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Sarah Hatton ~ Panama

Panama

Simple Shapes Panama

Peter Candid Allegorie des Sommers

Somewhere on the world it is summer and this collection of 8 designs by Rowan Designer Sarah Hatton is made for this season all of us love so much.

The collection is featuring Rowan Panama, a blend of cotton, linen and viscose. It has a fantastic drape and a brilliant sheen. It is a joy to knit with. A great yarn for summer season.

Simple Shapes Panamaincludes cardigans, shawls and relaxed…

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Finally blocking the front of Estefan by Brandon Mably from Rowan Magazine 55!

Finally blocking the front of Estefan by Brandon Mably from Rowan Magazine 55!

A lovely surprise this morning! Some Rowan Tweed and Cocoon on my front door! Yay!

A lovely surprise this morning! Some Rowan Tweed and Cocoon on my front door! Yay!

The horror of sewing in ends on the front of Estefan by Brandon Mably from Rowan Magazine 55 starts!

The horror of sewing in ends on the front of Estefan by Brandon Mably from Rowan Magazine 55 starts!

Back of Estefan by Brandon Mably from Rowan Magazine 55 finished!

Back of Estefan by Brandon Mably from Rowan Magazine 55 finished!

In my mothers garden or knitting in Panama

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2 weeks ago  my mother celebrated her birthday and we have had a great time together.

Garden view

Garden view

My parents are living on the countryside and have a big garden with flowers, trees and a little pond.

A garden view

A garden view

As a present for my mother I have knitted Candice by Kim Hargreaves from her booklet Honey.

This design is knitted in Rowan Panama. Panama is spun as a woven, braided, fingering…

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Kim Hargreaves: Honey ~ A review

Honey Cover

Honey, 21 designs brought to you by Kim Hargreaves, is a really fantastic collection of truly feminine knitwear.

The designs are described as ” a sunkissed collection with a ’70s vibe” featuring honey tones and golden hues.

Using different yarns from Rowan this brochure showcases cardigans and accessories ready to wear for more than just one season.

Goldie

Goldie

Goldie a classic v-necked sweater with…

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A shawl and a bride

Brides and Shawls

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Deutsch

Du meine Seele, du mein Herz,
Du meine Wonn’, o du mein Schmerz,
Du meine Welt, in der ich lebe,
Mein Himmel du, darin ich schwebe,
O du mein Grab, in das hinab
Ich ewig meinen Kummer gab!
Du bist die Ruh, du bist der Frieden,
Du bist der Himmel, mir beschieden.
Daß du mich liebst, macht mich mir wert,
Dein Blick hat mich vor mir verklärt,
Du hebst mich liebend über mich,
Mein guter…

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