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    Traditional Aran Knitting (Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting, Lace) (Paperback) By (author) Shelagh Hollingworth

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    DescriptionPrized around the world in the form of the "Irish fisherman's sweater," Aran knitting features distinctive, highly textured patterns of cables and ropes. Suitable for novices as well as for experienced knitters, this guide offers more than 20 patterns, illustrated by 117 close-up photographs: traditional fisherman's sweater; family sweater, cardigans, and more.

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    Traditional Aran Knitting
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Shelagh Hollingworth
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 144
    Width: 206 mm
    Height: 269 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 395 g
    ISBN 13: 9780486448077
    ISBN 10: 048644807X

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24210
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: CRA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.6
    DC22: 746.432
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    BIC subject category V2: WFBS
    Dover Categories:
    BISAC V2.8: CRA015000
    LC subject heading:
    Dover Categories: ,
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 746.43209417, 746.43/2/0941748
    LC classification: TT819.I74 A724 2005
    Thema V1.0: WFBS
    Illustrations note
    117 black & white illustrations
    Dover Publications Inc.
    Imprint name
    Dover Publications Inc.
    Publication date
    26 May 2006
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Table of contents
    Foreword Introduction 1. About the Aran Islands 2. Development of Aran knitting 3. Equipment and working methods 4. Designing an Aran sweater 5. Aran pattern stitch samples 6. The knitting patterns   1-3. Traditional fishing shirt   4. Family sweater. Round neck   5. Family sweater. V-neck   6. Family sweater. Polo neck   7. V-neck, raglan-shaped cardigans   8. Cable-patterned waistcoats   9. Easy knit jackets   10. Man's zip-fronted jacket   11-13. Child's Aran patterned coat, hat and mitts set   14. Child's sweater with crossover shawl collar   15. Lady's full length Aran patterned coat   16. Lady's evening waistcoat   17. Lady's tabard   18-20. Lady's hat, mitts and scarf set   21. Square cushion cover   22. Oblong cushion cover   23. Bolster-shaped cushion cover Conversion chart for knitting needles and crochet hooks Bibliography Suppliers Index