my inner viking sweater Pattern


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my inner viking sweater Pattern

Pattern Details









Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round
  • increase
  • decrease
  • color work

Pattern Description:

My Inner Viking is a close-fitting yoke sweater worked top down with simple, but catching color work and two sleeve options. I have combined a traditional Nordic motif with modern shape to give it a slight edge.

The waist and hip shaping is done in the back rather than the sides.

The sweater is available in 4 standard sizes XSmall(Small, Medium, Large)

Bust 30"(33", 36", 39")
Waist 24"(26", 29", 32")
Hips 32"(35", 38", 41")

950(1000, 1100, 1200)yards of MC
40(50, 60, 70) yards of CC


24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches


  • 3.5mm/ US #4 circular needles (16" and 24" long)

You Will Also Need:

  • 6 markers

Suggested yarn:

1200 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Colour Adventures Dia Sport

About Designer

About Designer

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by SweaterFreak
Vancouver, BC
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I love simple minimalist clothes where the main emphasis is on shaping. Less is more :)

Hope you enjoy my designs!

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