“Jessica Marshall Forbes, one of the site’s two founders, remembers the early days of Ravelry well. ‘You know, we just wanted to make a nice Web site about yarn,’ she told me. ‘I look back on it now, like, ‘Oh, it wasn’t so bad.’ Because look what we’re dealing with now.'” The New Yorker: How Politics Tested Ravelry and the Crafting Community. (They used to be a such a close-knit community…)