The Nixie Shawl

Inspired by Nordic Fairy Tales, Celtic Legends and Modern Fibre Friendships.

Nixie Shawl Kit | Julie Knits in Paris


shades | Fionn McCool - Small

Size | Kit Only


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Nixie is a water lily leaf of a shawl, with waves of dark waters broken by the magic of Norwegian shapeshifting water spirits and the scales of the Irish Salmon of Knowledge, Nixie evokes magic creatures and water mystery.

We have put together kits for both the small and large versions so you can have your very own piece of the magic.

Your Kit Includes:

  • A printed copy of the Nixie pattern by Julie Knits in Paris
  • Norne Yarn in Merino/Yak/Silk singles base and Townhouse Yarns in Fade St. 4ply, in the amount required for the size selected.

Also required but not included:

  • 3.5mm/US4 circular needles or size required to achieve gauge.
  • Tapestry needle
Shawl Size Main Colour Yarn
Contrast Colour Yarn
Small Norne Yarn Underearthers x 1 Fade St. Overlords x 1
Large Norne Yarn Underearthers x 2 Fade St. Fionn McCool x 2


Please note kits are exclusively available online.

If you would like to pick up a kit in store then please use our "Click and Collect" option. You will then receive a notification when your kit is assembled and ready to collect.


    Brought to you by...

    Julie Knits in Paris

    Julie is a French knitwear designer and knitting instructor. Her enthusiastic love for the knitting community translates into colourful collaborations with indie dyers from all around the world.

    Norne Yarn

    Tuva is an indie-dyer based in Oslo, Norway specialising in kettle-dyed luxury yarns. All colourways are semi-solids inspired by Norse mythology and legends.

    Townhouse Yarns

    Named after the historic building in which This is Knit is located, Jenny of Townhouse Yarns brings her creative flair to lust-worthy yarns, dyed in rich saturated shades, complemented by anything-but-boring neutrals.

    This is Knit

    Established in 2006, we've been on a fibre-filled adventure for 15 years now. And we're so lucky to have met wonderful people like Julie and Tuva to work with along the way.