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lindainbathurst 02-25-2009 11:21 PM

Looking for circular needle pullover or cardigan patterns
Hi folks. I made a cardigan on circular needles that was in one piece from the bottom up. I loved it because I didn't have to make sure my sleeves and back/front had the same number of rows, etc. Any suggestions on where to find one-piece patterns? I checked the local knitting shop, but they didn't have what I was looking for. :sad: I would guess that I am Higher-intermediate or lower advanced knitter

Ingrid 02-26-2009 12:01 AM

Check out The Incredible Custom-fit Raglan Generator at . It allows you to create a top-down raglan pullover or cardigan, one piece, using any yarn and needles. I've used it for both a bulky pullover and a worsted cardigan and loved it.

Top-down is nice, too, because you can try it on as you go to check the length.

lindainbathurst 02-27-2009 01:26 AM

Whaaaa! Those pattern generators look like great tools, but also intimidating. I'm sure that once you start with them they are user-friendly, but it's just one of those mind-over-matter, fear of the untried kind of things. I am definitely going to have dive right in! (One of these days.):pray:

Mazie 02-27-2009 02:44 PM

If you want to follow this pattern have a look in Ravelry, There are hundreds of variations of this sweater in all the colours of the rainbow.
It's bottom up and a really nicely written pattern.

suzeeq 02-27-2009 04:51 PM

Knitty also has a bottom up raglan called Top Secret -

Mazie 03-01-2009 07:33 PM

Another 'bottom up' sweater.

It's kind of cute....

Jan in CA 03-01-2009 07:56 PM

There's a great bottom up sweater in this newsletter. I just queued it on Ravelry. :yay:

It's free and she has this link on Rav.

Mazie 03-01-2009 11:21 PM

And then we have 'DROPS' patterns.... I like this one.

lindainbathurst 03-02-2009 08:15 PM

I'm still waiting for my invitation from Ravelry to be processed.:shrug: :poke:

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