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Download Pattern Here Irish Knit Sweater Pattern

Revised pdf 6/12/16

Corrections:

Round 7: K2, P4, Sl 3 sts to cn hold in front of work, K3, K3 from cn, P4, K2, K18
Row 19: K2, P4, Sl 3 sts to cn hold in front of work, K3, K3 from cn, p4, K2

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This week’s sweater is an Irish Knit pullover. It features a simple cable design and a contrasting scarf.

The sweater is knit all in one piece with no seaming. It is made using only 3 double pointed needles. . You knit in the round as you would with 4 or 5 needles but it is so much less awkward on such a tiny garment.

Sweater is approx. 3″ tall

 

 

 

 

Materials:

  • Size 2 Double pointed needles (set of 3)
  • Sport Weight, dk, lace or DMC #5 pearl cotton weight yarn. 30 yards for main color. 10 yards for scarf.  Yarn used in sample is sport weight wool.
  • miniature doll coat hanger or Large paper clip to make your own coat hanger.
  • large darning needle
  • Cable needle

Abbreviations:

st= stitch

inc.= increase. Increases are made by knitting in front and back of stitch.

dec. = decrease

ssk = Slip, slip, Knit

st st = Stockinette Stitch

cn = cable needle


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Here is a video I found on You tube to make your own coat hangers out of large paper clips: