Hey knitters, do you know the difference between a mountain ski ride and knitting a lopi sweater? Well there is none!
Once you have chosen the colors and the pattern…
… start endless stocking stitch…
Endless… you may even start another knitting project in between…
Until the very last sleeve at least…
And then finally comes the reward: the yoke!
But let’s not forget the finitions, always longer than you think!
That was last week-end on Esja mountain!
Featured handknits were:
Click on links under (in grey) to access the patterns/kits:
- Starri mittens
- Fína Hyrna shawl in Volcanic red size 1
- Fimmvörðuháls cardigan in black
- Útivist sweater
- Umhleypingar cowl (on my needles) in Moss green, Anis green and Raven black
How was your week-end?
PS: the hat is Icelandic wool but machine-made, a gift from Kidka wool factory when we visited las year with a knitting group