Summertime knitting, and no prior sweater knitting experience needed!
This sweater is a top-down raglan style, knit in a light summery yarn. Learning to knit (and fit) this style of sweater will set you up to knit all kinds of other patterns. I’ve sized this sweater from XS to 3X.
Sizes: XS (S, M, L, 1X, 2X, 3X) [Actual bust measurements 29” (32”, 36”, 40”, 44”, 48”, 52”).] The fit of this sweater includes 1 inch of ease at the bust.
Needles: Size 7 US 24” circular needles, size 7 US double-pointed needles, size 10.5 US needle (for loose bind-off)
Yarn: Knit Picks Comfy Sport in Honey Dew, 5 (5, 6, 6, 7, 8, 8 ) skeins
Additional Materials: 4 stitch markers, scrap yarn for reserving stitches, tapestry needle for weaving in ends
Gauge: 18 stitches and 23 rows over 4 inches (blocked)
This pattern is available in three different formats, each includes links to 7-part video tutorial: