Tag Archive for 'designing knitwear'

lk2g-102 Knitting Top Down Sweaters

How to design and knit a sweater from the top down. CAT demonstrates by making a baby sweater.

This is a Ten Year Anniversary Special to thank our viewers for watching our show and knitting along with us for a full decade!

You can find the template to follow along on Woolworks.org Raglan pattern

What’s on the set:
Yarn for sweater is Knit Picks Shine Worsted in cream.
Needles are Knit Picks Options Interchangeable Nickel Plated Circular Set and Knit Picks Options Interchangeable Rainbow Wood Circular Set

What I am wearing:
Sweater made with cotton Schachenmayr Nomotta Scaletta from Inspiration 75. The pattern is actually designed for long sleeve, however, I made it with short sleeves. Completed Spring 2006.

lk2g-072 Rhinebeck 2009 Garment Competition

In this latest episode of our web video series we return to the 2009 New York State Sheep and Wool festival in Rhinebeck.  In this episode we review the garment competition winners.

You’ll see beautiful knitted socks, shawls and sweaters, woven items, felted items and even braided rugs.

Book Review:

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lk2g-070 Rhinebeck 2009 Kristen Rengren Interview

In this episode of our video series, we return to the 2009 New York State Sheep and Wool festival in Rhinebeck, where we chatted with knitting designer Kristen Rengren.  Kristen tells us a bit about collecting and knitting vintage patterns and also how she chose from the thousands of vintage patterns, which ones to put into this book.

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lk2g-069 Rhinebeck 2009 Melanie Falick Interview

In this episode of our video podcast, we return to the 2009 New York State Sheep and Wool festival in Rhinebeck, where we chatted with knitting editor Malanie Falick.

She talks about the following books:

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