Basted knitting: Or, how (and why) to seam a seamless sweater

Basted knitting: Or, how (and why) to seam a seamless sweater

Basted knitting: Or, how (and why) to seam a seamless sweater

Basted knitting: Or, how (and why) to seam a seamless sweater

I confess I had a moment when I pulled this off the blocking board* where I was like “ugh, WHY did I create so much finishing for myself on a would-be seamless sweater?! JUST WANT TO BE DONE.” But as I spend the time seaming it all up, every stitch reminds me why. Putting on the garment before and after stitching up the basting stitches in the raglans? Totally different experience. Settling in and savoring the mattress stitch along the sleeves and knowing the sweater will both feel better on…

I confess I had a moment when I pulled this off the blocking board* where I was like “ugh, WHY did I create so much finishing for myself on a would-be seamless sweater?! JUST WANT TO BE DONE.” But as I spend the time seaming it all up, every stitch reminds me why. Putting on the garment before and after stitching up the basting stitches in the raglans? Totally different experience. Settling in and savoring the mattress stitch along the sleeves and knowing the sweater will both feel better on…

Basted knitting: Or, how (and why) to seam a seamless sweater

Basted knitting: Or, how (and why) to seam a seamless sweater

Veldig fin avfelling for raglan

Veldig fin avfelling for raglan

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