Knitting in Colour

For me using yarn is about having knitting in colour. I don’t think I could ever craft with a colour I don’t like. Or something entirely in black – a colour I have a love-hate relationship with. However I’ve found that many people are a little wary of self-striping yarn and find Fair Isle too complicated. So what do you do if you want to knit coloured garments? Well, cheat a little of course!

What I mean is use colours but in an easy knitting technique to create lovely geometric patterns. How about these?

Two-tone scarf by Lion Brand

Slip Stitch Scarf

Slip Stitch Knitting Bag
slip stitch knitting bagToddlers’ Jumper and Hat
slip stitch toddler jumperSlip stitch Beanie for the whole family

slip stitch beanieBaby Blanket

slip stitch baby blanketI’m working on my own design at the moment for a rather special occasion – soon to be announced and ready. It’s a beret and gloves set perfect for the oncoming spring. Can’t wait to show you!


About monsteryarns

I am a yarn enthusiast and knitter.
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