Knitting Jobs for Groups

While these knitting jobs are certainly the exception and not the rule, they can still be a great excuse for getting together and spinning some yarn(s). But what kinds of knitting jobs are really available that are large enough for an entire group of people to work on? Certainly there are very few traditional or[Read More]

Is Machine Knitting the Answer?

When knitters begin knitting for profit, especially if they are profiting directly from their knitted items, it can be most beneficial to increase knitting production. One of the easiest ways to increase production is by doing machine knitting and automating as much of your work as possible. While there may be some knitters who prefer[Read More]

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

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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]

$140,000 A Year From Knitting??

Yes! You CAN make money knitting, and I am very excited to show you this article from the New York Times… http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/17/fashion/17etsy.html?_r=1 It's an etsy success story of a woman who threw in her job to knit full-time and is now earning more that $140,000 a year working from home. Now admittedly, this is no[Read More]

Last Chance To Hear The Knitting For Profit Teleseminar!

I’ve just finished the new Knitting For Profit Teleseminar about making money from knitting and crochet online – we had a great time on the call today, thanks to you all for taking part! We covered lots of info about getting started online and the many ways you can make money from your blog or[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]

“How To Get Your Knitting And Crochet Online!” Teleseminar

The next Free "Knitting For Profit" Teleseminar will be on Thursday 24th or Friday 25th September depending on where you live. This time we’ll be covering questions about getting your knitting or crochet business online including: • How to set up your website or blog • The different ways you can make money or take[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]

How To Turn Your Knitting Website Into A Shopping Site

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Many people ask me how they can start selling their knitting from their own blog or from knitting websites, so in this post I'll show you how easy it is to add a Paypal function to your knitting or crochet site to instantly start accepting payments for your goods or services – yay! Many knitters[Read More]

How To Make Money From A Knitting or Crochet Blog

I have been getting some questions about how to make money online from knitting and crochet, especially from blogs which many of you already have. If you are going to the effort of regularly writing on your knitting blog (knitting website), and you have built up a following of people who like to get your[Read More]