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Pattern: Angel capelet by Brooke Nico, from Debbie Bliss knitting magazine spring/summer 2011, with a bit of added length and a drawstring and closed with a seam in the back.

Knitted with Drops Paris on 4 mm needles.

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Finally: a real true finished piece of knitting.

Knitted with BC Garn Semilla DK (100% organic wool) on 6 mm needles.

Diamond pattern from Bonniers stora bok om stickning (the Swedish version of Vogue knitting: the ultimate knitting book by the editors of Vogue knitting magazine). Garter stitch edging picked up and knitted on the four sides separately and then sewn together in the corners. 

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Pattern: Phildar Cardigan #460-T6-282

Needles 4mm.

Yarn: Garnstudio DROPS Alpaca, colourway 3800 and 8108.

Ravelry link.

 

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Pattern: Wavy Feathers Wimple by Caryll McConnell.

Hjertegarn Incawool (100% highland wool), colourway 1690. 5 mm needles.

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Improvisation based on pattern 15006 in booklet Svarta Fåret 150.

Star pattern from Stora boken om handarbete, ICA-förlaget 1978.

Made with DROPS Baby Merino, on 3,0 mm needles.

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Pattern: Haven, from Heartfelt – The Dark House Collection by Kim Hargreaves.

Yarn: Rowan cocoon, colourway 00830, dye lot M247. 3 skeins, bought at Strikk, Gothenburg.

Needles 9 mm.

Made for a friend (who paid for the delicious but in Sweden ridiculously expensive Rowan wool).

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Pattern: Haven, from Heartfelt – The Dark House Collection by Kim Hargreaves.

Yarn: Garnstudio Drops Andes, colourway 4300, dye lot 003. 2 skeins, bought at Deisy Design, Gothenburg.

Needles 10 mm.

For my mother.

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Patterns, sometimes modified, from “marie claire idées – 250 haakwerksteken”, Edities marie claire 2007.

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80’s pattern from my mother’s collection.

Yarn: GGH Tavira, 100% cotton. Colourway 10, dye lot 4010. Bought at Fadeninsel, Berlin.
Needles 3 mm (ribbing) and 4 mm (everything else).
For me.