Knit a Vintage 80s Fluffy Angora Sweater

Angora Sweater Knitting Pattern

Angora sweaters made a comeback in the 1980s big time. So soft, fluffy, furry and feminine! This beautiful knitting pattern is from the Fall 1980 edition of McCall’s Needlework & Crafts magazine. The gorgeous sweater is knit in stockinette, ribbed gently at cuffs. Elastic shapes the waist, gossamer ruffling trim throat, cuffs and off-center banding. Instructions below:

Happy Knitting! 🙂


One Response to “Knit a Vintage 80s Fluffy Angora Sweater”

  1. donna

    Looking for the pattern for a sweater I knit i the mid to late 80s. Pink tunic length, pullover, lace chevron pattern
    It was on the cover of a magazine, could have been woman’s day or good housekeeping. Have you run into anything similar in your research?
    Donna in Italy

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