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Welcome to day 18 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win knitting books from Lark Needlearts!
Comment on this blog article by 9AM (EST) Sunday, December 19th to be entered to win!

The Lark Needlearts team is happy to share the joy of knitting with BurdaStyle readers this holiday season. We put together a collection of knitting books with everything from the basic knitting primer to books with advanced patterns and designs. And for those that appreciate knits but don’t like making them, there’s a copy of Vintage Fashion Knitwear—a beautiful book celebrating more than 100 years of knitwear history, from Chanel to Loise Goldin. For more needlearts news and inspiration, visit www.larkcrafts.com/needlearts or follow @LarkNeedlearts on Twitter.

Comment to Win: Do you sell your garments? If so, where?

Congratulations to mrsjones5 who won the an Oliso Smart Iron!

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This giveaway is sponsored by Lark Needlearts

322 Comments

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.52 PMby dol

    I would love to. I’ve had the experience of a few garments in consignment and presenting some stuff on a costume market with a partner seamstress, but no sales yet, and apart from that I would love to sell items on the net and in boutiques selling handmade items.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.51 PMby xxyyzz

    I do sell because I make garments for others on request basis.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.46 PMby mmmenta

    i sew and gift my clothes to friends and family in special occasions.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.46 PMby elisabetsy

    Yes! A few small items on Etsy and also at the occasional craft fair or bazaar.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.42 PMby brookeschue

    I don’t currently sell my garments, though I used to do consignment at a few local shops. If I were to sell now, I’d definitely use Etsy.com and probably make my own page over at Squidoo.com, as well.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.37 PMby rdejam

    I’d love to sell my garments but I find I wind up making things for my daughters and nieces. I don’t make the time to design, sew, and build up an inventory to sell anywhere. I’m a knitter and crocheter and would love, love, love to have these books!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.34 PMby isabelbk

    No, I don’t plan on it either.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.31 PMby lthor

    Nope! I have given a few as gifts though…

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.30 PMby tanetane

    no, I don’t sell them. I couldn’t put a low enough price that I would buy it at.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.28 PMby gauss

    No – making garments is a hobby and it would start to feel like work if I sold items. Plus, I only like to make things for myself!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.21 PMby Erica Larsen

    No, I don’t sell anything. It’s more fun to make them for myself!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.16 PMby vmarengere

    I don’t sell my garments, and I don’t think I’m all too ready to do so yet!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.03 PMby darksapphire08

    i don’t sell my garments, but they often end up as gifts

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    Dec 18, 2010, 11.00 PMby be-bops1

    Kewl Kontest!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.56 PMby jsanga

    No I dont..but once I get my skills up I hope to sell some. For now it’s just a hobby but who doesnt dream of making some money from a hobby hehe

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.56 PMby simone272

    Nope! Going to school takes all my time :)

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.56 PMby hands-of-gold

    i don’t sell anything - but i give many things to friends - maybe someone would make me something!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.48 PMby Ana Neves

    I don’t sell my garments but I can’t resist giving them away as a present to those I love.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.48 PMby thirdtry

    No, but it’s my dream!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.47 PMby anneeza

    I tailored to those interested with my work with a very minimal paid. I love sewing so this is the only chance for me to sew a lot as I don’t think I need a new clothes every week.

    I just advertise my portfolio in my Facebook Fanpage (NeezaNeedles) and those interested with my work can contact me for further infos. I don’t have a proper online or reality shop.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.44 PMby sewsusan

    I do not sell my garments however I have done a few custom requests, some for a fee, others simply as a gift.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.43 PMby Natalia *

    I don’t sell any of my projects because I haven’t yet acquired the skills to make things professionally. Although I love getting requests for different projects from friends and family (e.g. the red denim cowboy shirt for my boyfriend and currently working on chaircovers for my mom).

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.31 PMby iroiro

    I sell my knitted accessories online and in a shop in the UK. I just love it so much and am never without my knitting!!

    http://iroirocrafts.etsy.com :)

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.30 PMby easbrooke

    No, I don’t sell my garments, but if I did I’d use Etsy.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.30 PMby emily-marie

    I’ve done some custom sewing for friends and family, and do quite a bit of alterations and repairs… designer denim repair is apparently in high demand! I hope to start selling once I solidify exactly what that will be!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.25 PMby makurochan

    i sell the odd item, but mostly i just make gifts for people (and myself _)

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.19 PMby Jodi Wade

    Not yet but I want to!

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.17 PMby Paragonstudios

    I have fabric for sale on spoonflower, mostly make special gifts for family members, I have made several baby quilts for my babies and grandchildren. Several quilt panel designs and cheater quilts on my spoonflower site paragon_studios_one that could be put in the market place if someone is interested in a certain design

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.01 PMby elsa

    I don’t sell garments but I would like to learn more about knitting.

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    Dec 18, 2010, 10.01 PMby gdavid3039

    No, I don’t. I mostly sew for myself with a few gifts thrown in here and there.

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