From Korsnäs Finland. The caps that I saw as well as one pair of socks used the combination of knitting and tapestry crochet. The mittens however were knitted only with patterns that emulated the tapestry crochet patterns.
A favoured motif for Elizabethan and Jacobean embroiderers, the Gillyflower design is a pretty way to decorate a shirt pocket or use a row of them on a guest towel. - Free Project: Freestyle Embroidery Gillyflower - Embroidery at BellaOnline
closed blanket stitch - Thrust needle through cloth in a slanting position bring needle through the extreme edge of work. The second stitch is slanted in the opposite direction meets the first stitch, thus forming pairs of stitches that are closed at top