Alice Starmore patterns are always gorgeous. I used Scottish Fleet 10 skeins and made a fair amount of changes in the pattern so it would fit me.
I love it! I knit it in about a month, earlier on this year. It sat in a basket waiting patiently to be blocked until this past weekend.
For some reason blogger decided to rotate the picture and I am not fighting with blogger today.
No buttons, just a clasp....I never button up my sweaters.
The stitch pattern closeup: