Gilipeysa grey (6)

Issue Gilitrutt Collection

The Gilitrutt Collection is a collection of patterns using the beautiful Icelandic yarn Gilitrutt Tvíband. New patterns will be regularly addded to the collection. Made of soft Icelandic lambswool carefully selected by Hélène from Icelandic sheep farmers, Gilitrutt Tvíband is a plied lace that has all of the qualities of the Icelandic lopi wool with the softness. Versatile, it can be knitted on […]

Gara knitted with Love story + Einrum (1)

Knitting patterns and kits Gára

Knitted with the very fine Icelandic lambswool yarn Love Story and Einrúm, an Icelandic wool and silk blend, the Gára cowl by Hélène Magnússon can be worn as a snug shoulder cape, a snood, a hood or a lush cowl. The use of yarns of completely different weights give the collar relief and create an interesting knit for stranded knitting beginners […]


Knitting tour Knitting on Ice

October 17th-23rd, 2016: fully bookedNew departure: October 31st – November 5th, 2016 6-day knitting tour with glacier walk, hot springs, Northern lights; Icelandic lopi yoke sweater Price: 230.000 ISK per person Single supplement: 8.700 ISK  Group size: 6 – 12  This 6 day long knitting tour is a magical combination of Icelandic knitting, enigmatic nature and delicate […]


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A chaque fois que je vais faire une randonnée dans mes montagnes islandaises, je suis confrontée à des choix très difficiles: quels tricots porter? Cette randonnée printanière n’a pas fait exception… D’abord le pull: une lopapeysa bien sûr. Après de nombreuses hésitations, parmi ma collection de pulls lopi c’est finalement sur mon Lopi Affection que […]