pdf Digital Download


Women, Plus-sized
Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

My mum taught me to knit when I was just four years old and I have been addicted ever since.

I now work (if you can call it work!) as a pattern writer and technical editor, both for companies here ...

Read More » View all patterns by designer (185) »
Photo of Essentially Knitting

Plus size cable and rib jacket-Connie P

from Essentially Knitting
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Plus size cable and rib jacket-Connie P
Plus size cable and rib jacket-Connie P
Plus size cable and rib jacket-Connie P
Plus size cable and rib jacket-Connie P
Plus size cable and rib jacket-Connie P

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Work cables.
  • Work in rib.
  • Increase and decrease.

Pattern Description:

This ladies, plus sizes, Jacket has set in sleeves, side shaping and a collar. The body is worked in a four row cable pattern and the bodice is rib.

The cable and rib pattern in this Jacket matches my cable and rib Beanie, the pattern for which can also be bought on Craftsy, and the Beanie covers sizes 2 years to Lady.

This pattern is also available in smaller sizes to fit bust 80-110cm [311/2-431/4 inches] and has been photographed in the smaller size.

The pattern includes both centimetres and inches.

Pattern rating: Intermediate.

Please note that this pattern is protected by copyright and you do not have permission to copy or resell this pattern. You may, however, sell the knitted product.


29 sts and 29 rows to 10cm [4 ins] over cable patt, using 4.00mm needles.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Pattern sizes: 2XL (3XL-4XL-5XL).
  • To fit bust: 120 (130-140-150) cm [471/4 (511/4-55-59) inches].
  • Garment measures at bust: 132 (138-151-157) cm [52 (541/2-591/2-62) inches].
  • Length: 60 (61-62-63) cm [231/2 (24-241/2-25) inches].


  • Yarn required: 24 (25-27-28) balls Cleckheaton County 8ply, 50g balls@96m.
  • Needles required: A pair of 4.00mm (UK 8, US 6) knitting needles.
  • Wool needle for sewing up.

You Will Also Need:

  • Cable needle, 3 safety pins, 3 buttons.

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cleckheaton Country 8ply