Aran Knitting


ARAN KNITTING by Alice Starmore

Paperback 27.5 X 21cm
New and Expanded Edition, published by Dover Inc (2010).
ISBN – 13: 978 – 0 – 486 – 47842 – 5
ISBN – 10: 0 – 486 – 47842 – 4

The definitive guide to designing and knitting in the Irish Aran tradition, this highly sought after book returns to print after a decade’s absence in a revised and expanded version. Alice Starmore is internationally renowned as a knitwear designer and an expert on knitting technique. In this guide she presents a fascinating history of Aran Knitting and an analysis of the traditional style, in addition to a complete workshop on technique, pattern and design. Also included are nine of her original classic Aran designs, and six of her unique Celtic knotwork designs.

Yarn packs are available from Virtual Yarns for all 15 of the designs in Aran Knitting.

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The 15 designs from Aran Knitting are available as yarn packs. You will require a copy of Aran Knitting (2010 Dover Edition) for the pattern instructions.