Korsnäs Tapestry Crochet « Tapestry Crochet

The traditional way of knitting the Finnish renowned fisherman's, the Korsnäs sweater. Three ladies doing the middle part at the same time while in the past the male master did the tapestry crocheted parts.

Korsnäs Tapestry Crochet « Tapestry Crochet

A wide tapestry crocheted sash, a narrow woven sash, and tapestry crocheted cuffs and bags in the Korsnäs Museum.

Korsnäs Tapestry Crochet « Tapestry Crochet

amazing feats in wool and skill This is very intricate knitting, Korsnas style. The base is crocheted, than knit on multiple needles using six hands!

Korsnäs Tapestry Crochet « Tapestry Crochet

Korsnäs is a municipality on the western coast of Finland. The people (of Swedish descent) continue many of their traditions, including tapestry crochet.

Korsnäs Tapestry Crochet « Tapestry Crochet

Collar detail of the above sweater from the Karin Rosendahl collection.

Korsnäs Tapestry Crochet « Tapestry Crochet

Korsnäs Tapestry Crochet « Tapestry Crochet

Korsnäs Tapestry Crochet « Tapestry Crochet

Korsnäs Tapestry Crochet « Tapestry Crochet

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