Top-Down Knitted Carboy Sweater

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Top-Down Knitted Carboy Sweater Pattern


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Knitting: Top-Down Knitted Carboy Sweater
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit in the round

Pattern Description:

Who says that sweaters are only for people? Protect your fermenting beverage from light and temperature fluctuations in style! This fitted carboy sweater stretches to fit 5-gallon, 6-gallon, and 6.5-gallon carboys.

This pattern includes directions for a solid sweater and a striped sweater.


20 stitches = 4 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 32- to 34-inch circumference
  • 21-inches long


  • 1 set of US #5/3.75mm double-pointed needles, or two #5/3.75mm circular needles (any length)
  • 24-inch US #5/3.755mm circular needle

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch marker
  • Row counter
  • Tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

530 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Lion Brand Wool-Ease

About Designer

About Designer

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by wildtomato
Berkeley, CA
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When not designing cat hats, I like to design stuff for me and ferment things.

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