Marianne Forsjord

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The pattern at the egde of the hat is a copy of a woven ribbon used at a traditional Sami womens clothing from South-Varanger.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
“Bare ruter i ruter” er 3 ulike design basert på en enkel rute i en rute - satt sammen på 3 ulike måter.
Knitting: Potholder
Knited Potholders in a decorative mosaic pattern. Make a pair in your own favourite colors. Double knit cotton protect from heath and can be washed at hot temperature.
Knitting: Hats - Other
The pattern used at the Hat is a copy of a traditional Sami Pattern from woven ribbons used at the special shoes made of raindeer skin.
Knitting: Mittens, Hats - Other
Hat and mittens in the “Colorplay Triangel” design. The kaleidoscopic effect has no limitis for what colors you can use.
Knitting: Potholder
The green flower potholder is the first model after a lot of research of “how to knit flowers”. This is an an ongoing project with unknown timelimit.
Knitting: Coaster, Table Runner
Pynt opp med ny løper og kaffebrikker i gammeldags strikketeknikk. Denne er 2020 designet og resultat av at Extra solgte ut Sport bomull fra Gjesdal til en uimotståelig pris. Svart og hvitt er bænkers og akkurat hvor mange nøster som ble med ut av butikken er «litt usikkert». Resultatet ble denne løperen med matchende kaffebrikker.
Knitting: Pillow / Cushion
The pillows are knitted in double yarn, but you can also use a thicker yarn. For one pillow knitted in Alma you need 2 balls of yarn.
Knitting: Decorative - Other
Knit a Pumpkin for Halloween - just for fun!
Knitting: Potholder
This Potholders are made with the Lizard Rigde knitting
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This is a new way using the Lizard Ridge pattern. I have tried it out for cloths and a small blanket earlier. But now I have broke “the code” for knitting rounds.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This socks pattern is great for using leftover yarn in different colors.
Knitting: Washcloth / Dishcloth, Potholder
Decorate your Kitchen for Christmas with a new Dishcloth or Potholders made in an old-fashioned knitting technique. The white and red edition looks very much like Santas Chimney.
Knitting: Headband, Fingerless Gloves
The Headband is inspirated by a traditional Sami pattern used at both woven Ribbons and knited Mittens. Kirsti-Synnøve Suongir has made a lot of this traditional Sami patterns known by her book “Samevotter fra Tanadalen”.
Knitting: Potholder
Autumn is here and we can expect a lot of changing weather in the next months. Many days with rain and slush outside kept me inside too many days.
Knitting: Washcloth / Dishcloth
Instructions for the Lizard Ridge pattern are available in a lot of English versions. This is a pattern I have made in Norwegian with a simple translation of the knitting
Knitting: Potholder
This pattern is made on the summer vacation to Greece in 2017. I love the view from our hotel where we can see the ocean, and how the light and the waves are changing the color of the water in different blue and green shades.
Knitting: Headband
This headband is a result of a long cold wither with a lot of bad weather. Dreaming of the summer, the sunrise by the ocaan, sunset at a mountaintop or just a sunny day. Midnight sun i Norway, sunny days in Sweden, sunsets in Greece….
Knitting: Tablecloth
Decorate your home for the spring with a new tablecloth made in an old-fashioned knitting technique. This is my first 2019 design – a result of a drop in at one of the Søstrene Grenes stores. This Petrolblue color was absolutely gorgeous, and before I even had an idea of what to make - 3 Petrolblue an 2 white balls of cotton yarn was in my shop...
Knitting: Potholder
Traditional or special..or reverse…!
Knitting: Hats - Other, Mid-calf Socks, Headband, Mittens
For the cold Winther I needed a new headband and thats how this “Wintherflower” pattern was born.
Knitting: Headband
Pattern is a small/medium size - cast on 10 stitches more for medium size and repeat scematic for heart one more time.
Knitting: Potholder
Potholders - Christmasedition 2018.
Knitting: Socks - Other
This spesial socks are made to keep the feet warm when we arrive to the cabin and are waiting for the oven start heating up the room. Also very good to put on when you have been out in the cold.
Knitting: Mittens
This is a recipe made after my Alpakkaexperiment. You can read all about it under “Projects”. The way it went I can not give any warranty for the result with another alpakkayarn, another color or whatever… If you like to try out your own alpakkaexperiment it might can give you some start details.
Knitting: Potholder
Anna & Claras Multicolor cotton in mixed orange makes beautiful shapes and various contrasts together with the dark grey coclor. First time i tryed it out, I used one of the colorshades from the multicolored yarn for contrast. The result was that the pattern disappeared at parts where multicolor and monocrome color mixed. My recomandation i...
Knitting: Potholder
The potholder with workname “Chritsmasedition 2017” is finished! One year delay but still yellow and red and different from traditional Christmasdesigns. The yarn used is Safran by Drops. This yellow shade has a hot and sharp color just like safran and makes a bright contrast to the red color. Kind of cool! Thats why the pattern are named “Cool...
Knitting: Potholder
This pattern is the third with a Kettlemotiv. I chose Tuva helårsgarn because of the specilal winred colour. The contrast colour can also be beige or offwhite.
Knitting: Potholder
This pattern is first made as a fresh light green model for my daughters kitchen.
Knitting: Potholder
This pattern is inspirated by peacetures of old cabins and houses when the snow has blown and lie as white stripes at the timber.
Knitting: Mittens
No more cold fingers with this felted wool mittens.
Knitting: Tablecloth
Green tablecloth made for Easter
Knitting: Potholder
Potholders and coasters with a traditional Norwegian pattern
Knitting: Coaster
Kaffebrikker til advendt, jul eller nyttår stikkes enkelt på en kort rundpinne. Pynt opp hjemme eller lag en koselig hjemmelaget julegave,
Knitting: Beanie, Toque, Knee-highs
Pattern inspiration from the sign of the Zelda games in combintion with traditional knit pattern with spots.
Knitting: Potholder
The kettle in the pattern is the same as used in the coffepot pattern. This pattern is a result of an ide for a gift to a friend. Colours from furniture in the new diningroom, gave me the idea to use modern design in combination with an old item. Square areas and coffepots in square rooms between.
Knitting: Potholder
Two colour pattern who can be made in lot of different colours. Switch between white kettles or white bacground and e brigtht blue, red, darker blue or an other colur you like.
Knitting: Tablecloth
Bordbrikke og kaffebrikker i dominostrikk.
Knitting: Tablecloth
Bordbrikke og kaffebrikker i dominostrikk. Modellen på bildet er strikket i Tuva helårsgarn fra Sandnes. Grytelappene som matcher er mønsteret “Grytelapper Setesdalsinspiasjon Gråtoner”.
Knitting: Potholder
Grytelapper Setesdalsinspirasjon i gråtoner er samme mønster som “Grytelapper setesdalsinspirasjon med hjerter”. Grytelappene på bildet er stikket i Tuva helårsgarn fra Sandnes og matcher bordbrikke og kaffebrikker i gråtoner.
Knitting: Potholder
Grytelappene på bildet er strikket i Mandarin Naturell fra Sandnes. Det anbefales at du kjøper 2 nøster av hver garnfarge da garnforbruket gjerne er litt over 1 nøste av hver farge.