Easy to Knit Lacy Sweater by Marilyn Saitz Cohen

Easy to Knit Lacy Sweater

Muench Lamour
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Eyelet rib stitch (over a multiple of 6 + 2) Row 1: *P2, k2 tog, yo, k2. Repeat from *, end p2. Row 2: K2, *p2 tog, yo, p2, k2. Repeat from *.
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1392 - 1566 yards (1273 - 1432 m)
Small (medium, large)
This pattern is available for free.

Make this classic boatneck sweater and matching scarf and keep warm in style.

Finished measurements

  • 41 (45,49) inches (104,114,124.5 cm)


  • Approx. 1392 (1479, 1566) yards (1273, 1352.5, 1432 m) of 50% extra-fine wool/33% angora/17% nylon yarn, worsted weight
  • Knitting needles in size 8 U. S. (5 mm)
  • Tapestry needle for sewing seams

Design tip: You can wear the sleeves of this sweater cuffed or uncuffed. The eyelet rib stitch looks as good on the wrong side as on the right side. When you’re sewing the sleeve seams, be sure not to leave any knots at the cuff area that might show when the cuff is turned up.