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Old 04-25-2007, 04:19 PM   #1
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Big Comfy (easy) Sweater Ideas

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, 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".

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Old 04-25-2007, 04:52 PM   #2
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Knitting Pure and Simple has some wonderful, easy patterns! My first one was the women's #9724.

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Old 04-25-2007, 04:58 PM   #3
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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.

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Old 04-25-2007, 09:13 PM   #4
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These were listed under Berroco as "Easy" and look pretty comfy to me.
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Old 04-25-2007, 09:21 PM   #5
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Yeah, you wouldn't have to make the Topsecret neck so big, just stop when it's a normal neckline.

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Old 04-25-2007, 09:48 PM   #6
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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:
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