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Hand-knitted Fair Isle style scarf with a allover diced pattern featuring six differet motifs worked in oranges and red-browns on a deep brown background.

Colours of Autumn scarf

Colours of Autumn scarf Colours of Autumn scarf is the third design in my book, Fair Isle Knitting and Design. I designed this scarf to be suitable for knitters who wish to practise the techniques of stranding and weaving in yarn. The diced pattern is repeated both horizontally and vertically giving knitters time to memorise […]

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Hand-knitted Fair Isle style cowl with green ribs and a large all-over motif worked in purple and pinks on a white background.

Love of Lupins cowl

Love of Lupins cowl The Love of Lupins cowl is the second design in my book, Fair Isle Knitting and Design. I designed this cowl to be suitable for knitters who wish to practise the techniques of stranding and weaving-in yarn. One large motif is repeated both horizontally and vertically giving knitters time to memorise […]

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Hand-knitted Fair Isle style fingerless mittens with two peerie patterns in different pinks on a deep red-violet background.

Tesserae fingerless mittens

Tesserae fingerless mittens Tesserae fingerless mittens are the first design in my book Fair Isle Knitting and Design. I designed these fingerless mittens to be easy for knitters new to the stranded colourwork techniques used in Fair Isle knitting. The mittens are easy to knit because only a few colours and techniques are required. Three […]

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