My Birkin Sweater

The Birkin sweater and me – that’s a tough one … I knew that pretty much from the start. So much went wrong, since I began knitting that sweater – I might as well show… More

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Spinning Wool

Was it really June 2015 that I tried to spin yarn for the first time? Two and a half years?! It does not feel that long ago. Especially, since I did not pursue spinning yarn… More

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Patchwork in blue

Before I had the blocking board, I would block squares „old school“: either individually, with needles, pinned on my ironing board, or – depending on yarn and size – stitch (or crochet) them together first… More

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The Blocking Board

„Hey – a blocking board!“ I want you to say, „where did you get that?“ — „Well, that was a Christmas present,“ would be my answer and I would add that it had not been… More

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Green Sleeves

Last night, I finally (!) finished the second sleeve of my green Tussah silk cardigan. I really want to finish this project before starting something new. When almost done – literally one row before binding… More

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