Norwegian Knitting Designs

Author: Margaretha Finseth
Editor: Search Press(UK)
ISBN: 9781782217121
Size: 20,56 MB
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New and updated edition of the popular book on knitting over 30 contemporary designs inspired by traditional Scandinavian patterns, compiled and edited by Margarethe Finseth, designer and brand manager at House of Yarn, Norway. New and updated edition of the popular book on knitting over 30 contemporary designs inspired by traditional Scandinavian patterns compiled and edited by Margarethe Finseth, designer and brand manager at House of Yarn, Norway. Handknitting allows the designer an unbounded freedom to create a completely personal expression of their art through the use of colour, embellishments, structure and styling, using only knitting needles and skeins of yarn. In this beautiful book, previously published as Norsk Strikkedesign, a selection of Norway's foremost knitting designers present over thirty beautiful and unique knitted garments and accessories, all using classic Norwegian-spun wool yarns and based on traditional Norwegian folk patterns. At the beginning of each collection, meet the high-profiled designers who have worked for the Norwegian knitwear industry and created award-winning collections. Each of their creations is accompanied by stunning photographs of the items as well as the countryside that inspired them. All the pieces include information on the materials used, as well as pattern charts and detailed instructions. In addition, advice is provided on washing and caring for your garments to ensure your knitted design has the perfect, professional finish. This book presents the very best of contemporary Norwegian knitwear design, drawing on its traditional roots and planting it firmly in the twenty-first century. Previous edition published as Norwegian Knitting Designs: A Collection from Norway's Foremost Knitting Designers (ISBN 9781844486861).

Norwegian Knitting Designs 90 Years Later

Author: Wenche Roald
ISBN: 9781570769894
Size: 14,16 MB
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Contemporary style and fresh modern colors meet classic Norwegian knitting patterns in this magnificent collection! Annichen Sibbern Bøhn's timeless and beloved Norwegian Knitting Patterns, first published in 1929, has been a guiding light and a source of inspiration for knitters around the world for decades--and now, working from Bøhn's original set of charts, knit designer Wenche Roald has created brilliant, vividly rejuvenated patterns for everything from wrist warmers to sweaters, mittens to baby blankets, for children and adults. But that's not all: included in the back of the book are Bøhn's classic patterns, just as they first appeared in 1929. Dive in and explore as what's old is made new again, in a stunning pattern compendium no knitter should be without!

Norwegian Knitting Designs

Author: Annichen Sibbern Bøhn
ISBN: 9780979312618
Size: 17,91 MB
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Exam Prep For Norwegian Knitting Designs

Size: 16,47 MB
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150 Scandinavian Knitting Designs

Author: Mary Jane Mucklestone
ISBN: 9781844489343
Size: 19,91 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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100 authentic designs with actual-size swatches, charts, and patterns. For both experienced and beginner knitters, this is a collection of favourite motifs found in the traditional knitting of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland and the Faroe Islands, including charming motifs of stars, hearts, flowers, leaping reindeer and dancers.

Designing Knitwear

Author: Deborah Newton
Editor: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561582655
Size: 12,92 MB
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Provides in-depth information on shaping and fitting, working with color and graphics, using dressmaker details, and finishing techniques, and includes instructions for sixteen garments

Socks From Around Norway

Author: Nina Granlund Saether
ISBN: 9781570769221
Size: 17,30 MB
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SOCKS FROM AROUND NORWAYNina Granlund Sæther, author of the beloved Mittens from Around Norway, is back with an all-new guide to Norway's hidden treasures--this time, featuring your feet! Explore centuries of Scandinavian sock-knitting history, with dozens of classic patterns and more obscure design delights drawn from the author's in-depth knowledge of Norwegian knitting and reconstructed from carefully-researched historical sources. Beautiful photographs and easy-to-read pattern charts complete the experience, making Socks from Around Norway the ultimate handbook for any Scandinavian sock enthusiast--and a stunning compendium of Norwegian knitting tradition.

Handknits From Norway

Author: Karen Marie Vinje
Editor: Trafalgar Square Books
ISBN: 1570766878
Size: 14,63 MB
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Finally, a fully illustrated, step-by-step knitting book that melds classic Scandinavian knitting patterns with the latest Norwegian designs! Traditional, quintessentially Norwegian favorites like the Setesdal and Marius sweaters rub shoulders with funky modern tunics and chic berets. This book includes dozens of designs for all kinds of knitted clothes and accessories: vests, jackets, dresses, gloves, scarves, socks, and much more. The wide range of possibilities and rich selection of patterns are sure to delight knitters of all tastes-whether you're looking for colorful, casual comfort, or just want to keep warm all winter long!

Mittens From Around Norway

Author: Nina Granlund Saether
ISBN: 9781570768224
Size: 10,23 MB
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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 fascinating origins have been carefully traced. Resting on a foundation of formidable research, with stunning photographs by Guri Pfeifer and clear, helpful pattern charts, Mittens from Around Norway is a brilliant combination of design inspiration and historical reference that belongs on every knitter's bookshelf.

Socks From Norway

Author: Nina Granlund Sæther
ISBN: 9781782217442
Size: 17,58 MB
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Over 40 sock designs to knit for men, women and children, inspired by the beautiful traditional folk patterns found across Norway.