150 Scandinavian Motifs
The Knitter's DirectoryBook - 2013
For both experienced and beginner knitters, this is an inspirational collection of favorite motifs found in the traditional knitting of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and the Faeroe Islands, including charming motifs of stars, hearts, flowers, leaping reindeer, and dancers, as well as delightful 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 colour charts, and a reverse colour way suggestion. With clear details on reading colour charts, and a full review of techniques for two-colour knitting, this book also gives advice on incorporating the Scandinavian motifs into a variety of different projects, allowing you to create unique designs. Includes guidance on choosing yarns, use of colour, and finishing techniques to help you hone your knitting skills and create stylish projects. 5 projects are at the end of the book.
Publisher: Loveland, Colorado :, Interweave Press,, 
Copyright Date: ©2013
Branch Call Number: ANF 746.432041 MUC
Characteristics: 159 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 22 cm