Norwegian Knitting Designs

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


Author: Annichen Sibbern Bøhn
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780979312618
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Page: 80
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Norwegian Knitting Designs - 90 Years Later

A New Look at the Classic Collection of Scandinavian Motifs and Patterns
Author: Wenche Roald,Annichen Sibbern Bohn
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781570769894
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 272
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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!

Designing Knitwear


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

150 Scandinavian Knitting Designs


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

Ethnic Dress in the United States

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

Traditional Scandinavian Knitting


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

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
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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!

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
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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.

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
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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.

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
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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.

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
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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
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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.

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
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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.

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
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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.

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: 9995
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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.

Scandinavian Christmas Stockings

Classic Designs to Knit for the Holidays
Author: Mette Handberg
Publisher: Trafalgar Square
ISBN: 9781570766299
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 95
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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.

Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting


Author: Alice Starmore
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486484637
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 153
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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.

Ethnic Knitting Discovery

The Netherlands, Denmark, Norway, and the Andes
Author: Donna Druchunas
Publisher: Nomad Press (Company)
ISBN: N.A
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 176
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"Introduction to traditional knitting techniques from the Netherlands, Denmark, Norway, and the Andes, with small projects to build skills followed by drop-shoulder pullover sweaters. Techniques include color and texture patterning; simple color work; half-gussets; knitted, cut, or steeked armholes; and decorative edgings"--Provided by publisher.

Easter Knits


Author: Arne & Carlos
Publisher: Trafalgar Square Publishing
ISBN: 9781570765643
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 65
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Presents instructions and patterns for knitting Easter decorations, including eggs, bunnies, and chicks.