My Fair Isle Journey

Release date: Friday, June 14, 2024

My Fair Isle Journey
is a collaborative pattern book with long-time friend and Fair Isle knitting instructor, Yuco Sakamoto!

For this collection, she designed two sweaters, three cardigans, three vests, and four accessories, all using traditional Fair Isle techniques. In addition to 12 knitting patterns, the book includes an overview of the basic techniques for Fair Isle, an essay by Yuco, and photos take on location from the Shetland Islands.

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Retiring Parade Colors

10 beloved Parade colorways are retiring or being renewed with a different dye process. It's your last chance to grab these classic skeins while they're available!

Parade, an original amirisu yarn, is a mix of 60% wool, 20% cotton, 10% silk, & 10% linen carefully blended to bring out the best of each fiber.

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amirisu Original Goods

A selection of amirisu private-label goods are now available in our North American shop for the first time EVER!

Made in Japan and exclusive to amirisu, you'll find project bags — like the Canvas Tote Bag & Pouch pictured left — stitch marker sets, tins, and more!

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Nomad Knits – A Collection with Nomadnoos

Nomad Knits, our pattern book in collaboration with Nomadnoos, is filled with knitwear dreamed up by talented designers from around the world.

The 10 refreshing and beautiful designs in this collection feature Nomadnoos’ luxurious yarns. The classic knitwear pieces are elegant and calming, perfect for any wardrobe.

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North America Online Store

Founded in Kyoto, Japan in 2012, amirisu currently operates from three locations: Kyoto, Tokyo, and our US base in Portland, Oregon.

Here you can purchase our publications and original products; DARUMA yarn, Sashiko, & notions; Tulip needles, hooks, & notions; and other high-quality craft supplies from Japan. Orders are shipped from Portland, Oregon.

For orders outside of North America, please go to our Japan-based site.