you need to have a someone or a LYS (local yarn store that participates in
CustomFit) to take careful measurements. Fill in all the measurements at
once, instead of going back when I needed them for a pattern.
Some feel the patterns are too expensive, $12 for one and get one free now.
or sign up for the Maker option, which gives you additonal customization
options, such as the armhole and sleeve cap.
There are many designs to choose from. You knit a swatch in the yarn that
you want to use. Then you use measurements for your yarn, the gauge for the
selected pattern. Then you get a several page pattern, with a ton of
I was amazed at how my first sweater is turning out. I have completed the
back and it measures exactly to a sweater that fits me perfectly. She
gives blocking directions, too. She also has published two books. But I am
not sure that you need to buy them. All I know that CustomFit is going to
decrease my frustration with knitting. Hopefully, it will increase my
Remember measure yourself carefully and swatch carefully.
Hope it works for you. Let us know if you try it.
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