A comfy, casual pullover knit in DK-weight yarn. Starting with one split garter sleeve cuff and knitting across the bodice to the other, the body is then picked up and knit in stockinette in the round, finishing up with a split garter hem. This pullover is designed to be worn with at least an inch or two of positive ease. Choose your size accordingly.
Long-tail and backwards-loop cast-ons
Picking up stitches
20 stitches and 26 rows in 4 inches of blocked garter (for bodice) 20 stitches and 28 rows in 4 inches of blocked stockinette (You may need to use two different needle sizes to get gauge in stockinette and garter)
(bust) and yardage (see schematic for sizing details) XS (34.3”) – 900 S (37.4”) – 980 M1 (40.5”) – 1060 M2 (43.7”) – 1145 L (46.8”) – 1230 XL (50”) – 1320
DK-weight yarn (see yardage by size above)
US 7/4.5 mm circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge. You will need appropriately-sized circulars or dpns for the sleeves, neck trim, and body
A second circular or a stitch holder/waste yarn to hold stitches while working the front and back of the bodice separately
Tapestry needle for weaving in ends.