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Bubble Wrap Stitch

A few years ago I saw a photo of this stitch on Pinterest and got intrigued by the incredible texture. The photo showed a blanket that was clearly machine knit, and of course, there were no knitting instructions or even hints provided.  In most cases, machine knit stitches can be recreated in hand knitting, so

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Easy Way to Knit Fair Isle and Other Stranded Colourwork in the Round and Flat

The biggest advantage of making our own handknits is the freedom to choose different colours and combine them in unique combinations. There are ways to blend colours together, to make motifs and various stripes, colour blocking and entrelac.  But probably the most loved way to mix colours is stranded knitting, especially Fair Isle. This technique

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