Color Play: Getting Stranded

Traditional stranded knitting designs from Fair Isle are composed of basic stockinette-stitch fabric worked with two colors per row, usually in bands of patterned stripes or in tiny allover geometric patterns. The key word of the previous sentence is “tiny,” because when you work with two colors, the yarn not used to knit a stitch […]

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Trendspotting: Love of Knitting Summer 2017

Summer’s not over yet! Find the perfect pattern to fit a fashion trend in Love of Knitting Summer 2017! On the Trail Grab your hiking boots! (And your knitting bag, of course.) Knitters will be happy to know that yarn manufacturers are offering many yarns suitable for summer stitching and wearing. Cotton yarns with chainette […]

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