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Three Sisters Sweater

from Kay Hopkins Designs (Ravelry.com)
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Three Sisters Sweater
Three Sisters Sweater
Three Sisters Sweater
Three Sisters Sweater
Three Sisters Sweater
Three Sisters Sweater

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl,

Pattern Description:

Three Sisters is a fun and quick pattern that is worked top down in a completely seamless manner! Playful, lacy ribbing at the neck, cuffs and hem and (optional) matching lace inserts add a romantic and figure-flattering twist to your favorite sweater.

Teamed with 3/4 length sleeves and a hip skimming length, this sweater is versatile enough to be made for any season. The slight waist shaping and bit of flare at the hips enhances any figure type. It is casual enough for your favorite jeans and dressy enough for slacks or a skirt. The model seen in photos is a medium size wearing a small size sweater, resulting in zero positive ease.

This sweater design pays tribute to The Three Sisters, a trio of mountain peaks in Central Oregon. The Sisters were named Faith, Hope, and Charity by early settlers, but these names have not prevailed, and instead they are known as North Sister, Middle Sister, and South Sister.


19 sts/25 rows = 4"/10cm in stockinette stitch

Estimated Yarn usage from 700-1200 yds for XS-XXXL sizes.

DK weight is very good too!

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 32, 36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56"
  • / 81.5[91.5, 101.5, 112, 132, 142]cm


  • US 6 (4mm) 16"/40cm and 29-32"/70-80cm circular needle
  • set of dpns or use preferred method of circular knitting for sleeves

You Will Also Need:

  • 2 stitch holders or waste yarn, 13 stitch markers, yarn needle for weaving in ends

Suggested yarn:

800 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knitted Wit Cashy Wool