Red Heart won the Women’s Choice Award again in 2017 for the Most Recommended Yarn Brand. We’ll be sponsoring the awards show on May 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, California to celebrate, and you can follow along!
The show is “to shine a spotlight on the outstanding women who inspire us all through their accomplishments and passion for helping others”. There over 26 amazing nominees, including:
- Alyssa Milano (actress)
- Emma Watson (actress)
- Maggie Q (actress)
- Priyanka Copra (actress)
- Elaine Welteroth (editor, Teen Vogue)
- Maria Menounos (TV host, author)
- Reshma Saujani (CEO, Girls Who Code)
- Dr. Yvonne Cagle (astronaut)
Award-winning journalist Meredith Vieira will be hosting, and Sharon Stone will be honored with the Icon Award for her lifetime achievement in film and passionate activism to make the world a better place.
The cause partner for the event is the nonprofit I Am That Girl, and the event will raise money and awareness for the organization.
We’ll be there will our National Spokesperson Marly Bird, as well as our Joy Creator Bethany Dearden from Whistle & Ivy and the blogger Melanie K. Ham. We’ll be posting on social media throughout the event, so keep an eye on Instagram and the #redheartyarns hashtag that evening!