The Sparkles Cable Top : when mohair meets glamourous sparkles

Sparkles Cable top strikkes i et stykke fra bunden op til ærmegab, hvor den deles i for- og bagstykke og fortsættes separat (hvert stykke færdigstrikkes hver for sig). Bunden med snoning er strikket først, syet sammen så den danner en bund som fortsættes rundt ved at maskerne samles op langs den øverste kant. Garnet brugtContinue reading “The Sparkles Cable Top : when mohair meets glamourous sparkles”

The Roxy sweater : Say hello to balloon sleeves and open back

Roxy blusen er en komfortabel pullover med elegant V-halskant på bagsiden, som passer perfekt til simple jeans som en pæn dagligdagskombination. Den er strikket i ét stykke, oppefra med raglan og rigtig store ballonærmer i et blødt og tykt garn ligesom Baby Llama garnet jeg fandt hos Juniper Moon Farm. Forstykket er kortere end bagstykketContinue reading “The Roxy sweater : Say hello to balloon sleeves and open back”

My first baby step into the knitting pattern world

I finally made it! My very first knitting pattern is online and what a loooong road it has been… Ok, so I guess I started into this project, as usual, slightly overoptimistic without a clue as to how many mountains I’d have to surmount to get it done. First, there was the actual pattern writing,Continue reading “My first baby step into the knitting pattern world”

How do you eat an elephant?

You might know this phrase, which I heard for the first time a year or so ago, while listening to one of the many audiobooks in my list, destined to make me a more organized, a happier me. The answer to the question? One bite at a time. This thought has been with me nowContinue reading “How do you eat an elephant?”