Quick Answer: How do I stop color pooling in knitting?

How do you stop variegated yarn from pooling?

How To Avoid Pooling

  1. Check the skein for long repeats of colour.
  2. Check how your colourway will knit up by swatching it!
  3. Alternate between two skeins of yarn, as this will break up any pooling.

Can you knit with pooling yarn?

Planned pooling, or intentional pooling, is the technique of using the repeating color sequence of your yarn to make geometric patterns in your knitting or crochet. A quick search on Ravelry or Pinterest will show you dozens of eye popping projects using planned pooling.

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