Here is part of a response from Janlynn Corporation about the competing website.
Certainly we will turn over 123stitch.net to our wonderful friends Jim
and Joanne for NO COST … with our sincere apologies that this has
happened (I have a call and an email into Jim already). It was absolutely
our fault for overlooking this on the list of names that we were provided
by our SEO firm to register -- we cannot escape blame for this oversight
... we can only offer our apologies to you all and especially to Jim and
Joanne, whom we adore for the wonderful work they have done in our
Please keep frequenting 123Stitch.com for their message board, their
wonderful selection of craft products, and their tremendous customer
Thank you to Janlynn Corporation for addressing and correcting the problem promptly and with grace.