novembre 2012

Sometimes a yarn is waiting for the right pattern, sometimes a pattern is waiting for the right yarn. Yesterday I was reading a beautiful pattern, the Atomic Reversible Cowl, written by a dear friend of mine and a light turned on in my mind.  I just have the perfect yarn for it, the Bio Organic Wool by...

Little knitted trees to decorate the home or the Christmas tree. Perfect to use all the little left-overs from bigger projects. You can decorate it with beads, buttons or ribbons. It's a free pattern and you can find it here in English and in Italian. Piccoli alberi di Natale per decorare la casa o l'albero. Perfetto per usare tutti gli...

From today to the 30th of November by using  a special code: happyness you will receive a 20% discount on all my patterns:) Happy knitting:) Da oggi sino al 30 di Novembre usando un codice speciale: happyness riceverete uno sconto del 20% su tutti i miei modelli:) Buon lavoro:) ...

Caldo is the third pattern presented at the Knitting Day at Wool Crossing, with two asymmetrical cables that create a movement in the straight lines of the design. Same pattern, same needle size and two different fibers: Big Wool by Rowan and Tumble by Rowan to obtain two different effects:) Caldo is available in English and...

Happiness and joy, these were my emotions yesterday when I saw my first post for Pianetadonna  online:) I love to talk and write about knitting, to share this incredible passion that brought me to meet so many special and incredible persons. Thank you to all of you:) Felicità e gioia, queste le mie emozioni ieri quando ho visto il mio...

At the moment I am working on the material for my December classes on the Ricordi pattern at Wool Crossing. It's a poncho that can be easily worn as a cowl, with a unique cable and little lace pattern at the top. During the course I want to talk about sizes and gauge, the different type of cables and how to...