Yoke Sweater Construction & Fit Customization
Sunday, September 23, 2018
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Projects & Patterns, Tips & Techniques
Top-down, bottom-up and top-down hybrid all are variations of yoke sweaters. Jenn has designed her yokes using all 3 methods and you’ll learn about the advantages and disadvantages of each style as well as the various body shaping options: straight, a-line, or hourglass. We will also go over fit adjustments to existing patterns and how to implement any personal modifications according to your body measurements. You’ll learn about ease and choosing a size that’s right for your shape and preferences. Jenn will have a bunch of her yokes on hand for discussing and we’ll go over any personal fit questions you might have. Technique Requirements: Knit/purl; cast on/bind off; increase/decrease
Please consider determining your body shape prior to coming to the class. Here are a couple great sites that explain body shapes: https://shopyourshape.com/calculate-your-body-shape/ http://www.whowhatwear.com/how-to-find-body-shape-calculator
Supplies for Class:
Please bring a tape measure.