Monthly Archives: January 2012

Nøklevann – A Frozen Lake in Marka

I have been out walking among all the skiers from Mortensrud to Nøklevann in Marka, the forest that surrounds Oslo. Østmarka is a forested area to the east of Oslo and part of the congregation of woodland areas known as Oslomarka. Østmarka nature … Continue reading

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Gift & Interior Trade Show

My book ‘To rett en vrang. Designstrikk’  is out at the Gift & Interior Trade Show at Lillestrøm, just outside of Oslo, showcasing nearly 400 exhibitors, ending tomorrow Sunday 29th January. The topic of this season’s  fair is ‘Forandring’ meaning … Continue reading

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Handweavers Studio

Handweavers Studio & Gallery in London is my yarn heaven, where I find a lot of inspiration in the neatly stacked beautiful colourful cones of yarns from the whole world of fibres. To my delight I have discovered that they … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek 2

Here is the second sneak peek of my book ‘To rett en vrang. Designstrikk’ available in Norway from the 25th January. Professional make-up and hair styling was a priority for me since I wanted different looks to go with the … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek 1

Finally, I am able to show you a sneak peek of my book ‘To rett en vrang. Designstrikk’ available in Norway from the 25th January. Professional make-up and hair styling was a priority for me since I wanted different looks … Continue reading

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Hobby Book Club

The Cappelen Damm & Tanum Hobby Book Club Magazine for January 2012 has now been sent out to its 66 000 members, with my book ‘To Rett En Vrang. Designstrikk’ as the main book of the month. The cover photo … Continue reading

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Book Cover

I have waited so long to be able to present the cover of my book and finally it is ready. Most of my friends who have seen my designs agree that the Aran Bolero, knitted in Mostly Merino Lightweight colour … Continue reading

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Design Contract

I am so happy to announce that I have received a design contract from Thomas Kvist Yarns. The patterns I make will be sold as pdfs available in both Norwegian and English, in selected yarn shops and online shops, for … Continue reading

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Masking Tape for Chart Reading

What is masking tape and why am I posting a blog about it? It was originally used in construction sites and vehicle paint shops for curing and to avoid articles from being painted but now a Japanese company has made … Continue reading

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