Frequent question: How do you knit a seamless set in sleeves from the top down?

Slip your right-hand needle into the wrap from the back and lift it onto the left-hand needle, then purl them together as one. Then wrap & turn the next stitch. Continue working back on the right side at the top of the sleeve until two stitches past Marker Three, which is the wrapped stitch from the previous row.

How do you set a seamlessly sleeve in knitting?

Simultaneous set-in sleeves use a visual trick to work. You knit the sweater body from the bottom up, to the base of the armhole. Then you put the body aside and make both sleeves, again stopping at the base of the armhole. Then you join all these pieces in what the pattern calls a yoke.

How do you knit seamless?

  1. Place your knitted pieces side-by-side with the right side facing up.
  2. Insert the sewing needle under the first horizontal bar on one of your pieces.
  3. Pull the yarn through.
  4. Insert the needle under the horizontal bar on the other piece.
  5. Pull the yarn through.
  6. Repeat steps 2 to 5 until your seam is complete.

How do you finish the armpit hole in knitting?

Use the darning needle to stitch up the hole. Then weave the yarn across to the other side and do the same to close up the last hole. Voila! A nice neat underarm seam has been completed!

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What is a set in sleeve?

A ‘Set-In’ sleeve has a seam at the shoulder which continues around the complete construction of the arm. … This style of sleeve gives a professional, formal and potentially more natural shape with a tailored look, suitable for formal events and more formal workwear uniform such as shirts or blouses.

How can garments be knit without seams?

You construct bottom-up seamless garments in the same way as their made-in-pieces sisters, but you knit the front and back simultaneously in a single piece to the armholes, work the sleeves in rounds from the cuffs to the underarms, then join the pieces and work the yoke in a single piece to the neck.

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