Botanical Yoke Pullover by Purl Soho

Botanical Yoke Pullover

Knitting
October 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in 2 x 2 rib, relaxed after blocking
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1495 - 2960 yards (1367 - 2707 m)
34¼ (37¾, 41¼, 44½) (48, 51½, 54¾)(58¼, 61¾, 65¼)
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MATERIALS

  • 7 (8, 9, 10) (10, 11, 12) (13, 13, 14) skeins of Purl Soho’s Cashmere Merino Bloom, 75% extra fine merino wool and 25% cashmere. Each skein is 218 yards/ 100 grams; approximately 1495 (1655, 1850, 1985) (2145, 2310, 2480) (2655, 2810, 2960) yards required. We used the color Rosebud Pink.
  • US 5, 32 or 40-inch circular needles, depending on size you are making
  • US 5, 24-inch circular needles
  • US 5, 16-inch circular needles
  • A set of US 5 double pointed needles
  • A cable stitch holder
  • Stitch markers, including one unique
  • Stitch holders or scrap yarn
  • A Botanical Yoke Pullover Pattern

GAUGE
28 stitches and 32 rounds = 4 inches in 2x2 ribbing, relaxed after blocking

SIZES

34¼ (37¾, 41¼, 44½) (48, 51½, 54¾)(58¼, 61¾, 65¼)

To fit actual chest circumference of 29¼–31¼ (32¾–34¾, 36¼–38¼, 39½–41½) (43–45, 46½–48½, 49¾–51¾) (53¼–55¼, 56¾–58¾, 60¼–62¼) inches, with 3–5 inches of ease

  • Finished Chest Circumference: 34¼ (37¾, 41¼, 44½) (48, 51½, 54¾) (58¼, 61¾, 65¼) inches
  • Finished Length From Shoulder To Bottom Edge: 24 (24½, 25, 25¼) (25½, 25¾, 26) (26½, 27, 27½) inches
  • Finished Length From Underarm To Bottom Edge: 15 (15, 15, 14¾) (14¾, 14¾, 14¾) (15, 15¼, 15½) inches
  • Finished Length From Underarm To Cuff: 17½ (18, 18, 18½) (18½, 18½, 19) (19, 19½, 19½) inches

Sample: The sweater shown here is size 37¾, worn with 3¾ inches of ease.