2021 Design Contest

 

2021 Design Contest Winners

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2021 Design Contest – Headstrong!

It was a record year for entries with 36 designs from 28 contestants! Each entry was truly unique. It was a tough job for our judges!

 The winners are:

 First Place and the TKGA 2021 Headwear Designer:  Leslie Reid with her Fusion Kep. Leslie won:

  • Designation as 2021TKGA Headwear Designer with certificate and all rights to use this title
  • Award Trophy
  • Blue Ribbon
  • $250.00*
  • ChiaoGoo 4” Twist Complete Needle Set
  • Knit Picks Serendipity Book
  • One year membership to TKGA (will be applied after current membership expires)
  • A yarn package valued over $200, assembled by TKGA Executive Director Arenda Holladay

 Second Place: Laces at the Races fascinator by Rebecca Hamilton. Rebecca won:

  • Red Ribbon
  • $150.00*
  • Knit Picks Serendipity Book
  • A yarn package valued over $150, assembled by TKGA Executive Director Arenda Holladay

  Third Place: Double-Knitting Lace Hat by Quinny Zhang. Quinny won:

  • Yellow Ribbon
  • $75.00*
  • Knit Picks Serendipity Book
  • A yarn package valued over $100, assembled by TKGA Executive Director Arenda Holladay

 Fourth Place: Coastal Colors Fair Isle Hat by Kerrie Brown

  • White Ribbon
  • Yarn Gift

 Fifth Place: Dragonfly by Diedre Young.

  • Pink Ribbon
  • Yarn Gift

 Sixth Place: Bobbie by Debbie West.

  • Green Ribbon
  • Yarn Gift

 Many thanks to our TKGA Certified Knitting Judges:  Michael Harrigan, Peggy Mann Rinehart, Nancy Duncan, Shelly Dicks, and Amie Palmer.

 Thanks also to our sponsors ChiaoGoo for their donation of the 4” Twist Complete Needle Set and Knit Picks for their donation of the Knit Picks Serendipity Book.

 We will be announcing our 2022 contest early next year so stay tuned!