Polka Dot Cottage Category Archive for : knitting

Archive for knitting

Everyday Cardigan KAL: finishing up!

Everyday Cardigan complete!

The knitting is complete, so today we’ll wrap things up by talking about finishing: weaving in ends, sewing on buttons, blocking, etc.

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Everyday Cardigan KAL: the other sleeve

Everyday Cardigan KAL: the other sleeve

Woo hoo! After this sleeve, the knitting is completely finished!

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Everyday Cardigan KAL: the first sleeve

Everyday Cardigan KAL: the first sleeve

This week we’re working on the first sleeve, and working with double-pointed needles.

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Everyday Cardigan KAL: Finishing the body!

Everyday Cardigan KAL: Finishing the Body, at Polka Dot Cottage

This week’s lesson shows you how to finish up the ribbing on the body and bind off.

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Everyday Cardigan KAL: Just checking in this week

Everyday Cardigan: Underarm Increases, and more of the Body

Just a quick check-in this week – no new assignment!

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Everyday Cardigan KAL: Underarm increases and more of the body

Everyday Cardigan: Underarm Increases, and more of the Body

Today, we’ll do one last increase row, and then embark on what may be the most boring part of the whole project. Sounds like fun, right?

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Everyday Cardigan KAL: Separating sleeves and starting the body

Everyday Cardigan KAL: Separating the sleeves

At this point you should be finished with the yoke and ready to take the sleeve stitches off of the needle. We’ll do that this week, as well as begin the first two inches of the body.

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Everyday Cardigan KAL: Yoke part 2

Everyday Cardigan KAL: Yoke part 2

This week we finish the yoke, and for those knitting a cap sleeve variation, I show you how to set up your stitches in preparation for binding off the sleeves.

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Ask and ye shall receive

Everyday Pullover pattern, at Polka Dot Cottage

You said you liked my new green sweater, so I spent my snow day working on the pattern. You can find it in the download shop!

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Because I needed a 5th green sweater

Everyday Cardigan variation, at Polka Dot Cottage

This is what you get when you take a long-sleeved cardigan pattern and change it into a cap-sleeved pullover.

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