Description - Knits from the Heart of Norway by Irene Haugland
Talented knitwear designer Irene Haugland blends her love for the natural beauty, people, and cultural heritage of Telemark with her contemporary sense for color and pattern in these 30 inspiring works of art. Perfect for the ski slopes, a chilly country afternoon, or a busy city sidewalk, these designs include sweaters, cardigans, socks, hats, and mittens for men, women, and children, with step-by-step instructions, gorgeous color photographs, and the occasional finishing touch of traditional Norwegian embroidery.
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Author Biography - Irene Haugland
Irene Haugland is a designer and started her own company, Vrikke, in 1993 just before the Lillehammer Olympics, with great success. Her designs are inspired by old Norwegian handicraft traditions: Norwegian rose painting, hand embroidery, and symbols from the Middle Ages. Irene lives in Lunde, the heart of Telemark.