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New Zealand

I am a knitter, and have been knitting obsessively for the past 6 years, although I learnt to knit as a small child. Pattern design is my new passion, I love the freedom to design patterns that I ...

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Alec XL

from Sezza Knits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Alec XL
Alec XL
Alec XL
Alec XL

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit in the round

Pattern Description:

Alec XL is an adult version of Alec.

An easy to wear sweater with a buttoned placket and optional collar. Without the collar the sweater has a Henley neckline, easy and casual to wear. Wear it with a collared shirt, or even a hoody underneath.

Designed for men, this is also a great unisex pullover.

See sizing chart photo for all sizing information. All sizes given are FINISHED sizes.

Grey Sample shown is Size Large - worn on a 39.5" chest (approx 4.5" of ease)

German Short rows are used in the back of the collar, these help the collar to sit upright and neat.

Pattern has been Test knit and Tech-Edited.


20 sts and 24 rows in stocking stitch


  • US 4 circular needle
  • US 5 Circular needle
  • US 6 Circular needle
  • cable needle or DPN
  • 6 stitch markers

Suggested yarn:

1500 yards of Worsted weight

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