Wednesday, September 26, 2012


sticks and string 2015
february 27 - march 1, 2015

Following is information for 2014.  Check back for 2015!

Registration is now open.
Early Bird Registration: September 18 to January 1
Standard Registration: January 2 to February 19 (or until spaces fill up)

This year, we encourage you to “Make Something!” Bring your WIPs (works in progress), your troubled projects and your “if I only had a weekend to work on this” ideas. Classes will help you finish them all, and we’ll be offering some perks for projects that cross the finish line. (See Activities Tab for more details!)

Please see the above tabs for details (and check back for updates):  
  • Activities
  • Registration
  • Payment Options
  • Goodie Pack
  • Hotel Details
  • List of Vendors (coming soon)
  • Sponsors
Awesome new venue!

We know that last's year had a few challenges. We've found a new location that will have a ton of space as well as be a comfortable, inviting place to spend the weekend.

Marriott in West Des Moines

Hotel Reservations: We have secured a special rate for Sticks & String attendees of $102/night. There are a limited number of rooms available at this rate--be sure to get your room early! Call the Marriott at 515-267-1500 to make your reservation.
We are very excited for this year's event and the the new venue. If you have any questions please feel free to send an email to

- The Planning Team from the Des Moines Metro Knitters
Amanda, Kara and Tamara