Fran Curtis gave us an excellent presentation on Vietnamese Silk
Germany has a rich history and influence in the knitting world that extends to modern times.
Japan’s history of knitting and fiber goes from the Samurai knitters to present day Amigurumi!
In June we went to France for a look at knitting from before the French Revolution all the way to the Fashion Revolution
In May, Linda Bohlinger took us to Spain, and even provided some musical accompaniment!
There’s so much to share about knitting in Norway, it took two of us to present this month’s trip!
To shake off the January chill we go down under to explore the colorful knitting of Australia
In November our knitting around the world journey continued with a trip to South America with Meri McGraw. Note: The slide controls are in the bottom left hand part of the slide. The smaller right arrow (>) advances to the next picture.
The “Knitting Around the World” for this month is Iceland. Check out the attachment, which has a description of Icelandic knitting, photos and pattern options. Note the Icelandic sheep with it’s incredible wool coat.
We are introducing our new monthly segment “Knitting Around the World”. Each month, we will have a presentation on one country and its knitting history. This will roll into our theme for next year’s luncheon – “Knitting Around the World”. This month is Canada. Check out the PDF for a fascinating history, along with some…