Category Archives: knitting

Alouette

I wanted a new project to take with me to Australia, so I started Alouette from Rowan Vintage Style. I’ve been bored to death with my stocking stitch sweaters lately, so something in lace for a change. This change really … Continue reading

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FO post

I didn’t make FO photographs all winter. Terribly lazy isn’t it? But at first it seemed like it was always raining, and after that it was too cold. Anyway, it’s spring now, and this is my Damson. Knitted in Malabrigo … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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summer projects

A whole lot of frogged knitting projects since the last time I wrote. I wanted to knit more from my stash. I liked the Nancy pattern from Louisa Hardings’ Ianthe booklet very much. I thought I could use the Rowan … Continue reading

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Update

My arms are getting better so I’ve knitted a bit more. The left front of Olivia is done. It’s really an achievement! I now only have to do the right front and than the sewing and finishing can start. I … Continue reading

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