Knitting patterns for sweaters knit with an 8 row repeat. Many of the patterns are free.
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Cropped long-sleeved pullover sweater shrug knit sideways with an 8 row repeat zigzag cable pattern. Instructions for both a hooded version and a rolled neck version. Sizes Bust: 32/38(40/46, 48/54)" 81/97(102/117, 122/137) cm. Designed by Sirdar as 10290 Armwarmers. Aran weight yarn.
Long-sleeved pullover sweater knit flat with an 8 row repeat texture. Sizes Bust: 45 (47, 50, 53)in/114 (119, 127, 134.5)cm. Designed by Noro. Worsted weight yarn.
Horseshoe Lace Pullover
Long-sleeved pullover sweater knit with a lace body in an 8 row repeat horeshoe lace pattern. Sizes Bust: 40½ (44¼, 48, 51¾, 56½, 60¼)”. Designed by Premier® Yarns Design Team. DK weight yarn.
Long-sleeved pullover sweater knit with a lace body in an 8 row repeat diamond pattern. Knit flat. Sizes Bust: 37 (41½, 46, 50¾, 55¼, 59¾, 64½, 69, 73½)”. Designed by Rachel Brockman for Universal Yarn. DK weight yarn.
Diamond Texture Poncho
Oversized poncho shaped pullover with sleeves knit with an 8 row repeat texture. This sweater / swoncho is worked flat and seamed. Sizes XS/M, L/XL, 2/5XL. Designed by Red Heart Design Team. The recommended Red Heart Heat Wave yarn yarn gets warmer when exposed to sunlight - perfect for cold weather.
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Lace sleeveless tunic length top with split hem knit with an 8 row repeat lace. Sizes: Bust 36, 39, 46, 50". Fingering weight yarn. Designed by Yoko Hatta.
More Free Patterns
Short sleeved lace pullover top knit with an 8 row repeat slipped stitch pattern. Sizes S, M, L, XL, XXL. Designed by Sys Fredens for Hobbii. Sport weight yarn.
Sweater with boat neck knit with an 8 row repeat slipped basket stitch. Sizes 51.5 (54.75, 58.25, 61.75, 65, 68.5)” bust circumference with blocking. Sport weight yarn. Designed by Cheryl Toy for Cascade Yarns.
Eeva Sweater and Skirt
Matching pullover and skirt knit with an 8 row repeat flower texture. Sizes XS to XXL. Designed by Sari Nordlund. DK weight yarn.
Pullover sweater knit in one piece from side to side beginning at one armhole edge in an 8 row repeat Texture Eyelet pattern. Sizes Finished Bust About 48 (56) in. (122 (142) cm). Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Vladimir Teriokhin for Lion Brand.
8 Row Repeat Cable Sweater
Dramatic oversized long sleeved pullover with wide ribbed boat neck and overall cable pattern with just 2 rows of cable and 6 of stockinette in the repeat. Sizes XS, Small, Medium, Large, X-Large, XX-Large, and XXX-Large. Designed by Merri Fromm for Red Heart.
Leaf Lace Tunic
This sleeveless pullover features an 8 row repeat twining leaf stitch with another 8 row repeat lace hem on front and back. Designed by King Cole. DK yarn. This pattern was featured in Season 8 of Knit and Crochet Now! and is free with registration at Annie’s
Patterns for Purchase
Don't Worry Ma
Pullover sweater textured in Diamond Brocade stitch throughout (a meditative 8 stitch by 8 row repeat). Sizes 31, 34¾, 38½, 43¼, 47, 50¾, 54½" / 78.7, 88.3, 97.8, 109.9, 119.4, 128.9, 138.4 cm. Designed by Deb Hoss. Aran weight yarn
Flattering pullover with Stockinette bordered by airy, delicate Single Eyelet Rib Lace (an easy-to-remember 5 stitch by 8 row repeat). Sizes 31½, 34½, 38½, 43, 47, 51½, 54½"/ 80, 87.6, 97.8, 109.2, 119.4, 130.8, 138.4 cm. Designed by Deb Hoss. Sport weight yarn
Short-sleeved tee pullover sweater knit with chevron lace in a 9 stitch by 8 row repeat). Sizes 30¼, 34, 37¾, 41½, 45½, 49¼, 53" / 76.75, 86.5, 96, 105.5, 115.5, 125, 134.5 cm. Designed by Deb Hoss. DK weight yarn