World Record Knitting Jobs

Next time you think your knitting pattern is too complicated or you just want to set a new knitting goal for yourself, this list of world record knitting jobs should give you something to think about. If nothing else, they are fun and interesting knitting facts. Are you going to be the next knitter to[Read More]

Different Knitting Needles for Different Knitting Jobs

Different knitting needles are needed for different knitting jobs. It is not like some needlecrafts where you can cheat and use the same needles for different threads or knitting yarns. When it comes to knitting jobs, about the only time you want to change the needle size from the recommended size is when you are[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]

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 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]