Smashlee does the UK (and other cool stuff)

This summer has been quite exciting so far! I've managed to go a trip of a lifetime to the UK ( something I've wanted to do since I was 4 and YES, it was amazing as I dreamt it would be). The trip was something I was quite anxious about as I have never travelled …

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Be brave. You got this! 

    So a weird thing happened today.... I realized my husband was right... Not too long ago Mr. Smashlee was telling me how he thinks I should start designing and submitting patterns to knitting magazines and websites. I blew off this idea because I always said I would start doing this once I was …

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Custom Orders, Ready to Ship Items and more

Smashlee Stitches is so much more than a blog. It's my passion and it is based on my love for knitting and wanting to share it with the world. It all started by, me selling my knitting on Facebook and has grown from there. I used to do mostly custom orders for items like slippers, hats, tutus, …

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3 books that show you how to use social media to further your business 

Can you read a book and knit? I can't. I really hate that books have pages, because I have turn  those pages and In order to turn those pages I have to stop knitting. Don't get me wrong I love reading but, my love of knitting is more, so when given the choice, I knit.For …

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The Business of Knitting: 5 tips on how you can make money knitting.

Over the past 4 years I have been trying to make a career out of knitting. I'm far from an expert in the knitting field or in owning my own business but, I have discovered a few things along my  journey I would like to share. In this blog post I'm going to list the …

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