Estonian Mittens all around the World

EESTI LABAKINDAD ILMA LAANDE LAIALI
Estonian Mittens all around the World

EESTI LABAKINDAD ILMA LAANDE LAIALI, translates to: Estonian Mittens all around the World

This wonderful book, written in Estonian and English, gathers Aino Praakli's research on Estonian mittens under one cover. There are 175 color images of patterned Estonian mittens, a short description of each mitten from the museum archive notes with authorís comments, where the mitten came from, who made it (if known) and details about the construction. There is also a colored graph for each design, showing the pattern repeat. Included are instructions for special techniques, an interview with the author and some of her personal thoughts on her work and the mittens she has studied.

This book is a labor of love. Aino has spend countless hours in the Estonian National Museum collections, she has given her heart to these knitted treasures of her culture. Her dream is to see these patterns scattered around the world.

240 pages, hardcover, *all text is printed in in ENGLISH & ESTONIAN.*

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