Category: knitting

Stitches
embroidery, knitting

Stitches

The feather portrait is progressing slowly. This projects wants to take it's time it seems. I have added some smaller feathers and the collar of the dress since the last...

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March 18, 2015
The baby knits kit
knitting

The baby knits kit

Last week my knitting was all baby knits. A friend of mine is expecting and it's her first baby so she will need some baby knits, right? It started so harmless...

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February 24, 2015
welcoming new family members
knitting

welcoming new family members

May I present you Mo the kitten. She is occupying my seacoast sweater at the moment - turns out she likes natural sheep wool. With Mo, the extremely curious and...

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February 3, 2015
natural wool
knitting

natural wool

Contains Advertisement I stumbled across the wonderful podcast Woolful by Ashley who is also going to built up a wool mill. There are some great people she speaks...

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January 23, 2015
storing preciousness
diy, embroidery, knitting

storing preciousness

January is for organizing - sorting through storage - planning - tidying up over here. I want to show you some of my storage "containers" for precious craft things.

1. the...

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January 12, 2015
brioche hat continued
knitting

brioche hat continued

I finished the brioche pattern hat. It's way too big (my son can cover his whole head in it if he turns down the brim...). *sigh* Brioche stitch stretches so...

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December 20, 2014
Ganders and felt stars
embroidery, knitting

Ganders and felt stars

Contains Advertisement The gander socks are making progress. I'm working at the second sock now and left the grafting of the toe for later (because I love grafting so much, that...

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December 18, 2014
spring kerchief continued
knitting

spring kerchief continued

Contains Advertisement I finished the spring kerchief! I used up 3 50g skeins of green and white (3 each color) of Drops SilkAlpaka. The yarn is very delicate and perfect for...

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December 16, 2014
The Gander socks
knitting

The Gander socks

Contains Advertisement We made a little shopping trip to the next big town and there was yarn. The next thing I remember is me paying for 4 skeins of sock yarn....

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December 15, 2014
the spring kerchief
knitting

the spring kerchief

Contains Advertisement Do you sometimes see a picture on the net and just KNOW you have to start it right away? It happens sometimes over here. Yesterday has been such a...

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December 12, 2014
christmas diys and patterns
diy, knitting

christmas diys and patterns

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With the holidays coming soon the christmas related patterns get out of their dark hole and can shine for a little moment again.

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December 3, 2014
brioche swatching
knitting

brioche swatching

After all the embroidery posts lately, I'm doing some knitting again! What started as a hat version of the trigonometric loop developped into a completely new project (surprise - surprise!)....

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November 21, 2014
new KUMO hat pattern
knitting

new KUMO hat pattern

KUMO is a winterproof hat with a beautiful cably texture and easy to knit. The pattern includes instructions for a slouchy and a men's version. The pattern has a chart...

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November 10, 2014
Alyn pullover - finished
knitting

Alyn pullover – finished

Contains Advertisement This pullover is finished since May (yes, it's the perfect summer garment - not) and I never got around photographing it. Yesterday I finally managed it on our walk...

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September 29, 2014
a cardigan for her
knitting

a cardigan for her

I finished the burgundy cardigan for my daughter. The edges are made with i-Cords, so is the closure for the buttons. The cardigan is worked to-down and with the sleeves...

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May 13, 2014