Top Down Pullover by Lion Brand Yarn

Top Down Pullover

by Lion Brand Yarn
Knitting
March 2011
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette in the round using larger needles
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
957 - 1653 yards (875 - 1512 m)
S, M/L, 1X/2X
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This pattern is available for free.

Lion Brand Pattern #: L0580

SKILL LEVEL: Experienced

SIZE: S (M/L, 1X/2X)

Finished bust:
35 (43, 51)“
89 (109, 129.5) cm

Superwash Merino Cashmere (Article #821)
11 (15, 19) balls
Shown in Green Tea

Circular knitting needles:
size 6 (4 mm), 16 in. (40.5 cm) long
size 6 (4 mm), 29 in. (73.5 cm) long
size 7 (4.5 mm), 29 in. (73.5 cm) long
Double-Pointed Needles - Size 7

Construction schematics are provided.

Lion Brand Construction Notes:

Pullover is worked in one piece from neck down. A smaller circular needle is used for the neck and yoke (upper portion of the Pullover) to create a slightly firmer knit fabric.

At the underarms, sts are placed on holders for sleeves, then the body is continued in one piece.

When body has been completed, sts are picked up for the sleeves, then sleeves are worked in the rnd down to lower edge. Sleeves are designed to end a few inches (cm’s) above wrist. If desired, continue in St st to make longer Sleeves.

The lower edges are designed to roll softly.

The stitch pattern in yoke has been modified for larger sizes, and will vary slightly from the photograph.

Similar patterns in other Lion Brand yarns:

60581AD Radiant Sweater
Cotton-Ease® (Article #830)

50894AD Ultimate Sweater
Lion® Cashmere Blend (Article #270)