"SUITI PATTERNED SOCKS" a book by Lia Mona Ģibiete.
Language- latvian / english.
The book summarizes the author's yearlong research on Suiti-style socks.
The Suiti are a catholic minority in Latvia, they live in Western Latvia in the region of Kurzeme in the small towns of Alsunga and Jūrkalne.
This publication consists of three parts – the story of ancient and modern Suiti socks, a collection of 80 sock patterns, created by the author, which show the composition of vivid colors, the origin of each sock and the pattern charts as well as information on the historical Suiti socks which are stored in the collections of Latvian museums.
On the one hand, „Suiti Patterned Socks" is a practical guide for experienced knitters and on the other hand it is a stimulus for new craftsmen.
Suiti Patterned Socks book
- Product Code: LC-SUI-B
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