• 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 four colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The wrists are knitted in the entralac technique. The pattern comes from Vilo area in Setoland, currently in Pskovs Oblast, Russia. It is an ancient geometrical pattern, depicting crosses, circles and rhombi. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The colorful 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 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, approximately 7.
  • Knitted mostly with three colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The wrists are knitted in the entralac technique using matching shades and some turquoise. It is an ancient geometrical pattern from Räpina area in Old Võro, nowadays Põlva County. It depicts snow flakes, that is also how the patter is called - a Snow Flake Pattern. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The pink and blue 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.
  • 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 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.
  • 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.
  • Knitted mostly with two colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The wrists are knitted in the entralac 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 a wave or swirl. This is an ancient Roman pattern brought here by old time merchants and warriors. 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 three colored yarn in traditional Estonian fair-isle style. The pattern comes from Urvaste area in Võru County. It is an ancient geometrical pattern, depicting powerful and protective 8-pointed star. The little crosses add extra protection and warmth to this pair, as the whole palm part is three layered. This pattern is in Estonian National Museum filed under ERM A 6:11 and it is knitted in 1740 by a Vana-Antsla student. It was collected in 1920. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The off-white yarn is natural sheep color, 100% wool from Estonia. The pink is 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 Petseri area in Setoland, ESTONIA. It is an intricate geometrical motif, depicting circles and crosses. Tightly knitted using 0-size needles and DK weight yarn. The red and beige yarns are hand dyed. The dark brown is natural sheep color, all 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. Women's size, approximately 7.
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