The Alaskan Pullover
Simple in its design and knitting, this pullover is knit top down using raglan method. Easy to put on and take off and no buttons or zippers to deal with, this sweater is sure to become your little one’s favorite. The back is a little longer than the front giving it a whimsical look, but most importantly, it keeps your child’s tushie extra warm, while the shorter front allows for freedom of movement!
Sizes: 6-12 months, 1-2 years, 2-4 years, 4-8 years, 8-12 years
Skills required: wrap and turn short rows, making increases and decreases, circular knitting
Yarn: Brooklyn Tweed Arbor, (DK; 100% American wool; 145 yards/50 grams)
Colorways: Thaw – main color (MC); Gale – contrast color (CC);
Yardage: 440 (500, 580, 720, 850) yards 402 (457, 530, 658, 777) m in MC and 60 (75, 85, 95, 105) yards 55 (69, 78, 87, 96) m in CC
Needles: US 5 3.75 mm double pointed needles (DPNs) and 32” 80cm circular needles
Notions: tapestry needle, stitch marker, cord twister (optional), tassel maker (optional)
The knitting pattern has been tech-edited.