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I usually drop them a note and let them know - I think you’d be surprised at how much they DO pay attention to their messages.
I think even serious pattern writers with oodles of test-knitters and/or technical editors end up with errors or ambiguities and welcome input from we ‘little people’ - and will welcome feedback - even of the critical type. Who knows? Maybe they’ll put you on their list of test-knitters for their next fabulous design - and you can be the first in your knitting group to get a peek at it! :) I can dream, can’t I?
yet another flawed pattern on ravelry. seriously, people, if you’re going to share your pattern, read it through (or better yet, knit it as it’s written) and make sure it’s right