Pattern for Sami gloves from Kautokeino, Finnmark, Norway and pictures of lots of other Scandinavian mittens

Pattern for Sami gloves from Kautokeino, Finnmark, Norway and pictures of lots of other Scandinavian mittens

How to do twined knitting, a several hundreds year old traditional Scandinavian knitting technique. You use two strands of yarn (even when knitting in solid color). Knit each strand alternately and twist them between each and every single stitch. The resulting fabric is firmer and much denser than regular stockinette stitch and creates a warm, dense and wind-resistant fabric.

Twined knitting by Garnstudio Drops design.aka two-end knitting, a several hundreds year old traditional Scandinavian knitting technique.

Dale 10010    I knit this sweater in camel and black....just beautiful.   The picture doesn't do it justice.

Dale 10010 I knit this sweater in camel and black. The picture doesn't do it justice.

Emkristi: Kavelfrans till vantar

Look at embroidery on the mittens! How to add yarn fringe to mittens.

In process the typical 'kavelfrans' that decorates edgings on traditional Scandinavian folklore mittens.

In process the typical 'kavelfrans' that decorates edgings on traditional Scandinavian folklore mittens.

Här kommer en beskrivning på hur man kan göra kavelfrans. Det finns flera olika sätt, det här tycker jag är enkelt och bra.   Som kavel anv...

Här kommer en beskrivning på hur man kan göra kavelfrans. Det finns flera olika sätt, det här tycker jag är enkelt och bra. Som kavel anv...

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