Alice Starmore's Fairisle Knitting

Scotland's Fair Isle is celebrated the world over for its distinctive, stranded-colour knitting, and Alice Starmore is famous for her expertise in designing and instructing knitters in this appealing regional tradition.

Richly illustrated, this guide offers both beginning and advanced knitters and complete workshop in the Fair Isle style.

Starmore explains the traditional Fair Isle techniques of circular knitting and presents detailed tutorials on incorporating classic motifcs, exploring colour schemes, and creating unique patterns and designs.

Here she shares 14 of her own original designs, including patterns for cardigans, vests, fishermen's sweaters, hats, gloves and mittens.

 


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Type: Books and Patterns


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