Online Class

Simple Techniques for a Super Fit

$19.99$29.99
Format

Online Class

$19.99

DVD

$25.99

Learn sweater-fitting basics to make your next knit look and feel fantastic.

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including a customizable cardigan/pullover pattern
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Amy Herzog
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase, find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Pick up quick tips for knitting a flattering pullover and cardigan alongside pattern designer and author Amy Herzog. With these skills on hand, you'll have the confidence to take on any project and create a sweater that looks like it was made for you.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Sweater Basics
20:21
Meet Amy Herzog! You'll start by exploring what makes a great sweater and what can cause an unflattering outcome. Then, Amy will explain how to read between the lines of the pattern to understand more about your garment's fit.
2. Swatch & Learn: From Yarn to Fabric
20:02
3. Great Sweaters Come From Good Gauge
16:35
4. Sizing for a Flattering Fit
18:16
5. Wrangling Gauge: Troubleshooting & More
22:59
6. Modifications for a Custom Fit
28:42

Included Patterns

Drop-Shoulder Cardi/Pullover

Drop-Shoulder Cardi/Pullover

Drop-Shoulder Cardi/Pullover

Drop-Shoulder Cardi/Pullover

Recommended with this class

  • DK-weight yarn
  • US 5 (3.75 mm) straight or circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

Taught by

Amy Herzog
Amy Herzog
Amy is a Boston-based knitwear designer, the leader of the Fit to Flatter tutorials and the author of the popular books Knit to Flatter and Knitting It Old School. She's passionate about helping budding knitters create flattering, well-fitting sweaters they can't wait to wear, and she travels the country sharing this knowledge in her ever-friendly manner. As a designer, her patterns have been featured in Twist Collective, KnitScene and other respected magazines. You can also find her self-published designs on her website, amyherzogdesigns.com.

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