Moose Camouflage Hat
Moose walk through the trees on this earflap hat. Designed for cold weather, it is knit with two and occasionally three colors per row and has a sewn-in lining. Worked at 7 1/2 stitches to the inch, it is sized for an adult man, and size changes are best made by changing the needle size and gauge. The pattern uses approximately 30 yards each of 16 colors of greens and browns and is perfect for the knitter with the large stash.
Votter: samisk inspirert. Mittens inspired from our natives: the samii-people/lapp people. They are to be knitted in bright white, bright red,bright blue, bright green and bright yellow. The main colour is always bright white. and second colour is often red and blue. So
Jokkmokk Flowers pattern by Laura Ricketts
Anna-Kajsa Pavval’s mittens highlight a common motif of the north – knitted flowers. She was a master of combining colors with these distinctive flowers. This pattern is based on a scrap of a mitten in Erika Nordvall Falck’s Sami mitten collection.
65. Svensk stickhistoria skrivs om!
Stoppa pressarna! Nu skriver vi om svensk stickhistoria. Det är Erika Nordvall Falck som upptäckt att stickning i Norrbotten omnämns redan 1673 i en skildring av Johannes Schefferus i praktverket Lapponia. Erika med vantstickning efter intervjun. Det brukar ju sägas att stickningen kom till Sverige med holländska Magna Brita Cracau som gifte sig med en rik bonde i Halland. Också det var på 1600-talet. Och att stickningen sedan spreds över resten av landet från söder till norr. Vantar från…
Arjeplog Rosettes: Swedish Sámi Knitted Mittens pattern by Laura Ricketts
This bright, cheery mitten is from Arjeplog, Sweden. It is knit from ribbed cuffs to the mitten tip using five different colors of fingering weight yarn and mimics the popular, Swedish ‘rosengang’ woven fabric. This pattern has been in the Arjeplog area since the 1860s, and was soon translated to knitting. The knitter will need to use up to three colors of yarn per row. Directions are charted.
Discover Sami Knitting: Jouni and His Mittens
In PieceWork‘s eBook, Discover the Wonderful World of Sami Knitting: 5 Mitten Patterns from Finland, Norway & Sweden to Knit, you will learn about Jouni and his…