Joining yarns

Increases and decreases

  • KFSB — A neater, easier alternative to a KFB increase.

  • Make 1 (M1) increase — Right-leaning, left-leaning, knit side, purl side.

  • K2Tog-L — The only left-leaning decrease you'll ever need!

Intarsia tips

  • Intarsia cast-on — How to get vertical lines of color starting from a neat cast-on edge.

  • Neater intarsia — A simple fix for untidy stitches around a vertical color change.

Experimental techniques