Lina Rekl's Profile
Sharing with You my 20 years of knitting experience.
Everything started from my hobby. I learned to knit and crochet when I was kid. My grandmothers were very good in knitting and crocheting. Therefore, I had very good example to follow.
I see yarn, touch it and get ideas what I could make. I'm trying to adjust patterns and design of scarves and shawls I make to the type of material I use.
Some designs of scarves and shawls involves a lot of calculations as they are made not very traditional way.
Besides well known materials like silk and cashmere I like to try new materials like milk fibre or soybean. I Also like to try yarn I find during my travel. So, I have scarves made from wool from Denmark, alpaca from Chile, yak wool from Nepal, musk ox wool from Greenland.
All my handmade scarves and shawls involve may hours of hand work. Sometimes it takes month to knit one scarf from…
- Born on March 4
- Joined October 7, 2011