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

Issue Love Story Collection

The Love Story Collection is a collection of patterns using the beautiful Icelandic yarn Love Story Einband. New patterns will be regularly added to the collection. Made of soft Icelandic lambswool carefully selected by Hélène from Icelandic sheep farmers, Love Story Einband is a very fine lace that has all of the qualities of the Icelandic lopi wool with the softness. Love Story knits beautifully into very delicate and ethereal […]

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Gamallegur lopi sweater for men (3)

Knitting patterns and kits Gamallegur

Gamallegur, which literally means “looking old” in Icelandic, is sort of a male version of my popular Gamaldags: fairly traditional in look but modern in shape. It has a rounded neckline and refined waist shaping for a flattering fit. It has an ingenious construction, borrowed from Old Icelandic men costumes from the 18 -19th centuries: […]

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Knitting tour Hiking and knitting with the Elves

June 25th, 2017 – July 2nd, 2017 6-day knitting trek under the midnight sun in the fjords of East Iceland, Icelandic lace and plant-dying This enchanting tour takes us to the hidden treasure of the East of Iceland, mostly populated by elves. We will knit fairy like lace and hike in the untouched wilderness and […]

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Uppspuni : une mini filature en Islande!

Je suis tellement heureuse! Nous allons finalement avoir une mini filature en Islande – une minimill! Et vous pouvez aider make it happen en participant à campagne d’autofinancement (crowdfunding! Indiegogo! Imaginez des laines islandaises de toutes sortes… Pensez aussi cashmere islandais (voyez aussi ici sur les chèvres cashmere d’Islande)… Actuellement, nous avons une seule et unique filature en Islande, Ístex, qui est […]