Ribblr is a first-of-its-kind ePattern craft marketplace. Here you can find lots of Crochet, Knitting, and Sewing ePatterns. You can also find personalized recommendations for patterns, based on what you love, on our home page. Check out our about us page for more information.
Ribblr ePattern is a digital and interactive pattern format, providing a unique user & eco friendly experience. We've built it so you can enjoy the best crafting experience. Ribblr ePattern lets you interact with a pattern like tracking your progress by marking a row/round or even an entire section. The smart sizing feature lets you choose to see only your preferred size throughout an entire pattern, instead of seeing all unrelevant sizes. And there's plenty more. Automatic translation and unit conversion, see photo & video tutorials within the pattern, and even draw on a pattern. All synced across web & mobile so you can enjoy the best crafting experience anywhere you are. There's a full Ribblr ePattern manual available here.
Yes! Apart from all of its innovative features, one of the great benefits of using Ribblr ePattern is that it's truly eco friendly. Traditional PDF patterns often require printing dozens of pages. In fact, a whole tree and 200kWh of energy are used yearly to print patterns for just 36 crafters. By using Ribblr ePattern you contribute towards a greener planet.
We believe that crafting should be accessible for everyone. Our accessibility tools include dark mode, reduce motion, and left-hand mode. You can set your preferences by clicking 'Accessibility' on your personal menu. Ribblr ePattern features even more accessibility tools such as zooming in on pictures, enlarging font size as you craft, as well as viewing and listening to tips and video tutorials. Ribblr is designed to be user and eco friendly and is compatible with all devices and screen sizes. Our unified minimalistic design and innovative features means that more crafters than ever before can craft easily, anywhere they are.
Sure! Go ahead and download the Ribblr app for your iOS and Android tablets and phones. Ribblr is designed with accessibility in mind and is compatible with all devices and all screen sizes. You can access Ribblr on your browser or via the app.
There are many ways to find patterns on Ribblr. Firstly, you can find featured patterns chosen by our editors on our home page. Secondly, check out the Discover section for personalized recommendations. Finally, you can find patterns on the different craft categories or use Ribblr's advance search to search for specific patterns and filter the results.
The discover section is one of our unique features. It provides personalized pattern recommendations based on what you love. Built with a powerful machine learning algorithm, your recommendations will become more accurate the more you use Ribblr.
Simply click on any pattern's photo or name to be redirected to the product page. On the product page you'll find useful information such as the pattern's introduction, materials, available sizes and more. If you want to get a preview of a pattern simply click the 'look inside' button.
You can find the 'look inside' feature on a pattern's product page. By clicking it you can get a preview of the pattern.
When you favorite a pattern (by clicking the heart icon) it'll be automatically added to your wishlist. To see all favorite patterns simply click the 'My Wishlist' option from the menu.
Yes. Simply click the lock icon (to the top right of your wishlist) to make it public. Click the share icon to copy a link. You can always make your wishlist private again by clicking the lock icon.
To access patterns you acquired simply click the 'My Patterns' option from the menu. Find the pattern you want to access and click the 'Ribblr it' button. You can also find this button on the pattern's product page.
You can review patterns you acquired directly within them. Simply click the journals icon and answer the questions at the bottom of the screen to provide your feedback.
Pattern journal is a personal tool that allows you to create and manage your project(s). You can enter your pattern journal directly within each pattern you own by clicking the journal icon. Notes that you set to public will be accessible by fellow crafters and designers. You can find other journals by clicking on any pattern and scrolling down to the 'Reviews & journals' section.
To see all your journals in one place simply click 'My Patterns' and then click 'My journals' on the top right corner.
Yes! To share a link to all your journals simply click 'My Patterns' then click 'My journals' and finally click the share icon. To share a specific pattern go to your journals library, click 'See journal' and then click the share icon.
There's no need to! We've created Ribblr ePattern - a truly digital and interactive pattern format. That means patterns on Ribblr are eco and user friendly. Using Ribblr ePattern you can add notes and doodle on your pattern, select your language and preferred measuring unit, track your progress, select to view your size only, see photos, videos and other types of media, watch stitch tutorial, and more. Your patterns are available on all of your devices and all progress is automatically saved and synced.
Rest assured, patterns you acquired on Ribblr are yours and you will always have access to them through your patterns library, even if the designer decided to unpublish or remove them.
You can sort patterns by price (low to high) to find free patterns. You are also welcome to get free patterns from our very own Ribblr Free Patterns shop.
If you don't have a Ribblr account yet, please click select the 'open a shop' option from the menu. Otherwise, if you already have an account and would like to open your own Ribblr shop please contact us here.
If you already have a Ribblr account you can join our community by clicking the 'Community' option from the menu.
Community badges are rewards that you get for being a great community member. That includes helping others or contributing to a positive discussion For more information please click here.
As you participate in our community you’ll reach new community levels that include special abilities to help us manage our community together. You can find more information here.
To find out all your previous posts and messages simply click 'My profile' from the menu.
We do not monitor users’ contributions. For the safety of all our users, patterns that include text, sexual or violent content will automatically have limited visibility on the platform. If you believe someone violates any of our policies, please report it to us. We take all reports very seriously and we investigate each and every report thoroughly.
Yes! There's a detailed Ribblr ePattern manual.
If you have an issue with a pattern you bought you will need to contact the designer. You can do this either by clicking the 'Contact designer' option from the help menu within the pattern or by going to the 'My Patterns' page and clicking the envelope button on the top right corner of the pattern.
If you found a mistake in a pattern you own you should contact the designer. You can do this either by clicking the 'Contact designer' option from the help menu within the pattern or by going to the 'My Patterns' page and clicking the envelope button on the top right corner of the pattern.
Patterns with three sizes or more allow you to select your own size instead of seeing all sizes. To select your size click the dropdown menu next to the 'sizes' option in the pattern's cover page. If you don't see an option to select your size it means the designer hasn't made that available.
Our built-in translator is available for you. Simply choose from the languages available on the right corner of any pattern. We'll automatically save you preferences.
Our built-in measuring units convertor is available for you. Choose cm or inches from the right corner of any pattern and watch how your entire pattern's measuring units gets converted. This will also convert meters to yards! By the way, we'll automatically save your preference for the next patterns you work on.
You can easily track your progress by clicking each line or even an entire section. Your progress will be saved and synced on all of your devices.
We automatically save your progress for you. Therefore, there isn't a save button!
Yes! You can always continue crafting, on any device, right where you left off.
The materials list is available on page number 3 of every pattern. Where applicable, you will see a box of yarn colors. For patterns with colorwork charts, you may click this box to change the colors of the chart and create a customized view of it.
The measurements section is available on page number 2 of every pattern.
Next to each instructional line of any pattern you will find a media icon. Clicking it will open up the media attached to this line. This could be a photo, a video, a chart, cut-out template/pattern or even voice recording!
One of Ribblr ePattern's features are built-in interactive charts. You'll find available charts attached to lines in a pattern. Simply click the chart icon and a chart will open-up. Click the chart to mark your progress. You can always continue right where you left off on all of your devices! Pro tip: choose left-hand mode in the accessibility menu to work the chart from left to right instead of right to left.
Yes! You change any color of an interactive chart by selecting a different color in the materials page. With one simple click you can create your own customized version of any interactive chart you own!
Next to each instructional line of any pattern you will find a media icon. Clicking it will open up the media attached to this line. If it was made downloadable/printable by the designer you should see a download icon. Simply click it to initiate download/print.
Simply click on any image to zoom-in. On mobile or tablet you can also pinch to zoom.
Our smart sizing feature automatically colors different sizes of a pattern to help crafters identify their size and craft easily. Smart sizing applies to all sections and will appear when different sizes apply. You can also choose to see only your size (in bold) instead of seeing all colors. Simply choose your size from the dropdown menu on the pattern's cover page.
We all craft differently. That's Ribblr gives you the freedom and control to craft your way. If you wish to jump between different sections of a pattern you can easily do so using the 'Go To' menu on the right hand side of every pattern.
Yes! Click the doodle icon on any pattern and start doodling, drawing or marking anything you want on any pattern.
You can access the pattern journal within any pattern you own. Use the pattern journal to create and manage your projects. Add notes and pictures about your progress and any modifications you have made. Add a project name (this will apply to all your notes, unless changed), select your mood, add your journal note and picture, and save it. Set your notes to public to share them with fellow crafters and designers.
To change the font size in Ribblr ePattern simply click the font icon (right next to the tips icon). Your preference will be automatically saved so you won't have to change the font size again.
To enable tips please click the bulb icon in Ribblr ePattern. Once enabled, the bulb will be colored. You will then be able to click on any abbreviation to get an explanation and watch a stitch instructional video. If you are left-handed make sure you enable left-hand mode from the Accessibility menu on Ribblr to watch left-hand stitch instructional videos and to craft charts from left to right instead of right to left!
To turn the tips mode off simply click the bulb icon in Ribblr ePattern. When disabled you won't see any tips or videos.
Yes! You can open a counter by clicking on any 'repeat' or 'rep' word as long as tips mode is on.
Yes! Ribblr ePattern and all its interactive features are available on all of your devices, via app and/or browser. Your progress is saved and synced automatically!
You currently need a stable internet connection to access Ribblr ePattern and enjoy all the interactive features. We are working on a way to allow offline access to patterns.
To buy a pattern simply click on the pattern's image or name to be redirect to the product page. Then click the 'buy now' button and add your payment details.
Yes! To gift a pattern go to any pattern's product page and click the gift icon at the bottom of the page. You will be prompted to enter the username or email of the person you wish to gift. Add a personal note and click the 'Send Gift' button. The person you gifted will be notified about the gift via email.
You will get a receipt via email as soon as you buy a pattern. If you did not get a receipt please check your spam folder.
As soon as you buy a pattern you'll be redirected to the 'My Patterns' page where you'll be able to access your pattern by clicking the 'Ribblr it' button.
If you have an issue with your pattern or want to request a refund please contact the designer you bought the pattern from. You can do this either by clicking the 'Contact designer' option from the help menu within the pattern or by going to the 'My Patterns' page and clicking the envelope button on the top right corner of the pattern. If the designer hasn't reached back you can contact us using the 'get in touch' button below and we will do our best to assist.
If something isn't working quite right, please let us know by reporting it on our community or by clicking the 'get in touch' button below.
If you cannot access your account, there are a few things you can try. Firstly, try to reset your password. If that doesn't work, please try to use a different device or a different web browser. If the issue persists please contact us on one of our social media accounts.
If you have an issue using Ribblr on a phone or tablet please make sure you have a stable internet connection. You can also try to restart your device. If the issue persists please contact us using the 'get in touch' button below.
If you can't access or post in the community you might not be logged in. Check the top menu and click the 'log in' button. If the issue persists please contact us using the 'get in touch' button below.
If you are unable to access a pattern that you own please first make sure you are logged in to Ribblr. If the issue persists please contact us using the 'get in touch' button below.
If you need to change your user name please contact us using the 'get in touch' button below.
If you want to change your profile picture/avatar simply head to your profile by clicking 'My profile'. Click 'preferences' and then 'account.' Finally click the edit icon next to your profile picture/avatar.
Yes! Click 'Accessibility' on your personal menu to set your theme preference. By default, Ribblr follows your system's theme preference. So if your system is set to dark mode then dark mode will automatically apply on Ribblr. Ribblr community natively supports a dark theme too. You can find the theme settings on your profile by clicking 'preferences' and then 'interface.'
Yes! Click 'Accessibility' on your personal menu to force reduce motion. This will stop all animations instantly. By default, Ribblr follows your system's accessibility preferences. So if your system's reduce motion option is on then Ribblr will automatically disable all animations.
Ribblr features many accessiblity tools, including dark mode and reduce motion. We apologise if you are facing any issues using Ribblr and we would love to help. Please contact us using the 'get in touch' button below.
If you wish to deactivate your account you can use the 'get in touch' button below to send us a message. Please make sure you provide us with your name and email address. Your account will be deactivated within 72 hours. Please note: your data will be permanently deleted and you wouldn't be able to access your account anymore.