• Knitted with two colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from Olustvere area and although it is a rather romantic motif, it uses ancient circles and rhombi symbols. The core has crosses and eight powerful corners to protect you, like 8-corner star. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The pink yarn is hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. The dark brown is natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful twisty ribbing is very elegant, like a bracelet around your wrist. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted with three yarns (red, green and off-white) in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from VIljandi area in Lääne County, ESTONIA. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The red and green yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. The off-white is natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful triangular ribbing is adding elegance to this fine pair. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted with two colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from Räpina area and it is called a Swirly Pattern. It is an ancient circle pattern, reminding a Cat Paw Pattern and also has eight powerful corners to protect you, like 8-corner star. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The burgundy yarn is hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. The grey is natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful twisty ribbing is very elegant, like a bracelet around your wrist. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Please welcome a fine work of handicraft art, where traditional Estonian knitting style is combined with Seto patterns. And this is not an ordinary pattern, but it has traveled to Siberia with expatriates from Seto area in South-East Estonia and back to home-land with folklorist, who were researching them few years ago. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The pink and green yarns are hand dyed, 100% Estonian wool. The off-white is natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The cuff is finely lacy. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted with three colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from Sangaste area in Valga County. It is an ancient geometrical pattern, depicting powerful and protective 8-pointed star. The dots between are called a Sieve Pattern, which sieves good and bad, cold and warm, men and women ...

    Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The off-white yarn is natural sheep color, 100% wool from Estonia. The red and blue are hand dyed, natural Estonian wool. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful lacy ribbing is very elegant, like a bracelet around your wrist. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted with three colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from Panjavitsa area in Setoland, ESTONIA. It is an simple ancient motif, depicting the tree ... where the bird laid the egg and the world started. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. All the yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful lacy ribbing is very elegant, like a bracelet around your wrist. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Setos are an ethnic and linguistic minority living in an area covering South-East Estonia and West of Pskov Region in Russia. Setumaa will appeal to anybody interested in different cultures, religion and traditions - with its beautiful nature Setumaa is well worth a visit. Please see more at http://www.visitestonia.com/en/holiday-destinations/cultural-treasures/setomaa Women's size.
  • Knitted with two colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern is an ancient Estonian pattern depicting trees or snow piles or little hills. It comes from Otepää area in Valga County, ESTONIA. It reminds a lot a certain Japanese pattern with similar curved stripes. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The red yarn is hand dyed, the dark brown is natural sheep color, both 100% wool from Estonia. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful lacy ribbing is very elegant, like a bracelet around your wrist. The gloves are colorworked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted mostly with two colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The wrists are knitted in the entralac technique using matching shades and some orange. The pattern comes from Helme area in historic Mulgi Region, nowadays Valga County. It is an ancient geometrical pattern, depicting crosses and rhombi. It is called a Maple Tree Leaf Pattern. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted mostly with three colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The wrists are knitted in the entrelac technique using matching shades, some pinks and reds. The pattern comes from Irboska area in Setoland, currently in Pskovs Oblast, Russia. It is an ancient geometrical pattern, depicting crosses and circles, which are very common Seto motifs. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted mostly with two colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The wrists are knitted in the entralac technique using matching shades and some pinks. I don't know the origin of this pattern, but it is an ancient geometrical pattern, depicting crosses, stars and suns. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted mostly with two colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The wrists are knitted in the entralac technique using matching shades, some blues and pinks. The pattern comes from Väike-Maarja area in Lääne-Viru County. It is an ancient geometrical pattern, depicting sieve and rhombi. Sieve pattern has a very deep underlying meaning separating good from evil, heavy from light etc. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.

  • Knitted with mostly three yarns (yellow, blue and off-white) in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from Helme area in Valga County, historig Mulgi Region in ESTONIA. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The blue and yellow yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. The off-white is natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful lacy ribbing is adding elegance to this fine pair. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted with three yarns (two shades of purple and green) in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern is widely used throughout ESTONIA. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. All the yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful triangular ribbing is adding elegance to this fine pair. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.

  • Please welcome a fine work of handicraft art, where traditional Estonian knitting style is combined with Seto patterns. And this is not an ordinary pattern, but it has traveled to Siberia with expatriates from Seto area in South-East Estonia and back to home-land with folklorist, who were researching them few years ago. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The purple and green yarns are hand dyed, 100% Estonian wool. The dark brown and off-white are natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The triangular cuff is a nice touch to this beauty. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Please welcome a fine work of handicraft art, where traditional Estonian knitting style is combined with Seto patterns. And this is not an ordinary pattern, but it has traveled to Siberia with expatriates from Seto area in South-East Estonia and back to home-land with folklorist, who were researching them few years ago. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The red and green yarns are hand dyed, 100% Estonian wool. The dark brown is natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The triangular cuff is a nice touch to this beauty. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted with three colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from Irboska area in Setoland, ESTONIA. It is an intricate round motif, depicting waves and circles and crosses. Women in older days were very eager to accommodate new motifs which warriors brought home from far away lands or exotic merchants were selling in towns. This motif is most probably of Roman origin.Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. All the yarns are hand dyed, all 100% wool from Estonia. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful triangular ribbing is very elegant, like a bracelet around your wrist. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Approx women's size 7.
  • Knitted with mostly two yarns (grey, yellow and red) in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from Männisalu Village in Põlva County, ESTONIA. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. the red and yellow yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. The grey is natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful lacy ribbing is adding elegance to this fine pair. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted with three yarns (red, pink and turquoise) in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from Seto area, ESTONIA. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. All the yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. Beautiful triangular ribbing is adding elegance to this fine pair. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted with three colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from Viljandi, historic center of Mulgi Region in ESTONIA. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The colored yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. The grey is natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The cuffs are quite extraordinary, as I learned that style in Latvia, when participating in a Latvian Knitting Camp in April this year. You could read more about that camp here: http://kagukudujad.blogspot.com.ee/2016/05/lati-kudumislaager-kindad-kurzeme.html But I also remembered that I had seen this style before. I looked it up and there actually is a pair of gloves in Estonian National Museum, under the code 18523, with the same cuff. Small world, especially when we are living close with our good neighbors. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Nordic Knitters present Handicraft Tour to Southern Võro ESTONIA May 31 – June 5 in 2020 Relax in Kubija Hotel and Nature SPA, enjoy guided handicrafting and great local food in Old Võro County! The price is EUR 1090 and it includes: • Estonian National Museum (ERM) and lunch in Tartu; • 7 workshops in different Old Võro location by the best handicraft masters, all materials and tools included; • 5 nights in Kubija Hotel single-room with breakfasts and dinners; • 5 lunches in local restaurants in Old Võro area; • Two SPA treatments at Kubija SPA; • Short trips to Vastseliina and Rõuge; • Unlimited usage of saunas and spa during opening hours; • Bus transportation Tallinn – Tartu – Võru – Riga. Paying by bank transfer (full amount to beneficiary) you will get 60 EUR discount. I will send you an invoice for 1030 EUR. CANCELLATION POLICY: Please pay by Dec 1st 2019. If cancelled before Dec 26th, 2019 you will receive 70% of your payment (minus PayPal or bank fees) back. If cancelled before Jan 26th, 2020 you will receive 50% of your payment (minus PayPal or bank fees) back. If cancelled before Feb 26th, 2020 you will receive 30% of your payment (minus PayPal or bank fees) back.
  • Nordic Knitters present Handicraft Tour to Southern Võro ESTONIA May 31 – June 5 in 2020 Relax in Kubija Hotel and Nature SPA, enjoy guided handicrafting and great local food in Old Võro County! The price is EUR 990 and it includes: • Estonian National Museum (ERM) and lunch in Tartu; • 7 workshops in different Old Võro location by the best handicraft masters, all materials and tools included; • 5 nights in Kubija Hotel double-room with breakfasts and dinners; • 5 lunches in local restaurants in Old Võro area; • Two SPA treatments at Kubija SPA; • Short trips to Vastseliina and Rõuge; • Unlimited usage of saunas and spa during opening hours; • Bus transportation Tallinn – Tartu – Võru – Riga. Paying by bank transfer (full amount to beneficiary) you will get 60 EUR discount. I will send you an invoice for 930 EUR. CANCELLATION POLICY: Please pay by Dec 1st 2019. If cancelled before Dec 26th, 2019 you will receive 70% of your payment (minus PayPal or bank fees) back. If cancelled before Jan 26th, 2020 you will receive 50% of your payment (minus PayPal or bank fees) back. If cancelled before Feb 26th, 2020 you will receive 30% of your payment (minus PayPal or bank fees) back.
  • Knitted mostly with two colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The wrists are knitted in the entrelac technique using all kind of shades of red and orange. The pattern comes from Petseri area in Setoland, currently in Pskovs Oblast, Russia. It is an ancient geometrical pattern, depicting a flower on a stem. Another charming interpretation I have heard is following: the stem or tree is something the souls can climb on and reach to heaven, the bloom. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. All the colored yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. The off-white is natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Please welcome a fine work of handicraft art, where traditional Estonian knitting style is combined with Seto patterns. And this is not an ordinary pattern, but it has traveled to Siberia with expatriates from Seto area in South-East Estonia and back to home-land with folklorist, who were researching them few years ago. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The blue and green yarns are hand dyed, 100% Estonian wool. The off-white is natural sheep color. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The cuff is finely lacy. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
  • Knitted mostly with two colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The wrists are knitted in the entralac technique using matching shades, some blues and yellow. The pattern comes from Helme area in historic Mulgi Region, nowadays Valga County. It is an ancient geometrical pattern, depicting crosses and rhombi. It is called an Elk Horn Pattern. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The yarns are hand dyed, 100% wool from Estonia. They are perfect to block wind and wear in winter. The gloves are color-worked all the way to the fingertips, which makes them warmer than average thin one-layer gloves. The yarn being rather thin makes them very comfortable to wear and they fit like a second skin. Women's size.
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