Fair Isle Style: 20 Fresh Designs for a Classic Technique

by Mary Jane Mucklestone

Paperback, 2013

Status

Available

Barcode

807

Description

Hailing from a tiny island in the northern most island group of the British Isles, Fair Isle knitting has been produced for nearly 200 years and is still seen on runways today. Discover true Fair Isle knitting and build fantastic colorscapes-from elegant subtle shadings inspired by the natural landscape to exuberant riots of color for its own sake. Fair Isle Style is a book of projects to knit as well as a book about knitting the Fair Isle technique. This book offers a collection of patterns from a variety of established, rising, and new knitwear designers and focuses on fresh, modern uses of color for today's knitters. A Design Notebook rounds out the book, giving readers further ideas to use Fair Isle knitting. Delight in a modern look from a traditional technique with Fair Isle Style.… (more)

Publication

Interweave (2013), 160 pages

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ISBN

1596688998 / 9781596688995

UPC

499991625239

Original language

English

Original publication date

2013-09-10

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