The Woolly Good Gathering

A project in Edinburgh, UK by Alyson Chu

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A new Edinburgh festival for knitters, crocheters and yarn lovers
Backers: 326
Average Pledge Per Backer: £71

Funded: £23,076 of £12,000
Dates: Dec 7th -> Jan 31st (56 days)
Project By: Alyson Chu
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Latest News

Thank you for getting us to our final Stretch Goal #4!

January 14th - via:
Incredible - with 17 days to go, we have surpassed our fourth stretch goal! We are so thankful for pledges large and small which have got us here. This last stretch goal secures really generous travel grant funding for all BIPOC vendors, tutors and... (Read More)

Thank you for getting us to Stretch Goal #3!

January 4th - via:
All at Woolly Good wish you a Happy New Year - we hope to meet many of you in 2024.   We are delighted to have met our third stretch goal over the last few days - thank you so much for those who have pledged to the Kickstarter over the holiday... (Read More)

We're a Creative Scotland Forward Fund recipient!

December 21st - via:
We are so delighted to have been successful in receiving a fantastic boost for our Kickstarter through the Creative Scotland Forward Fund. In our application, we emphasised our commitment to collaboration in the yarn community in Edinburgh and... (Read More)

We're on a roll, that's stretch goal #2 reached ✅

December 15th - via:
OK, folks, it's day 8 and we have Stretch Goal No. 2! We are bowled over by the support the yarny community is demonstrating for The Woolly Good Gathering and our ethos of a small, community focused, collaborative and cooperative approach. Meeting... (Read More)

Stretch goal #1? Tick!

December 14th - via:
Well, you are keeping us on our toes! We could hardly imagine that our Week One update would be celebrating meeting our FIRST stretch goal target and being well on the way to our SECOND! Thank you so much to generous backers who keep pledging to... (Read More)

Wow, wow, wow, we did it!

December 10th - via:
Initial goal unlocked! We are so grateful! How extraordinary to reach our main target in the first weekend of our Kickstarter! Every pledge so far has secured The Woolly Good Gathering at Summerhall next April. We are thankful to everyone who has... (Read More)

What an amazing Day 1!

December 8th - via:
A huge thank you from the Woolly Good team Many cups of tea and coffee, and celebratory texts laters, The Woolly Good team got a good night's sleep last night after a fantastic launch. There are already over 100 backers, and we have made over 60% of... (Read More)

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