafter #HolidayStashdownCAL2016Top row, from left to right:

Bottom row, from left to right:

By the way, Amy is also one of the Holiday Stashdown CAL designers. Her pattern will be released on December 12, 2016!

Thank you, The Stitchin’ Mommy, for sponsoring the crochet-a-long.

Which The Stitchin’ Mommy pattern do you like the best?