Traditional Scandinavian Knitting

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Courier Corporation, 2004 - Crafts & Hobbies - 170 pages
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Classic guide to the styles of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and the Faeroe Islands. Vibrant patterns for an array of garments include jerseys, gloves and mittens, stockings, and caps. Illustrated with 191 black-and-white and 20 color pictures, this volume is well known and prized among longtime practitioners of the craft.
  

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I LOVE this book ... the details on the knitting and the history behind it all is just amazing! What a great book Read full review

Contents

Origins of knitting in Scandinavia
10
Types of knitting traditionally used in Scandinavia
12
Knitting techniques from Scandinavia
29
Norwegian knitting
40
Swedish knitting
62
Danish knitting
77
The North Atlantic Islands Faeroe and Iceland
92
Jerseys
124
Gloves and mittens
134
Stockings
148
Caps
155
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