This scarf seems to be alive. It’s like it’s always waving and it never lays flat completely. The trick is done by groups of incs and decs. They make this lengthwise knitted scarf (or cowl!) interesting to knit and to wear. Still Zwiebel is a quick and easy knit.
Since princess Maxima of the Netherlands wore an outfit completely made of old mail bags, the postal theme became a hype among (Dutch) crafters. Knitters don’t have to hunt for old bags. Yarn is all they need to make these postal themed mittens.
Do you often get disappointed when you ask a guy in your life what hat you should knit him? You hope for an interesting and inspiring knit. He answers something like: “Just a simple rib hat please, nothing fancy.”