Yarn review

ALPACA POLO MIX Kartopu yarn review (and other)

I will start with a disclaimer that will serve as the standard disclaimer for all posts in this category. A disclaimer: The list of Yes’es and No’s are subjective and only an opinion. Every knitter’s experience is different, obtained results can be different. This is to serve just as an aid and describes my experience with… Continue reading ALPACA POLO MIX Kartopu yarn review (and other)

Free patterns, Patterns

Skylight – a simple, modular scarf

Skylight This lace scarf is modular and the length depends on how many repeats you make. The scarf in the picture has been knitted with two repeats. The shawl is worked on 24 stitches.  CABOTINE Phildar - (1.76oz/50g, 136y/124m), 55% Cotton, 45% Acrylic - DK - Azur I have used up 1 skein, the amount of used yarn depends… Continue reading Skylight – a simple, modular scarf

General post

The Power of Knitting

I have re-discovered knitting at a fairly low point in my life. I have read all about the anti-anxiety influence of it but it wasn't until I didn't pick up the needles and cast-on my first scarf that I truly understood the power of knitting. The soothing repetitive motion, the knowledge that I am converting… Continue reading The Power of Knitting