In Memorium To An Amazing Knitter And Wonderful Woman

I’m very sad to say that today’s post brings news of the passing of Melissa Matthay, who was an incredibly creative and talented knitter and designer. I had the good fortune to meet Melissa online, when I interviewed her for my book. She has a wonderful story and was a prominent knitwear designer, owner of[Read More]

Knitting Business Success Story – Sue from TasmanianFibre.com.au

silk and alpaca yarn

How does a single mum go from the backyard blues to running an International Fibre House that is now Tasmania's largest spinning supplier? It all began with a rather unusual wedding present from her new husband Barry – 2 Alpacas! But what was she to do with them? Two years on, the "Mount Roland Alpaca[Read More]

Knitting Online Success Story – JJ from begintoknit.com Part 2

This is Part 2 of my interview with JJ, Click Here for Part 1. [Liz]: Can I just ask you while we were talking about begintoknit and the internet marketing and setting up – I think a lot of people find the challenge of when you first start getting online and learning how set things[Read More]

Knitting Online Success Story – JJ from begintoknit.com

This is a great interview to listen to if you are keen to get your knitting or crochet online, and we’ll be following up with the teleseminar on Thursday/Friday to answer all your questions (check out the post below to register). As I mentioned in my last post, I really enjoyed this interview and I’m[Read More]

Knitting Online Success Story – JJ from begintoknit.com Part 1

This is the transcript from my interview with JJ so if you prefer reading to listening, or you want to check a resource that is mentioned you’ll find the entire interview here – enjoy! [Liz]: Today I’m talking to Jenny Vasquez from www.begintoknit.com, or J.J. as she actually likes to be known because that name[Read More]

A Real Knitting Income Story!

Following on from my previous posts about how to start making money online from your knitting or crochet, yesterday I had the very good fortune to speak to JJ Vazquez, from www.begintoknit.com. JJ’s story is really motivational, and her excitement and passion are very infectious! With the economic times being pretty tough in the US,[Read More]

Machine Knitting Success Story From Linda

Linda's story is another great example of finding a niche and creating a successful knitting business that has grown and developed over her lifetime. In this interview, she gives some valuable tips and advice about knitting jobs and how to make your knitting and crochet business a success. How long have you been knitting and[Read More]

Online Knitting Success Story – Emilda From Hectanooga

Emilda is a knitting designer with a difference, and you can’t help but be inspired by her positivity, generosity and joy of knitting! She is part of a growing group of designers who create with “knitterpreneurs” in mind, with fast easy to knit designs that she is happy for people to make a profit from[Read More]

Machine Knitting Success Story – Diana from Wizardknits

Diana learned to knit from her great grandmother, and although she didn't realise it at the time, the skills she developed put her on the path to becoming a true “knitterpreneur”. Like so many knitting businesses, it started as a hobby and grew over time into a full-time occupation. Now Diana enjoys spending her days[Read More]

Knitting Business Success Story – Jill and Susan from Y2Knit

Susan and Jill have brought together their love of knitting and yarn, their skills, life passions and experiences to create www.Y2Knit.net, a knitting business with a difference! They are a wonderful example of the many paths that a life in knitting can take you down, and how being creative with your approach can set you[Read More]