Geek Club IV Membership: WE THE NERD. (2019) (SIGN UPS CLOSED)

Geek Club IV Membership: WE THE NERD. (2019) (SIGN UPS CLOSED)

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    Welcome to the Indigodragonfly yarn club with a geekish slant...

    4 shipments per year: March/April,  June/July, September/ October and November/December 2019 (dates subject to unscheduled deaths, dismemberments, Hellmouth openings, Zombie outbreaks and/or supplier meltdowns)

    Each shipment will include yarn and swag (mystery gift). You choose how much yarn you get.

    Yarn Pool is in effect.

    The Yarn Pool was created to help make our yarn clubs more affordable to those with lower incomes. For this round, Yarn Pool grants will be given in amounts from $50-$100. Grantees will be chosen through random number generation.

    To nominate: Email  (nominate yourself or someone you know who is in need.)

    Contribute to the Yarn Pool here.


    Swag - Add "full-size" swag to your package. Past swag has included books, games, small craft kits (not knitting) and knitting/fibre tools. You will get one item with every package. (average value: $25-30)

    WE THE NERD themes:

    • Canuck Nerdity - think House Hippo, CBC, Canadian Heritage Moments with a touch of Arogant Worms.
    • American Geekishness - comic books, NASA, PBS, stolen Canadian actors...
    • UK Swotiosity - Britcom, Brexit, the REAL way to make a cup of tea, royalty and Doctors of all stripes
    • International Dorkitude - marsupial trivia, animal print realness,

    You will receive 4 shipments, each with a different theme.  Colourways and Colour names for each shipment will be inspired by the theme of the shipment. There will be several colourways per shipment, with a maximum of 700 g or 7 full skeins of each colourway. Think of them as knitterly trading cards distributed amongst Club members.  Kind of a weird knitterly Magic the Gathering...

    Sock Club - 4 yarn bases: 

    • CaribouBaa (100% 4 ply superwash merino, 435 yds per 100 g)
    • Chameleon Sock (63% extra fine superwash merino/20% cashmere/17% silk, 400 yds per 100 g)
    • KiwiFloofen Sock (100% Polwarth wool, 400 yds per 100g)
    • Mystery Base (surprise yarn base, minimum 390 yds per 100g)

    DK Club - 4 yarn bases:

    • DK Matter (100% superwash merino, 280 yds per 100 g)
    • Wingenhooven DK (60% merino/20% yak/20% silk, 250 yds per 100 g)
    • KiwiFloofen DK (100% Polwarth wool, 240 yds per 100g)
    • Mystery Base (surprise yarn base, minimum 230 yds per 100g)

    Nut-free Club (for those with sensitivities to wool) - 3 yarn bases: 

    • Linen Silk Lace (65% linen/35% silk, 715 yds per 115 g) - 2 shipments
    • Linen Silk Sock (65% linen/35% silk, 400 yds per 115 g)
    • Mystery Base (surprise yarn base, minimum 390 yds per 100g)

    You may choose to have all your skeins in each shipment in one colour (perfect for sweater knitters!), or you may choose to receive different colours.

    Prior to each shipment, we will send out a colour survey to find out what we should NOT send you. All colours can be exchanged for a random replacement skein. All leftover skeins will be put up for sale to Geek Club members first, a few weeks after shipping Club packages.

    Terms and conditions

    You must ensure that your mailing address is correct.  If you move at any point between March 1 and December 20, 2019, please inform us of your address change as soon as possible by emailing us with your new address.  We must have your correct address in our shipping survey (emailed to you prior to shipping your package) or we cannot be held responsible for packages sent to the wrong address.

    There are no returns on Club memberships.

     You assume responsibility for packages delivered to the wrong address, if your address is incorrect in Paypal, if you have sent us the wrong address by email or if you have not given us sufficient notice (minimum 15 days prior to a Club shipment date) to change your address in our system.

    Yarn bases are subject to change at the dyer’s discretion in cases where bases are discontinued without warning or become unavailable. Bases will be replaced with something of similar value and fibre content whenever possible.