Monthly Archives: November 2013

A Tradition that Inspires

Such a perfect way to spend an evening! I was encouraged by Makeløs/Remarkable stylist Kristin Elise Halkjelsvik, see bakketunet, to attend an evening with two small presentations by talented jewelry designer Siri Berrefjord of Fredenshavn and knitwear designer Thea Glimsdal Temte of HotNok/Hot Enough … Continue reading

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Design in Progress: Autumn Symphony

I am working on another A-line jacket in a leaves pattern in a deep red melange in the stunning Ask, a pure Sport/5 ply wool from Hifa using a 3.5 mm/US 4 with 315 m/344 yds per 100 g, see … Continue reading

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New Design: Nora Sweater

I planned to include this sweater in my knitting book, but it was not finished in time. It was still in parts, so I decided to have another go at it last year, knitting from scratch. I changed the bottom … Continue reading

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Cloudy Morning

The clouds were sweeping across the fjord yesterday morning. My husband captured this dramatic photo from our terrace of their movement. The clouds seemed to glide gracefully along the fjord before they disappeared, and a bright blue sky appeared. We … Continue reading

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LaChaise in Clotheshorse Fall/Winter 2013

My design has been published in the recently published Fall/Winter issue of Clotheshorse digital magazine. I am delighted with Heather Dixon’s photography and styling as well as the stunning model, Natalie! In my design submission in response to their experimental … Continue reading

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Finish-Free Knits by Kristen Tendyke

I know at lot of knitters who prefer to minimize the amount of finishing and especially avoid sewing if they can. Kristen Tendyke encourages every knitter to try an unfamiliar technique in her introduction, and I want to see what … Continue reading

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Photo Shoot Pics – Part Two: Arcade Vest

Here are my favorite photos of the Arcade Vest, modeled by stunning dancer Francesca Golfetto, captured by brilliant photographer Kim Müller taken at the Astrup Fearnley Museum at Tjuvholmen in Oslo. Test knit of the English pattern in my group … Continue reading

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Professionally photographed: Arcade Vest

My Arcade Vest has been photographed twice by the Norwegian Magazine Familien/The Family. Once is usually sufficient but since the stylist had unknowingly chosen to use the wrong side out, not showing the cables, it had to be photographed again. I must … Continue reading

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Jacket in Cross by Tone Camilla

I am delighted to show you the Jacket in Cross made by Tone Camilla in a thin beautiful red alpaca yarn. She shortened the sleeves and worked fewer rows on the collar than stated in the pattern. I met Tone … Continue reading

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