This wool blanket from Aran Craft is knitted using Irish cable stitching said to resemble the fisherman's ropes and brings hopes of a fruitful day at sea. The ladder of life pattern is also used signifying the various stages in life, some say that it has a religious significance and resembles a pilgrim's path to salvation. The use of the traditional Irish honeycomb pattern is said to bring luck, some say that it represents the hard working honey bee. Made from 100% merino wool and is perfect for cuddling up with, and is a must for cold winter evenings. Measures approx (50in X 60in).