A pattern for a unisex cabled aran sweater. Different neck options available.
This pattern is knitted using Sirdar Bonus Aran, but you can use any standard aran weight yarn. Why not try it in which comes in 500g balls or which comes in 100g balls. Just remember to look at the yardage to work out how many balls you will require. Bonus Aran has a 840m per 400g ball.
Needles: 4mm (UK 8, US 6) and 5mm (UK 5, US 8)
This pattern also requires a cable needle and stitch holders.
Number of 400g balls of Bonus Aran
Chest size 34 - 40 inches: 2
Chest size 42 - 44 inches: 3
Photographed shades: ladies' version knitted in shade 829 Forest Green, men's version in shade 813 Oatmeal.