Alice Starmore: "Some of my knotwork ideas are too large to incorporate into sweaters, so this Celtic shawl is the ideal way to express them."
Virtual Yarns yarn pack requires the book Aran Knitting; 22 skeins, one size, about $235.
Aran Knitting is one of the more technique-oriented Alice Starmore Books, yet still has many of her famous textured designs.
Alice Starmore Hebridean 3-ply, Alice Starmore Scottish Heather, and Jamieson’s Simply Shetland Heather Aran (formerly Soft Shetland) are comparable yarns.
Knitting Beyond the Hebrides knit list