Is there an app for knitting patterns?
knitCompanion is a pattern tracking app for knitters and fibers artists. Our patented tools make tracking easy so you can enjoy the fabric you are creating, make fewer mistakes, and tackle new techniques. Join the knitCompanion group on Ravelry for ongoing fun KALs and community.
How do you keep track of knitting patterns?
Try one of the following methods to track your rows when you knit:
- Incrementing a row counter.
- Making tally marks in a notebook.
- Using a row-counting app on your phone.
- “Reading” your knitting.
- Weave in scrap yarn.
- Move a paper clip.
- Counting with small objects.
Is knitCompanion free?
knitCompanion is free to download and includes kCBasics. Prices for all in-app purchases can be found in the Google Play Store or the Amazon App Store, and inside the app. kCBasics are free and provide basic features you can use for all your patterns.
What is a Fair Isle pattern?
The Fair Isle pattern is a complex design created by skillfully weaving numerous colored strands into a distinctive motif. It owes its name to ‘Fair Isle’, a tiny island to the north of Scotland in the Shetland archipelago. Just 3 miles long by 1.5 wide, Fair Isle is one of the hidden gems of Shetland.