I used to use graph paper for charting color combinations. Then I found Photoshop could do the same with a little tweaking. At the moment, I’m charting different fair-isle patterns for whatever I am doing with the yarns I got yesterday. Before I go and knit a swatch.
Woah, careful with the glass, don’t fumble. Set it on the table, gently.
Yes, I’m gonna swatch, no need to act surprised. I have said before I do not swatch, but seeing that this is a new yarn that I have, and really have no idea of it’s outcome, I might as well see about knitting a small swatch and doing all of the nifty things that can be done with it.
The moment I decide on a pattern to knit…