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Winding down

May 29, 2011 by

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Spring is always busy. The return of great weather somehow always coincides with a crazy schedule. There is suddenly so much to do (and so much that’s fun to do!) that it’s hard to find time to slow down and relax. The weather has been a little cloudy this weekend, so I grabbed the opportunity […]

April

April 10, 2011 by

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Things I’ve been busy doing: 1. Travelling. We took a weekend trip and enjoyed the rain in Bergen, Norway. It was fun to see the small and big differences between Norway and Sweden and to visit old friends. And look…fun Norwegian candy! 2. Spinning on my new wheel! We’re still getting acquainted, but I’ m already […]

Stripe study shawl

March 27, 2011 by

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Yesterday we took a long walk, looking for more signs of spring. I saw melting snow, newly arrived birds and yellow and white flowers. We enjoyed our afternoon tea underneath a few oak trees in the sun. It was still cold, but we had wool.  It was the perfect way to spend the day and […]

Finding inspiration

February 25, 2011 by

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It’s still cold here in Sweden and I’ve been feeling tired and completely uninspired. Since it’s too early to enjoy (or even dream of) the sun, warmth and flowers of spring, I’ve been looking for new sources of happiness to wake me up out of my funk. Here’s a few things that have been brightening […]

Green (& orange) with envy

February 6, 2011 by

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While it is slowly getting lighter and lighter here every day, winter doesn’t seem to be ending anytime soon. It may be light and sunny, but it is still cold and icy. I’m almost happy that it’s still cold, since it gives me an oppurtunity to wear my new coat before spring and summer arrive. I […]

stickade filtar + vinter = sant

January 15, 2011 by

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Knitted blankets + winter = love Need I say more?

White

December 29, 2010 by

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I’ve been in Västerbotten this past week. It’s colder up here. It’s also a quiet place, filled with forests and snow, making it the perfect location to spend the holidays. This world of white has definitely inspired my choice of knitting. Enter 10 hanks of white Knit Picks Bare Worsted Weight yarn that I have […]