$140,000 A Year From Knitting??

Yes! You CAN make money knitting, and I am very excited to show you this article from the New York Times…


It's an etsy success story of a woman who threw in her job to knit full-time and is now earning more that $140,000 a year working from home.

Now admittedly, this is no walk in the park – it's hard work doing that much knitting! But it shows what's possible, and it's really inspiring. Imagine if you were making only half or even a quarter of that amount from working at home and knitting…

So I hope this inspires you, and gives you a good boost in motivation to stay on your knitting for profit journey!

5 thoughts on “$140,000 A Year From Knitting??”

  1. her 140,000 salary comes very largely from the 6-figure design deal she signed with Urban Outfitters, not from her etsy sales. That is not realistic for the average person who sells on etsy, and is a huge exception, not an example.

  2. Thanks for the clarification Kathy – I’m still impressed that she is making great money in the industry!

  3. I loved your post and bookmarked it on Digg and some other sites. Craft artists need inspiring from time to time to keep on going. Personally, I don't think it detracts from the woman's success at all that she swung a licensing deal. Nothing wrong with multiple income streams from your craft business. Good marketing is not an "either or" way of thinking, it's "and, and, and". Thanks for your post!

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