Tuesday, November 29, 2011

crafty days

wanna show you those cute santas
i made out of branches

all you need.
cutting tools to get the bark off
sandpaper for a smooth surface
brushes, paint and a steady hand (hahaha...
not one of my strong points)

happy crafting

isa k.

Sunday, November 20, 2011

featherweight shawl

finished this beauty yesterday
....weighs only 100 grams!

inspiration for this was a similar shawl/scarf
i saw in a mag last week

increased every 4th row until i was finished with
the first skein, the fringe is built-in
tripled 5 sts at the beginning of one row(RS)
bound off 10 sts on the following RS row

needles. 7.0 mm
yarn. aura by ice yarns

have a nice week

isa k.

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

back again

sorry for being absent so long,
so much work, so less time....

couldn't resist showing this "little" angel
i made out of a styrofoam ball, wooden toothpicks and


also have many projects on my needles
a few are ready - have to do some pics!
(both cameras were on holidays the last weeks; 
one in egypt with my third owlsister, the other went to heidelberg with M.)

working on a mohair shawl/scarf with ruffles,
a sweater (simple outdoor sweater in grey -
raglan construction, scoop neck, big needles),
a seed st cowl,
a bunch of hats for x-mas gifting,
some cute crocheted owls,.....and many more


and last but not least 
i'm working on secret testknits for joji 
so hard not to show any of those gorgeous designs,
time will come and i will show you all!!!!

isa k.