Thursday, October 15, 2009
I've fallen in love with traditional Norwegian knitting patterns - especially mittens. I'm about to start my first pair this weekend. I've never done any colour work knitting before, so it will surely be a challenge.
Image 1 - from here
Image 2 - from the Selbu Folk Museum.
Image 3 - from the book Selbuvotter: History of a Knitting Tradition, which is on my wish list.
Look at this Selbu troll monument in Norway!