Abernathy Sweater

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Abernathy Sweater Pattern


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Knitting: Abernathy Sweater
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cables, increases, decreases
  • short rows

Pattern Description:

The Abernathy Sweater is a top down unisex sweater done in a versitle dk weight. The shawl collar and cabled front add detail making it a special sweater, but not too fussy that it can't be worn everyday. The outer cables have two options: to twist inward towards the cable or to twist away from the center cable. Abernathy is a fun, engaging knit and perfect for your little one.


22 sts and 30 rows = 4 inches in stockinette

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished Measurements chest: 20.75 [21.75, 23, 25.5, 27.25, 28.25] inches length: 12.25 [13.5, 14.25, 15.25, 16.5, 18] inches


  • Plucky Knitter Merino Lite [100% Merino; 230 yards], Color: Elmer T 2 [3,3,3,3,3] skeins or 198 [207, 220, 243, 260, 270] grams
  • Needles 1- US6/4mm circular needle 16 inch for 12 and 18 months sizes, 24 inch for all other sizes 1 set of US6/4mm double pointed needles or needle size to obtain gauge.

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers scrap yarn 1-2 toggle buttons (approx 1 inch)

About Designer

About Designer

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I love knitting. Through my love(some would say obsession), I have discovered the world of knitting design. I have always been drawn to different aspects of design, whether it be graphic design, home design, or fashion design. I am an artist at heart and I find myself most satisfied in the realm of knitting.

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