Industry Talk

The New Look

After nearly 4 years and a lot of hard work, I'm finally ready to start releasing the new pattern formats and switch over to the new website! Many of you will know that this has been a *huge*...

Starting over

It’s been a few months since my last update on the progress for the new website. You can read it here, so I won’t repeat it all! You can also learn more about the new website via the blog...

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Payhip and discount codes

Whilst we wait for the new website to be finished - and I know, it’s been a long wait as I explain in another post - I’ve used the Payhip shopping cart on this website. It’s quite possible that...

Close up of the Everglade lace Hat, with converging leaves, in orange. Post title is at the bottom

The Value of the Work we Create

The idea of offering something for free suggests that you’re getting a bargain, that you’re getting something for free that shouldn’t be. Yet when the same things, or the same types of things,...

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Post Webinar Discussion

If you attended our recent webinar on Considering Classism in the Fibre Industry you’ll have heard us suggest continuing the discussion online, especially on Twitter, using the suggested hashtag...

Close up of the Muratura crown, worked in brioche, shown in browns. Post title is at the bottom

An Open Letter to Knitting.com

You’d closed comments and shut down your original post before I, or many others, were able to respond. You realised you’d walked into a community that is strong and progressive, and that we are...

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