Can I decrease the length of the sleeves from the bottom on a finished sweater?

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Cyclone sue wrote
on Aug 30, 2013 11:03 PM

I finished a sweater last year which looks great except the sleeves are too long.  Is is possible to unpick the side seam a bit, unravel some of the sleeve, and then re-knit the rib cuff in the opposite direction?

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salmonmac wrote
on Sep 9, 2013 3:35 AM

Yes, you can do this. I've done the very same thing. You can't just "ravel up" the sleeve from the cast on but you can cut and then reknit the cuff.

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