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Beginners Boatneck Jumper – Knitting Pattern


The perfect pattern for beginners, this Boatneck (or off the shoulder) jumper pattern is instantly downloadable so you can get knitting straight away!
Shown in: Size Medium in British Wool Shetland Grey Size Large in Granite & Mustard Size Medium in Granite & Mink Blush Size Small in Navy Size Small in Bright Pink & Candyfloss
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This knitting pattern is for a beginners boatneck jumper is simple to make and easy to wear (always a winner!) Its loose boxy fit can be worn with either a boatneck or an off the shoulder neckline depending on your style and you can work it all in the same colour or use a contrasting shade for the sleeves.

The pattern is very straightforward to follow, and perfect for beginners using a simple combination of knit & purl stitches with some basic shaping techniques.

Size when made

Small (UK size 6-10): 53cm wide
Medium (UK size 12-16): 64cm wide
Large (UK size 18-22): 72cm wide
X Large (UK size 24-28): 80cm wide

Length is up to you – we suggest 50cm long for cropped or 65cm long for hip length

About this knitting pattern
Gauge: 7.5 stitches x
10 rows = 10cm
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Knitting Kit – Beginners Boatneck Jumper


Our famous LAD knit kits come with everything you need to make this knitting pattern.

You'll need
If making in one colour: 4x Balls Super Chunky Yarn
If making with contrasting sleeves: 2 (2, 3, 3) x balls for body & 2 x balls for sleeves all Super Chunky Yarn
12mm knitting needles
Tapestry Needle
Tape Measure
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12mm Knitting Needles


Tapestry Needle


Super Chunky Yarn


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