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Friday Fair Isle

I haven’t posted much about knitting lately, for two reasons: first, there’s been a lot of book news and I know you’re more interested in that, and secondly, I haven’t finished many projects this summer. 168 more words


Brune vanter

Lidt retro måske? Det skulle jo være så moderne.

De er strikket i 100% merino (nam nam) med et mønster fra bogen,  “Knitting fair isle mittens & gloves” af Carol Rasmussen Noble, som de tilsyneladende ikke har på Århus’ biblioteker, så jeg takker Herning Centralbibliotek og bibliotek.dk, en hjemmeside der burde vinde en eller anden Nobel pris.


Ralph Lauren Polo fair isle sweater vest

This vintage style fair isle pullover sweater vest was made by Ralph Lauren as part of their Polo line. It is made of a camel hair, wool and lambswool blend. 14 more words


Something old, something blue... Mimi's on-trend blue period!

New season on the high street has something blue in mind for the latest wears.
Seen here in oasis new in…

Here at the loft. Mimi , of course, has her vintage blue (and white) range that offers on trend styling for late summer. 532 more words

Vintage Fashion

Domestic Goddess - Not Quite!

I have never been a very “domesticated” person. I did Housecraft until matric and my mother tried very hard to teach me the basics of cooking and housework. 384 more words


Hip to be Square - Banana Split III

Welcome to the Hip to be Square posts

The target: Come up with 78 unique fairisle patterns to be turned into a throw.

The handicaps: My knitting machine works on an 8 x8 stitch pattern repeat and unfortunately she pre-dates push cards so everything has to be manually punched in. 37 more words