Monthly Archives: March 2015

Familien Trend Photoshoot: Gyda

Here are the fantastic photos taken by Eivind Røhne of gorgeous model Alexandria Eissinger at Pholk, with beautiful hair and make-up by Sissel Fylling, stunning faux suede dress by Judith Bech, wearing my design Gyda, a fitted jacket. The divine Elena … Continue reading

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Familien Trend Photoshoot: Hillevi

I am delighted to show you how elegantly my scarf Hillevi can be worn. Gorgeous model Alexandria Eissinger at Pholk, with beautiful hair and make-up by  Sissel Fylling, is wearing a divine pleated deep olive silk dress with a blue reflection … Continue reading

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Familien Trend Photoshoot: Freja

My design Freja, worn by model Alexandria Eissinger at Pholk looking like a goddess, with a stunning fringe skirt with a train by Judith Bech, beautiful hair and make-up by Sissel Fylling, and captured by Eivind Røhne. No wonder it was … Continue reading

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Familien Trend Photoshoot: Jacket in Cross

Jacket in Cross is one of my favorite patterns from my Norwegian knitting book: “To rett en vrang. Designstrikk“, and I do wear it for special occasions during the summer such as the meeting with former editor Mary-Ann Astrup of Made … Continue reading

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On a Sofa at the Archive

“To rette en vrang“/Knit two, purl one, is not only my Norwegian book title but also the name given to a talk I went to at Riksarkivet/The National Archives last Tuesday. Why has knitting become so popular in Norway was … Continue reading

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New Design: Hennika

A lace pattern with Gotic shapes adorn this bolero, which has a scarf collar where the pointed arches reigns. Hennika is a name with Gothic origin and means master of the house. The bolero is tapered and worked in pieces, while … Continue reading

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Bespoke Buttons by Siri Berrefjord

Part 2: Yes, I cannot stop ordering bespoke buttons. Just like knitting, it becomes an addiction to have small bespoke pieces of jewelry sewn onto a knitted jacket – see my design Icelandic Jacket. The progress is easy, I merely … Continue reading

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New Design: Honeysuckle Shawl

I love the lush and fairly thick cotton with its cable twist from Rowan Yarns, aptly called Softknit Cotton. Available in lovely bright colors but also several beautiful neutrals like Silver, a grayish white in my opinion, with 105 m/115 … Continue reading

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