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Papillon Pattern


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Knitting: Papillon
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, Purl, Increase, Decrease, Cable

Pattern Description:

Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over it became a butterfly.

Isn't that a beautiful thought? Full of hope and purpose. Just like you. Did you know that "papillon" means butterfly in French?

The bottom of this charming raglan sweater is knit in a beautiful Papillon "butterfly" stitch. The yoke is knit in a pretty cable and lace pattern. And don't you just love the over-sized collar and charming seed stitch details?
Oh yes, and there's one more thing that you will love.
No seams to sew!


5 sts = 1 inch in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished Size: 36(38,40,44,46,48,50)"


  • Approx 1440(1560,1710,1970,2100,2190,2280) of worsted weight yarn
  • Size 8

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle for finishing, marker, buttons

About Designer

About Designer

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Live.Knit.Love patterns are the sole designs of Marjan & Jaime Marsman, a mother & daughter knitting team.

As knitters and as former shop owners, they know how invaluable it is to have patterns that are reliable, understandable, well-written and inspiring - so they decided to create their own!

They love to make even the simplest of designs fun and enchanting through clever designs, unique ...

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