Crochet Cardigan by Drops

DROPS 99-18 Cardigan
Many people frown at DROP’s patterns, because they are free and some of them just don’t look like high street fashion pieces. In the later years DROPS has improved in my opinion. Their main business is knit designs, but with the revival of crochet they have also improved […]

Still Sweater: From Thrown Together by Kim Hargreaves


Kim Hargreaves is my favourite knitting designer because her patterns are always very classical and stylish. The above sweater is no exception and the luxurious Rowan, Calmer cotton yarn is very soft. Unfortunately Rowan discontinued this great yarn, so summer sweaters like this one are not on my future To […]

Pampas Cardigan

Pampas Cardigan

Pattern  From Rowan nr. 40, Pampas by Marie Wallin.

Yarn  Rowan, 9 skeins Rowan Big Wool in the shade Ice Blue #021.

Needles 10 mm

Hook 10 mm

This is an easy and fast knit with this needle size ;-)  The result is obviously somewhat bulky with this yarn, but I really like the texture of […]

FO: Spray by Kim Hargreaves

Pattern  From the booklet Rowan Plaid Collection by Kim Hargreaves.
Yarn  Rowan: 6 skeins Rowan Plaid in the shade Sea Mist  #159. This yarn is unfortunately discontinued by Rowan. What a shame – it was a nice yarn to work with and the knitted fabric feals soft.
Needles  8 mm and 7 […]