Monthly Archives: May 2013

Super Sweet Blogger Award

I have been nominated for the Super Sweet Blogger Award by Mary Jo of whatzitknitz and I am thrilled! Thank you! All I have to do to accept it, is to nominate 12 other Super Sweet Blogs and answer 5 simple questions … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Inside The Thief

We have a surprise for you, Siri of the Thief wrote as a comment on my blogpost – the-thief-in-oslo – on the fabulous hotel and indeed, it was! I went along, with husband in tow, to receive what I believed to be a … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments

Regal Purple

I knew straight away that I had to design in this regal purple, which is slightly darker in real life, and could not wait to receive it. It is another divine mercerized cotton called Perle 12/6 (yes – it does … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Group on Ravelry & Our Independence Day

I did it! I have set up a group on Ravelry and one of the responses was “Finally!”. Oh, I must admit I am enjoying this! To call the group “Linda Marveng Fans” was way over the top for me … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

New Favourite Yarn: Blue Sky Alpacas Metalico

I have just discovered an incredibly gorgeous yarn. “Luxury as nature intended! Naturally occurring shades of baby alpaca blended with mulberry silk create an undyed shimmering palette of gleaming whites to silvery grays and flecked golds” well said and done … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 8 Comments

Milanese Lace Shawl by Jane Brindley

I am so delighted to show you Janie’s Milanese Shawl, designed for my book, knitted in the original yarn Wollmeise Lace in Sabrina, a stunning teal shade photo-graphed on her mother. Janie ordered the yarn from Loop in London by … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 15 Comments

New Design: Summer Leaves Sweater

A deep rich wine red shade was a perfect choice for a leaf vines stitch pattern in lace, which makes up the sleeves of this summer sweater. The A-shape is created by the frame to the lace pattern and worked … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | 19 Comments

Our Neighborhood

Spring is finally here and the last of the snow has melted. Our neighborhood is busy again and our neighbors can be spotted in their gardens. We still need to do some gardening, but have been to IKEA to buy … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | 8 Comments

Mulberry Silk Jacket by Nina Hove Myhre

My friend Nina has finished her 3. project from my book, and I am thrilled to show you the spectacular photos taken of her with gorgeous company at an alpaca farm, called Alpakka enghaugen here in Norway, close to Fredrikstad to … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments