All experienced and skilled knitters know that provided with just enough adequate knitting material and other necessary tools and accessories, pretty much any clothes could be knitted. Regardless of the fact that most laymen have cozy sweaters in mind when thinking of knitting, you can knit glamorous evening dress as well. Ok, unique and rather the original type of dress, but the point is that knitting can cover all kinds of styles: from cozy everyday dressing code, sports style, carefree cloth pieces to elegant and exotic models. Most modern fashion designers are aware of this. Thus there are always current fashion trends for each season when it comes to knitted models. If you are skilled and brave enough to try to knit it on your own, here’s a rundown of some popular knitted models and fashion styles for this autumn and winter.
Oversized sweaters and cardigans
These are probably favorite items for knitting to many knitters out there. Since oversized sweaters are designed to be clumsy and loose, knitters don’t have to be quite strict about measurements, edges, and shapes. This is an excellent terrain for experimenting with various patterns and stitches combinations, as well as with warm colors and types of yarn that are comfortable to lounge around.
Long. Scarves, coats, sleeves.
One of the specific traits of the upcoming seasons this year is few extra inches in everything. Long coats with long sleeves are an excellent choice due to their flexibility and versatility. You can wear them solo, combine with other pieces of cloths and they fit perfectly to both autumn and winter days. When it comes to knitting, the mere project requires significant time and commitment, but long coats are projected to enjoy. You got plenty of room to experiment with patterns, materials, and colors, to combine stitches to add various details or event to practice your knitting skills on this large terrain. The scarves are classic knitting project. The longer, the more free space to express creativity. Since every scarf can be marvelous detail or accessory, apply your best knitting tricks here.
The ponytail hats
Ponytail hats are a perfect matching of practical, creative and stylish. As a knitting project, they might require slightly advanced levels of knowledge and knitting skills, especially if you try to knit hats with back buttons or some details at a top. You will have to make an expert’s choice of materials and techniques to get attractive design and functionality at the same time, especially if you keep in mind that ponytail hats are meant to keep the head warm, but also to preserve the hairstyles.
Whole lot of texture
Whatever you decide to knit for this autumn and winter season, setting your focus onto texture is an absolute trend. The real challenge for knitters to test their skills and practice techniques. So, purchase all the tools and accessories you need, get a lot of yarn and unleash your creativity while applying cables, bobbles, purling, knit and purl combinations and all other stitching patterns you know how to do.