Field Guide to Knitted Birds

Over 40 Handmade Projects to Liven Up Your Roost

Arne & Carlos



Let Arne & Carlos guide you on a journey into the colorful and imaginative bird kingdom! Inspired by nature both at home and abroad—from their garden in Tonsåsen—come 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-color photographs, it's time for every knitter's imagination to take flight.

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Additional Information

Author: Arne & Carlos

Format: Paperback

Page Count: 176

Illustrations: 178 photographs, 112 diagrams

ISBN: 9781646010714

By Arne & Carlos