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Mittens from around Norway : over 40 traditional knitting patterns, inspired by folk art collections / Nina Granlund Sæther.

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  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781570768224
  • ISBN: 1570768226
  • Physical Description: 191 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: North Pomfret, Vermont : Trafalgar Square, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published in Norwegian as Strikkemønstre fra hele Norge.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface: Why a book about mittens? -- Before you begin: Good tips -- Mittens from Idd -- Mittens from Asker -- Snowflakes -- Caroline Halvorsen's mittens -- Rose mittens from Oslo -- King of the forest -- Striped mittens from Østerdalen -- Rose mittens from Skjåk -- Heart brooch mittens -- Driving mittens from Flesberg -- Mittens from Hallingdal -- Porcelain flowers -- Vestfold mittens -- Mittens from West Telemark -- Children's mittens from Setesdal -- Mittens from Kristiansand -- Witchcraft mittens -- Baby mittens from Jæren -- Vestland rose -- Mittens from Osterøy -- Ridged mittens -- Mittens from Sogn -- Mittens from Sunnfjord -- Children's mittens from Nordfjord -- Church mittens from Nordfjord -- Eternal calendar mittens -- Mittens from Surnadal -- Aasta mittens -- Selbu mittens with "six-petaled roses" -- Selbu mittens with a flower border -- Women's mittens with "weathervane" roses -- Children's mittens from Selbu -- The Folk Museum's Selbu mittens -- Mittens from Gauldal -- Krus mittens from Røros -- Striped mittens -- Mittens from Lierne -- Fishermen's mittens from Lofoten -- Nina's children's mittens -- Mittens from Kåfjord -- Mittens from Kautokeino -- American mittens -- Peacock mittens -- Yarn resources.
Summary, etc.:
Take a trip to Norway -- without ever setting down your needles! Let Nina Granlund Sæther guide you through Norway's mountains, rivers, and countryside as you delve into 400 years of Scandinavian knitting history. Reconstructed from historical sources or drawn directly from the author's familiarity with Norwegian pattern knitting, more than 40 textile treasures are collected here, from the well-loved Selbu mittens to lesser-known delights whose origins have been carefully traced. Resting on a foundation of research, with photographs by Guri Pfeifer and pattern charts, Mittens from Around Norway is a combination of design inspiration and historical reference that belongs on every knitter's bookshelf.
Subject: Knitting > Patterns.
Mittens > Norway.
Knitting > Norway > Patterns.

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