Advice 1: How to knit knitting women's cardigan

I believe that a knitted wool jacket closure and collarless appeared thanks to the Lord James Thomas Brudenell, Earl of Cardigan, after whom it got its name. These days the cardigan is a fashionable subject as female and male wardrobe. It is worn and in cool and hot weather. The cardigan can be linked and of thick natural wool, and knit in a fine knit.
How to knit knitting women's cardigan
You will need
  • - 1000 g of yarn of medium thickness;
  • - straight knitting needles;
  • - circular knitting needle;
  • - sewing machine;
  • - buttons.
Using a measuring tape, take the measurements. You will need to measure the circumference chest, hips, length and the sleeve length. Compare your data with the pattern in the magazine and make changes according to your size.
To determine the density of the knitting, link the specimen with needles, the size of which is specified on the label of your chosen yarn. If your sample differs from that recommended in the description of the model, adjust the spokes. So knitting was looser spokes take larger and make it more dense – less.
Dial the number of stitches for the front (do not tighten). Provarite 2 cm elastic 2x2.
Make the first hole for the buttons. To do this, close 2-3 loop (depending on diameter). Dial on right needle the same number of loops that you have closed and continue knitting elastic.
4-5 cm from the start knitting, go to knitting basic pattern. On the right side of the part make the holes for the buttons at regular intervals from each other. Next, tie the cloth directly to the neck.
10 close the loops and make the necessary obuvki in every second row. Compare your knitting with a pattern. Left shelves knit in the same way, but the holes for the buttons not vymazyvaja.
Dial the number of loops for the back and tie a rubber band 2x2 the same as on the front. Then continue to knit the basic pattern. Knit straight until neckline.
To form neckline close averages 18 loops and knit each side separately, making the necessary obuvki scheme.
Dial the number of loops for knitting the sleeves (usually 20-25% of the total number of stitches for front and back). If you gained 200 loops, therefore, for the sleeves you will need a 40-50 loops. 4-5 cm knit elastic, and then add 10 loops and continue knitting basic pattern to the desired length.
Machine sew the shoulder seams. Connect the middle of the sleeve with the shoulder line and prostrochite on a typewriter. Fold in half sleeve, front and back and sew the side sections and sleeves.
On circular needles dial loops at the neckline and tie a rubber band 2x2 facing. Knitting finished. Sew buttons.

Advice 2: How to sew a cardigan

Sew fashionable, comfortable and warm sleeveless cardigan will even those who do not know how to deal with a sewing machine. If you choose a thick cloth, which slices do not crumble, it is possible to do only with scissors.
How to sew a cardigan
For the manufacture of cardigan will need a tight knit, Jersey, rayon, faux suede or thin leather, that is, materials that do not fall in sections, with a length of 1.4 m. in addition, you will need:
- the tape;
- tailor's chalk;
- bias binding;
- sewing machine;
- thread to match the fabric.

How to cut cardigan

To build a paper pattern is not necessary, it can be done directly on the fabric. Pre-cut all the edges, do it very carefully so the slices were as evenly as possible. Measure will need only one measurement - the width of the back, attaching the measuring tape to the back on the protruding points of the blades and from one armpit to the other. Usually this value is 35-40 see

Fold the material inside out common thread. From the top edge from the fold set aside 25-26 cm for collar. Make this place mark.

From this point set aside the right half of the measurements back and check. She put off down the depth of the armhole, cardigan it can be deeper so that it can be freely to wear a turtleneck or a sweater. This measure is approximately 25 cm Divide this segment in half and place to the side of the point at 6 cm. Connect these marks with a smooth line to make the oval.

Cut to the prom exactly on this line. The collar and hem of the cardigan can be left rectangular, or perhaps make your cuts a smooth line and cut along the contour.

How to sew a cardigan

In principle, you can leave the product in this form and not to process the slices. This will give the image special negligence. However, the thing will look more carefully if to cover all sections of piping.
The color of the borders can be matching fabric or contrasting color.

First handle openings. Bake fold in half, and paste the cut, so that the junction had on the lower part of the armhole. Kill the tailor's pins and prostrochite along the edge on the sewing machine. Similarly treat the remaining edges of the cardigan.
Also, all the slices can be processed on a serger.

How to wear a cardigan

This thing can be worn over blouses, turtlenecks, sweaters or casual dresses. Also very beautiful when the cardigan complement with jeans, narrow pants or leggings.

Wear a cardigan. Lay the folds of the collar and tie belt. You can use a wide leather belt or multiple narrow straps and stitch soft belt of the same fabric, used to make the cardigan.
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