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Illusion Knitting: Lesson 4 Reading Illusion Knitting Charts

By now you should have a healthy understanding of how to read a knitting chart, so lets look at why an Illusion chart is different. Because you will be changing colors every other row, there are some things that are different about illusion charts. First, instead of the chart leaving off the wrong side rows, […]

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Illusion Knitting: Lesson 3 Swatching and General Charts

I know not everyone LOVES to swatch, but it’s really important when creating a picture with your yarn.  Whether visible or Invisible you still NEED to swatch. Sloppy stitches, random tension and ending up with an image three times as large as expected, or indeed a postage stamp sized dragon is no fun after all […]

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