Teen Crafter's Business Booms, But Cousin Wants Payback for Gifted Machine 😲

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We all love receiving gifts that align with our passions, right? Well, imagine receiving the perfect gift and then being asked to pay for it later! 😳 That's exactly what happened to a 17-year-old girl who's passionate about crafting. She received a knitting machine from her cousin as a birthday gift, and it turned out to be a game-changer for her small business. But when her cousin found out that the machine was being used to make a profit, she demanded to be paid back the full price of the machine! 😱 Let's dive into the story...

A Crafty Teen's Dream Gift 🎁

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The Knitting Machine Arrives 🧶

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Gratitude and Creativity Unleashed 🥰

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Mastering the Machine 🧵

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A Small Business is Born 🛍️

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Knitted Items Steal the Show 🌟

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Cousin Discovers the Business 💼

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Payback Time? 💸

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To Pay or Not to Pay? 🤔

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Gifted Machine Sparks Family Drama 😨

So, our crafty protagonist is faced with a dilemma: should she pay back her cousin for the knitting machine that was given as a gift, just because it's now helping her small business thrive? 😕 It's a tough call, considering she's paying for all the other materials herself and the machine was a gift in the first place. But, she doesn't want any family drama, so she's considering just paying her cousin back to avoid problems. 💔 Let's see what the internet has to say about this sticky situation...

Gifted machine, your business. Cousin wants payback? NTA wins 👏

ParsimoniousSalad | ParsimoniousSalad

Don't let your cousin guilt you, keep crafting! 🧶👍

FerretGoddessMevi | FerretGoddessMevi

26-year-old crafter defends gifted machine against entitled cousin 😱

coraldomino | coraldomino

No take-backs, no refunds, no debts owed. Don't reward them. 🙌

Urbanyeti0 | Urbanyeti0

Gifts don't come with strings attached 🙌🏼

AceOfGargoyes17 | AceOfGargoyes17

Petty but effective solution to entitled cousin's demands 😂

kwhorona | kwhorona

Gifted machine inspires booming business, but cousin wants payback 😒

Admirable-Sympathy27 | Admirable-Sympathy27

Stand up for yourself and don't let your cousin profit. 💪

Irmaplotz | Irmaplotz

Petty but satisfying revenge plan against entitled cousin 😂

Clean_College7053 | Clean_College7053

Gifted machine, profitable business, entitled cousin 😒🎁💰

caramilk_twirl | caramilk_twirl

Don't let miserable people control you. Do what makes you happy! 😊

NotNormallyHere | NotNormallyHere

Gifted machine, gifted business. NTA for using your gift.

ConfusionPossible590 | ConfusionPossible590

Gifts are meant to be used as one wishes 👍. Cousin is an AH.

applejax1012 | applejax1012

Cousin can't dictate how you use a gifted machine. NTA 👏

drag0nh0ard | drag0nh0ard

Jealous cousin demands money for gift to child. NTA wins.

Classic-Internal-351 | Classic-Internal-351

Cousin gifts machine, wants control. OP not the a**hole. 🙏

stonerd808 | stonerd808

Cousin's jealousy doesn't justify demanding a gifted machine back. 😒

Mythbird | Mythbird

Sassy response to entitled cousin's demand for payback. NTA 😎

resource_minding | resource_minding

Generous crafter refuses to pay back cousin for gifted machine 😊

Fun_Woodpecker7095 | Fun_Woodpecker7095

Sewing machine gift drama: cousin's an idiot. NTA 😒

Lady_Fel001 | Lady_Fel001

Gift-giver happy with successful use of gift, not payback. NTA 😊

_gadget_girl | _gadget_girl

Cousin accuses teen crafter of not sharing profits. Commenters disagree. 😂

SoakedKoala | SoakedKoala

Jealous cousin demands payback for gifted knitting machine? NTA, obviously.

Plenty_Metal_1304 | Plenty_Metal_1304

Cousin wants a cut of your business? NTA, they're ridiculous. 😲

Intelligent_Shine_54 | Intelligent_Shine_54

Gifted machine for business, cousin demands payback. NTA stands firm.

30ninjazinmybag | 30ninjazinmybag

Generous crafter faces family drama over gifted machine 🤷

Condimentary | Condimentary

Generous gift sparks greedy cousin's demand for payback 🤔

Artistic_Tough5005 | Artistic_Tough5005

Cousin wants payback for gifted machine, commenters say NTA 😊

Bea3ce | Bea3ce

Teen's cousin demands payback for gifted machine. Commenters say NTA 😊

Melodic_Sail_6193 | Melodic_Sail_6193

Teen crafter not obligated to pay cousin for gifted machine 😊

TheBlueLady39 | TheBlueLady39

Politely decline gifts from cousin to avoid future conflicts 🙂

shennagian | shennagian

Using a gift for its intended purpose? NTA wins 🙌

sjw_7 | sjw_7

Gifts with strings attached? NTA for not accepting it back 😏

Draculamb | Draculamb

Generosity has its limits, NTA. Don't let entitlement prevail. 🙄

Gypsy-Nyx | Gypsy-Nyx

Teen's crafting tool causes family drama. Cousin wants payback 🤷🏻‍♀️

Syd_Lexia | Syd_Lexia

Jealousy over gifted machine? NTA, disregard cousin's demands. 😒

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Gifts that keep on giving 🎁

SpacingCowboy | SpacingCowboy

Jealous cousin demands payback for gifted machine, but NTA prevails 😎

SportQuirky9203 | SportQuirky9203

Crafty teen's success causes family drama over gifted machine 🤔

Peskypoints | Peskypoints

Gifted machine comes with strings attached, return it instead 👋

Violet351 | Violet351

Embrace the gift! NTA for using it and enjoying it 😊

LaPete11 | LaPete11

Gifts don't come with strings attached 💞. NTA, keep your earnings.

JuliaX1984 | JuliaX1984

Gifts should come without strings attached 💞. NTA stands firm.

Dardreamz | Dardreamz

Generous gift turned sour. NTA for using it. Shop link please? 😊

Achilles_der_V | Achilles_der_V

Return the gift, buy equivalent, embarrass her, go no contact 😒

Cimb0m | Cimb0m

Crafty comeback! Teen entrepreneur owes cousin nothing for gifted machine 🤩

Winter_Dragonfly_452 | Winter_Dragonfly_452

Cousin gifts machine but forbids making money? NTA, keep crafting!

amethystwyvern | amethystwyvern

Teen's crafting success sparks greedy cousin's oinking behavior. #NTA

elderoriens | elderoriens

Supportive comment, advises to cut off entitled cousin. 👍

Throwdwnthrowaway | Throwdwnthrowaway

Cousin's jealousy over teen's success is not her problem 😒

HappyGardener52 | HappyGardener52

NTA! Gift is not an investment. Compromise: custom item or ignore.

Vita-vi | Vita-vi

Generous gift, no strings attached. Cousin's demand is tacky. 😒

BeTheCheeto | BeTheCheeto

Using a gifted machine for its purpose doesn't require payback 👍

thatguysuba | thatguysuba

Teen's cousin demands payment for gifted machine, commenter suggests payment plan 💰

Allie614032 | Allie614032

Craft store owner defends gifting supplies, family should be supportive 😊

MadameCat | MadameCat

Gift is a gift. You're not obligated to use it differently 😊

JustAnotherSaddy | JustAnotherSaddy

Gifted machine, sold crafts, and now cousin wants payback? NTA!

breaking_sad_ | breaking_sad_

Cousin wants payback for gifted machine? NTA, they are.

EnviousRobin | EnviousRobin

Gift-giving gone wrong 😕 Cousin demands payback for machine

PM_ME_SEXIST_OPINION | PM_ME_SEXIST_OPINION

Crafting for profit? NTA says it's absurd, and we agree!

allydelarge | allydelarge

Pay back the cousin and minimize contact. Be gracious and aloof. 😊

authorized_sausage | authorized_sausage

Generous gift leads to successful business, no guilt necessary. NTA! 😊

SorbetPersuasion | SorbetPersuasion

Starting a business doesn't mean buying a second machine 🤷‍♀️

ForTheLoveOfGiraffe | ForTheLoveOfGiraffe

Gifted machine, no payback demanded. NTA 👍

GibsonGirl55 | GibsonGirl55

Jealous cousin demands payback for gifted machine, commenter says NTA 😊

DesignerBag96 | DesignerBag96

Cousin gifted a machine, has no right to claim profits 😍

Effective-Several | Effective-Several

Receiving a gift with strings attached? 🤔 Not cool. NTA

KetoLurkerHere | KetoLurkerHere

Gifted tools don't negate someone's right to earn from them 👍

WantToBelieveInMagic | WantToBelieveInMagic

Generous gift sparks business success and parenting inspiration 😍

Wild_Pomegranate5772 | Wild_Pomegranate5772

Cousin wants payback for gifted machine? NTA shut them down 😲

lorinabaninabanana | lorinabaninabanana

Cousin forgets gift means no control, jealous of your success 😎

Material_Mushroom_x | Material_Mushroom_x

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