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 Jobs -Why Are They So Relaxing For Us?

Some people will just never understand how something like knitting can be so relaxing but the truth remains that many knitting jobs are extremely relaxing in addition to being very rewarding on a personal level. What it is about knitting jobs may be difficult to accurately define but there are many common factors that can[Read More]

Knitting Jobs Through The Ages

Here, for your fun and useless trivial information anecdote of the day, you will find lots of pointless facts about the history of knitting and the people who have been doing those lovely knitting jobs throughout the ages. Throughout history, knitting jobs have been for both the super-poor and the super-rich. During some periods of[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 Quick Lesson In Speed Knitting

If you want to make money knitting, then being able to knit faster not only means you can get more done in a shorter space of time, it also means you are being paid more per hour of work – so it’s worth taking some tips from the worlds fastest knitter! Miriam Tegels is in[Read More]

Welcome to the Knitting For Profit Blog!

Welcome to the Knitting For Profit Blog. Here you will find lots of great information and ideas about how you can make money from knitting. You will find stories of real women who successfully knit for profit, and lots of great information about setting up and running a home based business. I hope you enjoy[Read More]