Tanja moved from Germany to Switzerland to be with her husband. In what seems like another life now she studied Chemistry at university. Miles and miles of stockinette or garter bore her to death most of the time. That’s why her patterns usually have lace, cables or color work and tutorials to go with them so every knitter can join the fun. When she‘s not knitting, she is playing the piano or on the computer, dreaming about moving to Scandinavia, reading, sewing, taking photos or cuddling her three cats.

Lucky numbers

What’s your lucky number? A lot of people answer this with seven (personally, I’d say 2) and when I started designing this shawl with its seven panels, I knew I wanted to call it Lucky Seven. Lucky Seven Shawl is a slightly asymmetric crescent shawl with an interesting construction – it consists of 7 wedges …

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Waving Trees

I know that it’s just 3 days till Halloween, but that isn’t celebrated much where I live. Neither do we celebrate Thanksgiving. So, for me, the next big holiday is Christmas. And that’s less than two months away! Today is the first day that is much colder – Indian summer is definitely over. I’m sitting …

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