Nat S Ford (natf) wrote,
Nat S Ford

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WARNING: Online Yarn Store SCAM!

moderngypsy of Lime and Violet fame has just posted a long LJ post about an online yarn store scammer and the latest, beyond the pale scam. The vendor is pretending cancer to avoid making deliveries and to garner sympathy sales:

"… And worse, they're busted and ARE NOT GIVING UP THE LIE. An employee came forward and meekly announced that no, it's all a lie, and they couldn't keep quiet anymore. And MCY's Zach and Danielle are STILL posting on websites and forums and anywhere they can about Danielle's horrible "illness" and how they're selling off all the yarn to pay for her treatment and oh, god, won't you please help the poor, ailing Danielle? …"
Tags: online, scam, yarn

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