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Sweater Construction Methods: Saddle Shoulder

sweater construction saddle shoulder

This is post 6 of 7 in the series “Sweater Construction Methods” Welcome back to the Sweater Contsruction series! If you haven’t already, check out the other posts in this series. They don’t really need to be read in order but the more you know about the different construction methods the easier it will be…

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Sweater Construction Methods: Contiguous Set-In Sleeve

contiguous set in sleeves cover

This is post 5 of 7 in the series “Sweater Construction Methods” Welcome back to the Sweater Construction series! If you haven’t already, take a minute to check out the other posts in this series. They don’t necessarily need to be read in order but the more you know the better prepared you will be…

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Top 10 Autumn Sweater Patterns of 2014

This month we are really diving into the Autumn knitting season! I thought it would be fitting to put together a collection of patterns that reflect the newest trends from the Autumn/Winter 2014 Fashion Week! The fall of 2014 will bring us a few predominate themes in the area of knitwear. First we see extreme…

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Sweater Construction Methods: Circular Yoke

sweater construction circular yoke

This is post 4 of 7 in the series “Sweater Construction Methods” Welcome back to the Sweater Construction series! If you haven’t already, take a minute to check out the other posts in this series. They don’t necessarily need to be read in order but the more you know the better prepared you will be…

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Sweater Construction Methods: Sideways

sideways sweater construction

This is post 3 of 7 in the series “Sweater Construction Methods” Welcome back to the Sweater Contsruction series! In this series we are taking a look at some of the most popular sweater construction methods as well as the pros and cons of knitting each style of sweater. Today we’ll be examining a sideways…

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Sweater Construction Methods: Dolman Style

sweater construction method dolman style

This is post 2 of 7 in the series “Sweater Construction Methods” Welcome back to the Sweater Contsruction series! In this series we are taking a look at some of the most popular sweater construction methods as well as the pros and cons of knitting each style of sweater. If you haven’t already, take a…

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Top 5 Inspiring Books for Sweater Knitters

top 5 sweater knitting inspiration books

Where do you find inspiration for knitting sweaters? For me it can be anything from plants to textures to beautiful pictures on Pinterest. This list is comprised of five great books and magazines that I look at to find inspiration for my next sweater project. A few of them are specifically knitting books and a…

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Sweater Construction Methods: Set-In Sleeves

set-in sleeves sweater construction methods

This is post 1 of 7 in the series “Sweater Construction Methods” Welcome to the Sweater Contsruction series! I think I am just a little too excited to be diving in and talking about each style of sweater construction! I think it is an important conversation to have because if you don’t know what options…

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Color For Your Skin Tone: Flattering Colors For Everyone

flattering colors for everyone

This is post 5 of 5 in the series “Color for Your Skin Tone” Choosing a color to knit your next sweater with can be challenging! Choosing the color to make a sweater for someone else can feel downright impossible. Luckily there are a few colors that look flattering on just about everyone! If you’re…

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Top 10 Simple Striped Sweaters of 2014

10 striped sweater patterns

We have finally made it to that transitional time of year where school is starting and summer is coming to an end. For some reason this time of year always makes me eager to knit stripes. Wether you choose to use the colors of your alma mater or something more subtle there is a pattern…

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