With its soft, rolled edges and perfect fit, the Purl Soho Pullover reminds us that some things are called essentials for a reason. For working nine to fine, dressing to the nines, or just getting ready in five minutes, this sweater is an essential essential! 

Purl Soho Pullover In Plenty | Purl Soho
Purl Soho Pullover In Plenty | Purl Soho

The Purl Soho Pullover, now with separate patterns for kids and adults, is knit in the round from the bottom up with a set-in sleeve construction that eases into flattering saddle shoulders. It all ends in a beautiful rolled-edge collar that’s sure to keep you warm.

Purl Soho Pullover In Plenty | Purl Soho

We’re returning to this classic Purl Soho pattern for a little update in order to offer more adult sizes and because we couldn’t resist knitting it up in our super-duper soft Plenty.

Purl Soho Pullover In Plenty | Purl Soho

One hundred percent extra fine merino with a distinctive spin and very lively bounce, Plenty knits up into a plump, smooth fabric… like a cozy blanket you can actually wear out into the world!

Purl Soho Pullover In Plenty | Purl Soho

Designed for Purl Soho by Joelle Hoverson.

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Materials

Purl Soho Pullover In Plenty | Purl Soho

Purl Soho’s Plenty, 100% extra fine merino wool. Each skein is 139 yards/ 100 grams.

  • For Adults: 8 (9, 10, 11, 12) (13, 13, 14, 15) skeins; approximately 1050 (1150, 1305, 1425, 1555) (1685, 1785, 1895, 1990) total yards required. We used the color Reed Gray.
  • For Children: 3 (4, 5, 5, 6, 7) skeins; approximately 415 (480, 585, 670, 755, 845) total yards required. We used the color Forget-Me-Not Blue.

OR

Purl Soho Pullover In Plenty | Purl Soho

Purl Soho’s Worsted Twist, 100% merino wool. Each skein is 164 yards/ 100 grams.

  • For Adults: 6 (7, 8, 9, 9) (10, 11, 11, 12) skeins; approximately 980 (1080, 1220, 1340, 1450) (1575, 1675, 1770, 1860) total yards required.
  • For Children: 3 (3, 4, 4, 5, 5) skeins; approximately 395 (450, 550, 625, 705, 790) total yards required.

You’ll also need…

NOTE: Looking to knit your sleeves in double-time? Swap the double pointed needles for 32-inch or longer circular needles, and check out our Magic Loop: Two At A Time Tutorial!

GAUGE

17 stitches and 26 rounds = 4 inches in stockinette stitch, using larger needles

SIZES

FOR ADULTS

32 (36¼, 40, 44¼, 48) (52¼, 56, 60¼, 64)

To fit 28–30 (32–34, 36–38, 40–42, 44–46) (48-50, 52-54, 56-58, 60-62) chest circumference with approximately 2–4 inches of ease

  • Finished Chest Circumference: 32 (36¼, 40, 44¼, 48) (52¼, 56, 60¼, 64) inches
  • Length from Shoulder to Bottom Edge: 26 (26¼, 27¾, 28¼, 28½) (29, 29¼, 29½, 29¾) inches
  • Length from Underarm to Bottom Edge: 17½ (17¼, 18½, 18½, 17½) (17¾, 17¼, 17, 17) inches

SAMPLE: The sweater shown here is size 36¼, worn with 2¾ inches of ease.

FOR CHILDREN

20¼ (22, 24, 26¼, 28¼, 30)

To fit children 12 months (2 years, 4 years, 6 years, 8 years, 10 years) with approximately 1–2 inches of ease

  • Finished Chest Circumference: 20¼ (22, 24, 26¼, 28¼, 30) inches
  • Length from Shoulder to Bottom Edge: 15¾ (17¼, 19, 19¾, 21¼, 22¼) inches
  • Length from Underarm to Bottom Edge: 9¾ (10¾, 12, 12¾, 14¼, 14¾) inches

SAMPLE: The sweater shown here is size 26¼, worn with 2¾ inches of ease.

PATTERNS

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The Purl Soho Pullover is available as a PDF download only.

Purl Soho Pullover In Plenty | Purl Soho
Purl Soho Pullover In Plenty | Purl Soho
Purl Soho Pullover In Plenty | Purl Soho