What is shame knitting?

I’m pretty shure you know what shame knitting is! We all are doing it in our very own way. The first step towards shame knitting: It starts with buying yarn? Why is that a problem? Because you know you don’t…



To quote Pearl Jam: “Oh, I, oh, I’m still alive. Hey, I, oh, I’m still alive”. I’m a bit embarassed that I couldn’t write more blog posts and make more videos for YouTube. As we are moving, renovating and trying…

My knitted Tardis

Knitted Tardis – How to watch stuff while knitting

Hello Whovians! Bow ties are cool, but that is not the topic of this post. A knitted Tardis from Dr. Who is what I’ll be talking about. I decided to make a little Dr. Who square for my geek blanket….

The crochet chewbacca blanket. My first ever Star Wars granny square blanket!

Star Wars Wookie blanket – from Granny squares to Chewbacca

Arrrrgh Raaaw! My Wookie voice imitation sounds really bad. Have you ever heard of 8bit blankets? It’s a simple and great technique to make geeky blankets. I discovered them two years ago. So much great stuff out there! Needles to…


The dad machine – First month

How is that possible? I considered myself to be more or less a grumpy person. Like the Hulk I needed a trigger to get me grumpy. For me this was bad or to few sleep. It was no fun meeting…


Christmas stress – My last yarn haul for 2016

I really like to make knitted Christmas presents. But why is it always such a stress the days before the holidays? Knitting just takes too much time… I had to open a hat again to make it fit and now…

Knitted baby Christmas Sweater with a Santa Claus hat

Santa’s hat – a christmas sweater for a baby

This one is really in the tradition of knitted Christmas sweaters! A bit too much… On the arms I added some simple fair isle rows and a red stripe to make it a bit more christmassy. I really like the…


Newborn christmas sweater

Ho, ho, ho, it’s Christmas sweater time! Have (ugly) sweater become a tradition within the last years or were they always wearable no matter how ugly? Making such a tiny Christmas sweater is so much fun. I checked pinterest for…


Invisible – Behind the yarn #2

Invisible work. That’s what I’m doing right now. Just to tell you that I’m still working on knttng.com. If you follow me on instagram you can see a lot of new pictures and a slightly new design. Right now I’m…


A new dimension of time – my first week as a dad

Hi guys! I just managed to survive my first week as a dad. These days were very intense. It sounds cheesy but it was a real roller coaster ride with a lot of ups and downs. The first days were…