Issue 06 – Regnbogi

Regnbogi means rainbow in Icelandic and is the name of this 6th Issue of The Icelandic Knitter. You will often see rainbows in Iceland: the weather changes so quickly that very often we have sun, rain, snow and wind, all at the same time, whatever the season is, would it be summer or winter. It has […]

Icelandic Spring shawl Gryla blue

Knitting patterns and kits Icelandic Spring shawl

This lovely lace shawl designed by Hélène Magnússon with the colors of spring retains the main characteristics of the traditional Icelandic lace shawls: the very popular spider lace, undulating striped patterns, a lacy edge and a boomerang shape but here very accentuated making the shawl sit beautifully around the shoulders. Knitted from the top down on big […]

Spring Knitting Retreat Iceland with Helene Magnusson (7)

Knitting tour Spring Knitting Retreat in Icelandic Nature

May 21st 2015 – May 27th 2015 6-day comfortable Knitting Holiday in West Iceland during the Lambing and Birding season  Price: 275.000 ISK per person Single supplement: 22.9000 ISK   Group size: 6 – 12  This 6-day retreat will take us to the beautiful West of Iceland where the enchanting landscape, the first flowers of spring, the green […]


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Nopi Loop Knitwear

     #bloggingtuesday + 1: le billet de blog du mardi + 1 Ce qui a motivé mon escapade en Angleterre  en début de mois était l’exposition Knitwear: Chanel to Westwood au Fashion and Textile Museum à Londres: l’exposition était loin d’être aussi grandiose que ce à quoi je m’attendais mais un excellent moment de ce délicieux voyage. Susan (Crawford) a écrit un billet […]