Maybe it’s time to put away the very warm, chunky and cosy sweaters. When I look at this picture and I start to really look at it, I can see growth. The grey sweater at the top of the pile if the first sweater I knitted last year. Since then I wasn’t able to stop….
Wool and The Gang Collaboration
[ per la versione italiana vai sotto] One of my (sort of) new year resolutions is to keep a personal knitting project for the evenings when I don’t need to work. For example, right now I’m working on a very simple beanie in a beautiful rustic red yarn. I think I will also put the…
Sustainable Fashion for Me
I stopped buying clothes in a compulsive way years ago, but until a couple of years ago I didn’t put too many thoughts into the way clothes were made and when I felt I needed a new piece of clothing I still went in high street shops like Zara, H&M, Pull and Bear, for example….
Selfish knitting, part 2
You know that more than a month ago I was doing some selfish knitting? It was going well, until I’ve run out of yarn.
When I knit I’m usually working on a new design or an order. It’s difficult for me knitting just for fun or without a work related purpose. This time I want to knit something I’ve been looking for many many months and I promise I will not make any change. The pattern I want to…
SAYA Designs: turning heads for all the right reasons
[versione italiana sotto] When Victoria from SAYA Designs contacted me a few weeks back to collaborate with me I was immediately interested. First of all, her products are simple and beautiful. Then I read her story and the reasons that brought her where she is now. When “Contemporary Design meets Traditional Craft” Hair sticks are the…