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Old 02-17-2013, 10:52 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by GrumpyGramma View Post
I've not done color work yet because I couldn't manage the yarns. Now, after much trial and error, I can finally do English (I feel so proud!) and will try color work. All I can say is, try it every now and then and hopefully it will finally come together and you'll be able to knit English. I don't think I would ever prefer it over Continental but it's good that I can finally do it.
This was my first stranded pattern and I might go back to it in order to practice knitting with yarns held both English and continental. I think it's a great pattern and there are so many projects, that there are lots of helpful notes and forum posts and such.
Fingerless mittens are good for early stranded projects because they're over fast! Here's another one that has even less colorwork. And one last cute one!
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