Traditional Danish Sweaters

Traditional Danish Sweaters
Item Number: KB-9781570769245
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Detailed Description

For a brief time in Danish history the night sweater was a staple in a woman's wardrobe. Learn about it and the history of other traditional Danish sweaters from the 19th century in this book by knit designer and author Vivian H°xbro. Traditional Danish Sweaters covers the history behind the designs, the special techniques, and pattern motifs of the historic knitting culture of Denmark. Included are 200 motif patterns and charts, and 11 patterns including sweaters, tunics, tops and wraps. Chapter 7 will guide you through making your own night sweater with instructions on calculating size, shape, and choosing the right motifs. Truly a fascinating book filled with history and beautiful photographs.

hard cover,, 254 pages.