Pink Bubbles!

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pinkbubbles_02 pinkbubblesThis warm , snuggly winter accessory in a bubble motif, has buttons at the top enabling you to wear it as a hood and collar at the same time. It is knitted lengthwise with 3 yarns held together on 5 and 6 mm needles.

This pattern is sold in both the E- shop and Kaleidoscope FR or EN price 4 euros

For this pattern you will need :

150g Alpaga fingering/ 500m ( la Droguerie Rose Pétale )

50g / 500m mohair PLUMETTE bébé phoque

40g / 480m kid silk mohair (2 X SENSAI- pale blush -Ito yarns)

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Gima poncho

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8 different colours in Gima 8.5 from ITO a light papery cotton yarn are used to create this poncho with a lovely drape – basic knitting skills required – This pattern is available  to buy in our E-shop price 3 euros.

For this pattern you will need :

8 X 25g of GIMA 8.5 / needles : 4mm

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The Daisy Scarf

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daisywrap01            A simple design with added beading

makes this elegant lace wrap the

perfect accessory for day and evening.

This pattern  is available to buy

in EN/FR at Kaleidoscope and in

our E-shop. Price 3.50 euros.

For this pattern you will need :

2 X 50g of SILKPACA

by Malabrigo yarns

crochet hook: 2.5mm

570 beads for crocheting ( optional )

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A quick project in Kidsilk mohair, this little shawl will delight all crochet fans especially if you’re time is limited.

This pattern by Rosalind Finlayson is  a FREE download  in our E- shop !

For this pattern you will need :

Either 2 X 20g/ 350m  Sensai ( Ito yarns ) or 350m of a similar type yarn.

crochet hook : 4mm

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Ica Poncho

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ica_01Is the ‘must have’ item for your winter wardrobe. So soft and warm this cozy poncho, is easy to knit and easy to wear ! This two tone striped pattern in recto/verso is fun to make.

Pattern available to buy from our E-SHOP in  EN/FR  price 3,50 euros.

You will need 2 X 195g of Kid Mohair  (+/-  960m) from La  Droguerie ( colours used here  Anthracite / Tourterelle)

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kathrynThis triangular shaped shawl, is formed by crocheting a series of small lace squares together using a 2,5mm hook. The fine, soft, lace yarn by Malabrigo  makes it lovely to wear. You might need a little patience to do this pattern but it’s worth the reward.

The ‘Kathryn’ pattern by Rosalind Finlayson is available to buy at Kaleidoscope and in our E- shop –  EN/FR price 4.50

you will need: 2 X 50g Malabrigo lace ( col: Paris Night )

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Sewing courses

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Zig Zag Irma is a tailor’s daughter and grew up in a tailor’s shop. She runs sewing courses in which the pupils gain experience through her knowledge – in a warm , fun and creative environment!

Starting with small accessories the pupils will learn how to: Read and copy a simple pattern, cut the fabric, machine and hand-sew, place/ sew a bias binding or piping, make pleats, fit a zip, and learn how to choose colours/ motifs  which complement each other.
You already know the basics? Using simple patterns for blouses,
skirts, trousers, or hats, learn different the techniques from A to Z,
including fitting sleeves and collars, making buttonholes, placing and making pockets, etc…
You know how to sew and want to make your own clothes? Using more complex patterns we’ll help a you to achieve that perfect dress , suit ,coat or any other audacious outfit you desire , Zig Zag Irma will show you to become a perfectionist in the art of couture…


Contact details :  Click below

Contact Zig Zag Irma who speaks French, Dutch and English 0497 42 46 46 –

New dates available for 2017 see below:



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