Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting

Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting

Book - 2009
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Scotland's Fair Isle is celebrated the world over for its distinctive, stranded-color knitting, and Alice Starmore is famous for her expertise in designing and instructing knitters in this appealing regional tradition. This volume is profusely illustrated with color photographs, plus drawings and charts that illustrate the art's history, patterns, and techniques.
Publisher: Mineola, NY : Dover Pub., 2009
Edition: Rev. ed
ISBN: 9780486472188
Branch Call Number: 746.432 STA
Characteristics: 199 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm


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Nov 02, 2012

Fanastic inspiration- loads of designs and colorways. Even if you are afraid of FairIsle- this book will sure help to change your mind.
A definite 'go to' book for those who love to knit fair-isle.

Jan 01, 2010

wonderful resource for fair isle patterns and guidance for making your own color scheme and patterns.

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