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knitaholic
08-27-2005, 11:13 PM
Does anyone have a simple pattern for a sweater? I prefer one knitted in the round. I've only been knitting for about 4 months--so it's got to be very simple.

Thanks
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Ingrid
08-27-2005, 11:21 PM
http://www.knittingpatterncentral.com/directory.php

There are tons of free patterns here to go through. I'm pretty sure there's a variety of difficulty levels.

knitaholic
08-27-2005, 11:41 PM
Thanks Ingrid--I'll look through this and see if there's anything I'd like to try--I want a simple cardigan sweater--maybe I can find it here.

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Ingrid
08-27-2005, 11:49 PM
It's not going to be possible to knit a 'simple' cardigan in the round. When you knit a sweater in the round, it's all one piece, all the way around. To make a cardigan truly in the round, you need extra 'steek' stitches which you would cut later. Not a good project for a first sweater.

You can make a cardigan where the back and two sides are knit as one piece to avoid seaming and then split for the sleeves.

knitaholic
08-28-2005, 07:03 AM
I think for now, I'll "scratch" the idea of the sweater and knit something more simple--don't think I'm ready for that now. Thanks anyway.

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