Fair Isle Knitting and Color

I recently got a new book on Monday, titled Alice Starmore’s Book of Fair Isle Knitting.  I highly recommend it if you are interested at all in giving Fair Isle knitting a shot.  Besides going through knitting basics and concepts, Starmore also discusses how the Shetland people of Fair Isle got their inspiration for their […]

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Fair Isle

I taught myself Fair Isle!  I can’t believe it!  Fair Isle has been one of my worst knitting fears since I started.  Two colors at once?  In each hand?  Seriously?! I had the help of two books.  I took a crash course in Continental knitting courtesy of my trusty Maran Illustrated Knitting and Crochet book, […]

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