Category: Knitting

Knitting ‘My Boyfriend’ Scarf

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) My boyfriend needed a scarf to match his new winter coat. I thought I found a nice pattern and started knitting a cowl (a manly one), but when he put it on it… Read More

Old Knitting Needles and Gardening

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) When I started knitting (about 3 years ago), I got a load of knitting needles from my mom, grandma and mother-in-law. Some are still good to use, but I prefer to knit on… Read More

Coloring yarn with Kool Aid

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) It is so strange to see a yarn with your own name on it. I didn’t know my name was a common name in ‘yarn business’. Maybe it isn’t, but there was still… Read More

The Big Knit

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) The beginning of winter and holidays make me knitting like a mad woman right now. It is getting colder, so an extra hat for me, but also presents like socks and shawls for… Read More

My Knitting Teacher

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) This is a screenshot from the website verypink.com Two years ago I wasn’t the knitter I am today. And that’s because I got myself a knitting teacher. Well, I call her that way,… Read More

Dyeing wool with turmeric

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Since I love to knit (find me on Ravelry)  and I have a strange obsession with dyeing these days, I show you my first dye project I did. And it was with turmeric. There… Read More