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This sweater is an interesting twist on Nordic / Fair Isle style colorwork. We thought the chicken theme was adorable!
A free knitting pattern using aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Bottom-Up, In-the-round, Round Yoke, Short Rows, Stranded.
This stunning doll dress is inspired by traditional Scandinavian outfits, and embellished with Nordic-style colorwork. We were really impressed with this original and eye-catching design!
This free knitting pattern uses fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Fair Isle, In-the-round, Round Yoke, Seamless, Stranded, Top-Down.
Chullo hats are a traditional style of earflap hat that comes from the Andes. The Fair Isle style of knitting originates in Scotland. Bring the two together, and you get the gorgeous mash-up you can see in the picture. The hats are super warm and perfect for the winter.
Free men's knitting pattern using aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Ear Flaps, In-the-round, Seamless, Stranded.
Fans of Fair Isle, rejoice! This pattern features Chunky-weight yarn, beautiful Fair Isle motifs and unconventional button-up styling. Some experience with colorwork or Fair Isle is definitely recommended.
This free men's knitting pattern uses bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Bottom-Up, Seamed, Set-in Sleeve, Shawl Collar, Stranded, Stripes.
This beautiful two-piece combo is sure to wow everyone this Fall. A Gift of Thistle uses traditional Fair Isle-style stranded colorwork to create the intricate pattern that you can see depicted in the picture. The designer used two color-transitioning yarns to create the interesting color scheme. This is definitely not a project for the beginner!
This free knitting pattern uses sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Corrugated Ribbing, Fair Isle, In-the-round, Seamless, Stranded, Stripes.