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Virus shawl

Virus shawl

The Virus shawl is a very popular crochet pattern. And of course I wanted to make it too 😀 When I bought my Souffle skein , I thought it would be perfect for that pattern. I started in January and finished it a few days […]

Knitting in Ireland

Knitting in Ireland

Ireland had its awesome yarn festival Woollinn, just a few days after I flew out of Dublin. Bad luck, but when I bought my tickets, the dates for Woollinn were not yet announced and when they were it was already too expensive to change date […]

The Whiskey Spring Shrug, pattern by Faye Kennington (ukeeknits)

The Whiskey Spring Shrug, pattern by Faye Kennington (ukeeknits)

This weekend I finished test knitting for a lovely shrug pattern by Faye Kennigton (ukeeknits on Ravelry). I really enjoy Faye’s designs, she has awesome stranded knitting patterns. Faye’s patterns are easy to understand and very well laid. The Whiskey Spring Shrug is a shrug […]

Magic Star Cowl – free knitting pattern

Magic Star Cowl – free knitting pattern

The Magic Star Cowl came to live when I was looking at what to do with Magic Star yarn, that I bought a year ago. It’s a very artsy yarn, with mohair flavor and sequins 🙂 I thought that a cowl would do for one […]

Flying Geese Shawl by Charlotte Quiggle

Flying Geese Shawl by Charlotte Quiggle

I was looking for a shawl pattern to make a shawl for my mom. I didn’t want to knit the Twindom again, it’s beautiful, but I wanted us to have different shawls. I stumbled across Flying geese on Ravelry and loved it!