Are top down sweaters easier knitting?

Can you knit a sweater in the round?

Sweaters knit in the round — whether top-down or bottom-up — have their detractors. … Seamless pullovers can also be worked from the bottom up. In this case you knit three tubes starting at the hem: the body plus two sleeves.

How do you improvise a sweater?

How to improvise a top-down sweater: Introduction

  1. Cast on.
  2. Rib for a couple of inches.
  3. Place markers designating increase points.
  4. Increase every other round until you’ve got the desired dimension.
  5. Transfer the gusset/sleeve stitches onto waste yarn.
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