Robin Allen's excellent Paros Hat comes in two sizes, and in a worsted weight yarn, it's a fast knit. We modeled it on a woman in the magazine, but it would also be great as a men's knit hat pattern—the colors of the yarn used have an amazing impact on this pattern, as Laura discovered...
This weekend was the New York Sheep and Wool Festival, more colloquially known as Rhinebeck. The weather was... odd, but the people were fantastic, and the sheep were sheepy. I went with the goal of only buying yarn to make a gift for my mom, and ended up falling in love with the idea of an orange sweater...
Oct 22, 2014
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When it comes to men's sweater patterns, guys can be hard to please. They do seem to like classic, simple sweaters, with the occasional stripe or cable thrown in, though. I scoured Interweave's men's knitting patterns, and I think I've found four designs that the man in your life will...
I've gotten some emails recently asking for knitting patterns for men . There are quite a few male members of Knitting Daily , and I think they're feeling a little left out. So, ask and you shall receive! Here's a selection of wonderful knitting patterns for men, straight from the Knitting...
Nov 30, 2012
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The French Braid Pullover by Angela Hahn I've finished several hats for Christmas presents and now I'm itching to get back to sweater knitting. Whether knitting for women or knitting for men, there's one thing I know about my knitting personality: I love working cabled sweaters. I remember...
Our newest free eBook is all about men! Knitting for men is a popular topic here at Knitting Daily, and because we live to serve, we thought we'd gather our favorite men's sweater patterns and package them up into a lovely collection: Knitting Daily Presents: 7 FREE Knitting Patterns for Men...
Oct 7, 2009
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Once again, we foray into the wonderful world of knitting men, and knitting for men. Wednesday, we talked about key areas for a good fit in men's sweaters . Today, I'm going to talk about The Challenge Areas: muscular shoulders, fat rolls on the back, slender chests, long arms, the whole shebang...
Today, I was going to talk about measuring men , but after what Franklin said on Monday , I'm a little hesitant to just jump right in getting you gents to measure your biceps for me. I mean, we've barely met. But hey. It's what I do. And you manly folk deserve to have great-fitting sweaters...