Norwegian Handknits: Heirloom Designs from Vesterheim Museum


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Norwegian Handknits: Heirloom Designs from Vesterheim Museum

Author: Janine Kosel
Pages: 144
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Publisher: Voyageur Press
Publication Date: 2012

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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.

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