The oversized, top down pullover we’ve all been waiting for, Glenwood by Cheryl Toy is made in our lightweight Weld for an all-season comfort sweater. This cabled and textured pullover is made seamlessly and finishes with a polished tubular bind off.
Type: Digital Download
Designer: Cheryl Toy
Skill Level: 3 out of 5
Yarn: Hudson + West Co. Weld (70% US Merino / 30% US Corriedale; 200 yds [183 m]; 1.76 oz. [50g]): red feather (burnt orange), 9 (9, 10, 10, 11, 12) skeins.
Sizes 1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6); 76 (78, 85.75, 93, 100.5, 107.75)” / 193 (198, 217.75, 236.25, 255.25, 273.75) cm finished upper body circumference. Pullover shown measures 78” (198 cm); modeled with 34” (86 cm) of positive ease.
Size A: (for sweater): Size US 4 (3.5 mm): 16” (40 cm), 32” (81 cm) circ, 40” (101 cm) circular needles; a set of double-pointed needles (DPNs), or long circular needle for magic loop per knitter’s preference.
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Stitch markers; locking stitch markers; cable needle; waste yarn; tapestry needle.
28 sts and 32 rounds = 4” (10 cm) in St st on Size A needle.
Increasing; decreasing; picking up stitches; (optional) tubular bind off; circular knitting; three-needle bind off; cabling with (or without) a cable needle.
About the Designer
From her tiny studio in New Orleans, Louisiana, Cheryl Toy avidly knits, teaches and designs knitwear. A former set designer and art director for film and television, Cheryl frequently draws on historical references to create engaging knits that focus on simple, timeless shapes. Amusing details and quirky techniques fascinate her. She is a frequent contributor to Interweave Knits, knitscene, and knit.wear magazines and is a part of Brooklyn Tweed’s Wool People 13. Find her at www.littlechurchknits.com and follow her on Ravelry and Instagram as @littlechurchknits.