The Dolman Sleeve Sweater

The Dolman Sleeve Sweater
Dolman Sleeve garments float in and out of the fashion spotlight but are ever-present as an icon of elegance. Dolman is the Turkish word for “robe” and refers to a sleeve that is narrow at the wrist and widest at the point where the arm attaches to the sweater. Dolman-style garments are flattering on most bodies and can be easier projects for newer sweater knitters since it generally doesn’t have...

The Drop-Shoulder Sleeve Top

The Drop-Shoulder Sleeve Top
Sweater knitting is more popular than ever—and we’re just getting started!There are so many style, shape, and technique options in sweater knitting that we thought it might be nice—through a series of posts—to explore these in detail and help you navigate your way to a sweater you’ll love to knit and wear.In addition to our perspective, we’ll link to some of our favorite knitting experts and desig...

The Perfect Travel Project - Artichoke Market Bag

The Perfect Travel Project - Artichoke Market Bag
I’ve just come back from my first summer trip and can vouch for a great project-on-the-go: Artichoke by Pam Allen. In addition to being portable and easy to pick up and put down, this market tote is an item I know I’ll be using for the rest of the summer.  Artichoke is knit in the round and uses two colors. The yarn I selected for our kits is Sole, a sport-weight yarn from Pascuali Filati N...