Folk Knitting in Estonia: A Garland of Symbolism, Tradition and Technique

Folk Knitting in Estonia A Garland of Symbolism Tradition and Technique In Estonia knitted gloves mittens and socks are traditional symbols gifts and dowries American knitters can finally learn the traditions behind Estonian knitting and the techniques necessary to r

In Estonia, knitted gloves, mittens, and socks are traditional symbols, gifts, and dowries American knitters can finally learn the traditions behind Estonian knitting and the techniques necessary to recreate it Illustrated step by step instructions guide readers through unfamiliar techniques Detailed instructions for 25 gloves, mittens, and socks plus charts for traditiIn Estonia, knitted gloves, mittens, and socks are traditional symbols, gifts, and dowries American knitters can finally learn the traditions behind Estonian knitting and the techniques necessary to recreate it Illustrated step by step instructions guide readers through unfamiliar techniques Detailed instructions for 25 gloves, mittens, and socks plus charts for traditional lace and multicolored patterns are included A brief history of Estonia itself and a section on the folk culture provide a background to the technical instructions.

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Folk Knitting in Estonia: A Garland of Symbolism, Tradition and Technique Comment

  1. I would love to take a knitting vacation with this book The projects are lovely and written in logical fashion I just wish I had time to knit


  2. More interesting knitting patterns from the Baltic country of Estonia Similar in many ways to neighboring Latvian patterns, this book includes socks and gloves as well as mittens There are some interesting cast on and joining techniques.


  3. Nancy Bush s passion and interest in folk knitting and textile history culminate in this beautiful book She delves into Estonian domestic history, sharing wonderful photos, and many new and inspired designs from historic knitted textiles Estonian lace, mittens, socks, etc.


  4. Great in depth technical information, including instructions for the unusual surface design stuff in Estonian knitting Interesting section on Estonian history also.


  5. This is a brilliant book Nancy Bush is passionate about Estonia and it shows She s written a definitive book about Estonian history, folklore, motifs, and mitten techniques.





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