Traditional Dutch Ganseys for Children


Stella Ruhe returns with over 40 children's sweaters to knit from 30 different Dutch villages this time.

Over 40 sweaters to knit for children aged 2–14 years.

Each pattern is accompanied by knitting charts, gansey diagram and either a historical or stylish modern photograph of the garment.

Comprehensive instructions on measuring your child and adapting the patterns to tailor a jumper to your child's size.

Advice on the best yarns for your children.

Perfect for ambitious knitters, or those interested in traditional Eurpoean crafts, heritage and culture.

In the gallery of knitting designs, each jumper is accompanied by knitting charts the pattern repeat clearly shown for easy garment adjusting, a diagram of the jumper and styled, modern photography.

With a wealth of fascinating background information and historical photos of the original designs alongside every design, this is an inspiring book for the ambitious knitter looking for unique, classic knitwear, and a brilliant read for anyone interested in craft, culture and heritage.

Hardback, size: 200x280, pages: 144

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