I’ve developed a number of free designer resources that I am happy to share with you. You can find links to everything below:

PDF Resources

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Designer newsletter archive

Chronological listing


August – Sock design resources: email
September – Indicating stitch count changes: email | blog post
October – Writing patterns with both charts and written instructions: email | blog post
November – Sending single-use Ravelry coupon codes with MailChimp: email | blog post
December – Submitting patterns to third parties for publication: email | blog post


January – Using checklists for repetitive tasks: email | blog post
February – Online resources for pattern writing and design: email | blog post
March – Promoting your patterns: email
April – Building your email list: email | blog post
May – Diversifying your income: email
June – GDPR going forward: email | blog post
July – Top 10 pattern mistakes and how to avoid them: email | blog post
August – 10 Apps to help streamline your design workflow: email | blog post
September – How to give your pattern a unique, memorable name: email | blog post
October – No newsletter
November – Indie Design Gift-A-Long (GAL) 2018: email | blog post
December – Ravelry Pro – Beyond the basics: email | blog post


January – Resource roundup: email | blog post
February – August – Maternity leave (no newsletter)
September – Setting boundaries: email | blog post
October – Listing Yarn Requirements: email | blog post
November – Indie Design Gift-A-Long (GAL) 2019: email | blog post
December – Listing Needle Requirements: email | blog post

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