Lopi set for Bjarni doll (3)

Issue 06 – Regnbogi

Regnbogi means rainbow in Icelandic and is the name of this 6th Issue of The Icelandic Knitter. You will often see rainbows in Iceland: the weather changes so quickly that very often we have sun, rain, snow and wind, all at the same time, whatever the season is, would it be summer or winter. It has […]

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Solblom Icelandic tam Eastern (5)

Knitting patterns and kits Sólblóm

This lovely tam is a quick and happy knit. Two versions of the same tam are offered:  the first one with an allover stranded motif is a good project to practice colorwork whereas the second version uses all sorts of decreases and increases to create decorative embossed leaves. You probably guessed already that Sólblóm means sunflower […]

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SheepRoundUp

Knitting tour Spinning and knitting the Icelandic wool

Departure: 13th – 20th September 2014 (day 0 to day 7) 7 days working with Icelandic wool with short easy walks Price: 285.000 ISKSingle supplement: 13.000 ISK, only available at ReykjavíkGroup size: 6 – 12 This early fault tour will take us through the whole process of working the Icelandic wool: rounding and sorting the sheep, […]

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Cartes postales du voyage de tricot au Nord de l’Islande 2014

  Voici des photos du Voyage de tricot au Nord de l’Islande 2014: je ne suis pas sûre comment j’ai fait ça, mais je n’ai aucune photo de notre groupe hétéroclite venant de France, Suisse, Allemagne, Etats-unis, Australie et Nouvelle-Zélande! Ni des moufles rebrodées de Skagafjörður qu’elles ont toutes tricotées durant le voyage, un macareux […]