Aran Design

The Creative Knitter's Handbook
Rita Taylor

Description

Aran knitwear is instantly recognisable, respectfully fashionable and generously comfortable. With a long-treasured heritage steeped in Irish history, it is no surprise that most knitters express a wish to produce an Aran knit at some time in their creative life.

This book delves into the history and heritage of this popular style, offering traditional designs and six patterns, whilst providing inspiration for contemporary and innovative adaptations. Written for the dedicated knitter, Aran Design: The Creative Knitter's Handbook offers a unique insight into the trends and techniques associated with the style.

This beautifully illustrated book features:

  • The history of Aran knitting
  • Recommended materials and equipment
  • A dictionary of stitches
  • How to plan an initial design
  • Working out the numbers for a project
  • Finishing tips and techniques

Details

  • Format
    Hardback
  • Pages
    144
  • Size
    260 x 215mm
  • Publisher
    Crowood
  • ISBN
    9781785004070
Status
In stock for immediate dispatch
Stock Code
180312
Our Price
$74.99