Knitting Projects and Stories Inspired by Alaska’s Native Knitters
Size: 8½” X 10″
Qiviut, or musk ox down, is a world-class fiber–luxurious, warm, and lightweight. People who experience it become obsessed. Qiviut makes perfect hand-knitted lace, as demonstrated by the Alaskan artisans of Oomingmak Musk Ox Producers’ Co-op. This book presents how-tos for knitting and designing lace, projects suited to new as well as experienced lace knitters, yarn sources, and comprehensive cultural background.