When Knitting With Two Colors

Do you feel frustrated when knitting with two colors because every few rows you have to stop and untangle?

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Try the following:

(1) Insert the Right Needle inside the ball of yarn you don’t use in that row, and keep the Working Yarn running free.

Green - Resting Yarn On Right Needle Green & Pink - Working Yarn Running Free
Green – Resting Yarn On Right Needle
Green & Pink – Working Yarn Running Free

(2) Knit with Working Yarn and let the right needle carry the Resting Yarn away from the Working Yarn.

Knit With Working Yarn While Right Needle Carries Resting Yarn
Knit With Working Yarn While Right Needle Carries Resting Yarn

(3)When you come back to the Resting Yarn, slip it out of the Right Needle and replace it with the other yarn.

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Note: Not for knitting in the round.

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