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Sister Bear Neckdown Cardigan


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Now, the big sister can have the same adorable patterned yoke sweater as the baby! (Baby Bear Neckdown Cardigan sold separately) Better make two - it's sure to be a favorite! Guess what? This sweater is knitted from the neck down, meaning that there are minimal seams to sew. As a matter of fact, the only seam you have to sew is the sleeve seam! Yippeee! Psst... this sweater also has two sisters - the Baby Bear Cardigan for ummm.. babies, of course! And the Mama Bear Cardigan for ladies! (each sold separately)! Happy Days! GAUGE 5 sts = 1 inch in stockinette stitch SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Finished Chest size: 23"(26)"

Supplies Needed

  • Approx 400(540) yards of worsted weight yarn
  • Size 8 (or size needed to get gauge)
  • Tapestry needle for finishing, markers, buttons (3)

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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 construction and special little touches of whimsy! Each pattern is written in a pleasant, engaging and easy-to-understand manner - full of helpful tidbits and knitting humor! Marjan & Jaime believe that the pattern should be as enjoyable as the finished project! After all, you're going to be spending a lot of time with your pattern - shouldn't it be a pattern that you enjoy?