Like the real Olympics, there are many areas to compete in.
If you are a new knitter, then a garter stitch baby sweater might do If you are experienced, well. I've already considered Torino. Use your own conscience. While this is intended to be somewhat difficult like the Olympics it is not intended to ruin your life. Don't set yourself up for failure. Olympic athletes may cry, but they do not whine pitifully, sob and threaten members of their family with pointed sticks because they haven't slept in five days. This is intended to like the Olympics require some measure of sacrifice, and be difficult, but it should be possible to attain.
No casting on before the flame is lit. Finish before the flame goes out.
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You may swatch before the games. I consider this "training. The Knitting Olympics has only a gold medal. There is only do- or do not. Finishers get a gold medal button for their blog, their name entered into a draw for a chance at a prize from me, and the joy of knowing that they are an Olympic level knitter, no matter how experienced they are.
You are only competing against yourself. And the Olympic schedule. Who's in? If you're just crazy enough itching to be part of the Knitting Winter Olympics, leave a comment or send an email telling me who you are, what you're knitting and a link, if you have one.
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I'll list you in the sidebar. Consider carefully.
Done right, this will suck up 16 days of your life and be an epic work. Crappy button made by yours truly.
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Really good button for finishers will be made by Franklin. Feel free to swipe and save to your own server. What am I knitting? I fully admit to choosing this because "Danger" is in the name. How's that for a challenge? I figure that if I'm going to propose that you all take this on, that I set a fine example of being so completely out of my mind it's almost scary embracing the ideal. Good luck to all the athletes.
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