This fully illustrated guide features 82 geniune patterns for traditional fishermen's sweaters. Collected from sources in the Hebrides, Aran Islands, and throughout the British Isles, these sweaters and cardigans for men and women range from lightweight jerseys to heavier guernseys. "A godsend to all... read more
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This fully illustrated guide features 82 geniune patterns for traditional fishermen's sweaters. Collected from sources in the Hebrides, Aran Islands, and throughout the British Isles, these sweaters and cardigans for men and women range from lightweight jerseys to heavier guernseys. "A godsend to all knitters of Arans and Fishermen's jerseys." — Shawls.
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