Easy-To-Loom Dog Sweater

Easy-To-Loom Dog Sweater

Crafting Time:
  • 3-5 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Beginner
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores

Additional Information



  • Sweater fits a 15- to 20-pound dog
  • 8" Knifty Knitter Loom
  • Knifty Knitter hook
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors
  • 1 skein Sensations Shaggy Yarn
  • 1 skein Caron Simply Soft Yarn


  1. Following manufacturer's instructions, wrap yarn on Knifty Knitter Loom using the entire ring. Knit 10 rows to form the collar.
  2. Switch to Simply Soft and continue knitting another 10 rows.
  3. To form holes for legs, knit only pegs 1 through 9. Knit back and forth * for 9 rows.
  4. Cut yarn leaving 4" length.
  5. Beginning on the 10th peg, knit through stopping on the 31st peg.
  6. Again knit back and forth * for 9 rows.
  7. On the next row, knit all the way around and continue for another 12 rows.
  8. Cast off pegs 1 through 9 and decrease 3 stitches on each side.
  9. Knit 8 more rows to form sweater lower back, should be 16 pegs. Cast off and weave in any yarn ends.
  10. *When knitting the rows backward, flip the yarn as you cast on.