Just before I released the Little Rosi cardigan pattern, I requested some folks to test knit it. I am usually very giving of my patterns and end up giving away a bunch of them so I had more test knitters than usual on this one. But, this time, that method has bit me in the ass.
To say that I was appalled and embarrassed to read the comments posted in this person’s project on Ravelry is putting it mildly. The person literally TRASH talked my pattern but in a very demeaning way. It even sounds somewhat personal, although I have NO idea who this person is nor have I ever had any dealings with her NOR HAS SHE EVER PURCHASED MY PATTERN.
I’m at a loss of what to do. As a designer, I know one has to have thick skin because tastes vary and some people will hate your pattern while others will love it. I’ve dealt with all negative comments fine up until this one. This one just takes the cake.
Here’s a clip of her comments for those of you who do not have Rav access: