August 30, 2001
Concluding our August look at back-to-school bulky yarns, this week's newsletter is entitled "One-Night Strands." I am, of course, referring to yarns you can strand together to produce bulky, quick-knitting projects!
Not only is stranding good for producing quick projects, but it is also a fantastic way to introduce subtlety of color and texture without complicated stitches or color charts. To learn how you can use this technique to its fullest -- and avoid the potential pitfalls -- read this week's article.
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New This Week...
When Two Yarns Meet:
The Art of Stranding
When done right, stranded projects can be drop-dead gorgeous. When done wrong, the results aren't so rosy. Learn how to use this easy technique to your best advantage.
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