The Jellybean Sweater pattern is a fun, oversized and chunky knit. The pattern can be worked up in about a week and is written for advanced beginner/advanced level knitter. The sweater is knit up in 4 panels and is made up of one front panel, one back panel and two sleeves. All seamed together and then completed with a neckline that is knit along the edge of the sweater collar. Knitting charts are provided for the intarsia pattern. The pattern includes sizes S to XL and fits sizes UK8 to 22. The sample is knit in size S.
The techniques you will need to know are knit, purl, 1x1 rib, cast on, cast off, k2tog, p2tog and ssk1. However, if you are a relative beginner looking for a challenge, photos are included
throughout and video links are included at the very end of the pattern.
This pattern is perfect to use up your scraps! Wool and the Gang Crazy Sexy Wool
200g / 80m per ball
2 Pink Lemonade
1 Bubblegum Blue (S+ sizes req. 2 balls)
2 Lilac Powder
1 Ivory White (S+ sizes req. 2 balls)
1 Cameo Rose (S+ sizes req. 2 balls)
12mm (US17) knitting needles by PRYM
10mm (US15) circular knitting needles by PONY (length 80cm) Knitters safety pins
Approx. 5mm crochet hook or tapestry needle
Approx 8 sts and 10-11 rows to 10cm (4’’) using a stocking/knit stitch with 12mm needles.
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