Category Archives: in progress

defrogging

I’ve restarted a frogged project. It’s the Damson shawl from Ysolda Teague. Last time I didn’t like the fabric I created, too loose. But somehow I never could find another shawl I wanted to knit from the yarn (Malabrigo sock, … Continue reading

Posted in in progress | 1 Comment

Colors

Finally past the fair isle part on the Halla sweater, so I could see how the colors work together. And it looks just like I pictured it in my head. Fair isle is fun! Halla is not a fast knit … Continue reading

Posted in in progress, knitting | 1 Comment

A nice weekend in September

I made my first jam today of wild berries: sloes, hawthorn berries, and rose hips. We harvested them two days ago and I kept them in the freezer for two nights. I was really curious if it would work out, … Continue reading

Posted in in progress, knitting, life | 4 Comments

Fair Isle

I knitted quite a lot in my holiday, especially in the car when driving to and from Sweden. I took the Fair Isle Yoke with me to knit, the yarn is strong enough to survive camping. It is a fairly … Continue reading

Posted in in progress, knitting | Leave a comment

More summer projects

I keep on starting new projects. This is Fair Isle Yoke from the book A Stitch in Time. It’s one of my favourite knitting books, but I somehow never started a project from it, although I bought yarn for three … Continue reading

Posted in in progress | Leave a comment

Summer hats

I’m not knitting much lately. I don’t know what it is, it all seems a bit boring suddenly. Maybe it’s just that it’s summer. Maybe it’s my first knitting dip. On the positive side I am drawing much more lately. … Continue reading

Posted in in progress | 1 Comment

Bored

I think I am going to rip out another project. I started Paloma from the new Kim Hargreaves book in Pure Wool DK. But somehow this yarn choice doesn’t work out. It looks better in a shinier yarn I think. … Continue reading

Posted in in progress, yarn | 2 Comments