Adult Bulky Bear Hug Sweater Pattern

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    Materials and Measurements

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    Give your "hunny" a bear hug that will keep them warm all winter! This Adult Bulky Bear Hug Sweater makes a great gift, as it knits up fast, and comes out to under $40 in materials using the yarn shown.

    Materials

    • 10 (10, 11, 11) balls Lion Brand Hometown USA in shade 125 Billings Chocolate, or about 760 (810, 850, 890) yards of super bulky weight yarn of your choice.
    • one pair size 13 US (9 mm) needles
    • scissors, tape measure and yarn needle
    • size 13 US (9 mm) 16 inch circular needle
    • crochet hook...MORE for picking up stitches
    • stitch holders

    Gauge

    2.25 sts and 4 rows to 1 inch over Textured Pattern Stitch

    Size:

    Small (Medium, Large, X-Large)

    Chest size finished garment: 40 (44, 48, 52) inches

    Length from back neck: 26 (27, 27.5, 28) inches

    Sample knit in Large size, by Eileen Casey

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