Susan Guagliumi

Craft Lover + Author + Gardener


Knitting Saddle Style: Twelve Sweaters One Way

“Saddle style” may conjure up images of horses and cowboys, but the term actually refers to a specific way of constructing the shoulders of a sweater. Saddle shoulder sweaters are a classic silhouette for men, women, and children, offering exceptional styling and fit.

“Very good, very explanatory with lots of ideas for bringing your own styles to the fore. I have been knitting for 40 years and this has brought in a new dimension.” Knitty (
“I love this book! I just bought the yarn to make a sweater for myself and another one for my son. Very easy to follow and the saddle style particularly fits those people with wide shoulders without the feeling of being bound tightly.” T (

Knitting Saddle Style

  • About: Full color, 96 pages, ebook. With every design sized from XS to XXL, this book features a dozen hand-knit patterns based on a classic sweater shape. A special section at the back includes tips for machine knitters for adapting all twelve sweater patterns to the machine.
  • Buy the Book: Amazon
  • Publisher: Creative Publishing International
  • ISBN: 1-58923-338-7
  • Erratum: PDF