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Old 10-13-2007, 09:12 AM   #1
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Good pattern for learning color work??
I have NO idea how to do any sort of color work, but would like to learn. Any good scarf/hat/non sweater patterns for doing so?
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Maeve Kit mittens
Feather and Fan Shawl

Maeve kit hat
Vivian Hoxbro Nisse doll for DD
Thuja socks for DH
IK Tilted Duster
Touch of Whimsy scarf (MMM pigeon)
Fiber Trends Gelato Bag (Lion Brand wool Rose)

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Old 10-13-2007, 11:56 AM   #2
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I started with swatches. I just picked two colors and made a swatch doing whatever I felt like. No pressure.
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Old 10-13-2007, 12:22 PM   #3
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I learned using this video and made the little purse.

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Old 10-13-2007, 01:25 PM   #4
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The Knitting Experience:Color by Sally Melville.

Every kind of color work in easy-to-understand detail; a great section on color theory; lots of patterns, including some for the easiest colorwork of all: stripes.
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My goodness, what a fantastic and easy to follow video. Thanks so much for the site.
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