Bold chevrons, high contrast colors, and a super trendy silhouette all make Kuffel a chic, cozy jewel. The pullover is worked from the top down making it super easy to adjust the fit for your own tastes. The oversized boxy fit make this an easy to wear, super comfy piece. With 3/4 length sleeves, you'll be reaching for this go-to sweater fall, winter and spring. The thoughtful colorwork chart patterns minimize the appearance of pattern jogs and will have your admirers marveling at how they can't find the beginning of the round-- a truly geeky knitterly detail that I know you'd all enjoy!
The pattern features 6 sizes, from 42" to 70" bust, and is intended to have a loose fit with about 8"-12" of positive ease for a swingy silhouette. Pullover shown measures 48” [122 cm] with approximately 14” [35.5 cm] of positive ease on model.
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Hudson + West Co. Forge (70% U.S. Merino / 30% U.S. Corriedale; 235 yds [215 m]; 3.5 oz. [100g]):
MC midnight (navy blue), 4 (5, 5, 6, 7, 8) skeins, or about 751 (868, 988, 1134, 1302, 1529) yds total;
CC aspen (natural white), 2 skeins, or about 238 (275, 307, 332, 359, 401) yds total.
Size A (for body and sleeves): US 7 [4.5] mm: 32”  cm circ and either long circ for magic loop or set of DPNs, per knitter preference
Size B (for ribbing): US 5 [3.75 mm]: 32”  cm circ and either long circ for magic loop or set of DPNs, per knitter preference.
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Stitch markers or locking stitch markers (m); waste yarn; tapestry needle.
20 sts and 29 rounds per 4” [10 cm] in St st on size A needle, worked in the round.
Stranded knitting; short rows; increasing; decreasing; circular knitting; optional tubular cast on and bind off.