The Knitting Traditions of Sandinavia, Iceland and the Shetland Isles
Paperback 160pp Illustrated 230x215mm
9781596681712   Product Code: 11030
In this practical guide, Lucinda Guy explores the folk motifs and traditional techniques of the knitting cultures of Iceland, Norway, Sweden and the Shetland Isles. The book contains illustrated patterns and finishing instructions for 20 women's garments and accessories - including pullovers, shawls, socks, gloves and mittens - while introducing a range of techniques and ideas such as knitting in the round, Icelandic laceweight wool, and Fair Isle.