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: Charts Demystified

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Charts are full of symbols that can be confusing and hard to remember. But they also allow you to knit complex patterns easily. With over 7 hours of video, our Charts Demystified video class teaches you everything you need to know about knitting from knit-and-purl, lace, cable, Fair-Isle, Intarsia, double-knitting, duplicate stitch, and Mosaic charts so that you can approach any charted pattern with confidence.

Video Knitting Course: Fair-Isle Knitting

Because holding two or more colors at once can be awkward as you learn how to manage the tension of each stitch, I've created a video class teaching you all the secrets of confident Fair-Isle knitting.

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Fair-Isle Bag – Learn to Read a Chart

Fair-Isle Bag – Learn to Read a Chart
Fair-Isle Bag – Learn to Read a Chart

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 and Perfect Basic Crochet Hat.

See this yarn on Ravelry:

Shop Malabigo Chunky at:
Wool & Co Fine Yarns
Jimmy Beans Wool
Love Crafts

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