I love working with color-change yarns because they make even the simplest stitches look great. But did you know that you can take those self-striping yarns and create even more cool effects with them? Here are three of my favorite techniques in patterns featuring our Amazing yarn:
(Click on the photos to get the patterns on LionBrand.com.)
Turn Your Project 90°
By making the beginning chain (or cast-on in knitting) the long side (or height) of these scarves and hat, we turn Amazing’s striping on its head and create a totally different look.
It’s a super-simple technique you can use on all kinds of projects to give them a unique spin on stripes, in both knit and crochet.