How to Knit an Embossed Ring Stone Model Mother Sweater
Knitting a sweater for a loved one is a special and heartwarming way to show your appreciation. If you're looking for a unique and elegant pattern to knit for your mother, the embossed ring stone model is a great choice. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to knit an embossed ring stone model mother sweater.
6 balls of worsted weight yarn in a color of your choice
Size US 8 circular knitting needles
Follow these steps to create the embossed ring stone model pattern:
Cast on 120 stitches and join in the round.
Knit 10 rounds of K2, P2 ribbing.
Next, knit 2 stitches together (k2tog) across the entire row (60 stitches remain).
Knit 1 round.
Next, *knit 1 stitch, yarn over, knit 1 stitch, slip the yarn over and the knit stitch back to the left needle, knit them together through the back loops (k2tog tbl), repeat from * to end of round.
Knit 1 round.
Repeat steps 3-6 for a total of 4 times (9 rounds).
Next, knit 1 round.
Begin shaping the neckline. Knit 44 stitches, place marker, knit 32 stitches, place marker, knit 44 stitches.
Next round, knit 44 stitches, slip marker, slip next 4 stitches to a spare needle or stitch holder, remove marker, knit to next marker, remove marker, slip next 4 stitches to a spare needle or stitch holder, slip marker, knit to end of round.
Decrease 1 stitch before and after each marker on the next round (8 stitches decreased).
Repeat steps 9-11 every other round 3 more times (8 stitches decreased each time) until 32 stitches remain.
Once you've finished knitting the sweater, use a tapestry needle to weave in any loose ends. You can also block the sweater by wetting it and laying it flat to dry, this will give it a more polished finish.
Knitting an embossed ring stone model mother sweater can be a rewarding and thoughtful project. Follow these instructions and you'll have a beautiful and unique sweater to give to your mother that she'll cherish for years to come.