Luggala Design Process

Way back in November 2012, I was privileged to be included in the Twist Collective Winter 2012 issue. My design was ‘Luggala’, a long-line jumper / sweater / pullover with a lacy cowl neck and kangaroo pocket. A few years ago when I was keen to start knitting again, but tired of unflattering, outdated patterns,Continue reading “Luggala Design Process”

New Pattern! ‘Maturin’ Sweater

I’ve just released a new pattern – ‘Maturin‘ – a slim-fitting, raglan sleeved, crew necked jumper / sweater for men. (Although I think it would look pretty good on women too – must try it on and take some pics!) Knit in double knitting weight yarn and in the round from the bottom up toContinue reading “New Pattern! ‘Maturin’ Sweater”

New Pattern! Trigonal Mittens and Hat

Just before Christmas, I managed to sneak out my first self-published patterns – Trigonal Hat and Mittens. Available separately or together as an e-book at a small discount. The samples are knit in Holst Garn Supersoft 100% uld but any fingering weight yarn will work. In fact, they would work well as stash-busting projects forContinue reading “New Pattern! Trigonal Mittens and Hat”

Coming soon…

Coming soon…, a photo by knitahedron on Flickr. © Áine Ryan and knitahedron.com, 2012. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Áine Ryan and knitahedron.com withContinue reading “Coming soon…”

‘Luggala’ published in Twist Collective Winter 2012

Five months ago (almost to the day) I nervously posted my Luggala sample sweater off to Twist HQ in the US. This morning, at 4:30am, my obsessive visiting of their site over the past week finally revealed the published garment! I’m delighted with how photographer Jane Heller and everyone at Twist have presented my design.Continue reading “‘Luggala’ published in Twist Collective Winter 2012”