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Sewing, Quilting & Needle Arts: international knitting terms dictionary

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San Francisco Bay Ar, CA
(Zone 9b)

October 16, 2007
2:13 AM

Post #4087624

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 :

The Textile Dictionary from The Textile Rooms:

List of knitting chart symbols from an Italian yarn manufacturer:

German knitting chart symbols from Burda knitting patterns:

YarnOver translation site for a variety of languages:
Wimauma, FL
(Zone 9b)

October 16, 2007
2:58 PM

Post #4089056

Nice links, Gardenmermaid :)

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

Their home page is here:

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


San Francisco Bay Ar, CA
(Zone 9b)

October 16, 2007
5:55 PM

Post #4089664

That a great site Diane!
Thanks for posting.
Alfred, ON
(Zone 4b)

October 17, 2007
1:52 AM

Post #4091309

thats fantastic thanks you gals ;)

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