How often should I catch floats?
For a blanket or garment, where the floats will inevitably come in contact with the outside world including dogs, cats, and fingers, you’ll definitely want to catch your floats, every 3 or 4 stitches or so.
What is intarsia technique in knitting?
Intarsia is a knitting technique used to create patterns with multiple colours. As with the woodworking technique of the same name, fields of different colours and materials appear to be inlaid in one another, fit together like a jigsaw puzzle.
How long can floats be in knitting?
Some teachers use hard-and-fast rules, like “never carry a float more than five stitches without trapping it.” Some teachers tell you not to go more than three stitches.