Category Children, Scheepjes Publications, Jane Burns
Suggested yarn Merino Soft, Merino Soft Brush
Type Sweater
Technique knit
Sizes 0-6 mnth | 6 - 12 mnth | 12- 18 mnth| 18-24 mnth | 2-3 yr
Languages dutch english-uk english-us german swedish
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YARN The After Party 22 - Dino Hunter Sweater

By Jane Burns

A soft, cosy sweater for cool kids! Jane Burns designed the Dino Hunter Sweater specifically for young adventurers. Knitted with Scheepjes Merino Soft for a soft touch. Depending on the size, you can make a comfortable sweater for children using 6-8 balls of Merino Soft. The pattern was written in 5 sizes from ages 0-6 months to 2-3 years. This pattern is suitable for beginning knitters as it doesn’t involve shaping.


  • Scheepjes Merino Soft (50% Superwash Merino Wool, 25% Microfibre, 25% Acrylic; 50g/105m)
    Yarn A: 603 Michelangelo x 4( 4: 5: 5: 6) balls
    Yarn B: 605 Hogarth x 1 ball
    Yarn C: 628 Botticelli x 1 ball
  • 3.25mm and 4mm knitting needles
  • 3.25mm circular knitting needle 40cm long
  • Stitch holder
  • Stitch markers
  • Tapestry needle
  • 6 x 17.5mm buttons

The pattern for the Dino Hunter Sweater, designed by Susan Walsh, is featured in YARN The After Party 22. This issue of YARN The After Party is available as a printed booklet in English (UK), Dutch, German, and Swedish via Scheepjes retailers, or as a digital download via Ravelry in these languages and in English (US).

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