Category Archives: knitting

Off the needles – Traditional Norwegian Sweater from Fana

As you may or may not know by now, I was born and grew up in Norway but my parents are Swedish and I have a Swedish passport, and generally consider myself Swedish in all aspects. Add the love / … Continue reading

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What’s on my needles and in my ears?

Well I thought you would never ask! I just discovered this Yarn Along and figured that I might try and join in for once! So, what am I working on? Well, you may remember that when I was back in … Continue reading

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Off the needles – Broken Seed Stitch Socks

As you know I am mainly a “selfish knitter” as in, I tend to keep most of the things I make to myself – why not, I usually make nice things, and its a lot of effort! So this year … Continue reading

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The days in between

Mellandagarna – the days in between christmas and new year are spent ignoring this and instead pondering on real world problems, like what stripes should be on the second sock. I also feel like I should become a vegetarian. Alternatively … Continue reading

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My most used knitted items

As you know, one of my main hobbies that I have is knitting. It comes and goes how much I manage to do, usually this is connected with the seasons. There just isn’t that much incentive to knit mittens in … Continue reading

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October recap in one photo

Well hello there! Long time no see! I’ve been a bit away from this not so old blog recently for one reason or another and before I knew it its the end of October already! Wow that just flew by! … Continue reading

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Off the needles – Stripes and Owls

Finally managed to sew in the buttons this afternoon so at last I can say myself finished with this one! I won the yarn and the pattern in a competition on Facebook back in March, so it’s taken some time, … Continue reading

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