A hoodie for a dinosaur-mad youngster.
The sweater features a Dinosaur (Triceratops) on the front and the ribs and panels on the sleeves are knitted in a contrast yarn. This is a striking, warm and trendy sweater for children from 2 to 12 years.
Two Colours used. Any Aran/Worsted yarn (10 ply) can be used so long as it matches the tension – 18 sts and 24 rows to 10 cm (4 inches) over stocking stitch using 5 mm needles. The garment shown is knitted in Paintbox Yarns Simply Aran (midnight blue 237) and Paintbox Yarns Simply Aran (kingfisher blue 234) available from
Other Suggested yarns include:
Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran
James C. Brett with Wool Aran
King Cole Merino Blend Aran
Rico Design Essentials Soft Merino Aran
Sirdar Supersoft Aran
Needles: 1 pair of 5 mm (UK6 - USA8) and 1 pair of 4 mm (UK8 - USA6)
An easy and quick design to knit. The pattern includes colour coded sizes for ages from 2 to 12 years and a large full-page coloured intarsia chart.
Pattern Language - English
May 1, 2018
Awesome item, working up well and pattern is 100% accurate. I will definitely buy others.
Feb 27, 2018
I knitted this for my grandson, he loved it !!!! It was a fun pattern too knit the instructions were explained perfectly, will definitely be ordering from them again.
May 29, 2017
A lovely knitting pattern easy to understand. My dinosaur mad grandson will love it