Happy knitting and crocheting! 
View this email in your browser

Konnichi wa
I recently stumbled across an interesting article about a subject very close to my heart, The Cost of a Knitting Pattern.  As a knit and crochet designer, so much of my time is spent in the design process.  However, I have never taken the time to figure out, or even think much about, the amount of time and effort it takes to design a pattern, from the birth of a design idea to publishing the pattern.  I was completely blown away to see it broken down into hours and dollars!

Knitwear design is not a lucrative business.  So many independent designers, including myself, continue to design because we love what we do, and want to share our passion with others.

I want to thank Beatrice Perron Dahlen of Thread & Ladle for writing this informative, eye-opening article and I encourage you to take the time to read it.

The Cost of a Knitting Pattern


I love seeing your DanDoh works-in-progress (WIPs) and finished-objects (FOs)!  Please tag me, #dandohdesigns, so I don't miss them!

Happy Knitting and Crocheting!  


You can see and/or purchase all DanDoh products on:
DanDoh Designs
Ravelry Group
Copyright © 2018 DanDoh Designs, All rights reserved.

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp