Fitted Garments: Horizontal and Vertical Darts
Skill Level: Advanced
Instructor: Christina Hanger
When you put your time and effort into a hand knit garment, you want it to fit perfectly. Using horizontal and vertical darts will improve how your garments fit and give you more control of your knitting. In this advanced class, you will learn how to make horizontal and vertical darts for bust, tummy, and waist shaping, as well as how to make those calculations for your specific measurements, where to place them and when to use which type of dart. This is an advanced class.
You should know how to do left- and right-slanting decreases and increases along with short rows. The class material will assume you are proficient in these techniques.