Monthly Archives: September 2013

Great Little Gifts to Knit by Jean Moss – Interview and Giveaway

I am delighted to be part of Jean Moss’ blog tour for the newly published Great Little Gifts to Knit (GLGTK) and was given the chance of previewing the book as well as interviewing her. As if that was not … Continue reading

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Made By Me Magazine App Launched

The Norwegian Knitting, Crocheting, Sewing and Hobby Magazine, created in collaboration with designer Tine Solheim, is now available as an App in English. Yes, I do know it well not because I have designed for it, but because I have … Continue reading

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Cablewing Accessories Pattern Released

Cablewing Wrap, Cowl and Wristwarmers. Cablewings surrounded by lace give these accessories a flowery expression. They coordinate with the Cablewing Sweater; for a wonderfully regal look pair the wrap with the sweater. It is warm, practical but also decorative. All … Continue reading

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Japanese Patterns Workshop Report

My Japanese Patterns workshop was a success, and I enjoyed every minute just as everyone else present. To my delight Nina Hove Myhre, the study leader from Larvik Husflidslag was wearing my design; the Summer Leaves Sweater which she recently test knitted, … Continue reading

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Pickles’ New Shop in Oslo

I have finally managed to visit the new Pickles’ new yarn shop at Grünerløkka in Oslo. It is bright, airy and tidy unlike their previous shop but that was their in their warehouse, so no wonder really. Pickles is the … Continue reading

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Patent Poncho Pattern Released

Inspired by all the Fisherman’s rib patterns in fashion, I have designed a poncho in an oversized sweater style with longs splits in the side. The poncho is knitted in parts to create a contrast between the unstructured cable and the … Continue reading

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Workshop Schedule

The summer has finally ended, and the autumn workshop schedule has began for me. I am  currently adding the final touches to a new workshop, I have called “Japanske Mønstre”/Japanese Patterns. How do you interpret those schematic drawings with sets … Continue reading

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New design: Lace Ridge Top & Cowl

I have finished my summer top, far behind my own deadline as usual. A casual, stretchy long sleeveless top in an open lace ridge pattern, with a boat neck and a high twisted rib to be worn on your hips. The … Continue reading

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