What does fair isle mean?

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  1. Fair Isle(Noun)

    A traditional knitting technique used to create patterns with multiple colours.

  2. Origin: Name of a tiny island between the Orkney Islands and Shetland Islands.


  1. Fair Isle

    Fair Isle is an island in northern Scotland, lying around halfway between mainland Shetland and the Orkney islands. It is famous for its bird observatory and a traditional style of knitting.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fair isle in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fair isle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Elena Mera Long:

    People say: 'What do you do all day on such a small island?' they must be joking. Everybody on Fair Isle works like beavers, and there's never a dull moment. It's a model for a good community. I doubt if there's a more harmonious one anywhere.

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