Dem Bones

from Eileen Casey Creations

Dem Bones Pattern


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Pattern Details:

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Girls, Boys



Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Intarsia
  • Duplicate stitch

Pattern Description:

Now your kid can be Halloween appropriate while staying snug in this intarsia-fest spooky sweater. This sweater has drop shoulders and a crew neck for an oversized casual fit. The back is left plain, so it knits up pretty quickly too. This will be one skeleton you'll be glad to let out of the closet!


20 sts/26 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Children's sizes 2 Yrs [3 Yrs, 4 Yrs, 5 Yrs, 6 Yrs, 7 Yrs]
  • Chest: 25 [26, 27, 28, 29, 30] inches
  • Length: 15 [15.5, 16, 16.5, 17, 17.5] inches
  • Ease: Oversized - 4" to 6" of positive ease


  • [MC] Caron Simply Soft [100% acrylic; 315yds/288m per 6oz/170g skein]; colour: Black, 9727; 2 [2, 2, 2, 3, 3] skeins
  • [CC] Caron Simply Soft [100% acrylic; 315yds/288m per 6oz/170g skein]; colour: White, 9701; 1 [1, 1, 1, 1, 1] skein
  • 1 pair US 7 (4.5 mm) knitting needles
  • 1 US 7 (4.5 mm) 16" circular needle

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Caron Simply Soft

About Designer

About Designer

Eileen Casey on

Eileen Casey is a designer from Ireland now living in beautiful upstate NY - where thankfully there is plenty of sweater weather.

She has been knitting since she was 5, and couldn't imagine life without needles in hand. Past projects bring memories of life events back to her as vividly as certain scents do for others.

Right now she tries to fit knitting and designing around looking after ...

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