Loopy Knitting!

In Fair Isle knitting, the 'floats' are usually at the back, however I thought I would experiment with creating a texture on the front of the knitting using floats instead.

'Floats' are

As mentioned in the video, if you wish to change the direction of the cable strand 'twists', you can do it very easily by slightly changing the pattern for rows 3 and 7 (the cable rows). All other rows stay the same.

You just need to change row 3 to:   p2, k3, C6f, p2

And row 7 to:   p2, C6b, k3, p2

And that's it!

I hope you enjoy knitting this pattern :)

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