Fair Isle Knitting or Stranded Knitting 

Knitting with more than one color is Fair Isle Knitting which is also known as stranded knitting.

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Craftsy Class - Fair Isle Vest
Learn how to knit a Fair Isle vest.
img 200 Fair Isle Motifs: A Knitter's Dictionary
200 Fair Isle Motifs offers simple solutions to the seemingly complex technique of stranded colorwork. by Mary Jane Mucklestone - Paperback - Published 2011 Amazon
img Fair Isle Style
20 Fresh Designs for a Classic Technique by Mary Jane Mucklestone - Paperback - Published 2013 Amazon
img Fearless Fair Isle Knitting
30 Gorgeous Original Sweaters, Socks, Mittens, and More by Kathleen Taylor - Paperback - Published 2011 Amazon
img I Can't Believe I'm Fair Isle Knitting
With this thorough guidebook from Sheila G. Joynes, you can easily learn Fair Isle knitting and gradually expand your skill level while making a colorful cowl and hats for the family. by Sheila G. Joynes - Paperback - Published 2012 Amazon
Fair Isle Knitting
Getting started with Fair Isle knitting. By Gum By Golly
Fair Isle Knitting
Illustrations on stranding one-handed and stranding two-handed. Vogue Knitting
Fair Isle Knitting & Stranded Colorwork
A video on how to stranded colorwork. Also written and picture tutorial. Knit Picks
Fair Isle Knitting (Video)
Knitting Help
Fair Isle Knitting (Video)
How to do Fair Isle knitting. YouTube
Fair Isle/stranded colourwork
A website which shows how to do Fair Isle knitting. Little Cotton Rabbits
Floats in Fair Isle Knitting
How to catch floats in Fair Isle knitting. Dummies.com
Stranded Colorwork Explained
The secret behind knitting the beautiful designs in stranded colorwork is in the stranding - Fair Isle Colorwork & Scandinavian Colorwork. Dummies.com
Tip - Fair Isle Knitting
When carrying the yarn make sure it isn't carried too tightly across the wrong side of the work, or the fabric will pucker. An easy trick is to spread out the stitches on the right needle every time you change colors. Knitting Daily
Tip - Fair Isle Knitting
To prevent tangling of the two strands of yarn when Fair Isle Knitting, always pick up the first color over the second, and pick up the second color from under the first. Knitting Daily
Two-Handed Fair Isle Technique (Video)
A video teaching Fair Isle Knitting on a circular needle. The Philosopher's Wool Company

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