Saturday, 2 November 2013
Learn some of the stunning and original decorative techniques used in Northern folk hand knits, using beautiful Nordic knitting wool. These techniques will include beautiful, authentic decorative cast on techniques used for traditional Nordic knitted mittens, socks and sweaters – such as the classic two colour, old Estonian Fish Tail cast on and an extravagantly decorative, fringed cast on. There will be plenty of opportunities to pick up tips for incorporating these techniques into your own folk mittens and socks. You will also learn all about the superbly insulating and decorative folk art of Thrums and Thrumming.Click here for more details and to book.
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