MACMILLAN PUBLISHERS-St. Martin s Books: Aran Knits. Inspired by traditional fisherman s sweaters from around the British Isles; the twenty-three classic cable and Aran projects in this book are perfect for knitters who want to experience the delight of creating Aran textures without finding the patterns too complicated to knit. The designs have a pared-down contemporary simplicity and soft color palette that is sure to appeal to knitters of all ages and different levels of experience. Each pattern included written instructions and schematics. Author: Martin Storey. Softcover; 136 pages. Imported.