Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting

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Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting: New and Expanded Edition

Author: Alice Starmore

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 metalwork
  3. Alice Starmore's own geometric and nature-inspired originals
  4. Practical instructions that explain how to incorporate these motifs into unique designs.

Suitable for beginning as well as advanced color knitters, these charted designs can also be adapted to other crafts, including weaving and embroidery.

The first U.S. publication of Charts for Color Knitting, this new and expanded version explains how to incorporate color into your work and features color photographs of knitted swatches created expressly for this Dover edition.

Alice Starmore is an acclaimed textile designer, author, artist, and photographer. Starmore has taught and lectured extensively throughout Britain, Europe, and the United States. She has written 16 books and countless magazine articles, and her classic Book of Fair Isle Knitting is the work that introduced Americans to the popular traditional technique. Alice is a native of Scotland's Isle of Lewis. 

Product Details

  • Paperback160 pages
  • PublisherDover PublicationsNew edition, Expanded (October 20, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-100486484637
  • ISBN-139780486484631
  • Dimensions8.5 x 0.6 x 11.0 inches
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Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting: New and Expanded Edition

Author: Alice Starmore

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 metalwork
  3. Alice Starmore's own geometric and nature-inspired originals
  4. Practical instructions that explain how to incorporate these motifs into unique designs.

Suitable for beginning as well as advanced color knitters, these charted designs can also be adapted to other crafts, including weaving and embroidery.

The first U.S. publication of Charts for Color Knitting, this new and expanded version explains how to incorporate color into your work and features color photographs of knitted swatches created expressly for this Dover edition.

Alice Starmore is an acclaimed textile designer, author, artist, and photographer. Starmore has taught and lectured extensively throughout Britain, Europe, and the United States. She has written 16 books and countless magazine articles, and her classic Book of Fair Isle Knitting is the work that introduced Americans to the popular traditional technique. Alice is a native of Scotland's Isle of Lewis. 

Product Details

  • Paperback160 pages
  • PublisherDover PublicationsNew edition, Expanded (October 20, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-100486484637
  • ISBN-139780486484631
  • Dimensions8.5 x 0.6 x 11.0 inches