Norwegian Knitting Designs

A Collection from Some of Norway's Leading Knitting Designers
Author: Margaretha Finseth
Publisher: Search Press(UK)
ISBN: 9781782217121
Page: 128
View: 8581
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).

Exam Prep for: Norwegian Knitting Designs

Author: David Mason
Publisher: Rico Publications
Category: Education
Page: 800
View: 419
Political science is a social science which deals with systems of governance, and the analysis of political activities, political thoughts, and political behavior. This book provides over 2,000 Exam Prep questions and answers to accompany the text Norwegian Knitting Designs Items include highly probable exam items: Twenty-fourth Amendment, Legislature, Twenty-fifth Amendment, Federalism, redistricting, Constitutional crisis, presidential veto, redistricting, Environmental Protection, original jurisdiction, and more.

Norwegian Knitting Designs

Author: Annichen Sibbern Bøhn
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780979312618
Page: 80
View: 1074

Designing Knitwear

Author: Deborah Newton
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561582655
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 263
View: 393
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

Ethnic Dress in the United States

A Cultural Encyclopedia
Author: Annette Lynch,Mitchell D. Strauss
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0759121508
Category: Design
Page: 336
View: 7637
A concise and systematic exploration of 150 distinct items of ethnic dress, their history, and their cultural significance within the United States.

150 Scandinavian Knitting Designs

Author: Mary Jane Mucklestone
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781844489343
Category: Knitting
Page: 160
View: 5375
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.

Traditional Scandinavian Knitting

Author: Sheila McGregor
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486134164
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 184
View: 8518
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.

Socks from Around Norway

Over 40 Traditional Knitting Patterns Inspired by Norwegian Folk-Art Collections
Author: Nina Granlund Saether
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781570769221
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 200
View: 8024
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.

Socks from Norway

Over 40 Knitting Patterns Inspired by Traditional Norwegian Designs
Author: Nina Granlund Sæther
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781782217442
Category: Knitting
Page: 200
View: 8911
Over 40 sock designs to knit for men, women and children, inspired by the beautiful traditional folk patterns found across Norway.

Traditional Knitting Patterns, from Scandinavia

The British Isles, France, Italy, and Other European Countries
Author: James Norbury
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486210131
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 240
View: 6791
Photographs accompany directions for more than two hundred and fifty folk designs including the popular Fair Isle and Fisherman patterns

Beautiful Knitting Patterns

Author: Gisela Klopper
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402722264
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
View: 3388
This huge collection of more than 250 of the most popular and attractive patterns is indispensable to knitters. Find the perfect pattern for any project. Each one comes with easy to follow knitting charts, patterns, and advice on needles and combining stitches.

Handknits from Norway

Classic Norwegian Motifs in Modern Knitting Patterns for Women and Men
Author: Karen Marie Vinje
Publisher: Trafalgar Square Books
ISBN: 1570766878
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
View: 4277
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!

Norwegian Patterns for Knitting

Classic Sweaters, Hats, Vests, and Mittens
Author: Mette N. Handberg
Publisher: Trafalgar Square Publishing
ISBN: 9781570764486
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 118
View: 2633
Refreshing and crisp, more than 20 knitting projects fill this volume, inspired by traditional Norwegian garments. Suited for an active lifestyle, these innovative patterns include a variety of options such as classy vests, beautiful jackets, warm mittens, and stylish hats. Included with each individual project are inspirational photographs, step-by-step instructions, design templates, and pattern charts.

Mittens from Around Norway

Over 40 Traditional Knitting Patterns Inspired by Folk-Art Collections
Author: Nina Granlund Saether
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781570768224
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 192
View: 1968
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.

Norwegian Handknits

Heirloom Designs from Vesterheim Museum
Author: Janine Kosel,Sue Flanders,Laurann Gilbertson
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760342555
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 144
View: 7576
Norwegian Handknits collects 30 patterns for folk mittens, socks, scarves, hats, wristers, handbags, knapsacks, and a sweater or two inspired by traditional knits housed in the Vesterheim Museum in Decorah, Iowa. An introduction reflecting on the history of Norwegian-style knitting and the stories behind the handknits that inspired the patterns will be included. Sidebars include classic Norwegian cooking recipes and historical knitting photos.

Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting

Author: Alice Starmore
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486484637
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 153
View: 4547
Features traditional and original patterns that can be used to create knitted sweaters, along with projects for patterned sweaters and her advice for determining a design's color scheme.

Scandinavian Christmas Stockings

Classic Designs to Knit for the Holidays
Author: Mette Handberg
Publisher: Trafalgar Square
ISBN: 9781570766299
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 95
View: 3518
Bright holiday colors and motifs abound in this treasury of Christmas stocking patterns inspired by traditional Scandinavian designs. Detailed pattern charts, including a complete alphabet for personalizing stockings with family member names, and designs to create a stocking cap, patterned mittens, and whimsical leg warmers accompany the unique stocking designs included within. Knitters will enjoy creating handmade Christmas decorations that are sure to become treasured family heirlooms.

Knit Nordic

20 contemporary accessories inspired by 4 traditional sweater patterns
Author: Eline Oftedal
Publisher: Pavilion Books
ISBN: 1910231223
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 300
View: 2892
Traditional Nordic patterns can be seen everywhere, from the catwalk to the high street. In this book from new knit designer Eline Oftedal, four iconic Norwegian knitting patterns - Marius, Voss, Setesdal and Fana - are given new shapes and forms. Includes stories about the inspiration and traditions behind each of the patterns, charting their origins and exploring what it is about these patterns that so appeals to knitters all over the world. We are used to seeing these patterns on sweaters, but here is a collection of twenty contemporary projects to bring these iconic designs up to date. Projects include iPad and phone cover, a teddy bear, a toilet roll holder and even a pair of hotpants.

Esto es París

Author: Miroslav Sasek
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9788493822552
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 64
View: 2179