The Love Sweater
The Love Sweater is an oversized, cropped pullover with the word "LOVE" worked across the front. This top is a quick and fun knit, made with worsted weight yarn and a simple construction that comes together easily.
Both charted and written instructions are provided for the colorwork section.
Construction and Fit: Worked flat in pieces and seamed. The neckline is picked up and knit to finish.
The sweater is intended to be worn with positive ease and has drop sleeves (modified drop sleeves for sizes six and seven).
Main Color: 630 (735, 875, 960, 1105, 1365, 1490) yards / 575 (670, 800, 880, 1010, 1250, 1360) meters
Contrast Colors: 20 yards / 18 meters per letter
Gauge: 18 sts x 22 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) in stockinette stitch on larger needles.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Skills Needed: Knit, purl, picking up stitches, intarsia (knitters can choose whether to carry the main color along the back of the colorwork section or not), seaming.