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Sommerfuglen yarn shop

Sommerfuglen is Danish for butterfly. I found this yarn shop in Copenhagen when I was visiting a few weeks ago. It’s a beautiful little shop with walls covered in inspiration and materials. Bulging with yarn. Exploding with colours. And the … Continue reading

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Weaving on paper

Daily Art Card made on March 20th and named “Weave your way there”. I was inspired by Diana’s great tutorial Handwoven Greeting Card for this one. Big thank you to Sis’ D for the inspiration. I ♥ tutorials! I did … Continue reading

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Spinning Wool into Yarn for the first time

I have made yarn out of wool for the first time in my life. I’ve been wanting to try spinning for a couple of years, and now finally I have! I can’t believe I finally got the opportunity to try … Continue reading

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Cotton time when joining the ripple craze

Not a lot of blog posts here this week because I’ve been crocheting. On Saturday I went for a long walk (couple of hours long walk!). Lovely autumn air and in the middle I had a pit stop at a … Continue reading

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100 % wool – a yarn shop visit

These pictures is from a newly opened yarn shop, 100 % ull in Torekällberget owned by a danish lady who knits and felts beautiful things with yarn. I’m so glad I brought my camera because when I see yarn shops … Continue reading

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To Dye for (Kool-Aid and Jell-O)

I bought kool-aid and Jell-O in an American shop last year, but haven’t come around to use it until this week! In my first search I found good information in Swedish from stickat och virkat. Useful! Knitty has also written … Continue reading

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I brought all of this home

Thrifting finds from last two weeks only: More second hand fabric. The red with roses has a bit of plastic feeling to it. The yellow swirls makes me smile. The white with rose stripes was a must-have, as the pink … Continue reading

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A Second Hand Cat

Cats, money and such… Don’t read if you hate cats. Continue reading

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Romantic Swirly Scarf

Crocheted curly swirly scarf …made by me. A super fun crochet, and I love the result. Yarn: 2,5 skein from mom’s stash. Pink (dubble yarn) and the crocheted edge is green with gold thread (same yarn as my shawl and … Continue reading

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No sharp edges

Studio Friday theme is all round things! Life can feel very boring and square sometimes, but if we look around carefully we see the rounds in life. The rounds don’t have sharp edges, the round moves with grace. It’s in … Continue reading

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