international knitting terms dictionary

San Francisco Bay Ar, CA(Zone 9b)

For those of you who are used to knitting patterns in other languages, here are some links to knitting term translation dictionaries that I have found useful:

The WiseNeedle Glossary :
http://www.wiseneedle.com/glossary.asp

The Textile Dictionary from The Textile Rooms:
http://www.textilerooms.com/textile_dictionary/texile%20dictionary.php

List of knitting chart symbols from an Italian yarn manufacturer:
http://www.adriafil.com/index.html?id_lingua=2&id_pagina=forknitter1

German knitting chart symbols from Burda knitting patterns:
http://www.grannys-garret.com/knit/how_to/knitting_symbol_German_to_English.html

YarnOver translation site for a variety of languages:
http://www.yarnover.net/web/help/translate.html

Wimauma, FL(Zone 9b)

Nice links, Gardenmermaid :)

Garnstudio has a nice translation charts, too - including English, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, German, French and Spanish.

http://www.garnstudio.com/lang/en/ordliste.php

Their home page is here:

http://garnstudio.com/index_lang.php

Where you can access, in many different languages, their website - which is loaded with patterns... all free.

Diane



San Francisco Bay Ar, CA(Zone 9b)

That a great site Diane!
Thanks for posting.
:)

Alfred, ON(Zone 4b)

wohoooooooooo
thats fantastic thanks you gals ;)

Post a Reply to this Thread

Please or sign up to post.
BACK TO TOP