READY, SET, WIN WITH THE GREAT CARON CAKE OFF AT MICHAELS.
We’re celebrating 5 years of Caron Cakes yarn at Michaels with the Great Caron Cake Off Contest! Knitters and crocheters can join in for a chance to win yarn. Get your knitting needles and crochet hooks ready, pick out your favorite Caron Cakes Yarn, and share your projects to be entered to win free yarn! READY, SET, WIN!
WIN CARON CAKE YARN
The Great Caron Cake Off Contest has some amazing yarn prizes! One grand prize winner will win 500 Caron Cakes and a virtual meet-and-greet with one of four yarn influencers, Marly Bird, Tamara Kelly from Moogly, Mikey from Crochet Crowd, and Sarah from Repeat Crafter Me! In addition, four finalists will each receive 50 Caron Cakes. That is a lot of free yarn; you don’t want to miss your chance to be entered in the contest!
ADD SOME “ICING” TO YOUR CARON CAKE YARN
Use a Caron Cakes Pattern and make it your own. You can add pom-poms, tassels, or beads to change the pattern up and make it unique for you. If you need some inspiration, Michaels is hosting 8 virtual classes with the experts to teach you some unique ways to customize a Caron Cakes Yarn pattern to add some “icing” to your cake. Register here for the free classes. For your convenience, the patterns are all available in a free Recipe Book you can download here.
Think of how many projects you could make with the new Anniversary Cakes Yarn! I know I am thinking about a blanket and a couple pillows.
The Great Caron Cake Off Contest runs from 8/30/20 to 10/10/20. Entering the contest is easy! Just knit or crochet a unique project using Caron Cakes Yarn, take a picture, and submit your photo here by Saturday 10/10/2020.
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FREE PATTERNS THAT ARE PERFECT FOR CARON CAKES YARN
Michaels has selected 8 wonderful patterns that use Caron Cakes Yarn for knitters and crocheters to add icing to for this event. Click the name below to get the patterns!
Do you like the Double Dip Knit Hat? Then, you will love this! I will be teaching a free virtual class for the Butterfly Loop Hat, you can register here. Try making this cozy hat with Caron Swirl Cakes!
This scarf knits up beautifully and has a soft texture! I will be teaching a virtual class on the Herringbone Texture Scarf. You can register here. Try some Caron Sprinkles Cakes for this one!
This blanket shows off the color changes in self-striping yarn like Caron Cakes. Register here to sign up for Moogly’s class on the Catch Some Waves Blanket.
Here is another pattern that really shows off the color changes in self-striping yarn like Caron Cakes. It is easy to crochet this wavy pattern. Mikey from The Crochet Crowd will be teaching a class on this afghan. You can register here.
This beautiful garter stitch shawl has an asymmetrical shape. It looks beautiful in Caron Latte Cakes! Be sure to register for Moogly’s virtual class here.
This triangular shawl looks beautiful in Caron Latte Cake. Register here for Mikey’s virtual class here.
Use Caron Sprinkles Cakes to crochet this bulky weight scarf. Moogly will be teaching a virtual class on this short row scarf. Be sure to register here!
This cozy hat is great for those cold days. It is nice and warm in Caron Swirl Cakes. Sarah from Repeat Crafter Me will be teaching a virtual class on this pattern. You can register here.
If you want to download all these patterns in one convenient place, here is the free recipe book with all 8 of the knit and crochet patterns featuring Caron Cakes Yarn.
Hope you see you at the event! Remember is goes from SUN 8/30 – SAT 10/10/2020. Use #CaronCakeOff and be sure to tag me so I can smash your like button! #marlybird