Featuring the Icelandic hammer rose motif, this yoke is named for the dogged protagonist of Halldór Laxness’s dry and incisive Independent People (1954), on whose arrested potential much of the novel turns
Time for an update? I finished the hoodie a while ago. Since then, I've been knitting a hat for a baby. I decided to make a beaded one, similar to the blue one I made for Hjalti a year ago, but with a fancy edge, since it is a baby girl. Since I had to…
Var að klára þessa lopapeysu úr tvöföldum plötulopa. Munstrið er mín eigin aðlögun á einhverju gömlu munstri sem ég man ekki hvað heitir ......
The Iconic Icelandic Sweater: Past and Present
The traditional Icelandic sweater is finding new life in Reykjavik, as young designers take inspiration from the past for their contemporary designs.
Tolt Yarn and Wool — Wood Folk Knits - Julia Reddy
Woodland Design in ash lettlopi. My favourite lopapeysa that I own. I was raised in a making family. My childhood was filled with my Mom’s handmade items of all sorts, quilts, dresses, dolls and of course, little Icelandic sweaters. My Scottish Great Grandmother taught my 8 year old Mom how to knit. I think
New Favorites: Dark yoke sweaters - Fringe Association
One of the most endlessly irresistible things to me is a colorwork yoke sweater done all in neutrals with the body in charcoal or black. It’s so striking and rich and magical somehow. I could list countless examples, but these are the two that have most recently been haunting my dreams: TOP: Carrie Bostick Hoge’s […]
romashkoo's Gray again
Приз за конкурсные носки надо использовать по назначению :) 15.02.2013 - 20см корпуса 16.02.2013 - 35 см копуса. 19.02.2013 - рукава почти готовы, а корпус надо перевязывать, маловат. 09.03.2013 ...