Customizing Sweater Patterns

Patty Lyons

Thursday PM

How many times have you thought, ”I’d like that sweater but I wish it had . . . “. Learn the simple math to change basic sweater elements. Using a simple pattern as a base, we will work through changing a crew neck to a V neck, changing the sleeve length, adding waist shaping and more. Learn how working a sweater in a different gauge can be to your advantage. Make every sweater pattern your own!

Skill Level: Intermediate. Must know how to knit, purl, cast on, bind off. Should be familiar with sweater knitting, sweater patterns and have knit a couple of sweaters. Solid knowledge of math of gauge required.

Material Fee: $0

Customize

Student Supplies: Accessories –calculator, paper & pencil

Homework: None