Discover and knit over 40 items for men, women, and children, designed for all occasions and seasons. From tough-wearing sweaters and outerwear to elegant cardigans and jackets, all have made been made in a quietly beautiful Scandinavian style. Whether you love traditional, Nordic colorwork patterns and cables, or modern, textured knits, there is something for everyone. Clear instructions are provided for each project, and charts are included where needed.
Lasse L. Matberg comes from a family who, for generations, have been working to create beautiful, quality crafted items by hand – fathers and grandfathers were craftsmen, and mothers and grandmothers often worked hard knitting warm garments for the whole family. Viking Knits is a tribute to good-quality, practical needlework, inspired by the Vikings’ warm, all-weather garments.
Included in this book are
- 18 men’s sweaters
- 9 women’s sweaters
- 6 children’s sweaters
- 10 cozy accessories
‘I hope this book will inspire you to create something valuable with your hands,’ says Lasse L. Matberg. ‘Welcome to a knitting book with both tradition and versatility.’