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Nordic Knits for Children By Monica Russel

Nordic Knits for Children by Monica Russel

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Over a dozen Scandi-inspired garments and accessories to make for boys and girls aged 3 to 9.

Nordic Knits for Children Summary

Nordic Knits for Children: 15 Cosy Knits for Ages 3 to 9 by Monica Russel

Norwegian knitting is loved for its combination of practicality, texture and traditional patterning. In this brand-new book by best-selling knitwear designer and author Monica Russel, there are 15 Nordic-inspired clothes and accessories for children that blend classic Scandi style with fun and functionality!

Beginning with a crash course in essential knitting techniques, create stylish hats, mittens, sweaters, dresses and even a loveable bear in a distinctive Fair Isle design. The garments are designed for children aged 3 to 9 years, with styles ranging from beautifully subtle and textured knits to patterned creations with motifs inspired by classic Nordic knitwear and the Scandinavian landscape.

There are numerous photos of the finished designs, clear written instructions, and every knitted item with colourwork includes a chart with corresponding written instructions.

Whether you're knitting for a special occasion, a holiday, or for day-to-day wear, these are fuss-free patterns that will have you knitting, classic-mod makes for your little one all year round.

About Monica Russel

Monica Russel is a best-selling Search Press author with over 95,000 books sold throughout the world. She runs a knitting business through her website www.theknitknacks.co.uk, and she designs all her own patterns and knitting kits, which use only natural fibres. She attends many craft and knitting fairs and has had numerous patterns featured in knitting magazines and books.

Monica lives in East Sussex, UK.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

A small history of Nordic knitting 7

Yarns & materials 8

Tools & equipment 10

Techniques 12
Tension/gauge 12, Knitting abbreviations 13, Yarn conversions 13, Essential knitting Skills 14, Finishing 32

Projects 38
Selburose Hat & Scarf 40, Diamant Flap Hat 48, Lite Fro Mittens 52, Stort Fro Mittens 56, Sjo Leg Warmers 60, Fisk Dress 64, Knute Cable Slipover 72, Hestehov Sweater Dress 76, Isbjorn Sweater 82, Fisk Purse 88, Kors Duffle Jacket 92, Otso the Teddy Bear 100, Sommer Sweater 110, Rod Cable Cardigan 116, Rosslyng Yoked Cardigan 122

Yarns used 128

Additional information

NGR9781782218203
9781782218203
1782218203
Nordic Knits for Children: 15 Cosy Knits for Ages 3 to 9 by Monica Russel
New
Paperback
Search Press Ltd
2021-04-01
128
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