We are still in the winter months and it’s never too late to make some cozy knitted sweaters. Whether it’s for kids or the kids-at-heart, there’s definitely one style that will stand out for you!
We’ve gathered 26 knitted sweater patterns to choose from, ranging from the basic pullover to a more daring cropped sweater.
#1 Velvety Soft Knit Sweater
When you see velvety yarn, you probably think that the only thing you can knit with it is a blanket, but that’s not true! Patterns like this Velvety Soft Knit Sweater Pattern are fantastic for fuzzy, soft yarn. The best part about this pattern is just how easy it is; by following this simple top-down yoke sweater knitting pattern, you’ll learn quickly and painlessly how to knit your first ever garment. It also makes an excellent gift for a teen, since textured fabric is so in-fashion right now.
#2 Women’s Short Sleeve Sweater
Short sleeve sweaters… Stylish, handy and a great outfit complement. This mold has a truly amazing design and charming colors.
#3 Brendan Woods Sweater
The texture of this men’s sweater creates a unique look for a hand knitted item that a man will actually wear! This sweater is knit using the woven stitch in a gradient yarn that gives wide stripes that really add to the look. This is definitely not a sweater you will see on the rack!
#4 Nordic-Inspired Knit Sweater
Nothing beats a good fair isle sweater pattern. Free patterns like this Nordic-Inspired Knit Sweater are particularly rare due to their intricate nature. This gorgeous pullover is made of super bulky yarn with a lovely halo that adds an immediate air of coziness to any outfit. The lovely contrasting colors of orange and blue make the design really stand out, but this sweater would look just as lovely with any other color combination. For a wintry sweater design that any woman would love to wear, this is an excellent option.
#5 Men’s Slim Fit Sweater
This slim fit mens sweater pattern will be a great work for experienced knitters.
#6 Block Sweater
The chunky yarn of this oversize knitting pattern makes this such a cozy sweater. It is made up of simple squares in garter stitch, sewed together with bulky yarn.
#7 Henley Knit Sweater
When all you want is a classic and simple sweater to work up, this Henley Knit Sweater Pattern is perfect. The colorblocked moss stitch sleeves and v-neck collar against a stockinette sweater add just the perfect amount of detail to keep this pullover from being boring, but it won’t distract from the rest of your outfit, either.
#8 Men’s Nice and Neutral Knit Sweater
If you’re interested in knitting a sweater for a special guy in your life, the Men’s Nice and Neutral Knit Sweater can’t be beat. Knitted with worsted weight yarn in neutral brown and cream tones, this is one knit sweater he’ll want to wear again and again.
#9 Crop Top Sweater
I know you’ve seen a lot of cropped sweaters lately. Cropped sweaters are a win-win for knitters. They are stylish sweaters, always fashionable, and more importantly, easier to knit.
#10 Marina Spring Cotton Sweater
This is a simple pattern with thorough instructions. For this reason it is well suited for beginners or people who don’t feel confident starting with a sweater.