Sari Nordlund

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Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
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Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The Fleuriste socks are the third design in my Summer Sock KAL, more information about the KAL here: https://www.ravelry.com/discuss/sari-nordlunds-ravelry-gr...
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
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Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The Dolores socks are the second design in my Summer Sock KAL, more information about the KAL here: https://www.ravelry.com/discuss/sari-nordlunds-ravelry-gr...
Knitting: Sleeveless Top, Vest
The Florence tank is knitted from the bottom up in one piece. After separating the armholes, the fronts and back are knitted separately. The straps are worked with the buttonband stitches and then seamed to the top of the back.
Knitting: Tee
Get the Monica Geller Tee for -20% until June 21st (midnight Helsinki time), no coupon code needed, the price is automatically adjusted at checkout. Enjoy!
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The Ballad socks are knitted from the cuff down towards the toes. They are started with an optional tubular cast on which provides a stretchy edge to the cuff. The heel flaps are knitted with a reinforced stitch pattern for durability and the heels are round French heels. Instructions are given for modifying the gusset for a more generous fit.
Knitting: Cowl
The Keats cowl is worked from the top downwards. It is first worked in the round in simple ribbing and then in the cable and lattice pattern. At the end the front and the back are separated and worked flat separately in pieces. The cable pattern is easy-to-memorize with cables that create an origami-like appearance.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The Keats hat is worked from bottom upwards. It has a double folded brim to keep your ears warm. The top of the hat is knitted with easy-to-memorize cables that create an origami-like appearance.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The Poet socks are the first design in my Summer Sock KAL, more information about the KAL here: https://www.ravelry.com/discuss/sari-nordlunds-ravelry-gr...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The Verse socks are knitted from the cuff down towards the toes. They are started with an optional tubular cast on which provides a stretchy edge to the cuff. The heel flaps are knitted with a reinforced stitch pattern for durability and the heels are round French heels.
Knitting: Pullover
The Auer pullover as all my self-published patterns are -20% until the end of April. No code needed, the price is calculated at checkout. Enjoy!
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The Ballerina socks are knitted from cuff down. They are started with a provisional cast on and ribbing, then the cuffs are folded double and joined with the Three-needle Join. The socks are knitted in soothing stockinette stitch. Two options are provided for the heels: a minimalistic short row heel and a more traditional heel with a heel flap ...
Knitting: Headband
This is a pattern for super easy knitted headband. It is knitted seamlessly in the round, then the piece is twisted and the ends are joined together with Kitchener stitch.
Knitting: Cardigan
The cardigan is started at the hem. The body is worked in one piece until the underarms. Then the fronts and the back worked separately until the shoulders. The shoulders are joined with the Three-Needle Bind Off. The sleeves are started at the cuff and knitted in the round. The flower and ivy inspired lace pattern is worked on the fronts and o...
Knitting: Hair accessories
Pupu is the Finnish word for a bunny rabbit, and the scrunchie got its name after the tied bow that resembles the ears of a bunny. The Pupu scrunchie can be work with or without the bow, and it makes the perfect project for all your leftover mohair yarns!
Knitting: Pullover
Rauha is the Finnish word peace, calmness, harmony and tranquility. It is also an old Finnish girls’ name.
Knitting: Pullover
The pullover is knitted seamlessly top-down starting at the neckband. The Estonian inspired lace and bobble pattern is easy to memorize and the two-round bobbles are easy and quick to knit, without having to work any WS rounds. The sleeves and body are separated at underarm and knitted separately.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
The Unfolding shawl is now available as an individual download. Enjoy -20% off until Friday 7th August, midnight Helsinki time. No coupon code needed, enjoy!
Knitting: Beret, Tam
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Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
All my self-published patterns including the Laura socks are -20% until the end of April. No coupon code needed, the price is adjusted at the Ravelry checkout. Enjoy!
Knitting: Cowl
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Hang out with Triceratops, Brachiosaurus, Velociraptors, and of course the T-rex! This hat is made for little adventurers!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Get Emmalin hat for -20% until Sunday 26th January (midnight Helsinki time). No coupon code needed, discount calculated at Ravelry checkout. Also eligible for the Emmalin cowl.
Knitting: Pullover, Tee, Sleeveless Top
The Empress top was inspired by the intricate dresses worn by noble ladies in Renaissance, Baroque and Rococo paintings. During that period the color purple was very expensive and rare, so it was associated with royalty and power. The bottom lace was influenced by the fine lace and embroidered fabrics of that time period. The Empress top is per...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
MIDNIGHT DANCER SOCKS
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Elaia means an olive tree in Greek, and olive trees were the inspiration for these socks. The colorway I used for these socks is called Oliivi (the Finnish word for olive) and it inspired me to create cables that remind me of the twisted and gnarly branches of olive trees and wrapped stitches in the forms of olives.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Maj is the Swedish word for May. These socks were originally featured in the May issue of the Finnish crafts magazine, Suuri Käsityö. I was asked to design socks that were inspired by spring and the month of May, so I started to think about blossoming apple and cherry trees. The traveling and crossing twisted stitches that turn into small bobbl...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Size
Knitting: Pullover
CONSTRUCTION
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The Deiá socks are knitted toe up with a short-row heel. The socks are started with Judy’s magic cast on and are best worked with the magic loop technique.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
THE QUANTUM SHAWL is knitted in two-color brioche rib with triangular sections of garter stitch for a modern geometric look. Choose two colors with high contrast (ie one light, one dark) for best results and more visible triangles.
Knitting: Pullover
The Wayne pullover is a classic cabled pullover with a unisex fit. It was inspired by the pullovers young Bruce Wayne (Batman) wears in the TV series Gotham. The stitch pattern is easy to memorize and features sections of cables and moss stitch. The cuffs and neckband are folded double for a finished look.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
The Lemon and Lavender socks were inspired by the colors of summer: gelato, flower gardens at dawn, flowy summer dresses, the French Riviera and favorite chilly cocktails. Choose your favorite colors and start striping. These socks are especially good for using your leftover bits and pieces.
Knitting: Headband
The Mellon headband has an introductory discount of -20% until Sunday 25th August (midnight Helsinki time), no coupon code needed. Happy knitting!
Knitting: Pullover
SIZES
Knitting: Pullover
Poetria means female poet in Latin. This pullover is the sister of my most popular pattern, Poet, which was originally published in the Laine magazine issue 6.
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
Dyyni is the Finnish word for dunes. I was inspired by the sand dunes near my childhood home on the West coast of Finland. Every summer we would ride our bikes to the beach, swim and then lay down on towels in the shelter of the dunes. I remember twisting my wet hair to make droplets of sea water fall on the sand and watch how it trickled down ...
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
Sizes: 1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7)
Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Pullover
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Knitting: Cardigan
Get -20% off Willa pattern until Sunday May 5th (midnight Helsinki time) using the code HELLOWILLA at Ravelry checkout. Happy knitting!
Knitting: Mittens
Aalto means a wave in Finnish, and the cable patterns on these mittens were inspired by the frozen wave formations on the sea shore at the beginning of winter. The mittens are worked in sport weight yarn and I think the details show best if worked with yarns that have a good stitch definition and in solid, semisolid or slightly tonal colorways.
Knitting: Cardigan
HELENE
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Iris hat is knitted with two strands of yarn and a brim folded triple for extra warmth and coziness during the winter months. Combining a strand of silk-mohair knitted together with merino singles makes the hat really soft and gives it a beautiful halo.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Get the perfect fit with this top-down ribbed hat. You can easily adjust the size and length of the hat to get the fit you want. The hat is knitted from top down, so you can try it on as you knit it to make sure the head circumference and length are just perfect for your head. After the crown shaping the rest of the hat is just simple 2x1 ribbi...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Get the perfect fit with this top-down ribbed hat. The hat is knitted from top down, so you can try it on as you knit it to make sure the length are just perfect for your head. After the crown shaping the rest of the hat is just simple 6x3 ribbing.
Knitting: Pullover
This classic turtle neck pullover has a relaxed fit with dropped shoulders. It was inspired by the pullovers young Bruce Wayne wears in the TV series Gotham. The pullover is knitted flat in pieces from the bottom up. It has an easy to memorize all-over cable pattern, which is suitable even for knitters only just learning to knit cables. The pie...
Knitting: Scarf, Shawl / Wrap
I was knitting this shawl on a recent trip to Scotland, and couldn’t help noticing how well the colors worked with the landscape and the traditional colors of the clan tartans. After coming back home I kept associating the shawl with Scotland, so I wanted the name to reflect that connection. As clan names are often associated with their land, t...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
SIZE
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This pattern is available as part of our digital collection Making Stories & Friends Winter 2018.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Otus hat has an introductory -25% sale until 25th Dec 2018 (midnight Helsinki time). No coupon code needed!
Knitting: Sleeveless Top
What would Audrey wear? When in doubt, this is the question I usually ask myself. This silk top has become my summer wardrobe staple. It is simple yet versatile and works in every occasion: at the office, during holidays, at a garden party, or with jeans and a cardigan for a layered look. The Roman Holiday top is super easy and quick to knit, b...
Knitting: Pullover
Onnen sweater got its name from the Finnish word Onni which means luck. Onnenpaita means a lucky sweater. In addition, to that, the cable pattern reminds me of falling leaves and the word onnen means “an ash tree” in Welsh.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Utu hat has an introductory discount of -20%, no coupon code needed. Discount valid until Sunday 2nd December (midnight Helsinki time). Happy knitting!
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Laila shawl is designed for Tukuwool Harmas, which is a breed-specific, 100% Kainuu Grey sheep wool. It can also be knitted with Tukuwool sock or Tukuwool Fingering. The shawl has a triangular shape, and is worked from the tip to the ribbed edge. One side of the shawl features an original cable pattern with interesting lace sections, while the ...
Knitting: Pullover
Introduction discount -20% until Friday 12th October 2018 (midnight Helsinki time), no coupon code needed. Happy knitting!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Knitting: Pullover
Knitting: Clutch
Knitting: Pullover
This design is one of the 8 modern, minimalist patterns featured in our digital publication STRIPES.
Knitting: Pullover
The Varma pullover comes in two versions: a three-color version and a unicolor one. However, nothing stops you from giving the design your own twist, by adding more colors or using less of them. For example, the unicolor version could be spiced up with a contrasting color collar, or the three-color version could have only one contrasting color ...
Knitting: Pullover, Tee
The Varma pullover comes in two versions: a three-color version and a unicolor one. However, nothing stops you from giving the design your own twist, by adding more colors or using less of them. For example, the unicolor version could be spiced up with a contrasting color collar, or the three-color version could have only one contrasting color ...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The hat is knitted from the bottom up. There are two different cast on methods to choose from, either the traditional Long-Tail Cast On method or a stretchier Tubular Cast On method, which is explained in the instructions.
Knitting: Pullover
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Buy Kiuru hat together with the Kiuru pullover (you must have both items in your cart at the same time at the check out, to get the Kiuru hat with 50% discount. No coupon code needed.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Apollo socks are classic ribbed socks with twisting columns that remind me of laurel wreaths – the symbol of the ancient Greek and Roman god Apollo. The simple mock cable pattern is surprisingly easy and suitable even for beginners. The socks also have a beautifully detailed Eye of the Partridge Stitch heel flap and a round French heel. While t...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Artemis socks are worked from cuff down with a reinforced, slipped stitch heel flap and a gusset. Cuff, heel and toes are worked in contrasting color but the sock looks beautiful in just one color as well.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
MORE HONEY
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
This design is one of the 7 modern, minimalist sock patterns tailored to all natural sock yarns from SOCKS 2018.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
SIZES
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
Marlon Hat is a squishy cabled hat knitted in The Yarn Collective’s Hudson Worsted. As soon as I got my hands on this yarn I was amazed by its softness and beautiful stitch defnition. It is like made for knitting cables. I wanted to create something that was as
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
YARN
Knitting: Mittens
This geometric design allows you to experiment with colors! Choose three colors with lots of contrast for the maximum effect (light-medium-dark). Only two colors are used at a time so the mittens are also suitable for those who are only beginning to learn stranded knitting. Kaarna mittens are knitted from the cuff up with an afterthought thumb....
Knitting: Pullover
This pattern can be found in issue 3 of Laine Magazine.
Knitting: Shawl / Wrap
Kari shawl is the epitome of meditative knitting. No need for counting stitches or rows, just simple increases at the beginning of each row and after that it’s just smooth sailing with garter stitch. This is the perfect project when you need to concentrate on other things while knitting, like a movie or conversing with your friend over a cup of...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Drawing inspiration from my Scandinavian heritage and my childhood favorite author, Astrid Lindgren, I wanted to design socks that are at the same time traditional and yet contemporary. These socks are knitted from the cuff down with a reinforced afterthought heel. They can be knitted with two colors or you can add a third color for accented he...
Knitting: Animal Toy
Theo’s Octopus is a knitted plush toy with eight curling tentacles and embroidered face making it suitable for the little ones. The tentacles make it easy to grab for the baby’s little hands and cotton yarn means it can washed in 60 degrees C so you don’t need to worry about the baby spitting on it. The octopus is a quick and easy knit - I fini...
Knitting: Mittens
Easy and simple yet stylish and timeless mittens for everyday use. The smooth Stockinette fabric is the perfect canvas for all those pretty yarns that would get lost in busy patterns. The yardage is quite small, so you can afford knitting even with more luxurious yarns. Also a good project to use all those leftover yarns I’m sure everyone has…
Knitting: Pullover
Keiko is a Japanese name meaning one who is lucky or blessed. Feel blissful wearing this easy-going classic raglan sweater with a loose boyfriend fit. It is perfect for lounging around on lazy Sundays or as a part of a casual outfit on a coffee date. The pattern is also suitable for beginners.
Knitting: Mittens
The geometric design of these mittens was inspired by decorative Moroccan tiles. The pattern is charted and knitted in two colors using the stranded knitting technique. Use high contrast yarns for statement mittens or more muted colors for a subtler look. The mittens are knitted from cuff through thumb gusset shaping and up to the fingers. The ...
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
If you are going to knit only one item this year, this could very well be it. It is very easy to knit, so it’s also suitable for beginners. The Cousteau cap was inspired by Jacques Cousteau and his iconic red beanie. The modern take on the cap is a versatile piece that can be worn either as a beanie with the brim rolled double or as a more easy...