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    DescriptionNancy Bush spent several months in Estonia talking with knitters and unearthing the fascinating history of the craft and the country. In addition to the rich cultural history, Nancy shares traditions and techniques that are unique to the knitting from this region. Clearly illustrated step-by-step instruction for techniques that will be new to most American knitters insure success. Included are charts for traditional lace and multicolored patterns typical of Estonian knitting. Instructions for twenty-five gloves, mittens, and socks, both historic and contemporary, that use these traditional patterns, round out this extraordinary work.


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    Title
    Folk Knitting in Estonia
    Subtitle
    A Garland of Symbolism, Tradition and Technique
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nancy Bush
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 120
    Width: 216 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 9 mm
    Weight: 386 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781883010430
    ISBN 10: 1883010438
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24210
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: CRA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.6
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DVUE
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    BIC subject category V2: WFBS
    BISAC V2.8: CRA015000
    BIC subject category V2: 1DVUE
    BISAC V2.8: CRA047000
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 746.432094798
    DC22: 746.43/2/094798
    LC classification: TT819.E76 B87 1999
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 746.43209479
    Thema V1.0: WFBS
    Illustrations note
    colour illustrations
    Publisher
    Interweave Press Inc
    Imprint name
    Interweave Press Inc
    Publication date
    01 January 2000
    Publication City/Country
    Loveland
    Author Information
    Nancy Bush teaches workshops for guilds, shops, and at conferences throughout the United States, Canada, and Northern Europe. She is the author of Folk Socks, Folk Knitting in Estonia, Knitting on the Road, Knitting Vintage Socks, and Knitted Lace of Estonia (all from Interweave). Nancy lives in Salt Lake City, Utah.