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We all make mistakes – Voss koften part 2

Slow but steady progress on the cardigan I’m working on. It’s a traditional norwegian pattern from the geographic area Voss. Geeky fact about the name: The name in bokmĂ„l/the pamphlet from dalegarn is “Voss koften”. Sometimes you find it called “Vossakofta”, … Continue reading

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Selbu Modern Progress and Orion mitts

My biggest passion these last couple of months has been stranded colour work. And not just any kind of colour work, but going back to my roots and knitting traditional Norwegian mittens (generically known as Selbu mittens, even though most … Continue reading

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Swatching

Sometimes, I actually do it. Promise. This time it’s not actually to check gauge, but to see what colour should be the contrast colour, and which should be the main one on the Selbu Modern I’m about to make. So … Continue reading

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