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Knittingpatterns.is at the Arctic handcraft and design show

Last spring I decided to apply for a stand at the Arctic handcraft and design show held in Hrafnagil just south of Akureyri. The show was held from the 9th to the 12th of august. I’ve never done anything like this … Continue reading

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Size proportions in a Lopi sweater

In the last post I promised to wright about the results of comparing calculated yarn usage  and the real usages. I was going to draw a lot of known patterns in to my software and compare the usages. I soon … Continue reading

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Yarn usages calculations in a stranded multicolored sweater

I’ve given yarn usages a lot of thoughts for the last two weeks. My aim was to estimate yarn usage in a sweater without knitting it. I wrote functions in the program to count all the stitches and strands in a multicolored … Continue reading

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Have you heard of Knittingpatterns.is ?

On http://knittingpatterns.is you can design your own sweater, it’s easy and free. You can : Choose size Select gauge Select needle size Select yarn Select colors Draw pattern Print out a graph and instructions on how to knit Screenshots : … Continue reading

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