Traditional Scandinavian Knitting
An expert on traditional Scandinavian knitting explains the distinctive craft's origins, its various types, and knitting techniques in this classic guide. Sheila McGregor's in-depth treatment ranges from the regional styles of Norway, Sweden, and Denmark to those of the North Atlantic Islands of Faeroe and Iceland. Vibrant patterns for an array of garments include jerseys, gloves and mittens, stockings, and caps.
Origins of knitting in Scandinavia
Types of knitting traditionally used in Scandinavia
Knitting techniques from Scandinavia
The North Atlantic Islands Faeroe and Iceland
Gloves and mittens