七宝 Shippo Tsunagi Sweater

I found the inspiration for this sweater (and the top with the same name) in a traditional Japanese sashiko pattern. Sashiko means «small stabs», and is an embroidery technique originally used for reinforcement of garments in areas of rough use. The particular pattern I used as basis for the lace and cable pattern in the …

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My Father’s Xmas Trees

The cable pattern on the yoke resembles Xmas trees. There are different traditions when it comes to Xmas trees, so I will tell you a little bit about my family traditions. I grew up close to a big forest, and my father worked as a lumberjack when I was a child. I therefore have many …

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