Back in the summer of 2011, my sister and I started a small crochet business. We made amigurumi, small crocheted stuffed animals designed uniquely to be adorable, and sold them mainly to our friends and people who found us on Tumblr: theknotfactory.tumblr.com
We’d make things like this fox:
Or, this Ewok from Star Wars:
Or, Appa from Avatar: the Last Airbender:
Or Euglena, the single-celled protist:
Or–well, you get the idea.
In a shrewd business move, we visited Chicago’s anime convention in May 2012 and managed to turn a tidy profit selling at the Artist Alley. Nowadays, we’ve turned our sights to more profitable endeavors (like, searching for employment), but whenever we crochet something, it goes on our Tumblr.
…Like this snowflake I made out of twine: