Gooden Gansey (@goodengansey)
GOODEN GANSEY Quality Fairisles of Distinction
I love designing knitwear, playing with different multi-colour combinations to create rich textures and patterns for generous-size luxurious knits, carefully crafted in quality yarns.
I use a vintage domestic knitting machine to work my designs in the traditional fairisle / stranded knitting technique - with two colours knitted into each row, the colours alternately carried behind the work, this creates a soft double-layer fabric with excellent insulation qualities.
Faster machines and mass production methods are available nowadays, but I prefer to design and hand-craft all of my designs using no computerised
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