with Faina Goberstein
Online Class

Sizing Knitwear Patterns

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Overview

Knitwear designer and math professor Faina Goberstein walks you step-by-step through every calculation involved in grading a range of sizes, from the initial gauge swatch through shaping a garment and calculating yardage. You will conquer your pattern-grading fears and finish with a pattern that's ready to knit, and the knowledge and tools to use these skills for years to come.

Details

  • advanced
  • 9 episodes
  • 7h6m

Included in this Class

1. Introduction
16m

1. Introduction

Meet Faina, learn about the Craftsy platform and get started on sizing basics.

2. Important Beginnings
1h9m

2. Important Beginnings

Get started with the basics! Learn about measurements and swatching. Make your first gauge swatch and get used to calculating gauge.

3. Excel Basics
44m

3. Excel Basics

Learn how this common spreadsheet program can help you with your calculations. Get set up, copy your calculations and learn how to format your cell.

1. Introduction

1. Introduction

2. Important Beginnings

2. Important Beginnings

3. Excel Basics

3. Excel Basics

4. Plan Before You Cast On

4. Plan Before You Cast On

5. Waist Shaping

5. Waist Shaping

6. Armhole Shaping & Sleeve Options

6. Armhole Shaping & Sleeve Options

7. Neckline & Shoulder Shaping

7. Neckline & Shoulder Shaping

8. Sleeves

8. Sleeves

9. Estimated Yardage & Wrapping Up

9. Estimated Yardage & Wrapping Up

Recommended with this class

    • Knitting pattern to grade
    • Spreadsheet software such as Excel