Simple Techniques for a Super Fit (DVD)


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

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What You Get

  • DVD with 6 video lessons
  • Full-color, printed reference materials booklet, including a customizable cardigan/pullover pattern
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Includes closed captioning


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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
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
3. Great Sweaters Come From Good Gauge
4. Sizing for a Flattering Fit
5. Wrangling Gauge: Troubleshooting & More
6. Modifications for a Custom Fit

Included Patterns

Drop-Shoulder Cardi/Pullover

Drop-Shoulder Cardi/Pullover

Drop-Shoulder Cardi/Pullover

Drop-Shoulder Cardi/Pullover

Recommended with this product

  • 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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