SP9 first pack

SP9 first pack
This gifts is the first one to my SP9 I really hope you will like it ;-)

Taurus mountains

Taurus mountains
Ive just come home from Turkey  -  I was to the city Antalya in South turkey - it was just very very lovely!!
Its a (LARA) Spa and Resort Hotell 5 stars with Ultra all inclusive, so I had a really relaxing and good time. Really nice service of the workers and clean an delicate hotell. Just wonderfull food, and great place.
I do had some massage in the Spa with lots of eteric oils...I was in heaven for a moment there!!

I was at the same hotell last year and I will sure come again! - the people that worked there recognise me............ was the bad or good.....i really wonder hihihi........ I miss it alott already!!

This was the view from my hotell room...1811 lovely!!


This is my Secret Pal gift from NordiskHemmeligvenn4
Lovely handmade scarf and som nice chckolate from Mette Clausen fro Danmark.....Thank you very very much Mette!!!!

Swallovtail shawl

This is the Swallotail shawl that I began with last  sunday, I was hope that it was done by now, since Im off to Turkey tomorrow.....then I can bring it with me!!

SO I will be off the Internett the next week...from 21 OCT till 28OCT...to let you all know
Soo long


View outside at the house...

This is some of the view here......I m leaving this now.......hpe I get it better...but itrs really really sad to leave...Ive put all my energy and lots of love into the garden the house and all...its really really hard....

Celtic dream


This is the celtic dream pattern.....Its big job...
But I hope it will be great at last...

Victorian Lace shawl

My Victorian Lace shawl was my second english pattern ever...the first on is an Celtic pattern sweather as Im not done with yet...... This was knittet in Peruvian wool from Elann.com.....much work..for sure . I think this is myBFO this year.... but the cutest mush be this:

Maria Emilie in her poncho cute isnt she??

Swallowtail shawl

Dette er d jeg strikker av den ene Lornas Lace garnet...
Knitted of the Lornas Lace yarn..


I dag fikk jeg fra Mystic Inca....veldig deilig garn med 50% lpakka og 50% ull

Peru hat and scarf to baby


My picture

Ive got Annette to paint this picture for me - its a strong picture, that image my relationship with my husband...
since we are struggeling...its my feeling of the situation...


1. What is/are your favorite yarn/s to knit with? What fibers do you absolutely *not* like?
I love wool, and alpaca and that sorts...can be mix with wool but not sticky acryl...love yarn !!!

2. What do you use to store your needles/hooks in?
Just what ever I can put it...not any paticualr place...

3. How long have you been knitting & how did you learn? Would you consider your skill level to be beginner, intermediate or advanced?
Ive been knited in about 17 years I learn from my mom....and my self.....I am an advanced knitter

4. Do you have an Amazon or other online wish list?
Ive made a list now....

5. What's your favorite scent? (for candles, bath products, etc.)
flower....apple...some sweet..

6. Do you have a sweet tooth? Favorite candy?
I love candy, anything sweet not sour, salt or dark chocolate

7. What other crafts or Do-It-Yourself things do you like to do? Do you spin?
Crocheting.....Stitching......I did know how to spin...one time long ago :-)

8. What kind of music do you like? Can your computer/stereo play MP3s? (if your buddy wants to make you a CD)
I hear anything really...beside off Opera, and jazz......I can use cds dont have mp3

9. What's your favorite color(s)? Any colors you just can't stand?
Natur , green, babypink......warm colors...NO blue or yellow ;-)

10. What is your family situation? Do you have any pets?
I am married....(so far...Im abut to move...for a while...time out...after 19 years...really sad.... we have 5 kids, from 15. till 3,5 years...girl first and the last one - boys are 12,5 - 8 and 6,5 ) we have cats - one sheep and some calfs

11. Do you wear scarves, hats, mittens or ponchos?
scarves and mittens..
dont have ponchos..

12. What is/are your favorite item/s to knit?
Sweathers, shawls ... anything, but not small figures and so....

13. What are you knitting right now?
Flower Basket shawl (done)
Aran sweather called Celtic dream
Marius sweather ( and traditional norwegian sweather pattern)
14. Do you like to receive handmade gifts?

Yeah sure!!!!
15. Do you prefer straight or circular needles? Bamboo, aluminum, plastic?
circular needles NO plastic - sock needles too :-)

16. Do you own a yarn winder and/or swift?
I have a winder...but no swift....

17. How old is your oldest UFO?
OLD hehe

18. What is your favorite holiday?
So far is Turkey in the Spa hotell.......lovely.. ( Im off there in october..)

19. Is there anything that you collect?
tea spoons with place name on......
paper napkins - angels.. butterflies.......
puzzles...craft books, cook books...recipies...

20. Any books, yarns, needles or patterns out there you are dying to get your hands on? What knitting magazine subscriptions do you have?

I collect patterns, and Ive tried to get hold of anything celtic aran patterns, altely its been Icosa welt ball....and the curve og pursuite wallhanging..
Interwave knitting...and rowan perhaps....cable knitting books....or anything...

21. Are there any new techniques you'd like to learn?

well.......I dont know........hihi-----

22. Are you a sock knitter? What are your foot measurements?

I do know how to knitt socks...but I think  its really boring............. I am a size 9
I earching after celtic sock patterns or cable.....
23. When is your birthday? (mm/dd)

March 17

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Lornas Lace yarn...

Lornas Lace yarn...

This yarn came to me from RaveKnits the other day.......arent I lucky?????I have to think of something nice for this lovely yarn!!

"Marius" sweather

Marius gensere

Here is the "Marius" pattern..a traditional norwegian pattern.....
I knit the sleeves first....cause they are so boring...... :-)

I am so agree ... :-)

You Should Visit Mexico
You can be as comfortable as you want, eating fast food and partying with English speakers in resort town.
But if you're feeling brave, venture out to Mexico City - or explore the tropical Yucatan.
What Latin American Country Should You Visit?


You Are Teal Green
You are a one of a kind, original person. There's no one even close to being like you.
Expressive and creative, you have a knack for making the impossible possible.
While you are a bit offbeat, you don't scare people away with your quirks.
Your warm personality nicely counteracts and strange habits you may have.
What Color Green Are You?

I am a Martini..

You Are a Martini
There's no other way to say it: you're a total lush.
You hold your liquor well, and you hold a lot of it!
What Mixed Drink Are You?

Tea fromCanada

Tea fromCanada
Ive join tea bag swap for the first time, Ive think it was fun to try...this came from Canada, very lovely tea!!!