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23 Super Cozy Knit Sweater Patterns

Check out these free sweater knitting patterns and take your cold weather wardrobe to the next level.

By: Caitlin Eaton, Editor,
Updated July 18, 2018
Super Cozy Knit Sweater Patterns

At the end of a long autumn day, fewer things feel better to me than curling up in a chunky knit sweater and reading one of my favorite books. Aside from their ability to make me feel my coziest, sweaters are also a staple piece in any wardrobe, especially during the fall and winter

Whether you keep it simple — wearing only muted shades of black, gray and cream — or if you enjoy making bold statements with vibrant reds, yellows and oranges, sweaters are great for mixing and matching, dressing up and down and for staying warm during the coldest months of the year. 
That's why as a special treat to our readers, we've rounded up 23 Super Cozy Knit Sweater Patterns. Enjoy this collection of autumn favorites that are perfect for everything from relaxing at home on a lazy Sunday afternoon to apple picking outdoors with family and friends.

When it comes to these patterns, the hardest part will be deciding which cozy knit sweater to work up first. With so many beautiful options to choose from, your autumn wardrobe will be the envy of all those around you. Plus, the versatility of knit sweater patterns makes them an ideal choice for a variety of situations.

Colorful Knit Sweaters

Modern Icelandic Sweater

What fun is wearing autumn attire if you don't allow your clothes to reflect all of the glorious shades found in nature?  From deep reds and browns to bright yellows and oranges, fall offers a color pallette unique to any other season. 

Enjoy what nature has to offer by knitting up a few of the patterns below.  Each one features fantastic shades of brilliant color.

You also get to use a variety of knitting methods in these sweaters. Different textures, colorwork, and stitches abound, allowing your knitting and wardrobe to be as varied as possible. You will love how these work up and feel!

Extra Cozy Knit Sweaters

Solid Staple Sweater

For days when you long for comfort, this group of relaxed-fit sweaters is just what you need.  These knit sweater patterns will have you ready for the cold weather in no time.

Throw on the Solid Staple Sweater (pictured) and you'll be ready to greet your morning cup of coffee in effortless style.  One of our personal favorites is the Vanilla Cotton Sweater; it's a loose fitting sweater that works for both men and women - the ideal sweater pattern. 

Don't worry about what you will wear the next time the temperature plummets. These sweaters will be comfy and cozy for any autumn day!

Chunky Knit Sweaters

Easy Saturday Cardigan

Some days, the only cure for getting rid of a chill is to put on a super chunky knit sweater.  Made to move with your body, this selection of sweaters in bulky weight yarn is meant for cozy comfort.  From colorful options like the Berry Crumble Cardigan, to classic sweaters like the Cozy Collared Cardigan, you'll be all set for fall with these fine patterns.

Cozy sweaters feel so nice against your skin, so you don't need to worry about being uncomfortable at all. You'll feel like you're wearing a soft cloud that also keeps you undeniably warm.

Plus, knit sweater patterns made with bulky yarn always work up faster than projects with smaller yarn, so you will be ready to snuggle in your sweater quickly!

Knit Chunky Cable Stitch Video Tutorial

What's your favorite type of cozy knit sweater pattern?

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This is a great list of tons of knit sweaters. Thank you for compiling them all. I feel like this list has some great sweater patterns to try out this winter and I am glad that I only have to bookmark this page and be able to access all of these sweaters when I need to.

Regarding the Honey Oats pattern I am making a large size with 154 stitches before starting row 1. When i count the row 1 stitches on paper, it adds up to 156 stitches. on the needle. What is wrong with this pattern? Help me Please.!!!!!!

while I really enjoy the individual patterns - less to sort through and decide ) - this collection offers so many ideas

look at the dates on these comments, does anyone actually read or monitor ?

anyone figured out how to download these patterns yet? bombarded with emails pushing far can't use them :-(

To dwnload just enter your e-mail address, then click on the book. I use this site and other like it and never have any problems.

I can't download a pattern.

Thank you it's difficult to rate when this is so difficult ti download a pattern

I am finding it very difficult to get any so called free paterns. This web site is not easy to use


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