Foxtail Icelandic Fingerless Mittens: A Woodfolk Pattern

After the dazzling display of leaves throughout the month of October, I always welcome the more subtle beauty of this grey and gold month. The wild blueberry fields are blazing with red, the tamarack trees (or larch) a brilliant orange/yellow. As you walk under them, the needles gently fall among your feet. Our walks have … Continue reading Foxtail Icelandic Fingerless Mittens: A Woodfolk Pattern

“So in peace our task we ply, Pangur Bán, my cat, and I…”

This week, the Pangur Bán sweater will be bound up with twine, placed in a cloth hand-sewn bag and shipped to Germany. Across the Atlantic Ocean, leaving behind its humble beginning on Prince Edward Island. This original sweater was made during the summer of 2016 using Létt-Lopi that I purchase online at Alafoss. What you may ask is … Continue reading “So in peace our task we ply, Pangur Bán, my cat, and I…”