Category Archives for "Behind the Business"

BTB12: Cable Challenge is Underway!

Today is the first day of the Cracking Cables Challenge.  I am  checking, double checking and triple checking the newsletters, links, videos etc. Yes I checked the pattern is written correctly and everything is scheduled to go out to the world at 5pm GMT. So nervous as for every other challenge something technical has let […]

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BTB11: So much great news :D

Today is indeed a Friyay! I had wonderful news from the magazine late last night.  My design has been accepted for publication and I have now received a copy of the contract. Plus my fears and worry about Patreon yesterday , which had me almost biting my nails with anxiety were unfounded. I have received […]

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BTB9: Contacting Magazines

Wow I got so much done yesterday.  Videos recorded and uploaded, guest blogs submitted, interview with Will our amazing designer, completed ready to post today for you all. The highlight of yesterday was Stylecraft promoting next weeks Cable Challenge.  Its so empowering to have the support of such an influential company! Today I will be […]

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BTB8: Alternate Comms

I had a wonderful day in London yesterday.  I treated my friend to a 40th birthday gift of Tea at the Ritz.  We had a sticky, very filling and delicious time!  I highly recommend it of you ever get the opportunity to take tea.   Today I have a lot to get through: guest blog […]

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BTB7 – Good News and a Self Care Day

Yes!!!  I had some great feedback over the weekend.  Guest blogs are going to be written soon and I heard back some very positive news regarding one of my design submissions to a crochet magazine! Finger crossed I may even be published! I have been catching up with my Instagram pods as I have been […]

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BTB4 – Big Decision

Yesterday I managed to write up two patterns, one of which the Springtime Shawl is available FREE through the website. I also managed to pull myself together enough to submit three pattern proposals to a crochet publication. Very nervous about the submissions but if not accepted I will have three new patterns to release for […]

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