Sunday Picnic Dog Sweater by My Savannah Cottage

Sunday Picnic Dog Sweater

April 2012
Sport (12 wpi) ?
6 stitches = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
274 - 411 yards (251 - 376 m)
9.5-10, 12-13, 15-16 or 19-20" chest
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Oh, what a fine Sunday you and your best friend will have at the puppy dogs’ picnic! Spread a checkered cloth and share some yummy treats in the sunshine, in this pretty checked sweater knit in two colors of sport weight yarn. Worked partly in the round from the neck down, with
steeked leg openings.

This knitting pattern, suitable for the intermediate to experienced knitter with color work skills, uses two shades of sport-weight yarn, size US 3 16” circular needles plus size 2 DPNs, and comes in four sizes, with finished chest measurements of 9.5-10, 12-13, 15-16 or 19-20”.

(The sweater in these photos is shown on a dog with 15” chest.)

The pattern includes a chart for the color work pattern and FULL INSTRUCTIONS for steeking the leg openings.