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This is a how-to book for knitters who are new to Fair Isle. It also includes a section on colour, and gives suggestions for putting together your own charts. There is a section on the history of Fair Isle knitting, along with a piece about a fibre trip to Shetland.
VOL 1.jpgOrkney, a group of islands to the north of Scotland, has its own knitting traditions. This book uses eight lace patterns used in Orkney over the years as the basis of a collection of items for you, your family and your home, Some of the lace patterns are shared with Shetland, but others seem to be found only within the islands.