Folk Mittens

Folk Mittens

by Marcia Lewandowski

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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.

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ISBN-13: 9781620332436
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 02/25/2013
Sold by: Penguin Group
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 120
File size: 29 MB
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About the Author

Marcia Lewandowski spent her first twenty-five years in Minnesota where the long winters taught her to appreciate warm serviceable mittens. She currently resides in the south of Bolivia where she is working with the Mennonite Central Committee to strengthen women's groups. She is also the author of Andean Folk Knits: Great Designs from Peru, Chile, Argentina, Ecuador & Bolivia.

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Hi im spiritfang and im a silver shecat with black and white spots and green eyes. I would like to adopt primrose ( btw i read the hunger games best series eva
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Myla edged away from the others.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Her tiny claws pierce jennas skin as she jumps out of her arms (she hates being picked up.)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago