In Memorium To An Amazing Knitter And Wonderful Woman

Melissa Matthay

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 Designers Opportunity!

For any knitting designers out there, Tess at Angel Yarns is looking for original pattern designs for new yarns! She is looking for scarves, mitts, cardigans, jumpers, socks shawls and hats. If you are interested, send through some pictures of your work. If you are approved, she will buy your designs and they will be[Read More]

How Much Do I Charge For A Knitting Job?

In this post I wanted to share a question that was sent to me by Trina, who is about to do her very first knitting for profit contract work. Here is her original email and my reply: "Hi, I just wanted to ask your advice – my aunty wants me to knit a cardigan for[Read More]