Game Day Mystery Make-Along 2024

Get ready for Game Day Mystery Make-Along 2024. Join us for a thrilling mystery make-along event for knitters and crocheters on Super Bowl Sunday! The event is COMPLETELY FREE and open to ALL SKILL LEVELS.

Kick-off the event early Sunday morning, participants will receive clues and instructions for a secret knitting or crocheting project that will be revealed just before the start of the game.

Whether you’re a die-hard football fan or just looking for something to do during the commercials, this event is the perfect way to mix crafting and athletic competition. Don’t miss out on the fun, register now and get the printable supply list for the 2024 projects!

⭐️ The free content for this event will remain up on the blog until Feb. 28, 2024

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History of the Game Day Mystery Make-Along- πŸŽ‰ A Tradition of Yarny Fun! πŸŽ‰

Did you know this is our seventh annual Game Day Mystery Make-Along? Since 2018, we’ve been mixing the excitement of game day with the joy of crafting. Each year gets bigger and better, with more crafters joining in and amazing projects to make. Don’t miss out on being part of this awesome tradition!

πŸ“š Need More Info about Game Day? πŸ“š

Curious about what we’ve made in the past or need more details? Head over to our Game Day Mystery Make-Along page on MarlyBird.com. You’ll find all the info you need and get a peek at our past projects.

🌟 Free Fun for Everyone! 🌟

This event is TOTALLY FREE make-along event and perfect for knitters and crocheters of all skill levels. Whether you’re a total newbie or a yarn master, there’s something exciting for you. And hey, if sports aren’t your thing, no worries! You’ll have a blast crafting with friends from all over, right from the comfort of your home.

🧢 What’s the Mystery? πŸ•΅οΈβ€β™€οΈ

Get your knitting needles and crochet hooks ready for a thrilling adventure! We’re not telling you what you’ll be making – that’s the mystery! Every hour, beginning at 8 am EST, you’ll get a new clue with instructions for a super-secret project designed by Marly Bird and Robyn Chachula. The final reveal will be just in time for the Super Bowl, so you can show off your new creation!

πŸ“Ί Need a Helping Hand? πŸ“Ί

We’ve got you covered with video tutorials for each part of the project that needs a bit more hands on instruction. Find them linked in your clue instructions and the first set of videos will be on the Marly Bird YouTube Channel. These videos are a game-changer for your crafting adventure!

🎈 Mark Your Calendars! 🎈

February 11, 2024, is the day! Join us online at MarlyBird.com from 8 am EST to 6 pm EST for a day of mystery, creativity, and tons of fun. We can’t wait to see you there!

Let’s get those yarns rolling and needles clicking! See you at the Game Day Mystery Make-Along with Marly Bird! 🧢🌟🏈

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Promotional graphics for 'Game Day with Marly Bird' MVP Packages. The top half shows two nearly identical illustrations side by side, featuring a whimsical cartoon bird wearing a sports jersey with '01' and 'GO TEAM' text, surrounded by sports equipment like footballs, basketballs, and weights. The bird is knitting with needles that have flowers on top. The background is a vibrant green field with a faint white border pattern. Below the illustrations, the text 'MVP PACKAGES' is written in large, ice-blue letters on a textured gray background resembling asphalt. large red banner diagonally across image with padlock images and in the vault written in white

πŸ† MVP Upgrade – Get the VIP Treatment! πŸ†

Want to elevate your Game Day crafting experience? Join the MVP ranks and enjoy having the pattern and videos all in one place! Our MVP Upgrade, housed in the Marly Bird House, is similar to our beloved Marly Bird First Fall Make-Along and the Silver Platter Experience. It’s a fan favorite, and we know you’ll love it too!

Sadly, the MVP Package has made its way into the vault and is no longer available for purchase at this time. However, the individual patterns included in the VIP Experience are available for purchase.

collage of 5 patterns by Marly Bird and Robyn Chachula from the Game Day Mystery Make-Along 2024. These 4 knitting patterns and 2 crochet patterns were all included in the MVP Package in the Marl Bird House. The designs include, 2 bandana cowls. 2 cowls, a hat, and a large shrug.
These are all the designs included in the MVP Packages!

Promotional image for 'Game Day Mystery Make-Along 2024.' It features a cartoon avatar of a smiling woman with brown hair in a bun, wearing glasses, a black jacket, and jeans, playfully running with a football in one hand. The vibrant yellow text 'GAME DAY MYSTERY MAKE-ALONG' dominates the center, with the year '2024' below in bold. The background is a textured green, resembling a football field.

Game Day Supply List

This is the supply list for the 2024 Game Day Mystery Make-Along event for both the knitting team and the crochet team.

We have chosen a yarn from the WeCrochet / Knit Picks yarn collection

Their yarn is very lovely and available to everybody. We really like the colors and the way it feels in our hands!

πŸ”— KnitPicks:bit.ly/KnitPicks-MBird

πŸ”— WeCrochet:bit.ly/WeCrochet-MBird

We know not everybody wants to purchase new yarn for a mystery project. But I will tell you this project was designed with a light worsted weight yarn. If you choose an alternative yarn, please choose one that is the same weight. 

To get a printable pdf of the both supply list, make sure you register for this event and the download will be sent to you.

Knitting Supply List

Yarn: light worsted weight yarn, 3 colors.

Knitting Needles: Size 9 (5.5 mm)– 24”/60cm Or any size to obtain gauge. Highly recommend needles with a pointy tip.


Crochet Supply List

Yarn: light worsted weight yarn, 4 colors.

  • Sample made with WeCrochet, Heatherly Worsted Weight,(80% Acrylic, 20% Merino Wool, 218 yds / 199 m, 3.53 oz/ 100 g, CYCA#4 worsted): Any 4 Colors – 1 hank each; or Any 2 Colors – 2 hank each.

Hook: Size I/9 (5.5 mm)–Or any size to obtain gauge.


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    • Marly Bird says:

      We designed for contrast but same color different shades could work. I just haven’t seen it done like that yet.

  1. Cristy Bostic says:

    This is my 7th year ! It is so much fun! πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

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