Guilt-Free (Knitting) Business Mothers!

This might sound a little off-topic, but two amazing Australian women I know are running a free teleseminar series that is starting next week about balancing business and work with mothering, which I thought might be of interest. As a mother of two small children, I often get pangs of guilt when I get busy[Read More]

Top 7 Tips To Beat Procrastination

For many people, the biggest challenge of knitting for profit success is not lack of money or experience or ideas – it’s procrastination! So here’s 7 top tips to help you beat procrastination and start living your dream sooner… Tip #1 – Write a list of what needs to be done each day, then cross[Read More]

Knitting Success Story – Ruth From nonstopknits

This month’s Real Live Knitting Success Story is featuring Ruth Boelkins from nonstopknits, who has taken her knitting hobby and passion, and turned it into a thriving small business. Here’s how this "beginner knitter" made her home-grown knitting business a success… How did she start her knitting business? Ruth is relatively new to knitting. It[Read More]

What is Knitting For Profit? And What Is A Knitterpreneur?

“Knitting for Profit” means you are making money from your knitting skills (yay!!). This can be achieved in a variety of ways, but how do you become a true “Knitterpreneur”?? Knitting For Profit could mean you are selling the pieces you knit, or it could mean you are getting paid to teach other people how[Read More]