Knitted Lace of Estonia
Techniques, Patterns, and TraditionsBook - 2008
Combining some of the oldest knitted artifacts in Northern Europe with authentic tips and expert advice, this distinctive guidebook demonstrates a wide range of knitting knowledge. Featuring 14 heirloom-quality projects, this savvy reference includes traditional lace-knitting techniques such as the starburst, twig, peacock, and lily of the valley patterns. Modern variations on classic methods and adding lace edges are also explored, and photographs from several Estonian museums beautifully illustrate various completed designs. With accessible graphed and written instructions, the projects include Estonian-style shawls, stoles, and scarves.
Publisher: Loveland, CO : Interweave Press, c2008
Branch Call Number: 746.226 BUS
Characteristics: 159 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 23 cm