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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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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