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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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Icelandic Spring shawl Gryla blue

Knitting patterns and kits Icelandic Spring shawl

This lovely lace shawl designed by Hélène Magnússon with the colors of spring retains the main characteristics of the traditional Icelandic lace shawls: the very popular spider lace, undulating striped patterns, a lacy edge and a boomerang shape but here very accentuated making the shawl sit beautifully around the shoulders. Knitted from the top down on big […]

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Hiking and knitting with the Elves 2014 (27)

Knitting tour Hiking and knitting with the Elves

July 4th, 2015 – July 11th, 2015: CONFIRMED 6-day knitting trek under the midnight sun in the fjords of East Iceland, Icelandic lace and plant-dying Price: 320.000 ISKSingle supplement: 13.600 ISK, only available in ReykjavíkGroup size: 6 – 12 This enchanting tour takes us to the hidden treasure of the East of Iceland, mostly populated by elves. […]

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La lopapeysa de la mariée

#bloggingtuesday + 1  De temps en temps, je prends des commandes pour des pulls finis, parmi mes modèles. Le plus souvent, je fais appel à une tricoteuse professionnelle après avoir apporté les modifications ou adaptations nécessaires (taille, forme, ajoût d’une capuche, etc…) au patron. Au printemps dernier, j’ai reçu une demande très spéciale d’une jeune fille hollandaise […]