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Old 04-24-2011, 05:39 PM   #1
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Patterns for er...... larger ladies
Please could anyone help me to find nice patterns for larger ladies. I am an 18/20 sized lady. Ok... more of a 20 than an 18 if I am honest. I just want a really nice cardigan pattern to knit for me, or a short sleeved jumper that can be worn over the top of a polo-necked jumper. Yes, I know it is really warm out, but I am a REALLY slow knitter so it might not be done by Winter, and I am not going to say which Winter either!!!
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Old 04-24-2011, 07:21 PM   #2
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Check out this blog
http://knittingplus.blogspot.com/

And this recent send out from Knitting Daily
http://www.knittingdaily.com/blogs/d...lus-sizes.aspx

And these patterns
http://www.straw.com/cpy/free_woman_sizepatterns.html
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Old 04-24-2011, 07:57 PM   #3
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Here's another site that might help.
http://www.ample-knitters.com/

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Old 04-24-2011, 08:50 PM   #4
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This is a sweater wheel knitting pattern generator. The sizes range from 6 months babies, to children, teens, women's, men's, and larger sized ladies up to a size 48. You input your data and it gives you a pattern. It has a drop down, set in sleeve, and top down raglan pullover option for you to choose.
http://www.knittingfool.com/pages/sw...heel.guest.cfm
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Old 04-25-2011, 12:22 AM   #5
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There's another pattern generator for a yoked sweater (non raglan) at knitting fiend, and one at woolworks for a raglan.
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Old 04-27-2011, 10:48 AM   #6
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I, too, am a solid size 20. I made the Lady Feb Sweater and am very pleased how it turned out.
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