One of the things I learnt over the years, is that a good scale is an essential tool for knitters. Even more if you’re a knitting designer or pattern tester!
For this particular project, I wanted an overall cohesive look. But it gets difficult to achieve when you have to match both seven colours together with high contrast colourwork requirements! So I opted for the safe bet with pink-red-orange shades. Building a colour palette tips and tricks.
I’m happy to report that my block is gone, like far far away. Sometimes you have to think a bit out of the box to be able to find your mojo back. So what about the “kind of” statement? I have a left wrist tendinitis. If you want to avoid my mistakes, I’ve listed some things you (and I!) should pay attention to.
As of today, it’s been almost two weeks that I’m stuck. For the first time since I started designing, I’ve got a bad case of creative block. Here’s my take on how to solve this kind of problem.