Category: alpaca

Bilskirner mønster

Det er snart længe siden at jeg designede en simpel, farvestrikket hat, Bilskirner, til børn og voksne. Nu har den fået følgeskab af et par børnevanter og et par fingerløse vanter til voksne, og mønsteret er oppe i webshoppen. Vanterne passer et barn på ca. 3-4 år, og de er strikket med en simpel tommelfinger. […]

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Bilskirner, the Final Prototypes

I’ve finally completed my prototypes for a child and adult version of the hat that I’ve decided to call Bilskirner. The design changed a bit since the first prototype… My family was not impressed with the rib edge on the first prototype, so my hands were tied. I had to make a garter edge in […]

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Bilskirner Hat Prototype

I dyed this gradient a while ago, using madder and tansy, and the plan was initially a Bohus-style hat. But the yarn kept talking to me, and it said that it wanted something with much cleaner lines… So I knit a hat with a very simple pattern of squares on a white background. Simple geometric, […]

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A Gradient in Madder and Tansy

I love color gradients! They somehow make the colors pop in a different way! Some of the individual colors in my gradient hat were not remotely exciting, but together, it’s another story. I kept imagining a warm gradient, from red to yellow. Sometimes such daydreams stay just that, but with this, I have come incredibly […]

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