Super Mario Sweater by Joanna Rankin

Super Mario Sweater

January 2010
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
US 1 - 2.25 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
231 yards (211 m)
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Size #1–#3 straight needles (whatever gets you the right gauge)

Yarn colors:
-4 skeins Pool (sky blue)
-2 skeins Masala (brick brown)
-2 skeins Cream (cloud white)
-1 skein Black (detail black)
-1 skein Grass (bush green)
-1 skein Serrano (Mario red)
-1 skein Orange (Question Block orange)
-1 skein Bison (Mario brown)
-1 skein Blossom Heather (brick highlight pink)

will also need to dye one skein of yarn to the correct green color with 1 bottle Jacquard Acid Dye in Kelly Green or Lime Kool-Aid (pipe green)

  • 6 × yarn bobbins
  • 2 × stitch holders
  • 24″ circular needle, in same size as straight needles used, or one size smaller (if tighter ribbing is desired)
  • tapestry needle
  • medium-small crochet hook (you’ll be doing lots of weaving in!)