How do you measure knitting?

When measuring knitting do you measure the stitches on the needle?

93333 = 16.8 inches. That’s the length you should measure on your needles so that after washing the piece turns out to be the right size. It’s amazing how a tiny little half-a-row can add up to over an inch of difference in the finished item.

What does actual measurement mean in knitting?

This measurement consists of the suggested range of sizes or age for the pattern featured and the actual finished measurement of the design(s). Deciding which size to make can often create a dilemma.

How do you measure a yoke in knitting?


Measure diagonally from neck to underarm — running your measuring tape from wherever the top of your raglan seam will hit you down to your underarm — and take that lower measurement from about an inch or two below your actual underarm.

Where do you measure bust on a sweater?

The bust is probably the measurement that is asked for the most with tops. You take the measurement across the chest of the garment, from side seam to sides seam. It goes across the garment directly under the armpits, where the side seam meets the sleeve.

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