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New pattern! Alvar stripey and lacey shawl.

Hi everyone! I’m super excited to share with you my newest pattern… with our unexpected move it’s taken me a little while longer to get to release this one, but here it is at last: Alvar! Thank you all for being patient with me I really hope you’ll like the combination of stripes and lace […]

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Yarn bombing in Pont Aven

Do you know that feeling were you unexpectedly come upon something that just makes you really happy? That’s the feeling I had when on our summer holiday in Brittany in France, we rounded the corner onto a little square in gorgeous Breton town Pont Aven and saw this: Isn’t that awesome? I have only come […]


Summer knitting

It’s been absolutely gorgeous weather here the past week and I’ve really enjoyed knitting in the garden, with the exception of the one day when it was more than 35 degrees (Celsius – that’s 95 degrees F for those of you on the other side of the pond) and the yarn kept sticking to my […]

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New pattern: Manicotti Main Course!

Hi everyone, I hope you’re having a lovely start of your summer! It’s taken me just a little longer than I had hoped, but at last I am very excited to share with you the next course in the Dinner Party Collection: Manicotti Main Course! It’s top down, it’s lace, it’s colorwork, it’s texture – […]


Sneak peek: it’s a main course

It’s been a while since Aubergine Surprise was released as a part of the Dinner Party collection, but at last, the main course is nearly ready to be served! In a few weeks this lacy little number will be on the menu here at Woolly Mammoth Knits: Just a sneak peek for now, but check […]

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Pattern giveaway winners and update!

I’ve just held the drawing for Springtime pattern giveaway and have announced the winners over on Ravelry! Have a look at the giveaway thread here: Springtime pattern giveaway winners if you’re curious to see who’s won (who knows, it may be you! :-)) and which patterns they’ve chosen as their prize. Also, a little Woolly […]


One super bulky stitch at a time

Teaching the girls to knit, one super bulky stitch at a time! Though they have both expressed an interest, I get the feeling that Big Girl (who’s nearly 6) would rather read her books, while Little Girl (age 3.5) seems to be getting the hang of it much quicker than I expected. I hope to […]

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Springtime WMK pattern giveaway!

To celebrate that it’s springtime and we’ve been getting quite a bit of sun the past few weeks, I’m having a pattern giveaway this week on the WMK Ravelry forum! Five lucky winners will get a free pattern of their choice from the Woolly Mammoth Knits Ravelry shop. Please check out the pattern giveaway thread here […]