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Re: Fair Isle Resource?
Posted by: Alex (IP Logged)
Date: December 29, 2008 11:51PM

Ditto KT's advice and...

I checked out the two websites you referenced. The first one is all about stranded knitting (as she correctly states, all stranded knitting is not technically "Fair Isle" but the term is used so generally for the technique of stranding that you'll find a lot of examples by using it for a search).

Your Barbie illustration is straight-up intarsia and an excellent example at that.

Again, I'll suggest searching "slip-stitch color patterns" because they often use knit and purl combinations to add texture to the color design. In fact it's often a toss-up as to which side one chooses to use as the "right" side.



Subject Written By Posted
  Fair Isle Resource? clover04750 12/28/2008 02:43PM
  Re: Fair Isle Resource? Alex 12/28/2008 04:21PM
  Re: Fair Isle Resource? clover04750 12/29/2008 12:25AM
  Re: Fair Isle Resource? KT 12/29/2008 11:37AM
  Re: Fair Isle Resource? clover04750 12/30/2008 11:50AM
  Re: Fair Isle Resource? Alex 12/29/2008 11:51PM
  Re: Fair Isle Resource? Alex 12/30/2008 11:43PM
  Re: Fair Isle gadget Mrs. K 12/31/2008 12:26AM
  Re: Fair Isle gadget clover04750 01/13/2009 12:38AM


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