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Old 11-20-2012, 02:14 PM   #3
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I don't think I'd classify that as easy for a beginner. It involves fair isle knitting, shaping and working with charts. It's not impossible, but you'll need to be patient with yourself as you learn.

How you join a new color depends on what you're doing. For fair isle you don't knit with them together, but you are using both yarns and carrying them along. I carry one color in each hand and knit both continental and English at the same time. Some people carry them both in one hand.

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