Description - Aran Knitting by Alice Starmore
The definitive guide to the ever-popular Irish Aran sweater, Starmore's highly sought after book returns to print in a revised and expanded version. The knitting superstar offers a detailed history of Aran knitting; a complete workshop in technique, pattern and design; a gallery of 60 charted patterns; the original edition's 14 designs, three reknit in contemporary yarns; and two new designs. Lush colour photographs depict all of the finished caps, sweaters and shawls.
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(275mm x 16mm x mm)
Dover Publications Inc.
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
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Author Biography - Alice Starmore
An acclaimed textile designer, author, artist, and photographer, Alice Starmore is a native of Scotland's Isle of Lewis. She has taught and lectured extensively throughout Britain, Europe and the United States. She has written 16 books and countless magazine articles, and her classic Book of Fair Isle Knitting is the work that introduced Americans to the popular traditional technique.