Set-in sleeve garments

The last month has flown by, but no worries, I’m still here! The next garment type I want to talk about is usually called set-in sleeve sweater, or sleeve cap sweater, but most of these considerations are also relevant for sleeveless garments, so if you are interested in knitting well-fitting summer tops, this is for … More Set-in sleeve garments

Drop shoulder sweaters

In case my last post was a bit overwhelming, I got some good news for you: sweater knitting is easy-peasy. No, really! I have a bad habit that’s probably counter-productive for being a teacher: I tend to overcomplicate things 😉 I’m a stickler for details, and I’m also the kind of person who loves wearing … More Drop shoulder sweaters

Reviving this blog

This is something I’ve been thinking about a lot in the last few weeks, and I think it’s time to just dive in. Since I started on Instagram in early 2018, I’ve felt a lot more connected within the knitting community again, and lately I’ve often thought I have things to say and contribute that … More Reviving this blog

This is how I design (or: The Blacker Lyonesse Collection part I)

Blacker Yarns has long been one of my favourite yarn companies. This is probably a bit weird to say, because I haven’t knit all that many projects with their yarns, but I’ve admired both their products and their philosophy for several years. Last year they helped me promote my Winter Song pattern, and earlier this … More This is how I design (or: The Blacker Lyonesse Collection part I)