Tree of Life Sweater by Lion Brand Yarn

Tree of Life Sweater

Knitting
August 2005
Aran (8 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in basketweave pattern using 2 strands of yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
2364 - 2758 yards (2162 - 2522 m)
Finished chest measurements 48 (54, 57) inches
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This pattern is available for free.

Lion Brand Pattern #: 749
kwe-treeOfLifeSweater.pdf

SKILL LEVEL: Experienced

SIZE: Small, Medium, Large
Finished chest measurements 48 (54, 57) inches

Wool-Ease® (Article #620) 12 (13, 14) balls
Shown in Mushroom

Knitting Needles - Size 6 (4.00 mm)
Knitting Needles - Size 8 (5 mm)
Cable needles
Split Ring Stitch Markers
Eight 1” (25 mm) buttons

Pieces: Left Front, Right Front, Back, Sleeves (2)
Collar is picked up and knit (5 inches K1P1 rib).

Sweater is worked with 2 strands of yarn held together.

Fronts are knitted before Back since tree chart on front may affect gauge.

Patterns:
Twin Trees (written and charted, 58 rows)
Basketweave Pattern

Ed. note: Pattern can be adapted for men or women (reverse buttons/buttonholes). Use actual measurements to determine size.

’Twin Trees’ motif also available in knit and crochet Tree of Life afghan patterns.