The following are rates for Let’s Knit! Magazine.
—Posted 20 April 2016—
Year of Publication: 2016
How much were you paid (in USD)?: $259
Was your sample returned?: Yes
Were you paid in a timely fashion?: Yes
Relationship with company: ongoing/pre-existing relationship
Did you have a written contract?: Yes
Did you negotiate your contract terms?: No
Briefly describe your royalty payments: Payment made for a garment. This is the standard rate I get for any garment with this company, no matter the difficulty etc. This is a UK based company however.
What best describes the rights you granted this company? Rights revert back to me after more than 12 months.
Who was responsible for the following:
Yarn Support – Company
Sample – Designer
Grading – Designer
Tech Editing – Company
Photography – Company
Layout – Company
Customer Support – Designer
Yardage of sample: 750-1000yds [686-915m]
Weight of yarn used in sample: DK
Type of design: Vest
Primary stitch used in the design: Lace
Would you work with this company again?: Yes
How would you rate your experience with this company? 5/5
Anything else you would like others to know about your experience with this company? Friendly and approachable. They are understanding if you run into any difficulty, as long as you don’t do it all the time. Although the pay is not amazing they don’t ask too much of the designer and pay on time.