agosto 2013

I like to start early in the morning,  with the silence in the house and in the world. The thoughts are clear, the designs I thought before going to bed still vivid in my mind. The light is still soft outside and the city quiet. Mi piace iniziare presto al mattino, in casa e nel mondo c'è ancora silenzio. I pensieri sono...

I am really looking forward to this special event, Il tempo delle Mele, on the 21st of September at Unfilodi. Here you can read Lulù's special and poetic words that describe the event and here you can sign up. Happy knitting:) Sono emozionatissima per l'evento speciale del 21 settembre da Unfilodi, Il Tempo delle Mele. Qui potete...

I am getting ready for new videos for QVC, I am so happy and excited.  It's always a new adventure, full of beautiful and intense emotions. Wow:) Mi sto preparando per dei nuovi video per QVC, sono così felice ed eccitata. E' sempre una nuova avventura, piena di emozioni bellissime e intense. Wow:) ...

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...

The beauty and special meaning of handmade objects: this is my thought today. I am also starting to think about Christmas gifts, and this year I want them to be handmade. The special love and care that there is in each stitch you knit, crochet, or sew...

And yesterday I knitted the matching hat for DH. I used the same Tikal as in the scarf, with 5,5 mm knitting needles: so it was a quick and fun project. I worked a a 2/2 ribbing border and stockinette stitch for the main part of the hat. Now I have some yarn left of...

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 knits. The Knitting...