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Featured: Pink Pine Pair by Nataliya Sinelshchikova

Featured: Pink Pine Pair by Nataliya Sinelshchikova

We are excited to release our Winter 2018 issue of amirisu magazine later this week. So last but not least, today we are going to introduce Nataliya Sinelshchikova, the designer behind Pink Pine Pair from issue 14. Moving from Moscow, she now lives in a small village near Rotterdam, and is a graphic designer/ media artist. This pretty pair of mittens with symmetrically laid-out triangles caught many peoples eyes, and was one of the popular designs for our KAL. So as always, we asked her where the inspiration for this design came from. Nataliya: Actually, the inspiration came from the mood board that amirisu...

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featured: Raindrops by Mizuho Komiya

featured: Raindrops by Mizuho Komiya

For the start of 2018, we are going to introduce Mizuho Komiya, the designer behind Raindrops from our latest issue. She is a charming staff at WALNUT Kyoto, teaches regularly at the shop, and has been designing for amirisu shops since 2015. So let's start the interview!   amirisu: What was your inspiration for Raindrops? Mizuho: Looking at the amirisu mood board for the issue, I remember thinking that I would like to propose something pop and cute. I am always looking for an inspiration for a new design, for instance, like a pattern on someone's bag, or an air...

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Featured: Kew by Nele Redweik

Featured: Kew by Nele Redweik

We were enjoying the beauty of fall at our retreat just a few weeks ago, and although some colors still remain on the foliage, the holiday season is just around the corner. I'm sure you are starting to think about/ or have already started your holiday projects. Today, we introduce Nele Redweik and her design Kew. It is a hat with a bold botanical motif, and with a little halo that appeals to many of us, it would be perfect for those projects. Some of Nele's other designs are Nephele and BUE, showcases classic cables in such modern ways, both...

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Featured: Sunday Market by Ayano Tanaka

Featured: Sunday Market by Ayano Tanaka

I've been seeing so many pictures of Rhinebeck since last week, and I am so jealous! Everyone seemed they were having a great time, and the Rhinebeck sweaters were just awesome. My dream is to go there one day. So, now that one of the big event is over for 2017, why don't you join our KAL for amirisu Issue 14? Anything from this issue is eligible, so pick your favorites,  and share your projects with us.  Please join amirisu group on Ravelry, and there will be prizes drawn for the FOs, when the KAL ends at 20th Dec.   Maybe this pattern is your favorite?...

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