Meadow: The Fall Sweater
This is the knitting pattern PDF (not the finished garment) for a childs raglan sweater worked in chunky yarn.
This kids sweater knitting pattern is worked from the top – neckline – on a set of 5 double pointed needles (or use circular needles). Because this is a top down sweater the length of the body and the sleeves can be adjusted to fit .
Team this kids sweater with the skirt pattern.
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Features for your Sensory Child
- There are no seams – so no scratchy itchy seams or labels.
- It can be worked in any fibre (e.g. cotton/bamboo/acrylic) to suit your child’s needs.
- The Sweater can be worn either way round.
- This childs raglan sweater can be adjusted to fit.
For more details click on the ‘Details’ and ‘Tech Specs’ tabs.
Age 3-4 (5-6, 7-8, 9-10 )years
65.5/25¾ 71.5/28 80/31½ 85.5/33½ cm/in
Back length from shoulder
38/15 41/16 44/17¼ 47/18½ cm/in
25/9¾ 27.5/10¾ 30/11¾ 34.5/13½ cm/in
Note: because this sweater is worked top down the lengths of the sleeves and the body can be adjusted.
2(3,3,4) x 100g balls of Stylecraft Special Chunky shade 1709 Gold (144 metres (157 yards) metres per ball.
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1 set of 5 x 6 mm (US 10) double pointed needles.
1 set of 5 x 5 mm (US 8) double pointed needles.
Optional Circular needle no 6 mm (US 10) needle length 60 cm
(bamboo needles recommended for the dpns)
Stitch markers and coloured thread to mark stitches.
To Substitute: use any standard Chunky weight yarn with a given tension of 14 sts and 20 rows to 10 cm square on 6 mm (US 10) needles – this info is on the ball band label for details.
You will receive 1 PDF Pattern file which can be printed on A4 or US Letter Size format.
If you are buying a crochet pattern you will receive 2 files – one in UK terminology and one in US terminology.
You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to open the pattern files.