Finish with headband in alpaca.

I bought some lovely alpaca yarn from Denmark back while ago and this is what I knitted from it.


Here is a photos from the knitting, it is for showing the knitting needles holders. It is great to keep the mask on the knitting needles.



Lots of updating

It has been so busy for a while that it the only new posting has been of the puppies,so here we goe.

My latest work, I have most of the time knitted. Some pocket slipper, calometri, wristlets knitted in angora, angora&alpaca and the calometri in the paste colours are from the handspun yarn my lovely secret pal Allena was spinning to me. That is a blend of kid mohair/alpaca/merino, lovely yarn.



Patterns to: Calometri and pocket book slippers.

Last weekend where everything was happen the same weekend, Bergen Hordaland Dachshundclub had the years first ordinary fieldtracking. I am for the time beeing the only member of the bloodtracking comitee so it was a lot of work, but I did get good help from other board member to take charge of the fieldtest.

One of my offspring from the D-litter Mataya’s Don Quixote – Ricco attend to there first fieldtracking test and got 1. price with Honour Price and became the 4th best dog of 15 dogs. Well done work Yngve and Ricco 😛

Yngve and Ricco, the judge to the right karsten Korneliussen.

Today Ellie went to here second swimming training, she need to get loose some pounds. It went much better today, little bit more calm but wow where she are swimming in the water pool. And so tired when she come home, but not so tired that she would not go on a little walk with the other dogs.


All the dogs need to have on a swimming vest, this is for the own safty and to get the training best for the dogs.


Ellie in swimming training.

Tired little girl, resting on auntie Connie’s arms, before a new swimming time.


Good girl, Ellie. After the swimming the dogs are getting washed and get a good massage. All this elements together are given the best training for the dog, one can use this for dogs that need rehabilitation, dogs that need to loose weight.

AquaDog Bergen where we are training in the swimming pool is one of many firm that is located in Hundehelsesenteret, you can read more about AquaDog Bergen here. The webpage are only in Norwegian.

I also got some visit today, I was suddenly empty for newspaper and since I clean up in the puppy yard at least two time thrue the day I use a lot of newspaper.
So Tittei and her son Konrad come with newspaper to me and when Annevenn heard that Tittei and Konrad was here, she came up with here son Jonathan to look and cuddle with the puppies. Later Stillow pop buy with some more newspaper, so no I have for a while.

And the puppies has got new photos on the photo page, but of course you guys will se some photos here also?



Mummy Kelly is taken a nap 🙂


And a funny photos of Charlie boy, if hi continue with this sleeping position hi need the have his own gallery that Ellie’s has 😛


Well, I think that I have got everything updatet no, ore well I have forgot to take photos of the latest gorgous wool I orded from Leah. So here you can see photos on Leah webpage, it is the wool that is called Charcoal Merino/Tussah silk laps.

Test dyeing and a one more headband finish.

Since I wonder if naturaly wildgrey angora could be dyed, I just had to test dye. Well blue berry gave a nice color, but the grape well you can look at the photos yourself 🙂


This headband have I knitted from my own handspun yarn, the colors is tangerine and it is aussie merino. So soft and very good to knit with, about the pattern I like it. But it don’t remind me about pigtail pattern.


Det har gått i strikking og rokke trening / It is knitting time, and training on treadling

Det har vært noen dager siden jeg har skrevet nå, men det har vært så mye å gjøre 🙂 Strikke pannebånd, pulsvarmere, baby booties også ikke aller minst, trene på å trå på rokken og få til noe spinning av garn. Og det har vært et stort problem til i dag, fikk tips fra en annen spinner som har Majacraft Little Gem 2 og etter litt forandring på noen av innstilingene på rokken så spinner jeg :))

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Have not had so much time to write latly, the time has gone to knitting. It has been knitted some headband and wristlets. And most important of all, I have no finaly found out of my Little Gem 2. I am spinning yarn, wow :))