challenge

A bunch of designers are collaborating together as a big team to help the same cause. They will give some of their proceeds to a charity called (MASFD) The charity’s goal is to raise money for medical research. They will relay each other, each month, to release new knitting patterns for you. That way, they give you the opportunity to help the charity through knitting, a small but indispensable gesture to fight an incurable disease.

Fibrous Dysplasia is a rare genetic disorder without any treatment, due to a lack of research. This disease induce severe and chronic pain, deformity and an extreme fragility of bones that could lead to disabilities. Everybody could have this disease as it’s not hereditary.

The supportive Skein is a not a charity. It's an operation launched by MASFD charity "MASFD" that focus on raising money for medical research

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Total raised since february 2018 !

Donators of the month

Each month, at least a designer and a dyer are participating to the challenge. They will give the proceeds of a pattern or a colorway for at least a month.

From May 1, 2019 to May 31, 2019

JANUKKE

Unbreakable

From May 1, 2019 to May 31, 2019

SIDNEY RKT

La Salis

From May 1, 2019 to May 31, 2019

SIONNACH YARNS

Base baby Alpaga

Unbreakable from Janukke

Etole en jacquard 5 couleurs

La Salis from Sidney RKT

La Salis est un top très féminin prévu pour l’été. Il y a 3 sections de dentelle dans le dos et sur les côtés, la peau apparaît discrètement sans trop en révéler. Le top est tricoté droit, mais les dentelles sur les côtes peuvent donner plus d’aisance grâce au blocage.

Base baby Alpaga from Sionnach Yarns

3€ sont reversés pour chaque echeveau dans cette base de baby alpaga, 6 coloris disponibles.

Still donating right now

Some participants decided to continue giving to the challenge, here they are :

From April 15, 2019 to Feb. 29, 2020

LE NID DE LA LINOTTE

Bonnet Fedya

From April 1, 2019 to June 30, 2019

XIAOWEI DESIGN

Gilet Hi Mulan

From Feb. 1, 2019 to Feb. 29, 2020

KNIT SPIRIT

Suis ton propre chemin

From Jan. 1, 2019 to Feb. 29, 2020

KNIT SPIRIT

Chaussettes Remus Lupin

From Jan. 1, 2019 to Feb. 29, 2020

LE NID DE LA LINOTTE

Châle Ilyana

From Dec. 1, 2018 to Feb. 29, 2020

LA MAISON RILILIE

Terra Set

From Nov. 1, 2018 to Feb. 29, 2020

LE NID DE LA LINOTTE

Guêtres Asya

From Sept. 1, 2018 to Feb. 29, 2020

CLEONIS

Gilet Buttes Chaumont

From Aug. 15, 2018 to Feb. 29, 2020

AIR DE LUNE

5 coloris merinos

From July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019

LA PELOTE VAGABONDE

coloris Inner Fire

“Nothing is more beautifull than working together for a cause..."

See the full review about 'l’Echeveau Solidaire' (in french) here.

Bernie Torres

WHY THIS CAUSE?

Gaia is the daughter of Lili, a french knitter who lives in Burgundy. You can have a look at her blog here : The Banyan tree.

Gaia has a rare disease called Mc Cune Albright Syndrome, which few of the numerous symptoms are Fibrous Dysplasia, hormonal issues like precocious puberty and cafe au lait spots. She has a severe form of the syndrome, she has already 4 surgeries and spent months in a cast from head to pelvis.

Lili hopes Gaia could walk one day, go to school or simply lives her childhood happily. She’s ready to everything to help her daughter, that’s why she founded the MAS-FD « Fight Fibrous Dysplasia » charity « MASFD : Vaincre la Dysplasie Fibreuse » in order to find a solution to this desease.
'The supportive Skein' is the first operation from MASFD.

Let’s help her fight Mc Cune Albright Syndrome !

WISH TO MAKE A DONATION WITHOUT BUYING A KNITTING PATTERN ?

Let’s go to the charity’s website

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