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Teddy Bear Sweater Knitting Pattern (Fits 9 or 10 inch bears or other stuffed animals)

Gail Mitchell

Teddy Bear Sweater Knitting Pattern

Size:
Fits 9" or 10" stuffed animals
Finished Measurements
Chest: 12"
Length: 3¼"
Ribbing Length: ½"
Armhole: 5"
Sleeve Length: 3"
Top Neck Opening: 4"
Front Neck Width: 3"
Front Neck Depth: 1"

Gauge:
20 sts and 26 rows =4" (10 cm) in St st with larger needles

Materials:
Worsted weight yarn
Size 6 US (4 mm) needles
Size 4 US (3.5 mm) needles

Instructions
Back
With smaller needles, CO 28 sts. Work in K1P1 ribbing for ½". Inc 4 sts evenly across last row to 32 sts total.
Change to larger needles and work in St st 2 rows. Mark this row at both ends for armhole.
Cont in St st for 2¾" more
BO 6 sts beg next 2 rows. Place remaining 20 sts on holder.

Front
Work same as Back to marking armhole.
Cont in St st for 1½" more.
Shape Neck
Work both sides at the same time. Work 8 sts. Slip the next 16 sts to a holder. With a second ball of yarn, work remaining 8 sts. Dec 1 st at neck edge every row 2 times, until 6 sts remain.
Work even until armhole measures same as Back. BO.

Sleeves
With smaller needles, CO 24 sts. Work in K1P1 ribbing for ½".
Change to larger needles and work in St st 5 rows.
Inc 1 st at each end of next row, then the following 7th row to 28 sts.
Work even until sleeve measures 2¾".
BO.

Finishing
Sew left shoulder seam. With RS facing and smaller needles, pick up 20 sts from back neck holder, 6 sts from left front neck edge, 16 sts from front neck holder, and 6 sts from right front neck edge-48 sts.
Work 2 rows in K1P1 ribbing. BO.
Sew right shoulder. Sew in sleeves. Seam sides and sleeves. Weave in ends on WS.

See Abbreviations and the Glossary for help.