Socks from Around Norway: Over 40 Traditional Knitting Patterns Inspired by Norwegian Folk-Art Collections (Hardcover)
Your ultimate guide to the warmth, variety, and beauty of traditional Scandinavian socks.
Nina Granlund S ther, author of the acclaimed Mittens from Around Norway, is back with an all-new guide to Norway's hidden treasures. Explore centuries of Scandinavian sock-knitting history, with dozens of beloved classic patterns plus more obscure design delights, drawn from the author's in-depth knowledge of Norwegian knitting and reconstructed from carefully-researched historical sources. This stunning compendium of Norwegian knitting tradition is as inspirational as it is eye-catching
- Socks for women, men, and children in a variety of styles and designs-- stripes, cables, entrelac, and so much more--from every region of Norway.
- Striking full-color photographs and easy-to-read pattern charts, with instructions, terminology, and measurements adapted for an American knitting audience.
- Tips, tricks, and a comprehensive guide to traditional methods of heel shaping