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Abbeyhill: Preview knitter round up - Part 1

Abbeyhill: Preview knitter round up - Part 1

by Sarah Stanfield September 10, 2020

A look at some of the Abbeyhill sweaters made by our wonderful preview knitters who chose to use Tukuwool Sock yarn. They've kindly shared their size choices to help others match sizing information with how the design looks on a real body.
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Adjusting the sleeves on Glenmore

Adjusting the sleeves on Glenmore

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com May 05, 2020

How to knit the sleeves on Glenmore, and, if necessary, adjust them to fit your body perfectly. Did you see that the pattern includes a spreadsheet you can use to easily alter the sleeves without doing any maths.
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Finishing the body on Glenmore

Finishing the body on Glenmore

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com April 28, 2020

A short post on finishing the body of Glenmore with a tutorial for binding off in pattern.
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Trying on the body – Glenmore

Trying on the body – Glenmore

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com April 23, 2020

In my last post I showed you how to cast on at the underarm and join the body of Glenmore in the round. The actual knitting of the body should be nice and relaxing, without anything complicated, but you might be undecided about how long to make it.
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Choosing a size for Glenmore

Choosing a size for Glenmore

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com April 06, 2020

If you're not sure which size to choose for Glenmore this post walks you through where to measure, how much ease to add and how to use your measurements and the schematic to choose your size.
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Glenmore: A knitted sweater design for all bodies

Glenmore: A knitted sweater design for all bodies

by Ysolda support@ysolda.com April 01, 2020

Take a look at the finished Glenmore's from our Preview Knitters. Preview knitting allows you to see the sweater on a wider range of bodies than the modelled shots and see what the knitters said about their sweaters.
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How to Pick a Garment Without a Model for You

How to Pick a Garment Without a Model for You

by Ysolda Ltd Collaborator March 17, 2020

I wasn’t going to put the time, money, and effort into a garment that I wasn’t sure was going to fit the way I needed it and have it sit in my drawer unloved. I knew my body was the body I would continue to have, because, even though I’m non-binary trans, I’m not going to medically transition. I had to learn what would make a garment silhouette work for me and help give me the shape I wanted without having many models that were representative of me, either in body shape or gender presentation.
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How does ease affect inclusive size ranges?

How does ease affect inclusive size ranges?

by Laura Chau May 21, 2019

Following on from our post about choosing what size to knit, we wanted to elaborate on what ease means and how it interacts with sweater sizes, especially when it comes to designs with an oversized look.
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Bust darts in sweaters with all over stitch patterns

Bust darts in sweaters with all over stitch patterns

by Rebecca Redston October 10, 2014

How to add short row bust darts to sweaters with either allover small repeat patterns or a centre patterned panel.
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