Tagged: textiles

“More than a sweater” for 140 years

Dale of Norway has had many owners, but its focus on local quality remains the same Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Dale of Norway is a vertically integrated apparel company known for its beautiful Norwegian...

Textile Experts Teach New Traditions at Vesterheim

Textile experts are coming to Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum this summer and fall to teach new techniques and share their twist on tradition through the museum’s folk-art education program. Whether you are a beginning or...

Vesterheim Presents an Exhibition of Contemporary Weaving

DECORAH, Iowa — Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum presents “Woven Women: Representations of the Female in Norwegian Weaving,” a juried exhibition of contemporary weaving. The exhibition will be on view free of charge in the museum’s...

BEYOND BORDERS – OLEANA the Norwegian Story

For their most recent collection, the Norwegian company OLEANA looked to China for inspiration – an ancient culture with strong design and ornamentation traditions that has left its mark on the west from as...