“NORD” by #sandnesgarn

A year ago I knitted an orange/pink sweater for my granddaughter, and it turned out great despite my initial misgivings.


When I saw her wearing it, hopping and skipping happily beside her father, I totally fell in love with the colour combination and thought I might want to have something similar myself. At home I went through my enormous yarn stash and thought I perhaps the Peer Gynt (100% wool) would do even though I didn’t have any in bright orange or pink. The closest shades I could come up with would be golden ochra and light lilac. Grave misgivings all throught the knitting, but when I came near the end I was surprised to see how well the colours worked together.

Judge for yourselves!


And the finished piece? Absolutely satisfactory, if  I may say so myself!


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