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Bobby award nominee!

Today I saw that the nominations for Ravelry’s annual Bobby Awards had been posted. I thought I’d take a look through and see the wonderful knit and crochet projects that made the cut this year. Imagine my surprise when I saw that my own amigurumi Discworld had been nominated – yay! As I continued to browse through the categories, I discovered that my Discworld has been nominated for not one, but three Bobby Awards!

I'm nominated for 3 Ravelry Bobby Awards!

I don’t think I’ve ever been up for an award before! My Discworld is nominated in three categories: Geekiest Pattern, Coolest Toy and Best Personal Pattern Project. If you have a Ravelry account, and (of course) if you think my Discworld is worthy of the awards, please consider voting for me in any or all of the three categories 🙂

crocheted Discworld by planetjune

It would be lovely to win, of course, but right now I feel so honoured to even be nominated and be recognised as an artist and designer. Thanks, of course, to Terry Pratchett, for inspiring me to recreate his wonderful Discworld in crochet. And thank you, Ravelers, for nominating (and voting for!) one of my all-time favourite designs!

5 Comments »

  1. Gemma said

    Holy wow! I really love your lemmings, but this, this is a thing of beauty! My inner discworld geek just about curled up and wept. You *so* have my votes!

  2. Julie said

    Oh cool! I saw that on the awards page but didn’t realize it was yours. Hope you win!

  3. Rayleen said

    Congrats, that’s so great! I love this project, I love Terry Pratchett, and I have voted for you. 😀

  4. Jana said

    Of COURSE I voted for you too!

  5. this has been my all time favorite since you made it. I was soo glad that the cards you sent me included that one. SO of course I voted for you:)

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