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Post by Luath on 1st August 2011, 3:27 pm

Recently finished this, for my soon-to-be blogshop; crocheted in a ripple pattern in Rowan wool dyed with natural dyes.






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Post by Jaded Green on 2nd August 2011, 9:01 pm

Looks lovely
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Post by mr_sfstk8d on 8th August 2011, 2:55 pm

love it, colors are great
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Post by Luath on 12th August 2011, 9:07 am

Chuffed to bits - just sold it!

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Post by MrsC on 12th August 2011, 9:15 am

Super news - out of interest, did you get a decent amount for it taking into account the actual time taken to make it and materials etc?

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Post by Luath on 12th August 2011, 9:32 am

Yes, not too bad, was pleased

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Post by MrsC on 12th August 2011, 2:35 pm

Glad to hear. Was talking to a local craft woman yesterday and was quite upset to hear that she only tries to get back the cost of materials or time on things she makes and sells, never both. Big shame as I think she could charge more for what she sells and told her so.

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Post by Luath on 13th August 2011, 11:19 pm

Pricing is always difficult, but I'm fed up being stuffed for top quality handmade items, so what goes into Pocaid is realistically priced. If they won't pay, then they dont want it enough, or don't/won't appreciate it. Bit like good food I think. These days, you really do get what you pay for.

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