Traditional Aran Knitting

Traditional Aran Knitting

By Sheilagh Hollingworth.

The photos are black and white and could be clearer, there aren’t any charts, and the foreword (not by the author) is somewhat offensive.

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And yet, I often find myself turning to this classic book, the first on the topic, for inspiration. Some of the garments are absolutely stunning, and the patterns could be used as is to create treasured garments, or as inspiration for combining motifs.