How do you knit a cardigan side pocket?

How do you make a side pocket?

Instructions

  1. Cut Out Two Pocket Pieces. Fold your pocket fabric in half and cut to make two pocket pieces, using your template as a guide. …
  2. Mark Your Pocket Placement. …
  3. Pin Your Pockets. …
  4. Start Stitching. …
  5. Turn Out Your Pockets. …
  6. Pin and Sew the Side Seams. …
  7. Press and Flip.

How do you put a pocket in a cardigan?

If you’ve knit a sweater or cardigan and want to add pockets after the fact, you have a couple options. One nice, clean method is to mark the pocket locations with pins or locking stitch markers, pick up and work patch pockets in rows, and then bind off and sew the edges down.

How do you put a pocket on a sweater?

Separate your fabrics and place each liner piece under a knit piece with right sides facing. Stitch them together leaving a small section open for turning right side out. Flip right side out, tuck in the raw edged section and top stitch all the way around your pockets. Hooray!

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