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By Alice Starmore

Jam-packed with colour and layout, this important booklet offers an entire Alice Starmore workshop in Aran Knitting.Step-by-step directions, pictures and drawings lead readers via 60 charted styles that growth from the fundamental strategies of utilizing a cable needle to the myriad adaptations of Aran technique.It contains 14 unique Alice Starmore designs, and celtic knotwork.

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B Rnd 4: Purl. US 11 and 13 circular needles, both 24" to Rnd 5: K2tog around-47 (57,74) sts. 26" long, or size to obtain gauge • On next rnd, switch to size 13 needle and 1 strand of A, cont in garter st (purl 1 rnd, knit 1 rnd). • At 7 (10, 12)" from bottom, switch to size 11 needle, dec 1 (1,0) st in next Size H-8 (5 mm) crochet hook Stitch marker GAUGE rnd-46 (56,74) sts. 5 sts over 4" in St ribbing for 2". • BO all sts in patt. st on size 13 needles FINISHING DIRECTIONS • • With size 11 needle and 2 strands of B held tog, CO 141 (171, 222) sts.

At 121/2" from beg, switch to size 6 needle and cant in half linen st. • At 16" from beg, switch to size 5 needle and cant in half linen st. • At 17112" from beg, switch to size 4 needle and cant in half linen st. • At 19112" from beg, BO all sts. 5 sts over 4" in half linen st on size 7 needles • Using crochet hook and 1 strand each of A and B held tog, work 1 row of sc around BO edge at waist. HALF LINEN STITCH (WORKED IN THE ROUND) • Finish waistband using Style C (see page 76). • Block and steam skirt to desired measurements.

Rep rnds 1-4. 2" j 1 %" ..................................................................... #4 ........................................................................ #5 3%" I ............................................................. #6 19%" 6%" ....................................................................... #7 6" ~--------------~#4 32 - Felicity Felicity .... 33 SIZES Small (Medium, Large, Extra Large) Actual Hip Measurement: 34 (38, 42, 48)" Finished Hip Measurement: 32 (36, 40, 46)" Finished Length: 27"* *Finished length is measured from bottom of waistband.

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