Erika Åberg

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Erika Åberg

Erika Åberg works with various forms of handmade crafting: mostly knitting but also sewing, dyeing, embroidery and paper projects. Erika teaches very popular classes, she holds lectures, designs garments and patterns, and arranges craft retreats. Erika wants to inspire people to bring more handicraft into their daily lives by making smart, traditional materials and techniques available, visible, and relevant in a modern society.

Books by Erika Åberg

Knit, Sew, Make

Erika Åberg

Who doesn’t dream of more craft and creativity in their lives?In Knit, Sew, Make you will find wonderful handmade projects that are both simple and inspiring. Use the materials you have at home, repurpose, or go out and forage from nature’s bounties….

Swedish title: Sticka, sy & skapa

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 08-09-2021

Format: 195x224, 128 pages

My Knitting Projects

Erika Åberg

Write down all the details of your knitting projects: needle size and type, gauge, measurements, materials, and other key details. Making this inspiration diary a key part of your knitting kit will ensure you always have somewhere to note down any ad…

Swedish title: Mina stickade projekt

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 03-09-2020

Everyday Knits

Erika Åberg

Basic patterns of everyday garments in different sizes; baby, child and grown-ups, worked in colourwork or solid colours – from the simplest project to those that take longer. Among them yoked sweaters knit from top to bottom, pretty V-necked cardiga…

Swedish title: Stickat till vardags

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 02-09-2020

Format: 195x260 mm, 144 pages

Warm and patterned knits

Erika Åberg

This book contains over 20 patterns for warm garments that are both fun to knit and soft on the skin, including multi-coloured mittens with different patterns, elegant collars, well-fitting socks made from hand-dyed yarn, hats and sweaters – all insp…

Swedish title: Sticka varmt och mönstrat – vantar, sockor, mössor, kragar och några tröjor

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 03-09-2018

Format: 195x224 mm, 112 pages

Knitting Mittens

Erika Åberg

This book is full of warm and cosy mittens, socks and hats that are fun to knit and nice to wear. Garments that are classic yet modern and practical yet playful. Knitwear made using natural shades of wool, wonderful accent colours or hand-dyed yarn….

Swedish title: Sticka vantar, sockor och lite till

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 14-09-2016

Format: 195 x 224 mm, 112 pages

Knitting Scarves and Shawls

Erika Åberg

This book is bursting with patterns for beautiful warm scarves and shawls, all of which are classic, playful garments with materials, techniques and colours that interact and inspire. Scarves make perfect garments for trying out new techniques and th…

Swedish title: Sticka sjalar, halsdukar och lite till

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 28-09-2015

Format: 195 x 224, 96 pages

Paper Crafts

Erika Åberg

This book contains 30 simple, smart and inspirational paper craft projects. Fun, enjoyable and personal. Thanks to the ingenious solutions, you’ll be able to keep up whatever your age or experience. Create colorful paper chains and bunting for partie…

Swedish title: Papperspyssel – 30 kreativa projekt

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 03-03-2015

Format: 195x224mm 96 pages

Warm and Cosy Knits – mittens, hats, socks, scarves, sweaters and a bit of lace

Eva Trotzig, Erika Åberg

This book is just bursting with warm and cosy knitted garments for everyday life and more festive occasions. The mittens, scarves, socks, hats and sweaters are garments to love and cherish or even give away. The authors, Erika Åberg and Eva Trotzig g…

Swedish title: Varmt & stickat - vantar, mössor, sockor, sjalar, tröjor och lite spets

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction

Pub date: 15-10-2013

Format: Format: 195x224 mm, 112 pages, 4C