Traditional Swedish Knitting Patterns

Knitting designer Maja Karlsson delved into the fascinating history of Swedish fibercrafts, and discovered a rich tradition of multi-color patterning--the perfect source of inspiration for this lovely collection of 40 uniquely Swedish ...

Traditional Swedish Knitting Patterns

Knitting designer Maja Karlsson delved into the fascinating history of Swedish fibercrafts, and discovered a rich tradition of multi-color patterning--the perfect source of inspiration for this lovely collection of 40 uniquely Swedish motifs, applied and combined into 22 projects. Flowers, borders, geometric figures, landscapes, people, and animals, on their own or together, form the backbone of traditional Swedish stranded patterns. With the help of clear diagrams and full-color knitted swatches, a little knitting school, a pattern library, and eyecatching photography, intermediate knitters can confidently try out wrist warmers, hats, and ponchos; and veterans can challenge themselves with sweaters, jackets, and gloves. Pull out your needles, choose your yarns, and get ready to explore the depth, complexity, and beauty of traditional Swedish knitting!

Maja s Swedish Mittens

Traditional Swedish Knitting Patterns was published in July 2017 and sold 2500 copies.

Maja s Swedish Mittens

Traditional Swedish Knitting Patterns was published in July 2017 and sold 2500 copies.

Maja s Swedish Socks

Knitting socks is fun and fast, and there's no limit to the possibilities: from easy single-color socks that keep it simple for beginners to beautifully complex designs for the sock veteran, there's something in this collection for everyone ...

Maja s Swedish Socks

From fun and funky to classic and elegant, treat your feet to Scandinavian socks in all shapes and sizes. Maja Karlsson--an experienced and beloved knit designer, and the author of Traditional Swedish Knitting Patterns and Maja's Swedish Mittens--is back with an all-new selection of toe-tapping socks you won't be able to resist! Knitting socks is fun and fast, and there's no limit to the possibilities: from easy single-color socks that keep it simple for beginners to beautifully complex designs for the sock veteran, there's something in this collection for everyone. Kick-start your sock skills with technical tips to help with shaping and finishing; follow along with step-by-step instructions and charts; and fall in love with Maja's endlessly inspirational designs, drawing from the natural world, traditional motifs, and the deeply-rooted cultural history of Sweden. Socks for multiple skill levels, in a wide variety of colors and styles Easy-to-follow tips and explanations of sock-knitting techniques Gorgeous full-color photographs brimming over with inspiration for the sock-loving knitter

Traditional Scandinavian Knitting

This classic guide to the styles of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and the Faeroe Islands includes patterns for jerseys, gloves and mittens, stockings, and caps. 191 black-and-white and 20 color illustrations.

Traditional Scandinavian Knitting

This classic guide to the styles of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and the Faeroe Islands includes patterns for jerseys, gloves and mittens, stockings, and caps. 191 black-and-white and 20 color illustrations.

Traditional Knitting Patterns from Scandinavia

SCANDINAVIAN KNITTING Norwegian Knitting Patterns Double Cable Twin
Cable Ladder Cable Lace Cable German ... Mat Swedish Knitting Patterns
Chequer Woven Elongated Chequer Square Danish Knitting Patterns Pyramid
Chequer ...

Traditional Knitting Patterns  from Scandinavia

Photographs accompany directions for more than two hundred and fifty folk designs including the popular Fair Isle and Fisherman patterns

Traditional Knitting Patterns

GERMAN AND AUSTRIAN Pique Lace I49 KNITTING IOO German Knitting
Patterns Io8 Bell Rib Io8 VI. ... IIO Ladder Cable I66 Travelling Cable III Lace
Cable 167 Fuchsia II3 - - - Embossed Leaf (1) II3 Swedish Knitting Patterns I68
Embossed ...

Traditional Knitting Patterns

Hundreds of knitting patterns complete with easy-to-follow directions and examples of finished work. Long section on fishermen's sweaters. One of the most comprehensive books available.

The Mitten Book

From the storm-tossed island of Gotland off the coast of Sweden come these patterns for beautiful, traditional mittens. A life-size photo illustrates each mitten, and complete instructions tell how to knit mittens in all sizes.

The Mitten Book

From the storm-tossed island of Gotland off the coast of Sweden come these patterns for beautiful, traditional mittens. A life-size photo illustrates each mitten, and complete instructions tell how to knit mittens in all sizes.

Traditional Nordic Knitting

With over 80 full-color photographs, this book will make a stunning addition to any knitter's library.

Traditional Nordic Knitting

The classic Nordic knitting tradition is a widely-respected--and increasingly popular--source of exquisite patterns and design inspiration all over the world. Now, withTraditional Nordic Knits, get a glimpse into the rich history and heritage of this beloved cornerstone of needlecraft. 15 time-honored patterns become over 40 different projects, gracing mittens, gloves, hats, and socks through designs suitable for all levels of experience, and each project is introduced with an example of a historic knitted item and a fascinating explanation of the pattern’s background and origin. With over 80 full-color photographs, this book will make a stunning addition to any knitter’s library.

Solveig Larsson s Knitted Mittens

Knit your way through more than 40 new mitten patterns inspired by the enchanting landscape and fascinating history of northern Sweden—the forests, lakes, and deeply-rooted traditions that have surrounded knitwear designer Solveig Larsson ...

Solveig Larsson s Knitted Mittens

Knit your way through more than 40 new mitten patterns inspired by the enchanting landscape and fascinating history of northern Sweden—the forests, lakes, and deeply-rooted traditions that have surrounded knitwear designer Solveig Larsson all her life. Each knitted mitten design brings with it a photo, a story, and a piece of Sweden’s past, gathered together to form a collection that will warm hands while sharing the beauties of a region rich in vistas, legends, and textile art.

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KNITTING SWEATERS 28 Contemporary Designs in the Norwegian Tradition
Tone Takle & Lise Kolstad Twenty - eight fresh ... 95 MORE SS MORE
SWEATERS A Riot of Color , Pattern and Form Lise Kolstad & Tone Takle Design
notes and instructions ... Robin Orm Hansen , translator Learn this traditional
Swedish knitting ...

Spin Off


Scandinavian Knitwear

30 Original Designs from Traditional Patterns Alice Starmore. Sweden Lake and
... The design elements of Swedish knitting were copied from newly imported
fabrics or from the traditional patterns used in domestic weaving . The
development ...

Scandinavian Knitwear


The Swedish Mitten Book

Shares forty-one traditional Swedish patterns, including flower, leaf, bird, and geometric patterns, and offers advice on knitting mittens

The Swedish Mitten Book

Shares forty-one traditional Swedish patterns, including flower, leaf, bird, and geometric patterns, and offers advice on knitting mittens

Knitters

Knitters


Vogue Knitting

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Vogue Knitting

Briefly traces the history of knitting, discusses yarns, tools, and basic techniques, and tells how to design, make, finish, and care for knitware

150 Scandinavian Motifs

Included in this collection are colorful designs for: Stars Hearts Flowers Birds & animals Geometric patterns And, more!

150 Scandinavian Motifs

Attention all knitters! 150 Scandinavian Motifs is an inspirational collection of favorite motifs found in the traditional knitting of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and the Faeroe Islands. Included in this collection are colorful designs for: Stars Hearts Flowers Birds & animals Geometric patterns And, more! Each motif is shown as a hand-knitted swatch, illustrated with clear, life-sized photographs and accompanied by easy-to-read color charts, and a reverse colorway suggestion. With clear details on reading color charts, and a full review of techniques for two-color knitting, this book also gives advice on incorporating Scandinavian motifs into a variety of different projects, allowing you to create unique designs. It also includes guidance on choosing yarns, use of color, and finishing techniques to help you to hone your knitting skills and create stylish projects!

Knitting Sweaters from Around the World

Some of the designs in this book, such as the Cowichan-Inspired Swallows and Ivy Wrap Cardigan, the Men's Fair Isle pullover, and the Eriskay Gansey, are very traditional garments, allowing you to try the same stitches and techniques used ...

Knitting Sweaters from Around the World

"Knitting Sweaters from Around the World brings together a sampling of patterns from Scandinavia, Europe, the United Kingdom, Ireland, the East, and the West, featuring creative works from well-known designers"--Provided by publisher.

Swedish Folk Art

less potential in knitting to shape surface structures and patterns out of twisted ,
raised , crossed , and doubled meshes . The result of Christoffersson's work was
first shown in an exhibition of sample pieces and parts of sweaters , tightly knitted
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Swedish Folk Art

This volume celebrates the richness of folk art in Sweden, from traditional peasant art to modern design. It illustrates the many facets of Swedish style and culture, exploring the ways in which Sweden's traditional heritage and contemporary design and decorative arts are connected.

The Complete Book of Traditional Knitting

Knitters of all skill levels will find this volume an excellent source of inspiration as well as a guide that ranges from familiar Shetland and Fair Isle patterns to charming, lesser-known styles of Norway, Greece, Turkey, and other ...

The Complete Book of Traditional Knitting

Knitters of all skill levels will find this volume an excellent source of inspiration as well as a guide that ranges from familiar Shetland and Fair Isle patterns to charming, lesser-known styles of Norway, Greece, Turkey, and other countries. Illustrated with photographs, diagrams, and charts, it also provides instructions for 13 traditional garments.

Tocher

Tales, Songs, Tradition ... Queries : We have had an enquiry from a Swedish lady
interested in traditional knitting patterns , especially local patterns for fishermen '
s jerseys , and any traditions about the significance of the patterns , or a custom ...

Tocher


Nordic Knits with Birger Berge

29-year-old Norwegian Birger Berge has become something of a social celebrity from sharing pictures of his knitting on Instagram. The Bergen-based knitter has built a global following of almost 36,800 on the photo sharing platform.

Nordic Knits with Birger Berge

29-year-old Norwegian Birger Berge has become something of a social celebrity from sharing pictures of his knitting on Instagram. The Bergen-based knitter has built a global following of almost 36,800 on the photo sharing platform.