books by Alice Starmore

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The Celtic Collection: Twenty-Five Knitwear Designs for Men and Women
Alice Starmore

Trafalgar Square Publishing, 1993

Best-selling author Alice Starmore combines style, practicality, and the mystery of the Celtic spirit in this gorgeous collection of knitwear designs.


Aran Knitting, Expanded Edition
Alice Starmore

Dover Publications, 2010

The definitive guide to designing and knitting in the Irish Aran tradition, this highly sought after book returns to print after a decade's absence in a revised and expanded version. The author of many knitting classics, Alice Starmore is internationally renowned as a knitwear designer and an expert on knitting technique. In this guide, she presents a fascinating history of Aran knitting and an analysis of the traditional style, in addition to ...


Alice Starmore's Book of Fair Isle Knitting (Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting, Lace)
Alice Starmore

Dover Publications, 2009

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. It not only explores the art's history, patterns, and traditional techniques but also encourages knitters ...


Fishermen's Sweaters: 20 Exclusive Knitwear Designs for All Generations
Alice Starmore

Trafalgar Square Pub, 1993

* Reissue of an all-time classic knitting title * Designs from Scotland, England, and Ireland as well as mainland Europe and North America * Knitting Technique section provides handy tips for making every creation perfect Born into a fishing community, the popular handknit designer Alice Starmore is uniquely qualified to present this knitwear collection.Inspired by seafaring themes from around the world. The 20 versatile sweaters featured in ...


Tudor Roses
Alice Starmore

Calla Editions, 2013

Part fashion, part photography, part English history, and all knitting, this splendid new edition was created by Alice Starmore, one of the top names in the craft. A stunning collection of hand-knitted designs inspired by members of the Tudor dynasty, this volume features charts and instructions as well as a fascinating historical background on the royal family. Glorious full-color photography spotlights the completed works as well as the ...


Aran Knitting
Alice Starmore

Interweave Press, 1997

Packed with color and design, this significant book presents a complete Alice Starmore workshop in Aran Knitting.Step-by-step instructions, photos and drawings lead readers through 60 charted patterns that progress from the basic concepts of using a cable needle to the myriad variations of Aran technique.It includes 14 original Alice Starmore designs, and celtic knotwork.


Celtic Needlepoint
Alice Starmore

Trafalgar Square Pub, 1994

The dazzling artistry and consummate craftsmanship of the Celts has provided us with some of the finest treasures of the ancient world. In this glorious book, Celtic art and ornament--from intricate jewelry to illuminated manuscripts--fire the imagination of a superbly talented designer. Finding in needlepoint the perfect medium for exploring the elaborate detail and delicate fluidity of Celtic art, Alice Starmore has produced a magnificent ...


Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting: New and Expanded Edition (Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting, Lace)
Alice Starmore

Dover Publications, 2011

In the course of her career as an internationally recognized authority on knitting design and instruction, Alice Starmore has acquired a remarkable collection of charted designs for color knitting. This treasury features a choice selection of her source material, arranged into four parts: (1) Traditional patterns from Europe, Russia, and South America (2) Adaptations from textiles and other art, including Japanese porcelain and Celtic ...


Sweaters for Men: 22 Designs from the Scottish Isles
Alice Starmore

Ballantine Books, 1989

STARMORE GREW UP in Britain's Outer Hebrides island of Lewis, off the coast of Scotland, and her sweaters reflect that wild, beautiful background: rugged yarns and beautifully muted colors inspired by sea and rocks, sand and ships. As Kaffe Fassett did in his "Glorious Knits," Starmore shows a photograph of the natural-element inspirations for her designs next to the finished sweaters, placing them in a geographical and artistic context. And the ...


Alice Starmore

The Broad Bay Company, 1996

Collection of 17 knitting designs, inspired by the rural landscape of Stillwater, New Jersey.


In the Hebrides
Alice Starmore

Unicorn Books for Craftsmen Inc, 1995

used, looked through, but really doesn't look used except shelf life (VERY MINOR!)


Knitting from the British Islands: 30 Original Designs from Traditional Patterns
Alice Starmore, Anne Matheson

St Martins Pr, 1983

Vintage book in new condition


Sweaters for Men



American portraits
Alice Starmore

Broad Bay Co, 1994


The Scottish Collection
Alice; Marchant, Nancy; Epstein, Nicky; Lapin, Carol Starmore

Tomato Factory Yarn Co. ,, 1992

29 classic designs in fine scottish wool.


Scandinavian Knitwear: 30 Original Designs from Traditional Patterns
Alice Starmore

Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1982

In a three-thousand mile journey through Norway, Sweden and Finland, Alice Starmore collected literally hundreds of different patters from the traditional knitting of Scandinavia. Her research revealed a rich variety, from the simple black-and-white geometry of Norway, to the - almost Oriental complexity of the designs from eastern Finland. - Using these patterns as inspiration, she has designed a collection of 30 stunning original garments from ...


Pacific Coast Highway
Alice Starmore, Jade Starmore, ...

Unicorn Books and Crafts, 1997

Paperback, Patterns & Instructions


Charts for Colour Knitting a Designer's Source Book From the Personal Collection of Alice Starmore
Alice Starmore

The Windfall Press, 1992

Contents include: designing patterned sweaters, traditional knitting patterns from Norway, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, South America; adapted knitting patterns - Celtic, Greece, The Caucasus, Middle East, Far East; birds and flowers, sea and shoreline, the inner landscape


The Fair Isle Knitting Handbook
Alice Starmore

Blandford Press, 1990

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