luglio 2013

Notti Blu: my new pattern created for Saturday special event at Unfilodi with the incredible yarn by Rhichard Devrieze is now available on Raverly:) So happy about it:) We decided to anticipate the upload by a month, since you liked it so much:) Thank you:) You can find it here in English and Italian:) Notti Blu: il mio nuovo modello...

These are the colors I am working on for the secret project for the Pigiama Party into the Night on the 10th of August at Unfilodi. The fibers are incredible and special too, so soft and precious.  Shades and colors are so important in the creative process, they are the elements that give that extra touch...

On the 25th of July we had a special afternoon at the Cuore di Maglia headquarters in Alessandria.  And we worked on the Happy MIni Twist, that now it's a free Raverly download.  You can find it here:) Happy knitting:) Il 25 luglio abbiamo passato un pomeriggio speciale presso la sede di Cuore di Maglia ad Alessandria. E abbiamo lavorato...

Working and thinking about a special night, a knitting pigiama party at Unfilodi, in a beautiful atmosphere with Lulù's perfect and fantastic hospitality. On the 10th of August we will be knitting a special project during the night in a lovely garden. Here you can find all the information:) Lavorando e pensando a una notte speciale, un pigiama...

A special class on shawls, by analyzing and studying the different forms (triangular, trapeze, round, rectangular, asymmetrical), to learn how to create, modify and customize patterns. And how to use increases in strategical ways. Tuesday the 10th of September for 10 am to 1 pm  or Wednesday the 11th of September from 7 pm to 10 pm at Wool...

On the 14th of September there will be a special Knitting Day: it's going to be Wool Crossing first anniversary. To celebrate this important date, we will work on a unique project with color and fiber combinations, by playing with forms to create drape and elegant layers to wear in a new season of style and...

Estate da Sogno is my new pattern. The yarn inspired me so much in designing this shawl, with its special shades and colors created by Coastal Colour's Yarn. And I want to thank Eleonora, for her passion and joy in testing the pattern. You can find all the details and pictures here. The pattern is in English and...

It all started with a lovely Kal in the Raverly emmafassioknitting Group organized by some special friends from NY. And the beautiful yarn that Elbert had hand-dyed that was waiting for the perfect project. I am so happy with this version Armonie Colorate shawl. This time I knitted a larger version, by adding some more repetitions...

The other week, we spent a lovely afternoon in Turin talking about knitting, designs, and spinning. Thank you Karoline and Eleonora for this very special moment.  And in this picture I am wearing the beautiful crocheted necklace with beads handmade by Eleonora and the earrings Katia has created for me. I really believe that handmade is...

Inspiration is everywhere.  Sometimes it's a detail, other times a window or nature,  a different perspective, a new light. There is so much beauty around us. L'ispirazione è ovunque. A volte è un dettaglio, altre volte una finestra o la natura,  una prospettiva diversa, una nuova luce. C'è così tanta bellezza intorno a noi. ...