Posted in January 2015

Winter challenge: dear heart beret

Winter challenge: dear heart beret

When wearing a hat I like it to stand out in the crowd. I think this beret is stylish and fun. And very warm. The pattern is free and available in many languages on Drops.com. The yarn suggested in the pattern is Drops Nepal. I’ll write about this yarn in a different post. For now … Continue reading

Should I  buy this yarn?

Should I buy this yarn?

There are two ways for me to stash down. One of it is to use more of my stash. As I happen to like knitting that isn’t a burden but with everything going on in my life I can’t knit as much as I like to. The other way to stash down is to keep … Continue reading

Winter challenge: swirl hat

Winter challenge: swirl hat

Two years ago I wrote about my Christmas vacation cowl. It turned out way to warm in Paris so I didn’t get to wear it. Fortunately it will be cold in Norway so I wanted to knit a matching hat to wear it as a set and finally enjoy my knitwear. This pattern from Andrea … Continue reading

Time for some numbers 2014

Time for some numbers 2014

Last year I crunched the numbers to get focused on destashing. For most part of 2014 I didn’t buy yarn. To be honest, I received a delivery in January with 3.211,60 meters so I had lots of new lovely yarns to knit with. Every skein was bought with a specific project in mind. To be honest. … Continue reading