Freelance Pattern Designer Needed: Darn Good Yarn

Darn Good Yarn is looking for a freelance pattern designer to assist with the design and photography of new knitting, crochet or weaving patterns.

The candidate best suited for this position is a skilled knitter, crocheter or weaver, has experience designing patterns for all skill levels and can produce designs on a monthly basis.

The Pattern Designer will be responsible for the following;

• Ensure all designs are provided on a timely basis

• Designing projects based on project directive

• Provide Design photography

• Contribute ideas for design, yarn selection, etc.

• Format patterns in accordance to the Darn Good Yarns Pattern Standards


We are looking for someone with the following qualifications:

• Intermediate or stronger knitting, crochet or weaving skills

• Strong communication, writing and organizational skills are a must

• Desire to work and grow in a fast-paced environment

• Proficiency with various online platforms including, Word, Excel and Publisher

• Obsessive attention to detail

• Strong work-ethic

• Ability to work independently and in coordination with various team members