Top-Down Cropped Pullover #171

from Vermont Fiber Designs

Top-Down Cropped Pullover #171 Pattern

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Knitting: Top-Down Cropped Pullover #171
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Women, Plus-sized

Item:

Sweater

Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting, purling, picking up stitches, yarnovers, increases, decreases
  • knit, purl, increases, decreases, picking up stitches, yarnovers, provisional cast-on (instructions included); short-row shaping (optional)

Pattern Description:

This is a great sweater to throw on over a tank top for extra warmth on a cool summer evening. If you would prefer a longer sweater, you can just keep working until it's the length you want, since the sweater is worked from the top down.

The yarn I used works up at a gauge of 5 sts per inch in Stockinette stitch; if you wish to use a different yarn, make sure you find one that will match this gauge.

Gauge:

23 sts and 28 rows = 4" (10 cm in Openwork Pattern

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XXS (30.5") to 6X (71")

Materials:

  • 775-1800 yards worsted weight yarn
  • sizes 6 (4 mm) and 5 (3.75 mm) needles

About Designer

About Designer

suemccain on craftsy.com

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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