In this compelling collection, Ivar Asplund invites knitters to join him in exploring the possibilities, combining his grandmother's well-loved lessons in classic and time-tested cable knitting techniques with the elegant simplicity of contemporary Scandinavian design.
In Cable Knits From Nordic Lands book, you'll find 20 projects, ranging from sweaters, cardigans, and ponchos to scarves, wrist warmers, and hats - for children and adults - that offer an attractive balance of historic and modern elements, as well as superior fit.
Step-by-step pattern instructions guide novice cablers through straightforward reversible projects and eye-catching cable repeats; veterans can test their skills on larger, more complex garments with multiple cable panels; and a tutorial section explains the fundamentals of working and combining cables in any design to achieve a variety of striking effects
About the author
Ivar Asplund grew up in southern Sweden, his grandmother taught him how to knit when he was five years old. He moved to Uppsala in his late teens for university studies and after graduating spent some time travelling abroad. Today he lives near Stockholm and work's at a yarn store where he teaches knitting
Format Hardcover | 160 pages
Dimensions 1.52 cms H x 27.94 cms L x 21.08 cms W | 750g
Publication date 01 Oct 2019
Publisher Trafalgar Square Books
ISBN: 157076929X EAN: 9781570769290