Knitting The Slanted Or Diagonal Inset Pocket

Pockets are a detail that can enhance the most simple hand knit garment. Pocket types include the patch, horizontal inset, vertical inset, and slanted inset pockets. Inset pockets are very common, and the slanted pocket style is popular in pants, the topic of this post. Firstly, if designing your own pocket, decide on the depth,…

Weekly Fave!

I picked up Knitscene Spring 2017 this week and they came up with some great “Working Women Power Knits”. The above are just a taste of women’s garments for work, classic yet fashion forward. This issue also contains some lovely shawls and informative articles.

Weekly Fave!

The latest issue of Vogue Knitting magazine, Winter 2016/17 is now in the newsstands. It’s a great issue, the main theme is my favorite, cable pattern stitches. This dress is my pick, but I would change a few details, no pockets and lengthen the hem to the knee. If you’re a lover of cable patterns, this issue…

Weekly Fave!

I began knitting samples for Malorie Urbanovitch this past summer, beginning with her Spring/Summer 2017 Collection. Malorie’s designs are simply structured, but she incorporates whimsical details that make her designs fashion forward, and certainly competitive amongst the well known designers like Michael Kors. Her collections have landed in Simons in the past year, a great accomplishment for this…