Ripple and Lace Oversized Knit Sweater Pattern
Knit Sweater Pattern
This knit sweater pattern features an oversized look with a pretty scallop lower hem on the bottom and the sleeve edge.
The sweater is knit with a medium weight acrylic yarn – yarn used in the photos is Red Heart Soft. The sweater uses 2 solid colors of yarn and one multi color or variegated yarn. The needle size is a US 9.
This knit sweater pattern is an intermediate level pattern. You will need to be familiar with knitting sweaters and know the basic knitting terms to completer this project. The stitches used in the pattern are knit, purl, knit 2 together, slip a stitch, pass slip stitch over, and increase by knitting into the front and back of a stitch.
There are 2 sizes for this sweater – a small to medium or a large to extra large. The sweater is designed to be loose fitting and oversized. The pattern is tested in the size small to medium with a finished size of 44 inches around the bust and 42 inches at the hips. The large-extra large is approximately 58 inches around at the bust and 56 inches at the hips. Both sizes are 25 inches long from the shoulder to the hem and the sleeves are 21 inches long – it is a 3/4 sleeve length.