In, Fair-Isle knitting, you hold and knit with with more than one color yarn at a time, alternating the colors according to your chart or pattern. The result is beautiful patterned color designs to add to your projects. Continental-knitting can help if you want to hold one color in each hand.

Video Knitting Course: Fair-Isle Knitting

Fair-Isle knitting is the art of knitting with more than one color in a row. Following a Fair-Isle chart, you can make beautiful patterns and designs, like sweaters, tams, pillow cushions and more.

Our Fair-Isle Knitting class teaches you how to Fair-Isle Knit from the very beginning, including reading a chart, fixing mistakes, Fair-Isle Knitting in the round... all on a fast, fun project of an easy felted bag with handles.


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Fair-Isle Bag – Learn to Read a Chart

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Fair-Isle Bag – Learn to Read a Chart
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Recommended Yarn: Malabrigo Chunky by Malabrigo Yarns

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My favorite chunky yarn for felting (and for creating knitting videos). You’ve seen Malabrigo Chunky yarn in almost every KnitFreedom video for a good reason: it’s soft, has beautiful colors, and is reasonably priced. Perfect for the Fair-Isle Felted Bag.

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