Folk Mittens

Author(s): Marcia Lewandowski
Original Publish Date: Feb 25, 2013
Product Number: EB00766548
Released: Sep 13, 2019
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781620332436
Publisher: Interweave
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Offering mitten patterns from around the world, this introduction to folk knitting is followed by a generous section on the techniques of knitting mittens. Among topics covered are gauge, wool selection (including techniques for washing and felting wool), casting on, plait edging, ribbed and unribbed cuffs, and a long section on the ever-elusive thumb. Also detailed are techniques for hand-knit mitten cords, finishing, and sizing.