Note: Voting for the Championship Round is now closed. Thank you to everyone who voted! Please watch for news of the champion on Tuesday, April 9.
Knitters! The moment is upon us!
We announce the four finalists for MDK March Mayhem 2019.
Congratulations to these four designers—and to the 60 other designers whose patterns have made MDK March Mayhem so extraordinary.
We really, really thank you all for embracing this celebration of independent designers and their clever, beautiful, knittable designs.
Once you’ve had a chance to think, cast your last vote for the one pattern that you feel is the MDK March Mayhem Champion.
In alphabetical order, here are the four category winners.
Take a moment with these four designs. Each one offers something very special to us knitters. Each idea here is distinctive and beautiful. We want to knit them all. (And probably will.)
WIDOW’S KISS by Thea Colman
Thea has created 221 designs to date. Have a look at them all on her Ravelry page.
TABOULI by Carol Feller
Carol has 289 designs to her credit. Enjoy a ramble through her Ravelry page!
NECK & SHOULDERS
THE SHIFT by Andrea Mowry
Andrea has 94 patterns available on Ravelry. She knows her way around the territory of “fade.” Check out her Ravelry page.
HEAD & HANDS
RHINEBECK HAT by Woolly Wormhead
Woolly has created a universe of 320 inventive patterns. You can get a feel for this hat architect’s designs here.
How to Vote
Please read the following carefully.
The online voting window appears on the MDK March Mayhem bracket page.
Click over to the bracket here. Once there, you’ll click CLICK HERE TO VOTE NOW.
The online voting window appears at the bottom of the bracket page.
From these 4 patterns, select 1 pattern—your vote for the Champion of MDK March Mayhem 2019.
If you’d like to keep track of your picks on a printable bracket, download it here.
What’s Ahead: The Voting Schedule
Round 1: Voting is complete.
Round 2: Voting is complete.
Round 3: Voting is complete.
Round 4: Voting is complete.
Round 5: Championship. April 5-7. Vote for 1 pattern.
The Champion of MDK March Mayhem 2019 will be announced on Tuesday, April 9. We can hardly wait!
Thanks to all the designers who made this exquisite selection of 64 patterns possible. We will be knitting from this list for a long time. We’ve already got our own printouts of the bracket preserved for all time in sheet protectors. (Kidding—they are folded into sixteenths and crammed into our wallets.)
Show the love, y’all! Support these designers by buying their patterns. Vote your hearts out.
Ann and Kay