A Collector’s Item
A COLLECTOR’S ITEM by Jade Starmore.
Knitwear designs inspired by The Burrell Collection
Published by The Windfall Press, Scotland, 1999
Hardcover, 128 pages in full colour. price £19.95
This book contains the following designs – Kimberley, Amphora, Spanish Knight, Gypsy Moth, Medieval Tapestry in both male and female versions, Heraldic Lion, St Catherine, Arabesque, Cecily of York, Persian Tiles Wrap. Maximilian, Suzani Vest, Elizabethan Jacket and Beadwork child’s version.
Since this book was published,8 of these designs have been re-worked in Alice Starmore Hebridean yarns and are available as yarn packs. These packs are supplied with pattern amendments to be used in conjunction with the original book. Also available are bonus variations, including new colourways of Suzani, Arabesque and Amphora. These are not included in the book but are available as yarn packs from Virtual Yarns, with pattern amendments to be worked alongside the original edition.