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Latvian knitting

Knitters Inc.

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1DeerlyMusical
Jan 27, 2011, 5:58pm Top

I was on eBay a few weeks ago and saw a couple of books on Latvian knitting. I won them and am now the proud owner of Adisana (Latvian for Knit) and Adisanas un tamboresanas abece (Knitting and Crocheting ABCs). I can almost read the patterns. The pictures are a help, too. The first book also has charts for lace, cables, and color work. They both have stitch patterns and sweater patterns. Fun to discover. Google Translate does not have a large knitting vocabulary, however.

2Marensr
Mar 8, 2011, 11:03pm Top

What a great find DeerlyMusical! My mom knit some patterns from Danish books. Charts always help and it is an adventure!

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