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Issue Gilitrutt Collection

The Gilitrutt Collection is a collection of patterns using the beautiful Icelandic yarn Gilitrutt Tvíband. New patterns will be regularly addded to the collection. Made of soft Icelandic lambswool carefully selected by Hélène from Icelandic sheep farmers, Gilitrutt Tvíband is a plied lace that has all of the qualities of the Icelandic lopi wool with the softness. Versatile, it can be knitted on […]

Fina hyrna, triangular Icelandic lace shawl -size 3 - Moss green

Knitting patterns and kits Fína hyrna

Fína hyrna is a very lovely triangular shawl. The recurrent spider lace motif that you can see in many other Icelandic shawls published by Hélène is knitted from the bottom up, making a nice change for those already familiar with the motif. Stitches are then picked up along the cast on edge and the lace border knitted. As well […]


Knitting tour Authentic Iceland Hiking and Knitting Tour

September 20th-27th, 2017 6-day hiking and knitting tour, sleeping in a Museum, sheep-round up, hot springs, lace dresses This enchanting tour takes us to an authentic and peaceful hideaway, located right by the edge of Northern Europe’s biggest wilderness. There, we will experience the spirit of the Old Icelandic culture, participate in a sheep round up, […]


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Vacances Tricot à Reykjavík

Le voyage de tricot d’automne a été immédiatement suivi par un autre voyage privé basé essentiellement à Reykjavik: nous en avons profité pour visiter pas mal de boutiques de laine et artisans locaux et sommes même allées au vernissage d’une exposition de tricot. Nous n’avons quitté la ville qu’un jour pour faire la visite du fameux triangle […]