Hardcover. Lusekofta, the "lice" pattern sweater from Setesdal in Norway has one of the world's most knitted and varied sweater designs. In this colorful book, Annemor Sundbø has collected on photographs, historic newspaper articles, and descriptions from many people to help with her research into the magic of the Setesdalkofte. She has discovered exciting cultural history incorporating faith, superstition, politics, and technical inventions. The history, combined with he earliest patterns for these famous sweaters, will give inspiration and ideas for creating a sweater the Setesdal way, from knitting the patterns to working the unique decorative embroidery that surrounds the collar and cuffs.
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