Glamourie by Alice Starmore Review and Giveaway!

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This giveaway today from Dover Publications is really something special! Glamourie by Alice Starmore is like no other book I’ve come across … an enchanting mix of Scottish and Gaelic folklore, gorgeous knitting patterns, and amazing photography. And while I haven’t had the chance to knit up any of the patterns yet, I have read every tale and oohed and aahed over the gorgeous landscapes.

Glamourie by Alice Starmore

Glamourie is a Scots word meaning a charmed condition in which everything is invested with magical properties and possibilities.

Alice Starmore and her daughter Jade are from the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides, which provides the inspiration and backdrop for the stories, costume designs, and of course the photography. Taking her daughter Jade’s supernatural stories as inspiration, Alice uses the art of hand knitting to bewitch and bedazzle, and illustrate the tales with elaborate costumes and accessories that portray fanciful and extraordinary ideas. Full instructions for each are written with Alice Starmore’s trademark accuracy and precision.

Here’s a little peek of what you can find inside … aren’t these photos spectacular?!!

Glamourie by Alice Starmore

Photography by Jade Starmore. Copyright © Alice Starmore and Jade Starmore, 2018. 


Dover is also extending a 20% discount to P2P readers with coupon code WRBR.
Offer expires on March 31, 2018. Shop now.

Glamourie by Alice Starmore Giveaway!

One lucky Petals to Picots winner will receive a copy of Alice Starmore’s Glamourie from Dover Publications. This giveaway will run now through 11:59 pm on March 10, 2018 and winner will be announced by March 11, 2018. This giveaway is open to US and Canada only. If a winner is from Canada, a phone number and email address must accompany the residential address. You can be entered to win by simply providing your email address in the first option in the Rafflecopter form so I can contact you if you win. For additional entries you can enter through the social media options included as well. And be sure to follow along on my social media outlets so you know when the winner is announced. Good luck!

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GIVEAWAY TIME! Glamourie by Alice Starmore is an enchanting mix of Gaelic folklore, gorgeous knits, and amazing photography. Enter now through 3/10/18.

One Response to Glamourie by Alice Starmore Review and Giveaway!

  1. Erica March 11, 2018 at 3:49 pm #

    Great review! If I knew how to knit, I would definitely buy this book. Alas, I only crochet.

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