Monthly Archives: October 2019

Thia and Damara Knitted by Patricia

I am thrilled to show you Patricia’s version of Thia jacket and Damara skirt, which she test knitted for me early this spring, before the Norwegian book “Norsk Strikkedesign. Strikk din favoritt“, which I take part in with 5 designs, was … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Thia and Damara Knitted by Patricia

Photoshoot at Oslofjord Museum: Gillah

Last out of the designs I made for Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk that we photographed in late May, is the Gillah knitted in the divine Tinde pelt wool yarn in Grey Purple 2111. The gorgeous and talented Kaja Kvernbakken, with hair & make-up by Sissel … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Photoshoot at Oslofjord Museum: Gillah

Photoshoot at Oslofjord Museum: Epona

Next out of the Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk designs series is the Epona pullover, worn by the gorgeous Kaja Kvernbakken, with hair & make-up by Sissel Fylling and jewellery by Kaja Gjedebo Design, captured by Eivind Røhne at the Oslofjord Museum. The background I wanted turned out … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Photoshoot at Oslofjord Museum: Epona

Cian Knitted by Valeria

Early this year, I invited five experienced test knitters to take part in a secret test knit for my patterns going into the Norwegian book “Norsk Strikkedesign. Strikk din favoritt”, and here is Valeria’s result the Cian Pullover and Cian Cowl … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Cian Knitted by Valeria

Aife Pattern Released

The test knit of Aife has come to an end and my test knitters did a marvellous job improving the pattern. Both the English and the Norwegian pattern is available on Ravelry  and also on LoveCrafts. Above you see the slightly … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Aife Pattern Released

Photoshoot at Oslofjord Museum: Macha Jacket & Macha Cowl

The time has come to show you the Hillesvåg designs professionally photographed at the Oslofjord Museum. First out is the Macha Jacket and Macha Cowl beautifully worn by Emma Ross, with make-up & hair by Sissel Fylling and jewellery by Kaja Gjedebo Design, … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Photoshoot at Oslofjord Museum: Macha Jacket & Macha Cowl

Norsk Strikkedesign. Strikk din favoritt

The Norwegian knitting book: “Norsk Strikkedesign. Strikk din favoritt“/Norwegian Knit Design. Knit Your Favourite has been released by publisher Cappelen Damm and I have received it! Thank you to editor and participating designer Iselin Hafseld and publishing editor Anne-Berit Tuft! On the … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Norsk Strikkedesign. Strikk din favoritt

Bergen Strikkefestival 2019

I was delighted to be invited to hold workshops and a talk at the Bergen Strikkefestival in 2019 at the Norwegian Knitting Industry Museum at Salhus about 20 minutes outside of Bergen by the Salhusfjord. Michael had never been to Bergen, so … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Bergen Strikkefestival 2019

Photoshoot at Oslofjord Museum: Aife

Next out in this series of photos taken by Eivind Røhne at the Oslofjord Museum is Aife, worn by the gorgeous Kaja Kvernbakken with hair & make-up by Sissel Fylling and jewellery by Kaja Gjedebo Design. I decided to style this fitted pullover, knitted … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Photoshoot at Oslofjord Museum: Aife