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Last days of sunshine here in Tuscany (they say..): the freezing air at sunset remember us Winter is coming, and Christmas, too! The Knitters are a little bit like ants, who work during the Summer to be ready for Winter. It’s time to pick up our needles and seriously start knitting our favorite garments to wear or to give as a Christmas’ gift.  That’s why, today, we are giving you 4 brand new patterns, to be added to all other Fall/Winter ones already presented. Here you can find a “Brilliant Capelet” made with Pello, a fine wool/mohair yarn with a touch…

The free pattern of today is a male cut, winter sweater, made with Puno yarn. This sweater is actually a “Unisex top down pullover with staggered cables on the lower edge and on the cuffs”, as MariaGrazia Berno, the designer, describes it. It is simple and linear, but rich in refined details, such as i-cord around the neck, and the openwork decoration from the shoulders along the sleeves.  Puno is a carded, buttoned yarn; very soft, fine and voluminous, perfect for sweaters but also for accessories. Color card offers many options, in order to make your winter warmer and happier!…

Autumn has come, and chilly temperature in the morning and in the evening, too. Let’s start knitting a soft, warm Angora sweater to better deal with next season. This yarn is made with “cruelty” free Angora, soft wool and polyamide to add extra strength. It includes the best characteristics as far as softness, lightness, combined with resistence and versatility. Borgo de’ Pazzi “Angora” is perfect to knit sweater, shawls, colorful accessories, and can be machine washed. Color variations are intense and joyful in all their shades:   “Firefly” sweater by MariaGrazia Berno can really be a “must have” in our Fall/Winter…