Postcards from the Hiking and Knitting Tour under the Midnight Sun 2016

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A wonderful Hiking and knitting tour under the Midnight Sun in the troll Peninsula with wild flowers, waterfalls, beautiful mountains topped with snow, a lot of sun, a bit of fog, a dash of rain, lots of wool and much much more!

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The knitting thema for this tour were the traditional Icelandic mittens.

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It’s midnight on this picture! There”s a bit of fog but the sun is not far away!

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Knitting break in the wild with Theodora‘s canadian cousin.

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That day fearless knitters cut a steek (because it’s what we do in Iceland)  and crossed a glacial river. And yes the water was glacier cold! 

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The only man in the tour…

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…and now a knitter! Conversion succeeded (almost)!

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We learn all sorts of traditional techniques and new skills during the tour and the result of the workshop? What the heck, an awfull troll!!?

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Everyone also worked on “real” mittens with confidence! See some patterns and kits here.

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We may have missed a few stitches during the soccer match!…

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