Block to shape and size as desired. Why we love it: Julie has something for everyone, whether it be fabulous knitting patterns or craft inspiration. I knitted the sweater in the round with a 3. You are knitting one round plain, with no increases. I will use the larger needle to knit the sweater.
If this is a sweater you will most likely be wearing over a shirt, such as a cardigan, you'll likely want the opening a little larger to accommodate for that. Why we love it: Fibernymph Dye Works is a small, family owned and operated yarn and fiber dyeing business. For her, a fun approach and always remembering that it's only a hobby is the key. Below: Working through the pattern Assembly: With a length of yarn and your tapestry needle, seam up each side of the two panels using the mattress stitch seam. Find Blue Sky Fibers on by Cassy Dominick Why they love it: Cassy is a knitting fanatic. They found themselves amid a warm, friendly, smart community of knitters.
She is a self confessed yarn addict and blogs about all things fiber. Skill Level: Yarn Used: Malabrigo Yarn Merino Worsted 100% Merino Wool ; 3. I have never converted a pattern which has been knit in pieces. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Top Down: Cable Knit Sweater Skill Level: Advanced. Ravelry is a place for knitters, crocheters, designers, spinners, weavers and dyers to keep track of their yarn, tools, projects and pattern information, and look to others for ideas and inspiration. Find Ysolda on by Clara Parkes Why we they love it: Lover of all things yarn, from the sheep to the skein, Clara has made it her mission to educate people on the elements of yarn.
Find A Playful Day on Why they love it: They've been blogging about their interests, ideas, and thoughts to spread their knowledge and help people be inspired in the world of handicrafts. From different brands, colors, strands and different designs of knitted products. By knitting them flat, the sweater can just lie there politely while I work back and forth across the sleeve. This sweater is also included as our Free Pattern. Whether you're a spinner, felter, weaver, crocheter, knitter, or all of those things, their selection ensures that your creations are beautiful and enduring. I carry weight in the front and because of that I need to make most of my garments two or three inches longer than a pattern calls for. The team love sharing their ideas, knitting stories and inspiration with the online community.
Some of their ideas include tweaks to knitting techniques people already use and some of them are new concepts. Below, your work is now in a round, with a different color marker placed to mark the beginning of the round. Why we love it: The Celtic Cast On is designed to explore outdoor activities and at the same time your passion to knitting via her podcast. Find The Craft Sessions on: by Kelly Sloan Why they love it: Kelly loves to travel, write and of course knit. News flash: knitting and ladders don't mix. However, if the sleeve is loose-fitting and wide enough, I use a short circular needle. Lara is committed to brining you easy to follow, engaging knitting patterns that the recipient is going to love.
Some suggested yarn substitutes to try: If you have a yarn substitute to suggest for this project,! You will then divide the sweater into sleeves and body. Their designs are so inspirational. If this is a sweater you will be wearing right next to your skin, you might like the look of a more fitted sleeve. They love to express themselves in a way where you can see their passion for knitting. When you separate the sleeves and body, find the center stitch on the armhole, and work that stitch in purl all the way down the body and down the sleeves: instant fake seem.
Working up according to pattern with Jeans acrylic yarn, then on to Summer Knit Top. Find Wool Warehouse on by Debbie Abrahams Why they love it: Debbie has been passionate about hand-knitting ever since she first picked up a pair of knitting needles at the tender age of six. It needs to be done neatly and carefully. The process is similar to an owl twisting its head to look around over one shoulder, then back around to look over the other shoulder. Why we love it: Nice and Knit creates different designs every season for their glorious hand dyed yarns. At KnotEnufKnitting, we're all about seamless knitting patterns.
Very passionate on sharing her useful tips that will enrich your knitting projects. One Piece Knits — Seamless 'Made to Measure' Knitting Knitting sweaters, cardigans and other tops in one piece from the neckline down enables you to try the garment on as you go. Work on the 2 strands directly above the central knit stitch. Why we love it: The designs and ideas are amazing and there are so many to choose from. Top Down: Saddle Shoulder Skill Level: Intermediate. Why we love it: Zeneedle shares stories on her life, knitting and the beautiful area in which she lives. We're also into lots of other types of crafts and of course music, fashion, art, food, and just generally making the world a little more beautiful with the things we make.