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.Make 2 fishtail braids approx 22aquot; long. Thread through Eyelet rnd with ends at outside edge of mitten (see photo). Make 2 felted balls each with A, B, and C. Sew 3 balls (1 in each color) to point where braid emerges from mitten (see photo ).
|Author||:||Janine Kosel, Sue Flanders, Laurann Gilbertson|
|Publisher||:||Voyageur Press (MN) - 2012-06-05|