The Danish Skrå-trøje from Sejerø

Time: 12 hours Level:  Intermediate to advanced, must be experienced at reading charts, and using double pointed needles. This remarkable Danish garment was created at the end of the 1800s. It is unusual in that most Danish knitting at that time was of one color, while this skrå-trøje was knitted in navy and white. In […]

The Danish Nattrøjer

Time: 12 hours Level:  Intermediate — must be experienced at reading charts, and using double pointed needles. The lovely women’s “blouses” from 19th century Denmark, called “Nattrøjer”, or nightshirts, were knitted of one color in knit/purl motifs. In this class, a small sweater will be knitted circularly compiling a variety of construction techniques: split bottom […]