Follow my proven system to knit a sweater that *actually* ends up the size you planned...

Together we will knit a child's size 1 sweater using any worsted weight yarn you have in your stash or would like to try out. You will make this sweater using your yarn and favorite needles and you will fill in the pattern using your personal gauge and it will end up the same size and shape as mine! Here's the sweater we're going to make.

Many of us owe you a huge thank you for your contribution to advancing the craft Knit a swatch in the gauge of your pattern with the needles you intend to use for your project. Remember that these should be identical pieces, so lining up the edges should be easy. Purl 11 14, 17, 20, 23, 26 stitches, knit 26 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 stitches, purl to end. It is your Key Number.

Jun 11,  · Working in stockinette stitch, increase 1 stitch (knit in front and in back of the same stitch) each edge now. Then increase 1 stitch each edge every 10th row 3 (2, 0, 0, 0, 0) times, every 8th row 5 (7, 8, 5, 2, 1) times, and every 6th row 0 (0, 2, 6, 10, 12) r0nd.tk: Better Homes & Gardens.
Aug 10,  · How to Knit a Sweater for Beginners Four Parts: Choosing Your Size and Gathering Materials Creating the Front and Back Pieces of the Sweater Making the Sleeves Assembling Your Sweater Community Q&A Knitting a sweater can be a daunting project 62%(39).
Aug 10,  · How to Knit a Sweater for Beginners Four Parts: Choosing Your Size and Gathering Materials Creating the Front and Back Pieces of the Sweater Making the Sleeves Assembling Your Sweater Community Q&A Knitting a sweater can be a daunting project 62%(39).
Aug 10,  · How to Knit a Sweater for Beginners Four Parts: Choosing Your Size and Gathering Materials Creating the Front and Back Pieces of the Sweater Making the Sleeves Assembling Your Sweater Community Q&A Knitting a sweater can be a daunting project 62%(39).
Together we will knit a child's size 1 sweater using any worsted weight yarn you have in your stash or would like to try out. You will make this sweater using your yarn and favorite needles and you will fill in the pattern using your personal gauge and it will end up the same size and shape as mine! Here's the sweater we're going to make.

The knitting universe is full of intricate sweater patterns with detailed stitch work, a bevy of changing colors, complicated techniques, and stunning designs. Just look at the traditional Fair Isle sweaters that pop up during the holidays. These gorgeous knit sweater patterns are a dazzling display.

The pace was perfect If you've knit a sweater but wanted to cry when you realized that the size didn't turn out right after all your hard work, you are NOT alone. Hard to believe, right? But there IS a better way to approach making a sweater and that's why I created this workshop. In this part video workshop, you will create a child's size one sweater using my simple, coherent, sweater-making approach.

It will be your first and perhaps most significant step in making sweaters that fit—every time. This no-cost online workshop includes…. An Easy-to-Follow "Picture Pattern" Most patterns are pages of dense text and often have mistakes in them, which makes it very difficult to navigate or even trust them.

A Revolutionary Approach to Gauge If you ask me, this shouldn't be revolutionary at all. I grew up with knitting as much a part of my world as eating. I learned to knit at age seven and landed my first professional gig at fourteen. Although my primary profession was teaching high school English, when my son was little and I wanted to work from home, it made sense to open a knitting school next door.

Since then I have spent thousands of hours helping knitters like you unravel their problems, which is how I KNOW that this workshop will help you, too The workshop and pattern are free. Together we will knit a child's size 1 sweater using any worsted weight yarn you have in your stash or would like to try out.

For ease in working, before you begin, circle the numbers pertaining to the size you are knitting or crocheting. Beginning at the lower edge with smaller needles, cast on 56 63, 70, 77, 84, 91 stitches. Knit 6 rows for garter-stitch band. Change to larger needles. Beginning with a purl row, work in stockinette stitch knit 1 row, purl 1 row until piece measures approximately 15 inches from beginning ending with a purl row.

At the beginning of the next 2 rows, bind off 4 stitches. Row 1 wrong side: Purl 11 14, 17, 20, 23, 26 stitches, knit 26 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 stitches, purl to end.

Row 2 and each following right side row: Purl 10 13, 16, 19, 22, 25 , knit 28 29, 30, 31, 32, 33 , purl to end. Purl 9 12, 15, 18, 21, 24 , knit 30 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 , purl to end. Work Neckband rows On the next right side row, knit 13 16, 19, 22, 25, 28 stitches, bind off the center 22 23, 24, 25, 26, 27 stitches, knit to end.

Purl 9 12, 15, 18, 21, 24 , knit 4. Knit across next row. Bind off knitwise and loosely. With the wrong side facing, join yarn at neck edge.

Knit 4, purl to end.

Knitting a sweater is one of the pinnacles of the hobby, and it's one that stops some new knitters in their tracks. A sweater seems like such a big project that will take a lot of time and requires a lot of skill. Aug 10,  · How to Knit a Sweater for Beginners Four Parts: Choosing Your Size and Gathering Materials Creating the Front and Back Pieces of the Sweater Making the Sleeves Assembling Your Sweater Community Q&A Knitting a sweater can be a daunting project 62%(39). Together we will knit a child's size 1 sweater using any worsted weight yarn you have in your stash or would like to try out. You will make this sweater using your yarn and favorite needles and you will fill in the pattern using your personal gauge and it will end up the same size and shape as mine! Here's the sweater we're going to make.