Culmor – Bainin


Alice Starmore® Bainin is the classic yarn for Aran knitting.

It is priced per 100g ball.

Standard Knitting Tension
19-20.5 sts x 24-26 rows to 10cm on 3.75mm – 5mm needles.


CULMOR literally means ‘big back’ and it is a commanding presence in Inverpolly Nature Reserve near Ullapool. Its summit offers spectacular views of Assynt and beyond, but it was its own distant, deep-blue purple that we sought to capture in this shade.