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At 6' tall, I used to have a hard time finding sweaters with long enough sleeves. So I took up knitting to make my own sweaters.

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Lacy Sleeve Pullover #501

from Vermont Fiber Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Lacy Sleeve Pullover #501
Lacy Sleeve Pullover #501
Lacy Sleeve Pullover #501
Lacy Sleeve Pullover #501
Lacy Sleeve Pullover #501

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knitting, purling, increasing, decreasing

Pattern Description:

The lacy sleeves on this lovely sweater may look complicated, but the stitch pattern is very simple and it works up quickly. Use a soft yarn for the drapey fit shown here, or a stiffer yarn if you prefer more body.


In Reverse Stockinette Stitch (Rev St st), 12 sts and 15 rows = 4"/10 cm; in Openwork Pattern, 10 sts and 17 rows = 4"/10 cm.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sizes XXS (30.5") to 6XL (70.5")


  • 550-1045 yards bulky weight yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • One pair size 10 (6 mm) knitting needles
  • One size 7 (4.5 mm) circular needle, 16" long
  • 2 5/8-3/4" buttons
  • 1 11/4" button

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Ananas by Filatura Di Crosa