View Full Version : Big Comfy (easy) Sweater Ideas
04-25-2007, 04:19 PM
I am wanting to start a sweater for myself. I want something that is big and comfy and super easy. I really like this one from Knitty, http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEfall02/PATTtopsecret.html but the bulkiness of the neck bugs me. I generally dont like anything on my neck.
Any suggestions? I wouldn't mind paying for a pattern if it is "THE ONE".
Jan in CA
04-25-2007, 04:52 PM
Knitting Pure and Simple (http://www.knittingpureandsimple.com/)has some wonderful, easy patterns! My first one was the women's #9724.
04-25-2007, 04:58 PM
Modifying this pattern would be pretty easy. After you finish the yoke, just purl an inch or so to make a rolled neckline, similar to what the bottom hem has.
04-25-2007, 09:13 PM
These were listed under Berroco as "Easy" and look pretty comfy to me.
My First Summer Tunic (http://www.berroco.com/exclusives/tunic/summer_tunic.html) (I almost renamed this one "Sarah", but decided against it :teehee: )
Hope that helps!
04-25-2007, 09:21 PM
Yeah, you wouldn't have to make the Topsecret neck so big, just stop when it's a normal neckline.
04-25-2007, 09:48 PM
Here's another bulky sweater on Knitty:
And there's a similar sweater on the Lion website that is a bit more fitted:
There is also a patterned stitch sweater there as well: