my new work
I need help
what should be there ?
I love the colours. I was thinking what a nice throw this would make
I'd say whatever you make of it, it will look nice. Maybe you could steek
it to bring it to size?
sorry what is steek. I don´t know this worth.
a "steek" is cutting your knitting. It's often used to cut the front open
for a zipper or button band, or slits to knit sleeves into.
The safest way is to machine or hand sew a line of stitching on each side of
where you want to cut. The principal can be used to re-shape a shoulder, or
take in the sides, or alter a neckline.
I'm teaching classes on exactly that at Madrona next spring.
Feel free to PM me if you have questions.
I had never heard of this before now. I'm often surprised of the
techniques I don't know considering all the years I've been a
The problem is that I miscalculated and the sweater is very very big
Christian, Thanks for posting. I'd say go for the pullover. Keep us
updated on the progress. JRob
Promoting and inspiring the art of knitting amongst men.
© 2005-2013 Men Who Knit - All Rights Reserved