The reunion – Postcards from the Hiking and Knitting Tour under the Midnight Sun 2015

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The Hiking and Knitting under the Midnight Sun was a brand new tour I offered this summer: that may explain why, of the 12 participants, 8 were coming back on a tour with me for the second, the third or even the fourth time! They didn’t all know each other but had maybe gone on a same tour at different times and had a lot to talk and laugh about. As for me, I’m just humbled that so many of you keep coming again and again… I would never have imagined 5 years ago that this concept of mixing together hiking and knitting would attract so many of you, that knitters from all over the world would start training to come in a tour with me… who said knitting was not a sport! But for now, a “few” pictures from this wonderful tour with the Trolls and 2 dolls.

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Fleece bonding

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Crowberry juice

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Knitting break

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Difficult to catch sheep … even on the camera !

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Icelandic wool, handspun and handyed in France, and coming back to iceland to show off. Love!

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Three Icelandic Spring shawls!

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Our guesthouse

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Trolls two-two mittens… (don’t ask, we got a bit crazy…probably the glacial river to blame!)



Photo credit @Lisa C.


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Late evening knitting on the porch 

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Well, it’s midnight, absolutely!

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 Skál! Cheers! See you next time dear friends!


  1. It was wonderful Helene. I’m certain I’ll be back for a third time!

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