Category Archive: icelandic/scandinavian

Lighthouse Pullover

Lighthouse Pullover, pattern by Carrie Hoge, knit by me using Quince & Co Lark, machine knit body and sleeves, hand knit yoke and ribs. Advertisements

Two Colour Norwegian Star Jumper

Norwegian Star jumper, bought from ebay, 2016. Machine knit.

Icelandic Jumper

Icelandic Yoke Jumper, knit by me, pattern is the same as this cardigan i bought in Reykjavik in May, knit in Alafoss Lopi, machine knit body and sleeves and hand knit yoke.


  Riddari Jumper, knit by me using Jamieson & Smith Shetland Aran and Quince & Co Lark.

Icelandic Short Zip Cardigan

  Cropped Icelandic cardigan, bought from Red Cross in Reykjavik, Icleand May 2015.

Icelandic Yoke Jumper

  Icelandic Yoke sleeveless jumper, bought from the Red Cross in Reykjavik, Iceland May 2015. Quite unusual yoke.

Icelandic Yoke

Icelandic Yoke Jumper, bought from ebay May 2015

Nordic Wind

  Nordic Wind shawl, knit in Icelandic Lopi yarn, knit using Nordic Wind pattern, knit January 2015


Strokkur Jumper, knit by me 2013-2014, knit from Strokkur pattern by Ysolda Teague, knit using Lett Lopi Icelandic Wool, completely hand knitted.

Sarah Lund

Sarah Lund inspired Jumper, knit by me 2013, inspired by ‘The Killing’ character Sarah Lund’s Gudrun & Gudrun jumper, I improvised this top down raglan jumper, with help from another project on Ravelry.… Continue reading


Machine Knitted Scandinavian inspired Cardigan, given to me for a birthday present from my Auntie and Uncle 2011, brand is ‘Susan Bristol’ 100% wool, had lovely Norwegian clasps which I took off (why???)… Continue reading

sleeveless yoke

Icelandic Sleevless Vest knit by me, made using Lett lopi Icelandic wool and the Vormorgun pattern, which is available for free from Istex. Machine knit body and hand knit yoke.

icelandic yoke

Very thick Icelandic Yoke Cardigan, brand is ‘Icewool’ bought from eBay in 2014, natural colours and very warm, probably knit in the 1980’s.

norwegian jumper

Norwegian Machine knit Jumper, bought by Sandra Manson and given to me 2014, quite think wool knitted at a tight guage makes this a very warm jumper, traditional Norwegian patterns, watered down for… Continue reading

icelandic jumper

Vintage Icelandic Jumper, bought by my Mam in the 1980s in Lerwick, traditional natural colours, slightly felted over time. I reknit the neck as it came up to high.