Wonderful Traditional and Non-Traditional Fair Isle Knitting,
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This review is from: Fearless Fair Isle Knitting: 30 Gorgeous Original Sweaters, Socks, Mittens, and More (Paperback)
Fair Isle knitting is the stranded color knitting that produces color motifs with two colors per line or round of work. Traditional patterns have been beloved for a hundred years. Fearless Fair Isle Knitting provides wonderful instruction to produce the traditional patterns and instruction and patterns to produce motifs that are less traditional and more impressionisitic. The garments range from traditional to traditional with a twist to appeal to contemporary knitters. The instructions are clear and well-delineated and the projects are appealing. This book and a collection of fair isle motifs are all a knitter needs to start designing their own fair isle patterns and garments. Highly recommended to beginning as well as experienced color and stranded knitters. Five stars.
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