By Alice Starmore
The definitive advisor to designing and knitting within the Irish Aran culture, this hugely wanted booklet returns to print after a decade's absence in a revised and multiplied model. the writer of many knitting classics, Alice Starmore is across the world popular as a knitwear dressmaker and a professional on knitting method. during this advisor, she provides a desirable background of Aran knitting and an research of the conventional type, as well as an entire workshop in procedure, development, and design.
"Highly suggested" via Library Journal, this quantity bargains step by step directions, pictures, and drawings. It offers whole instructions and charted styles for the unique edition's fourteen designs — lots of them reknit in modern yarns — plus a brand new layout. styles comprise the St. Brigid, one of many author's hottest hand-knitted designs, which represents a breakthrough from Aran knitting into the area of Celtic layout. great colour images depict the entire accomplished caps, sweaters, and shawls. Sixty easy-to-read charted styles advisor readers throughout the layout method and inspire the improvement of special styles. novices and skilled knitters alike will cherish this accomplished consultant to a liked craft.