Socks from Around Norway
Your ultimate guide to the warmth, variety, and beauty of traditional Scandinavian socks.
Nina Granlund Sæther, author of the acclaimed Mittens from Around Norway, is back with an all-new guide to Norway’s hidden treasures. Explore centuries of Scandinavian sock-knitting history, with dozens of beloved classic patterns plus more obscure design delights, drawn from the author’s in-depth knowledge of Norwegian knitting and reconstructed from carefully-researched historical sources. This stunning compendium of Norwegian knitting tradition is as inspirational as it is eye-catching!
- Socks for women, men, and children in a variety of styles and designs— stripes, cables, entrelac, and so much more—from every region of Norway.
- Striking full-color photographs and easy-to-read pattern charts, with instructions, terminology, and measurements adapted for an American knitting audience.
- Tips, tricks, and a comprehensive guide to traditional methods of heel shaping