How to knit a simple neckline — The Craft Sessions
I took part in the #LilaKAL that is going on at the moment. On My Making List 2015 was a warm sweater for me and I decided that this would be a quick way of getting it done. I held two yarns together - a strand of Pear Tree 8ply seconds and a strand of Isager Tvinni. It gave me a gauge of 16 sti
Inspired by the beautiful traditional Latvian mittens of the book Mittens of Latvia. The front features a repeating daisy pattern which heavily draws it inspiration from the book, however, the palm side of the mitten is knit in a different pattern, drawing inspiration from traditional Nordic patterns. The overall shape of the mitten is one of a Latvian mitten, not featuring any shaping for the thumb.
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