Yarnpreneur Academy Blog

Articles to help you become a better yarnpreneur.

5 Pattern Testing Tips For Professionals

Whether you’re a pattern writer looking for some good help, or a knitter / crocheter with a keen eye for proofing, we have a checklist that should be helpful for both parties to get the testing roadway more streamlined and accessible! Don't skimp on the hand-testing... We do want to make a...

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How To Price What You Make In 3 Simple Steps

How To Price What You Make In 3 Simple Steps Deciding how to price the items you make is one of the hardest choices you’ll face as a Yarnpreneur. In fact, there are a lot of questions that surrounding this topic: Should I multiply my cost of goods by three? Should I charge for materials?...

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How To Take Control Of Your Schedule & Create More Time: Part 3 of 3

If you're reading this post, you're ready to take control of your schedule & create more time for yourself, and the things that are important to you! But, before you read any further, please don't miss part of 1 & 2 this challenge... CLICK HERE to start with Part 1 of this...

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How To Take Control Of Your Schedule & Create More Time: Part 2 of 3

If you're reading this post, you're ready to take control of your schedule & create more time for yourself, and the things that are important to you! But, before you read any further, please don't miss part of 1 this challenge... CLICK HERE to read & Part 1 of 3 in this...

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How To Take Control Of Your Schedule & Create More Time: Part 1 of 3

Do you every say to yourself... I don't have any free time. I don't have enough time. When I have more time, I can do more. Successful people just have more time. When I hear "I don't have time...", I think one of two things: The thing in question is not valuable enough to deserve...

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Is your business card working for you?

Do you think a tangible business card is an essential tool for your business? Yes, no, maybe? However you answer, let’s define the use of a business card. In the traditional sense, a business card is a tangible way for an enterprise to relay important information to a consumer. That...

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Are you a Yarnpreneur

From hobbyist to professional... This may seem like a question too simple to review, but it’s one that a lot of artists struggle with. Are you a hobbyist, or a professional? Artists all begin as hobbyists; pursuing a skill or talent for the simple enjoyment of it. but, as we begin to master...

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30 Day Challenge: Boost Your Reach & Engagement on Facebook

What does it mean to have reach and engagement on social media? Facebook aims to bring friends together to give users a positive experience. With millions of users and business pages on this social platform, Facebook must define algorithms to give users a good experience. Posts are ranked,...

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Should I Blog?

What can a blog do for you? By definition, a blog is a regularly updated website. And, every Yarnpreneur feels they absolutely need one to create a business they love! Well, you don't. Let's talk about it... The three most appealing factors of a blog are: Brand awareness: Creating diverse...

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Why A Bullet Journal Works For Creatives

Have you heard of Bullet Journaling? Chances are, you may have come across it on Instagram or Pinterest, where creative people everywhere show off their pretty pages, and journals bursting with artwork. And if you look at those journals you may think, “How can this possibly be productive? It...

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