close

Search Term

Enter a search term (optional)

Categories

Select One (optional)

Printable

(optional)

Show only printer-friendly patterns


Difficulty Level

Select One (optional)

Yarn Weight

Select One (optional)

Knitting Needle Size

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • 1 or 2.25 mm
  • 2 or 2.75 mm
  • 3 or 3.25 mm
  • 4 or 3.5 mm
  • 5 or 3.75 mm
  • 6 or 4 mm
  • 7 or 4.5 mm
  • 8 or 5 mm
  • 9 or 5.5 mm
  • 10 or 6 mm
  • 10.5 or 6.5 mm
  • 11 or 8 mm
  • 13 or 9 mm
  • 15 or 10 mm
  • 17 or 12.75 mm
  • 19 or 15 mm
  • 35 or 19 mm
  • 50 or 25 mm
  • Circular Knitting Needles
  • Double-Pointed Knitting Needles (DPNs)
AllFreeKnitting.com

Menu

Free Offer
Best of the West STITCHES Show: 7 Knit Tops, Free Shawl Patterns and More, Vol. 3

Make the hottest knitting projects from the West STITCHES show with patterns from this FREE eBook!

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Latest Comments

Knitting Pattern Essentials: Adapting and Drafting Knitting Patterns for Great Knitwear

Knitting Pattern Essentials: Adapting and Drafting Knitting Patterns for Great KnitwearKnitting Pattern Essentials: Adapting and Drafting Knitting Patterns for Great Knitwear
By Sally Melville
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group
crownpublishing.com
ISBN: 9780307965578

 

However advanced you are at knitting, it's likely that you sometimes find yourself unsatisfied with a certain fit after you finish a project. We are so pleased to review Sally Melville's Knitting Pattern Essentials: Adapting and Drafting Knitting Patterns for Great Knitwear. It answers all kinds of questions about knitwear adjustments that have likely lingered in your head for years.

 

Upon opening this book, you might have a hard time getting past the hearty table of contents (we did). Once you do venture beyond the luscious list of tips and tricks, though, you'll be pleasantly relieved to find accessible step-by-step tutorials on every kind of adjustment.

 

Learn how to calculate your personal measurements for tailored fits. Read about a variety of shapes for necklines, sleeves, hemlines and more. Pick up techniques that will allow you to combine garments to expand your knitting patterns. The skills you'll acquire from this book will give your nifty knitwear a professional look. When your friends see you out in your knitted sweater they'll ask, “Where did you get that?”

 

For just $24.99 you can own a paperback copy of this fabulous knitting guide. The skills you'll pick up from purchasing this book will save you a bundle on yarn and other materials that would go to waste because of silly mistakes. Do yourself a favor and grab a copy of Sally Melville's masterpiece for knitting help that will save you down the road. We're thrilled it fell in our hands.

Free projects, giveaways, exclusive, partner offers, and more straight to your inbox!

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!

Close

Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Project of the Day

Learner's Curve Dishcloth

"This project is a modern take on those dishcloths your granny used to knit. There is a diagonal pattern created by slipped stitches… See more

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite patterns
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your patterns

 

Connect With Us

Facebook Google Plus Twitter Pinterest
Twitter Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQ Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----