Firecracker Pullover

$10.00

Celebrate the littlest “firecrackers” in your life with this simple twist on the Fireworks Sweater. Worked from the top down in the round, this pullover features columns of firecracker blasts cascading down the yoke. With a relaxed fit and genderless style, it’s a quick knit with just enough texture to keep things interesting. (Check out the matching Firecracker Beanie here.)

Celebrate the littlest “firecrackers” in your life with this simple twist on the Fireworks Sweater. Worked from the top down in the round, this pullover features columns of firecracker blasts cascading down the yoke. With a relaxed fit and genderless style, it’s a quick knit with just enough texture to keep things interesting. See the matching Firecracker Beanie here.

Click here to see the matching Fireworks pattern collection.

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner 

Sizes: 0-6 mo (6-12 mo, 1-2 yrs, 2-4 yrs, 4-6 yrs, 6-8 yrs, 8-10 yrs) referred to as sizes 1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7) throughout pattern 

Yarn 

  • DK Weight | Neighborhood Fiber Company 100% organic merino| 275 yards/4 oz | 280 (310, 320, 450, 520, 700, 730) yards/ 256 (283, 293, 411, 475, 640, 667) meters total 
  • Note: Yardage is an estimate and may vary based on your gauge and yarn choice. If in doubt, please round up. 

Needles 

  • US Size 5/3.75mm (12 -24 in/30-60 cm) circular needle – yoke and body (use length that is most comfortable for the size you’re knitting, transition to a longer length as needed) 
  • US Size 5/3.75mm (12 in/30 cm circular needles or DPNs) – sleeves 
  • US Size 4/3.5 mm (12-16 in/30-40 cm) circular needle – neckline 
  • US Size 4/3.5mm (16-24 in/40-60 cm) circular needle – bottom ribbing 
  • US Size 4/3.5mm (DPNs) – sleeve cuffs 
  • Note: Adjust your needle size, if necessary, to obtain correct gauge. 

Gauge: 21 st and 30 rows in 4 in/10 cm with largest needle in stockinette stitch, blocked 

Notions 

  • Darning needle to weave in ends
  • Stitch markers
  • Waste yarn 

Finished Measurements (blocked) 

  • Chest circumference: 21.25 (22.75, 24.25, 25, 27.5, 29.75, 32) in/ 53.25 (57.25, 60.5, 62.5, 69, 74.25, 80) cm 
  • Length of lower body from underarm: 6 (6.5, 7, 8.5, 10, 12, 14) in/ 15 (16.25, 17.5, 21.25, 25, 30, 35) cm 
  • Sleeve length: 6.5 (7.5, 8.5, 11, 12.5, 13.5, 14.5) in/ 16.25 (18.75, 21.25, 27.5, 31.25, 33.75, 36.25) cm 
  • Sleeve circumference: 6.75 (7.25, 7.25, 7.5, 8.5, 8.75, 10.25) in/ 17.25 (18, 18, 19, 21, 22, 25.75) cm 
  • Yoke depth (measured from under the ribbing to the underarm): 5.25 (5.5, 5.75, 5.75, 6.25, 7, 7) in/ 13.25 (13.75, 14.75, 14.75, 15.75, 17.25, 17.25) cm 

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