What are the patterns on sweaters called?

What are the patterns on sweaters called?

Cable sweater Honeycomb pattern, Saxon braids, lattice and knots are the most popularly used cable knit patterns.

What is a top-down sweater pattern?

in Knitting Tips, Techniques. My favorite sweater construction is top-down – this means you literally start knitting at the top, i.e, the neck. You work your way from the neck down to the underarms, working increases along the way to grow the sweater out.

What are the different types of sweater design?

10 Different Types of Sweaters

  • How Many Different Types of Sweaters are There? There are four key sweater categories: cardigans, pullovers, tunics, and turtlenecks.
  • Cardigan Sweaters.
  • Pullover Sweaters.
  • Crewneck Sweater.
  • V-Neck Sweater.
  • Tunic Sweaters.
  • Turtleneck Sweaters.
  • Mock Turtleneck Sweater.

What is the wrist part of a sweater called?

A cuff is a layer of fabric at the lower edge of the sleeve of a garment (shirt, coat, jacket, etc.) at the wrist, or at the ankle end of a trouser leg.

What is a yoked sweater?

A yoke sweater is a circular sweater that is typically knit from the top-down (but can also be knit from the bottom up) and are often featured with a geometrical pattern around the neck. Karen Templer’s article on round-yoke sweaters is also worth a read for further discussion on their construction.

How do you measure a yoke for a sweater?

YOKE DEPTH Measure diagonally from neck to underarm — running your measuring tape from wherever the top of your raglan seam will hit you down to your underarm — and take that lower measurement from about an inch or two below your actual underarm.

What is a yoke sweater?

What is a saddle shoulder sweater?

A saddle shoulder is technically a variation of a raglan sleeve, where the shoulder portion forms a straight band knit in the same piece with the sleeve. The garment is constructed so that the “seam” at the shoulder lies parallel to the shoulder at the front and back instead of at an angle as in the raglan style.