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Looking for the perfect cable knit sweater? Look no further! In this blog post, I’ve curated a collection of over 20 of the best cable knit sweater kits. From classic designs to trendy styles, there’s something for everyone in this collection. Find your favorite under Modern, Classic and Chunky cable knit sweaters.
Whether you’re a seasoned knitter or just starting out, these kits have everything you need to create a cozy and stylish cable knit sweater. Get ready to discover your new favorite knitting project!
MODERN CABLE SWEATERS
This 100% wool cable sweater features an oversized design and is crafted using a combination of cable stitches and embroidery. It is seamlessly made with a circular needle, and you will learn how to read charts. Prior familiarity with cable stitching, picking up stitches, and chart reading is required.
Size: S to XL
Upgrade your cable knit jumper with some color and make it more fun and modern. The Portobello is a soft and airy yarn that comes in a lot of bright colors.
The Minu Sweater might look advanced but is actually just made by repetition of sequences, perfect for the confident beginner.
Size: S to L
Fringed Cable Sweater
The Fringed Cable Sweater from Lion Brand is truly a modern and creative take on the cabled sweater. Knitted flat, in four pieces, it has a fairly simple construction and the cable pattern can be worked by following written instructions or reading charts.
While knitting along unleash your creativity and add colorwork and fringe.
Size: S/M and 1X/2X
Marshmallow Swirls Sweater
The Marshmallow Swirls Sweater has a simple construction as knitted flat in pieces, but to make it more fun and intriguing, the pattern combines cable, intarsia and fair isle techniques.
Size: XS to XXL
Wear the cables up your sleeves!
This cropped cabled sweater is knitted in Hobbii’s machine washable yarn Umami, which is both durable and soft to the skin. Body and sleeves are knitted flat and the cables are simple and easy.
Size: XS to XL
Love Story Sweater
The Love Story Sweater from Wool and the Gang is an oversized cable knit sweater kit with cable details, intarsia and reverse stocking stitch. Knitted in WATG’s popular Alpachino Merino yarn which has an Alpaca and Merino blend. Soft, squishy and 100% natural.
Size: 1 to 4
CLASSIC CABLE SWEATERS
This Knit Picks pullover exemplifies the enduring appeal of traditional Aran patterns, making it a timeless choice for cabled sweaters. The central panel is accompanied by rope cables and diamond-shaped garter stitch details on either side.
Size: 32″ to 52.25″ (6 sizes)
The Tinseltown Sweater combines sporty and glamorous elements, exemplifying a timeless cricket sweater with cable knitting and an eye-catching contrast in color.
Size: XS to 4XL
St. Martin’s Guernsey
The design of this unisex pullover from Knit Picks draws inspiration from the parish of St. Martin in Guernsey, Channel Islands. It combines the classic appearance of a guernsey with a knitting style that is more commonly used by today’s knitters.
Size: 32″ to 56″ (6 sizes)
North Ridge Pullover
This comfortable old favorite from Knit Picks revisits a cherished pullover, featuring intertwining cables, a shawl collar, and a classic drop shoulder silhouette.
Classic and sweet, the Barra Pullover is a traditional Aran-style cabled pullover with set-in sleeves, saddle shoulders, and a crew neck.
Size: 35″ to 44.5″ (5 sizes)
Sailor Knots Sweater
The Sailor Knots Sweater is a classic cable knit, crew neck, aran sweater that is worked in sections, back and forth then sewn together.
DROPS Soft Tweed is a soft tweed yarn, made from a combination of merino wool, superfine alpaca and viscose and comes in 18 soft shades.
Size: S to 3XL
Recall the sweater worn by Rory Gilmore on Gilmore Girls? It was a cream-colored oversized cable sweater that appeared incredibly snug and comfortable.
The Inis Aran from KnitPicks exudes a similar relaxed style, prioritizing comfort and ease, resulting in a beloved sweater that would undoubtedly be a significant achievement for any skilled cable knitter.
Size: 35.25″ to 56″ (6 sizes)
Stone Cables Sweater
The Stone Cables is a men’s cable knit sweater has intriguing cables and a comfy double neck. Knitted in the round from bottom up in the DROPS Air yarn which is very light and airy.
Size: S to 3XL
The Moby Sweater from PetiteKnit is now available as a kit on Önling. It has a classic design that is slightly oversized and is made in Önlings No 1 yarn that consists of a combination of 75% Merino Superfine Super 100’s Wool and 25% Angora.
Size: XS to 5XL
CHUNKY CABLE SWEATERS
Urban Fisherman Sweater
The Urban Fisherman Sweater from Loopy Mango is made in a soft and chunky merino wool yarn which is perfect for quick projects, and the vendor states that this cabled sweater takes 8 to 12 hours to make.
Choose between15+ vibrant colors
Size: S/M and M/L
Raglan Cabled Pullover
The Raglan Cabled Pullover for men is a thick, chunky design that is crafted in four separate pieces using a cable pattern and raglan shaping.
Size: S to 2X
Cable Babe Sweater
Cable Babe is a slightly cropped fitted jumper where the twisted ribs on the body allows the sweater to expand. Knitted with 12mm (US17) needles in Hobbii’s super bulky Diablo Multi this cabled sweater will knit up fast.
Size: S to XL
Braided Embers Sweater
The big chunky braid down the front is the focal point of this cozy cropped jumper.
The Braided Embers Sweater is size inclusive with as much as 11 sizes (we like), and as it is knitted top down you can easily modify it to your desired length.
Size: 30″ to 70″ (11 sizes)
Cropped Cable Knit Sweater
If you are new to cables then this cabled sweater is a good first time project. The Cropped Cable Knit Sweater knitting kit from Lauren Aston Design has a high collar and three-quarter sleeves, and is simple enough for the beginner to knit.
Size: 8 to 18