One trend that seems to keep coming back year after year is the oversized sweater. This year the emerging trend is for HUGE sweaters as seen from Pringle of Scotland, Ryan Roche, Edun, Spencer Vladimir, Sacai, Barbara Bui, Chloe, Victoria Victoria Beckham, M Missoni and more. As these may be a little out of most peoples price range, why not make your own?! After all, you have the skills, now all you need is the right knitting pattern.
Oversized sweater knitting patterns
Find the perfect oversized sweater knitting pattern and get started, it will see you through Netflix marathons throughout fall and keep you cosy once finished. I have a roundup of 8 free oversized sweater knitting patterns below, that I hope you will enjoy >>
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1. Oversized Sweater Knitting Pattern
A great sweater pattern for beginners, this knitting pattern doesn't require any special knitting skills. If you are looking for something on the next level up from knitting a scarf or cowl, this sweater is just the thing for fall! Beginners can follow the pattern and create a beautiful piece of clothing. Choose your yarn (I would love to see this in a deep maroon colour!) and get going with this marvellous free knitting pattern from the Eat Me Blog.
2. Easy Knit Blanket Sweater Pattern
Make a super cosy cocoon style sweater/cardigan and wrap yourself up in the crisp air. This heavy blanket sweater is knit in stockinette stitch, to look loose and drapey. It is oversized for maximum comfort. This free knitting pattern from Mama In A Stitch is a great pattern for beginners.
3. Norwegian Skappel Sweater Knitting Pattern
This oversized sweater is very easy to make, which makes it perfect for beginners. Take a look at this free sweater knitting pattern from The Fuzzy Corner.
4. Oversize Pullover Knitting Pattern
This oversized sweater looks like it would look amazing over leggings, paired with boots for a fall walk with your furry kid. Take a look at the free pattern from Willow Yarns and make one of your own this fall. It is intermediate level and can be made in the following sizes; Extra Small (Small, Medium, Large, 1X).
5. Turtleneck Oversize Sweater Knitting Pattern
I just love this oversized turtleneck sweater from Drops Design. Knit on circular needles (80 cm) size 3 and 7 mm - or size needed to get 12 sts x 14 rows in double moss st on needle size 7 mm = 10 x 10 cm. Make your own this fall and hide inside of it on those cold days.
6. Wonderwool Oversize Sweater Knitting Pattern
This free supersized sweater pattern designed by Wool and the Gang, from a collaboration with Good Housekeeping, is a real stand-out piece. Chunky and oversized, make it with their own Crazy Sexy Wool and US 17 + US 50 needles.
7. Top-Down Pullover Knitting Pattern
An easy to knit top-down pullover with a turtleneck, rib details and allover texture will be a good classic piece to wear for fall. Knit in a large size to make sure you get a sloppy fit! Take a look at the free knitting pattern from Knitty.
8. Super Chunky Oversize Sweater Knitting Pattern
This sweater is really quick to knit and has been said that it takes about three movies to make. The sweater is knitted from the bottom and up on circular needles. Take a look at the free chunky sweater knitting pattern from Hemslojd.
I hope you have enjoyed this post and found a sweater pattern you really want to make. Let me know what you think in the comments below.
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