Setedal Sweaters by Annemor Sundbo
Setedal Sweaters, The History of the Norwegian Lice Pattern. (Translated by Amy Lightfoot.)
Lusekofta, the “lice” pattern sweater from Setesdal in Norway, features one of the world’s most knitted and varied sweater motifs. Setesdal Sweaters is the result of Annemor Sundbø’s research into the magic of the “Setesdalskofte.”
In this colorful book, you’ll find old photographs as well as quotations from historical newspaper articles and descriptions from many people — an exciting cultural history incorporating faith, superstition, politics, and technical invention.