Knit garments with a flattering fit in online knitting classes from Craftsy. Alongside industry experts, you'll learn the secrets to accentuating your unique figure with accurate measurements, personalized pattern modifications, darts, shaping, alterations, and more!

Knit to Flatter

Amy Herzog



Knit to Flatter

Amy Herzog

Make every sweater you knit your new favorite! Author and designer Amy Herzog shows you how to fashion knitwear thatís perfect for your ... See more

Student Projects from this class

My sweater 1

My sweater 1

by Bakergirljenn

TBD sweater

TBD sweater

by HoleyFiber

Shapely Tank by Joan McGowan-Michael
Sleeve caps by Joan McGowan-Michael
Bust shaping by Joan McGowan-Michael

Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques

Joan McGowan-Michael


Flatter your feminine side with sweaters that embrace your bust, hips and waist. Joan McGowan-Michael teaches you how to shape knitwear to fit.

Blusa Rosa by camilapetroleo
Stefanie Japel's Bad Penny by larsan
Green & Autumn by Chitimacha

Fit Your Knits

Stefanie Japel


Fit Your Knits

Stefanie Japel

Knitwear designer Stefanie Japel teaches you how to knit a sweater with adjustments to the bust, waist and hips to perfectly fit any body type.

Knitting Patterns That Fit

Whether it's a pattern for a cardigan, a raglan pullover, a lace bolero, a knit T-shirt, or anything in between, you're sure to find it on Craftsy. With Craftsy, you can pick the pattern that makes your heart sing, and take the class to fit and knit it flawlessly!

Craftsy Yarn Shop

No matter what colors captivate you, or what weight your needles are yearning for, the Craftsy shop is your one-stop-shop for yarn from your favorite brands.

Knit Fitting Blog Posts

Uncover the latest knitwear fitting tips being used on the personal projects of industry pros!

Get the Right Fit: All About Negative Ease

There are a few special things we knitters have that no other craft does. There are tools, of course, like cable needles. We have our double-pointed ...

Get the Right Fit for Your Knits: What Is Positive Ease?

Getting the right fit for your knits is one of the biggest challenges of making garments. Once you knit up a piece, there's usually no going back -- ...

Choosing Yarn: Testing the Draping of Your Knitted Swatch

When we think about yarn substitution, most of us are guilty of just matching the gauge and moving on. It doesn't matter how that gauge looks to us, ...

Fitting For Knitting Projects

Browse and applaud your fellow Craftsy members knitwear, then upload your own so they can do the same!

It Fits! Shrug

by jennabee25

Knit to Fit

by labfish

Gwen's Custom Fit Jacket

by Gwen Bortner

Without A Pattern - Perfect Fit

by rieniedou915067

Fitting Articles

Go in-depth with knitting experts, and master the techniques the lead to a fabulous fit and a fulfilling project.

Armhole Shaping: Style and Fit

If you love sweaters, be sure to explore these three different types of armhole construction to understand their aesthetic differences.

Knitting Darts To Create The Perfect Fit

Use short row darts and vertical darts to adjust the fit of any garment.

Armscye: Take the Fear Out of Set-In Sleeves

Discover how to knit custom-fit armscyes with ease.