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Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Knitting -- Scotland -- Fair Isle -- Patterns

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAlice Starmore.
GenrePatterns
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTT819.G72 S367 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination199 p. :
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23961978M
ISBN 100486472183
ISBN 109780486472188
LC Control Number2009026197

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Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting by Alice Starmore Viewing as a guest user. What am I missing? overview; 15 patterns; Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting. by Alice Starmore. Paperback. published in August Dover Publications. This book contains 15 patterns $ on Amazon. Notes. Paperback published in August by. Book of Fair Isle Knitting is an essential reference book for a knitter who is interested in stranded colorwork. This book was originally published in , went out of print, and was recently republished, so that Alice Starmore’s knitting expertise can be available to knitters again.5/5(1).   4 Questions with Alice Starmore: An Exclusive Dover Interview Alice Starmore has a fascinating tale to tell. We spoke to the author of the #1 crafts bestseller Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting about her knitting background, professional start, and more.. Clearly, knitting is a deeply ingrained facet of the culture of Scotland's Outer Hebrides/5(). Paperback Publisher: Taunton Press (April ) Original hardback edition published in ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches.

  If you own ONE book on colorwork, this might just be the best choice. While Starmore deals with Fair Isle style knitting only, the techniques are useful for all kinds of knitting addition to the history of Fair Isle knitting, Starmore explains the use of OXO patterns mixed with "peerie" or bands of small patterns that are mixed with the larger patterns and provide a pleasing rhythm 5/5(5). Buy Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting by Alice Starmore online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now/5(4). “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. Starmore's richly illustrated guide offers both beginning and advanced knitters a complete workshop in the Fair Isle style. Books such as Fair Isle Knitting, Aran Knitting and Fishermen’s Sweaters, were landmark publications that brought traditional forms firmly into the realm of modernity. These books revealed how techniques are not set in stone and can be used as a basis for highly original creativity.