Can you have sweaters tailored?
It is not hard to tailor your own sweaters, taking them in at the side to fit more closely at the waist. I tried it for the first time this weekend, and it is as easy as altering a shirt. There is an extra stage of sewing and for a permanent change you should really use a sewing machine.
Can a cable knit sweater be altered?
I was so surprised to hear that my cable-knits could be altered. “You can slim down the sleeves and side seams for a better fit,” Rosbottom suggested.