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kelpie the second

Phew, made it through another very dark and damp mid January week. It’s weekend everyone aaand I have a week off now. And if that wasn’t good enough let me tell you that I will go on winter vacation for a whole wonderful week. We’re taking a trip to Tirol in Austria where we’ll hopefully find a winter wonder land.

After finishing the Lucia Hoodie (which will accompany me on my trip for sure) I started a new project. First I wanted to knit a no fuss triangular shawl. Then I rediscovered the Kelpie pattern by Brooklyn Tweed wich I bought four years ago (f-o-u-r, is it really that long ago???).


work in progress | Hermiones Everyday Socks

It’s almost March and I just realized I did not even finish one single proper project! Towards the end of last year I started knitting the Vertices Unite Shawl (by Stephen West) wich I had to frog due to several reasons. Since then I began and discontinued working on several minor projects as I wanted to minimize my stash. So the plan was not to buy any new yarn within the first weeks of the new year. None of these projects I liked and I started to think that I may had lost my knitting mojo.

Then I stumbled across the lovely instagram feed of Anna. She creates the most marvelous hand dyed yarns under the name Gregoria Fibers.


works in progess (wip)

Finally Winter and only 2 days left for Christmas! I have a few days off until the end of Christmas and I thought this would be a good time to demonstrate my projects I’m working on right now. As shown in the previous post I just finished with the driftwood sweater, a major project I had been working on from september until now. As it has been my fourth sweater/cardigan in a row I started/ reactivated a few small projects for a change (and to get rid of my huge stash!).

After a long time of absence I started crocheting again in the form of Amigurumi. When crocheting before I preferred doing Granny Squares (pillows,