Over 30 traditional and modern Norwegian knitwear patterns for all seasons and all the family. From Internet sensation Lasse Matberg.
Discover and knit over 30 items for men, women and children, designed for all occasions and seasons, inspired by the Vikings’ warm, all-weather garments.. From tough-wearing sweaters and outerwear to elegant cardigans and jackets, all have made been made in stunning Scandinavian style. Hats, mittens, scarves and seat pads which match the sweaters and are easy to knit, can also be found in the book. Whether you love traditional, Nordic colorwork patterns and cables, or modern, textured knits, there is something for everyone.
It is divided into five parts:
• The Best Everyday Knits
• Rugged Knits
• Stylish Knits
• Norse Sweaters
• Cosy Accessories
Lasse L. Matberg comes from a family who, for generations, have been working to create beautiful, quality crafted items by hand – father and grandfather were craftsmen, and mother and grandmother often worked hard knitting warm garments for the whole family. Viking Knitting is a tribute to good-quality, practical needlework, inspired by the Vikings’ warm, all-weather garments.
The patterns are made in collaboration with Strikkemekka, and modeled by Lasse and his family.