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A Shetlander's Fair Isle Graph Book

I guess by now you may have realised that I am completely addicted to Fair Isle knitting in all its forms.  In fact I am even designing a pair of stranded socks at the moment.   334 more words

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Fair Isle in October (2)

My last few days on Fair Isle were less eventful than those of the previous week. The Pechora Pipit remained, and I saw a second Red-flanked Bluetail. 97 more words


Finished project -- Birstwith

This hat is something special. This hat is the very first hat I’ve knitted for myself that I totally like as much on completion as I did in anticipation beforehand. 358 more words


Fair Isle Fever

Every sweater that catches my eye is fair isle these days. Even though my knitting queue is over flowing, I can’t seem to stop pinning all sorts of very complicated sweater patterns. 76 more words

Last Few Days of Wool Week 2016

I hope you liked our post last week about the classes at J&S during Wool Week, again I’m sorry it was so brief, I still can’t get over how busy it was! 307 more words

Knit Me Baby, One More Line

Experimenting with colorwork is one of my favorite things, and fair isle is the style to do it in.  The gorgeous scarf this post focuses on is commission two (2) of three (3) for my coworker.   302 more words


Fair Isle in October

In many ways this has been the most interesting week of my stay. The month began quietly, with just a new Little Bunting. October 2nd, however, was exceptional. 136 more words

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