Awareness Through Knitting

A project in San Jose, CA by Samantha Schroeter

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A booklet of patterns with an awareness ribbon motifs on each of the projects.
Backers: 38
Average Pledge Per Backer: $60

Funded: $2,287 of $1,500
Dates: Feb 12th -> Mar 13th (30 days)
Project By: Samantha Schroeter
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Latest News

One day to go!

March 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all for all the support.  The campaign does end tomorrow so please make sure your support is at the backer level you want.  I will be sending out the surveys early next week so start thinking about what cause(s) you would like to have on... (Read More)

First stretch goal reached!

March 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Well, we went from making goal to making the first stretch goal in less than a day.  Now the booklet will include a total of 6 patterns: Wrist warmers, Hat, Bandana, Shawl, Lap Blanket, and Large Shawl.  The next stretch goal will be at $2,800. I... (Read More)

We are funded!

March 7th - via: kickstarter.com
We are now over the original goal with just under a week to go! Thank you all so much! The added pattern from the last update has been decided, it is a lap blanket that is knit from the bottom up. I am now thinking I can add another 4 pages, bringing... (Read More)

Almost there!

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you to my new backers that bought us over 80% funded! Just a bit more and we will be fully funded. Booklet update: The booklet is currently 16 pages long.  However, with this sudden jump in support I am thinking about what to add to make the... (Read More)

Draft back from editor

February 29th - via: kickstarter.com
I got the draft of the booklet back from the editor, including the new pattern from the last update.  I also had a second photo shoot to get some more shots of the finished projects. The fabric for the extras has also been ordered and will be here... (Read More)

New idea

February 19th - via: kickstarter.com
It is great that we are half way funded.  I sent the original 3 patterns off to the editor for the last look.   Due to the unexpected proportion of money to booklets, I have looked again at how much the booklet will cost to produce.  It turns out... (Read More)

Half way there

February 16th - via: kickstarter.com
We are over half way there! We just need a few more people to make this booklet a reality.  Book update: I have made a new version of the cover These are the 3 patterns that are included in the booklet.  All of them are seamless and each uses less... (Read More)

Great first day!

February 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you for all the support so far.  This is starting to feel so real. Update on the book: I have finished writing the patterns and have formatted them into a booklet.  It is 12 pages long and has 3 patterns.  The patterns are wrist warmers,... (Read More)

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