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Field guide to knitted birds : over 40 handmade projects to liven up your roost / Arne & Carlos ; photos Ragnar Hartvig ; translator: Carol Huebscher Rhoades.

By: Nerjordet, Arne, 1963- [author.].
Contributor(s): Zachrison, Carlos, 1970- [author.] | Hartvig, Ragnar [illustrator.] | Rhoades, Carol Huebscher [translator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Tunbridge Wells, Kent : Search Press, 2017Description: 176 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781782215394 (paperback).Related works: Translation of: Nerjordet, Arne, 1963- Fugler. English.Subject(s): Knitting -- Patterns | Birds in artDDC classification: 746.432 Summary: Let Arne & Carlos guide you on a journey into the colourful and imaginative bird kingdom! Inspired by nature both at home and abroad, from their garden in Tonsasen comes the characteristic bullfinch, chickadee and wagtail, to name a few - but the fun doesn't stop there. Knit cold weather birds with Norwegian traditional patterns, and keep them warm with bird sized wool caps and scarves make brilliant birds-of-paradise decorated with embroidery, sequins, and feathers or spread your wings a little further with birds featuring vintage Mexican embroidery motifs. These delightful birds can be used as decorations year-round, but they may tend to migrate towards the Christmas tree when the time approaches. With clear instructions, helpful diagrams and full-colour photographs, it's time for every knitter's imagination to take flight.
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"Originally published in Norwegian as Fugler, fargerike og fantasifulle."--Title page verso.

Includes bibliographical references.

Let Arne & Carlos guide you on a journey into the colourful and imaginative bird kingdom! Inspired by nature both at home and abroad, from their garden in Tonsasen comes the characteristic bullfinch, chickadee and wagtail, to name a few - but the fun doesn't stop there. Knit cold weather birds with Norwegian traditional patterns, and keep them warm with bird sized wool caps and scarves make brilliant birds-of-paradise decorated with embroidery, sequins, and feathers or spread your wings a little further with birds featuring vintage Mexican embroidery motifs. These delightful birds can be used as decorations year-round, but they may tend to migrate towards the Christmas tree when the time approaches. With clear instructions, helpful diagrams and full-colour photographs, it's time for every knitter's imagination to take flight.

Translated from the Norwegian.