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Spark Business Grant: Vote for Dear Pru
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Vote for Dear Pru!

I’m currently 12th in a line of 79 Female Founders competing for SPARK’s Round 2 $10,000 Women in Business Grant… can I get back into the top 10 by next week?

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Yarn Store passport cover
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I published my first book!

Dear Pru’s Yarn Store Passport: A record for intrepid Yarnaholics, Knitters and Crocheters is out now on Amazon. It’s not very expensive, and will fit in most project bags. A great gift for the yarny you know, and the ones you will befriend as you travel the globe collecting all the stamps and stickers at far-flung local yarn stores.

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Spring workshops at Sunspun

Dear Pru knitting workshops were hosted at Sunspun this September. The boutique yarn store in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs was filled with knitters learning to knit brioche, socks and Fair Isle- one class even included steeking!

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Dear Pru Brand Expansion thanks to Pip Kruger and City of Charles Sturt
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New Brand Toy Box

When I became the recipient of a Charles Sturt Business Development Grant this year, I wanted to use it to take my brand identity further, so as to better communicate who Dear Pru is as a business in my products and advertising. And I wanted to do it with a local creative businesswoman who “gets” me: Pip Kruger.

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Have Yarn? Wool Travel
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A Treasure Map for Agro-Tourists on the Yarn Trail

Tucked into the Victorian countryside are hidden gems: sheep and alpaca farms, mills, dyeing studios and yarn stores. Many are by appointment only, and unless you are in the know, you wouldn’t even think to go looking for them…luckily, Jess is charting a treasure map…

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