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200 Fair Isle Designs
Mary Jane Mucklestone
A comprehensive guide to 200 beautiful Fair Isle designs. From simple one row “peerie” patterns to complex “OXO” motifs, the 200 knitted samples contained in this book will thrill and inspire the knitter, experienced and beginner alike.

Our price: £14.99

A Legacy of Shetland Lace

A collection of 21 stunning projects designed by members of the Shetland Guild of Spinners, Knitters, Weavers and Dyers. While some are strictly traditional others are modernised and the patterns featured have designs planned for all levels of skill and experience.
Our price: £23.99

A Shetlander's Fair Isle Graph Book
Shetland Guild of Spinners, Knitters, Weavers and Dyers.

In the mid-20th century, Shetland' professional knitters designed and knitted hundreds of Fair Isle garments each year. The knitting charts produced here are from two original design books, which include both Fair Isle and Norwegian-inspired motifs. The charts are aimed at the adventurous knitter, who wishes to be inspired by classic, authentic Shetland Fair Isle patterns and colourways.
Our price: £20.00

Alice Starmore’s Book of Fair Isle Knitting
Alice Starmore
Fair Isle is celebrated the world over for its distinctive, stranded-colour knitting, and Alice Starmore is famous for her expertise in designing and instructing knitters in this appealing tradition. Starmore’s richly illustrated guide offers both beginning and advanced knitters a complete workshop in the Fair Isle style. It not only explores the art’s history, patterns and traditional techniques, but also encourages knitters to develop their own creativity.

Our price: £21.99

Enjoy Fair Isle Knitting
Chihiro Sato

A collection of 18 projects which will help you create unique hand knitted garments inspired by Shetland and Fair Isle knitting.

Our price: £28.99

Fair Isle Designs from Shetland Knitters
Shetland Guild of Spinners, Knitters, Weavers and Dyers
Due January 2018


Share the joy of Fair Isle knitting with members of the Shetland Guild of Spinners, Knitters, Weavers and Dyers as they showcase 15 patterns for you to create.
Our price: £21.99

Fair Isle Knitting Patterns. Reproducing the known work of Robert Wiliamson
Mary Macgregor
Mary Macgregor has collected and faithfully reproduced for the knitter the known Fair Isle work of Robert Williamson.

Robert Williamson (1885-1954) was by all accounts a master of many crafts and an early entrepreneur. He had a real interest in Fair Isle knitting, and was possibly a knitter himself, and collected patterns and printed then in standard exercise books using stencils.
Our price: £11.99

Heirloom Knitting: A Shetland Lace Pattern & Workbook
Sharon Miller
A completely revised and enlarged edition, presenting the lace knitting of the Shetland Isles in a clearly understandable form for both the everyday and expert knitter.
Our price: £30.00

Magical Shetland Lace Shawls to Knit
Elizabeth Lovick
Shetland lace shawls have long been the epitome of knitted elegance. Elizabeth Lovick provides patterns for 15 inspirational shawls that range from simple stoles for beginners, right up to a "light as air" heirloom shawl.
Our price: £15.99

Shetlandic Knitting
Marja de Haan, Anne de Haan and Hilly van der Sluis
"This book is for everyone who wants to know more about wool, knitting and Shetland. During our first trip to this Scottish archipelago we were inspired by its nature and its people, but most of all buy the wonderful wool given to us by the small, tough Shetland sheep"

Our price: £22.00