Knitting a scarf is not a challenge for you, but you dream of knitting your own sweater? In this article you will find out not only how to knit a sweater, but also what you should know before you start this handicraft.
If you want to start your knitting adventure, then start with a simple scarf, this way you will become skilled. While knitting a scarf, you will learn how to stitch and different ways of processing stitches (so that they are always of equal size). When knitting a sweater, you hone the knitting skills you’ve already acquired while knitting a scarf.
You can knit a sweater in a million different ways. Interesting patterns can be found in magazines “Burda” and “Diana- robótki na knutach”. I present three models of sweaters with different degrees of difficulty.
Each part of the sweater is knitted separately and then all parts are sewn together; this type of sweater is the most commonly made. If you want to make a sweater using this method, then you need to know some basic techniques viz:
Knitting a sweater this way is the best way for a beginner.
A sweater can be knit in its entirety, that is, in circular motions. A sweater made this way does not require sewing. In most cases, the sweater is knit from the top, adding stitches in successive laps in designated places. This technique is very complicated and it is recommended for advanced people.
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This type of sweater is made as one piece, but stitched along the sides. It is most often done from the front, adding sleeves and a head opening, and ending at the back. If you want to make a sweater using this technique, you need to know:
Before you start making the sweater, you need to:
A simple way to make a sweater.
1. Choose a ready-made sweater pattern.
2. Take the number of meshes – according to the pattern.
3. Following the pattern, make each of the sweater elements.
4. Sew all the pieces together.
When you knit your first sweater, you should stick to the pattern you have chosen. You can find many interesting sweater patterns for beginners on the internet.
Knitting a sweater is not as difficult as it seems. All you need is a little patience and free time to make it.
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