Easy Cable Sweater by Knitting with Chopsticks

Easy Cable Sweater

Knitting
August 2020
Aran (8 wpi) ?
16.5 stitches and 23 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1586 - 2898 yards (1450 - 2650 m)
XS to 5XL
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Watch out! Your wardrobe just got a new favorite sweater: the easy cable sweater pattern! It might look intricate but it much easier than it looks. There is barely any shaping to allow you to focus on the cable pattern which is made with basic cables only.

A great classic cable sweater, comfy and warm. Perfect for fall and winter.

/PATTERN DETAILS
• Sizes XS to 5XL
• Intermediate (but only because of the cables)
• Simple construction
• Illustrated step-by-step photos

/MATERIALS
• 5 mm/ US 8 knitting needles.
• Worsted weight Zeeman Royal yarn (100% acrylic, 241m /264yd, 100g) in
Mustard colorway: 6 to 11 skeins depending on size
• Tapestry needle to weave in the ends
• Optional: stitch markers

/MEASUREMENTS
• XS: 90 cm / 35.5” bust, 62 cm / 24.5” long, upper arm circumference 31.5 cm / 12.25”
• S: 100 cm / 39.25” bust, 62 cm / 24.5” long, upper arm circumference 33 cm / 13”
• M: 110 cm / 43.25” bust, 62 cm / 24.5” long, upper arm circumference 34 cm / 13.25”
• L: 120 cm / 47.25” bust, 62 cm / 24.5” long, upper arm circumference 36.5 cm / 14.25”
• XL: 130 cm / 51.25” bust, 67.5 cm / 28” long, upper arm circumference 38 cm / 15”
• 2XL: 140 cm / 55” bust, 67.5 cm / 28” long, upper arm circumference 41 cm / 16”
• 3XL: 150 cm / 59” bust, 67.5 cm / 28” long, upper arm circumference 46 cm / 18”
• 4XL: 160 cm / 63” bust, 67.5 cm / 28” long, upper arm circumference 50 cm / 19.75”
• 5XL: 170 cm / 67” bust, 67.5 cm / 28” long, upper arm circumference 53.5 cm / 21”
The sweater is designed with a loose fit 10 – 15 cm / 4” – 6” ease at the bust