Summer SALE

It’s summer, it’s vacation time and it’s World Wide Knit in Public Day! Can there be better reasons to  celebrate? So I have decided to have a sale on Ravelry! Receive 25 % off any of my patterns with the coupon code Summer14! Happy knitting and enjoy! Thunder and Lightning Faroese Shawl Betty’s Faroese Shawl …

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Platform 9 3/4

My Hogwarts Express is finally finished (of course it had to be a little later than planned – it’s named after a train!) The lovely pattern is Hogwarts Express by Susan Ashcroft and the yarn is Regia Xmas.

A journey of a thousand miles…

A journey of a thousand miles...

… begins with a single step. I guess that is also true for a journey of finishing a thousand WIPS, so I found it only fitting to finish my socks first.

The other pair of socks has been frogged. I obviously need even bigger needles when knitting socks in the Portuguese way.

So, I got rid of two projects (yeah) and started only one: Susan Ashcroft’s Hogwarts Express: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/hogwarts-express (no photo yet, I only have a little bit of green garter stitch).

THE TRUTH

Pattern: None, just spiral socks Yarn: Regia Super Jacquard Color, Colorway 07203   I love the look of the yarn in the ball, but I don’t care too much for the way it looks knitted up… But at least they are almost done 🙂   Pattern: Simple & Sweet by Hope Vickman Yarn: Sesia Mistral …

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Betty

This is a photo of my great-grandmother, Betty. I remember many happy times as a child, when I was allowed to spend the night at her house. She made me custard with strawberries (which I still love to this day), we played Ludo or watched soccer. Yes, she loved soccer and would get up in …

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