How do you knit a seamless set in sleeves from the top down?
Slip your right-hand needle into the wrap from the back and lift it onto the left-hand needle, then purl them together as one. Then wrap & turn the next stitch. Continue working back on the right side at the top of the sleeve until two stitches past Marker Three, which is the wrapped stitch from the previous row.
What does join Raglan seams mean in knitting?
The raglan seams are the gradually sloping decreases toward the upper sleeves, the fronts and the back. This video shows the placement of the sleeve on one side. Since you’re knitting a cardigan, you can join both sleeves, one on each side of the back and then join a front to each sleeve.
What are set in sleeves?
A ‘ Set-In’ sleeve has a seam at the shoulder which continues around the complete construction of the arm. This style of sleeve gives a professional, formal and potentially more natural shape with a tailored look, suitable for formal events and more formal workwear uniform such as shirts or blouses.
How do you finish the armpit hole in knitting?
Use the darning needle to stitch up the hole. Then weave the yarn across to the other side and do the same to close up the last hole. Voila! A nice neat underarm seam has been completed!
Can you knit sleeves in the round?
Knitting in the round is the only way to make a seamless knitted tube, be it a hat, pair of socks, mittens, even the body or sleeves of a sweater. Regardless, it is a great tool to have in your knitting toolbox. For learning purposes it is best if the circulars you use do not match.
How do you knit a flat top sleeve?
– Starting at the center of the underarm stitches, pick up and knit along the underarm stitches; pick up and knit one extra stitch at the end of the underarm stitches* (in the gap between the cast-on underarm stitches and the live sleeve stitches); knit across the live sleeve stitches; pick up and knit one extra stitch