Weekly Fave!

Summing up the latest Knitscene Winter 2017 are knits for cozy, comfortable living, as defined by the Scandinavian lifestyle “Hygge“. The cozy styling of the Lykke Sweater is my pick for the cold winter months. This issue is packed with projects geared towards all things comfortable to knit for home, family, and friends.

Weekly Fave!

The latest trend and Danish word of the year for 2016 is “Hygge” referring to a lifestyle, broadly defined as anything that makes you feel content and comfortable. I liken it to “cocooning”, a term coined in 1981 by Faith Popcorn, trend forecaster and marketing consultant. It was defined as home-focused behaviour, people snug in their homes…