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  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 01 March 2021
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782218203
  • Stock: Not Yet Published
  • Size: 216x280 mm
  • Illustrations: 128
  • Pages: 128
  • RRP: £12.99

Nordic Knits for Children

£12.99

15 cosy knits for ages 3 to 9 by Monica Russel

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Book Description

Over a dozen Scandi-inspired garments and accessories to make for boys and girls aged 3 to 9.

Norwegian knitting is loved for its combination of practicality, texture and minimalistic patterning. In this brand-new book by best-selling knitwear designer Monica Russel, there are over a dozen Nordic-inspired clothes and accessories for children that blend classic Scandi style with fun and practicality!

Beginning with a crash course in essential knitting techniques, dive straight into 15 patterns ranging from simple hats and a scarf to mittens, sweaters, dresses, bags and even a bear. The garments are divided into two, with half for ages 36 years and the other for ages 79 years, both age ranges that knitting patterns are rarely catered for. Designs for the clothes range from beautifully subtle and textured knits to fantastic patterned creations that feature motifs inspired by classic Nordic knitwear and the Scandinavian landscape.

Handy photos of the finished designs along with clear written instructions accompany every pattern. In addition, every knitted item with colourwork features a chart with corresponding written instructions, and advice is provided on cabled and textured knitting effects.

Whether you're knitting for a special occasion, a holiday, or for day-to-day wear, these are classic-mod fusions that your little ones will love.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Yarns

Tools

Techniques
Abbreviations, Yarn conversions, Tension, Reading charts, Colourwork, Cabling/textured stitches, i-Cords, Buttonholes & buttons, Making & attaching pompoms, Making & attaching tassels

Projects
Hat, Scarf, Flap Hat, Little Mittens, Big Mittens, Leg Warmers, Mini Handbag, Drawstring Bag, Pinafore Dress, Sleeveless sweater, Yoked Cardigan, "Plain" Cardigan, Animal Motif Sweater, "Plain" sweater, Hooded Duffle Coat, Dress

Index

About the Author

About Monica Russel

Monica Russel is a bestselling Search Press author with over 75,000 books sold throughout the world. She runs a knitting business through her website www.theknitknacks.co.uk, and she designs all her own patterns and knitting kits, which use only natural fibres. She attends many craft and knitting fairs and has had numerous patterns featured in knitting magazines and books.

Monica lives in East Sussex, UK.

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