Category: Mish Mash KCAL

March Square Posted – Mish Mash KCAL 2018

PATTERN TESTERS NEEDED

I need pattern testers for the Mish mash squares I will be offering. If you are interested please reply to this post or reply on my ravelry group at https://www.ravelry.com/discuss/crochetjessica/topics/3747468

Why Do I Need Testers?
For the past few years I have been relying on Hev & Grace for testing my patterns. Since they are going to be participating in the KCAL I thought I would ask others to test and let them do the crochet part as it is posted.

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Mish Mash KCAL 2018 February Squares

The knit & crochet square patterns for the Mish mash KCAL are now up! You can get the crochet pattern at: http://crochetjessica.com/crochet-knit-a-longs/mish-mash-2018-kcal/traditional-granny-mishmash-february-2018-crochet-square/ and the knit pattern at: http://tigerwhispers.com/mish-mash-2018-february-square-woodland-stitch/

Mish Mash Crochet & Knit along

Hev and I have come up with a crochet/knit along for 2018! Here is the information:

CAL Host: Jessica http://crochetjessica.com and jessika on Ravelry
KAL Host: Hev http://tigerwhispers.com and Hev on ravelry


Hev will be our knitter and Jessica will be our crocheter. Each month 2 patterns will be released – 1 by Hev & 1 by Jessica. We will start off with easy/basic squares as an introduction to to knitting and crocheting. Each month the squares will get harder in skill. We want those not comfortable with knitting and/or crocheting to build up skill as time goes on. We will post links to YouTube or other places if we feel they are needed. If you need help post a comment on that months post. Your email is required to be able to post a comment but that is only to prove you are an actual person — it’s a spam prevention measure. We will NEVER use your email for anything unless we reply to you personally to your comment.


General Information

Square size: 9 inch
Yarn: Worsted weight
Amount of yarn needed We haven’t figured this out yet. We figure at least one 7oz skein of yarn per color you use. The less colors you use the more yarn you need of the colors you use.
# of colors needed: at least 1 – no more then 5.
Needle/Hooks: Will be decided by each pattern.
Gauge: Will be decided by each pattern.
Pattern file type: PDF downloadable from Ravelry. Possibly on Hev & Jessicas sites.
Size of the finished blanket: It hasn’t been decided yet although we know it will be 36 inches wide and 40 inches long (4 squares wide x 5 squares long).


Social Media Information

Instagram Hashtag: #mishmashkcal2018


Pattern Release Dates

We will be releasing patterns the Monday after the 1st day of each month. So if the 1st falls on a Monday the pattern will be released the following Monday. Here is a schedule of release dates. We do reserve the right not to release on those dates however.
Square 1 – February 5, 2018
Square 2 – March 5, 2018
Square 3 – April 2, 2018
Square 4 – May 7, 2018
Square 5 – June 4, 2018
Square 6 – July 2, 2018
Square 7 – August 6, 2018
Square 8 – September 3, 2018
Square 9 – October 8, 2018
Square 10 – November 5, 2018
Assembly & Border: December 3, 2018


Hev has posted about this too! her post can be found at http://tigerwhispers.com/wp/2018-cal-kal-mish-mash/