Today we show you how to decorate your slippers with duplicate stitch. Duplicate stitching works really well with felting, as you get more layers and it help the contrasting colours “pop” more.   Just knit your slippers using our pattern found in our previous blog post and use this chart to embroider you slippers. […]

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  Winter is upon us and there’s nothing like a nice pair of cozy, felted slippers, to keep your feet nice and toasty on those winter days when even the floors indoors are cold. Here is the tutorial, where we show you the how we start the project, how we knit the heel and give some […]

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This time, there is no actual pattern to give out, as we go though the ABC of knitting. Learn how to cast on, knit, purl, increase and decrease and you will be knitting in no time! Buy yarn here. Once you’ve got the basics of knitting and purling, why not try to knit our wrist warmers, you’ll […]

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    This time, I have the task of doing the video tutorial all by myself, as Carlos was busy working on something else. See the tutorial here We developed what we call the “perfect pattern for a fair isle hat” many years ago. The hat is worked with 96 stitches, a good stitch count since it is a multiple […]

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    Here is the pattern for the crochet Snowflake. You can find the tutorial here. Hook 3 mm Yarn: Catania 100% cotton from SCHACHENMAYR. Buy it here.       Ch 6 and join into a ring with 1sl st into 1st ch. Rnd 1: ( Ch 5 and 1 sc around the ring ) around […]

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These wrist warmers are a perfect little project to practice your stranded colour work. FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Circumference: 9 in / 23 cm Length: 6¼ in / 16 cm   MATERIALS Yarn: (DK weight, 131 yd/120 m / 1.75 oz/50gr) in 5 different colors: Red, Green, Orange, Brown and Blue (any tone of the specified colors will do!) […]

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    This week’s episode, is not a tutorial, just a little postcard from our house in Norway. With Christmas just around the corner, we are assuming that most of you are too busy for a tutorial this week, so please enjoy this little video that shows how we decorate the tree.     Remember, there […]

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If you are enjoying our tutorials and free patterns, please subscribe to our Youtube channel here! The second episode in our YouTube series (which is now available to view here) is all about spending quality time together with your kids or good friends, doing a fun Christmas activity, which we guarantee will spark your creativity and […]

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Hi Everyone! This is just a short message from us, as we are currently in Japan, touring and promoting our book, 55 Christmas Balls to Knit, which is now available in Japanese. We are very happy to announce the launch of our new YouTube Channel, where we hope to post tutorials and other inspiring  videos […]

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The ARNE & CARLOS blog is coming soon!  

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