- Jan 6, 2008This months Piecework magazine features these great Nordic/Baltic
related articles. Get yours as soon as it hits the stand as it might
sell out as fast as the issue with the Märta Stina article !
FROM THE ARCTIC CIRCLE: KNITTED ROVANIEMI MITTENS and Fingerless
Rovaniemi Mittens to Knit
by Leena Kariniemi-Alve
The technique for these extraordinary mittens was developed by the
Samí, indigenous inhabitants of the Old World Arctic.
A Stork's Nest Scarf to Knit
by Nancy Bush
An elegant cashmere scarf worked in the traditional Estonian Stork's
THE TRADITION OF KNITTING IN LITHUANIA and Lithuanian Baby Mittens to
by Donna Druchunas
Learn about Lithuania's legacy of knitting and make our floral-motif
mittens for a sweet baby.
TWO PAIRS OF KNITTED GLOVES FROM DENMARK and A Man's Danish Gloves to
by Lita Rosing-Schow
Explore the similarities between two pairs of gloves that came into a
museum's collection fifty-six years apart and create a reproduction
of the man's gloves.
ON THE WEB:
ANNICHEN SIBBERN BØHN: PRESERVER OF NORWAY'S KNITTING HISTORY, WARTIME
RESISTANCE FIGHTER and Norwegian Stockings to Knit
by Terri Shea
Read Annichen Sibbern Bøhn's remarkable story and download the
instructions and charts for traditional fancy patterned knitted
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