Sunday, January 11, 2009

A Whoduknit Mystery KAL

Lt. Hugh Dunnit and his brother Howie Dunnit, along with their sister Ms. Dunnit have a new case for you to solve. They are trying to find the culprit who made off with a very large stash of yarn from a local yarn shop. Your assignment, if you chose to accept it, is to follow the clues to determine who the perpetrator is. In order to receive your clues you will have to log onto the WhoDuKnit Yahoo group using your security code. You will receive one clue a day for 7 days beginning Thursday, January 15. Each clue will require less than one hour of investigative work. When you think you have solved the case, send a private message to Ms. Dunnit c/o If you are correct, you will be eligible to receive the reward that has been posted by the owners of this LYS.

Here is some preliminary information that you will need to solve this case:

Suspect #1: White, off-white, or cream colored, knitting worsted weight yarn,
approximate weight - 2 oz.

Suspect #2: Variegated, self striping or solid color worsted weight yarn -
approximate weight - 1 oz.

Accomplice: Brown or black yarn - approximately one yard.

Weapons: Size 3 straight knitting needles, a darning needle, and 2 stitch markers
Optional weapon: Crochet hook around a size E - (this weapon is not required for solving the crime)

You will also need:
4 evidence bags (plastic baggies or envelopes will work too)

You do not have to sign-up to join this KAL, just gather up your supplies and log in to the WhoDuKnit Yahoo Group for your first clue on Thursday, January 15!

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