Teddy Bear Sweater
Dress Teddy up in this simple striped sweater.
Design by Michele Wilcox
Fits 7-inch knit animal
• Sport weight yarn (100% acrylic) 1/2 oz/25 yds light turquoise (A) and small amount lime green (B) • Size 3 (3.25mm) needles or size needed
to obtain gauge
11 sts = 2 inches/5cm in St st. To save time, take time to
This sweater is designed to fit Teddy Bear on page 70.
Front/Back Make 2 With A, cast on 24 sts. Row 1: *K2, p2; rep from * across. Rows 2–6: Rep Row 1. Row 7: Knit. Row 8: Purl. Rows 9–12: Rep [Rows 7 and 8] twice. Join B, do not cut A. Rows 13 and 14: With B, knit. Row 15: With A, knit. Row 16: Purl. Rows 17 and 18: With B, knit. Cut B. Row 19: With A, knit. Row 20: Purl. Rows 21–28: Rep [Rows 19 and 20]
4 times. Row 29: Bind off 4 sts, k1, p2, [k2, p2]
3 times, k4—20 sts. Row 30: Bind off 4 sts, k1, p2, [k2, p2]
3 times—16 sts. Rows 31–34: Work in k2, p2 rib
for collar. Bind off in ribbing. Sleeves With A, cast on 24 sts. Row 1: *K2, p2; rep from * across. Rows 2–6: Rep Row 1. Bind off in ribbing.
Sew neck ribbing and shoulder seams of back and front. Open sweater flat and sew sleeves in place. Sew underarm and side seams.