Pullover knitting patterns with with decorative round yokes. Many of the patterns are free.
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Pullover sweater with a geometric zigag design on the yoke reminiscent of energy wave patterns. Sizes Bust: 30,36,38,41 (43,48,53,58) 60,63,68,72 inches 78.2,90.7,96.9,103.2 (109.4,121.9,134.4,146.9) 153.2,159.4,171.9,184.4 cm. Designed by Tommy Schafer. Fingering weight yarn.
Pullover top with a pretty leafy lace pattern across the yoke knit seamlessly from the top down. Sizes Finished bust: 36"-65" (91.5-165 cm). Designed by Bernat Design Studio. Bulky weight yarn. Pictured projects by designer and savunja who used DK weight instead of bulky weight
Electrify your wardrobe with this top down sweater with lightning bolts on the yoke in stranded colorwork. Sizes 32.75(34.75, 39.25, 43.75, 47.5, 52, 56.75, 60.5, 64.5) inches / 83(88, 99.5, 110, 120, 132, 144, 153.5, 164)cm. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Elizabeth Felgate for Knitty.
Kastellet Tee Top
Pullover top with a lovely round yoke with a charming eyelet pattern. Sizes S (M) L (XL) XXL. Designed by Ditte Lerche for Filcolana. Sport weight yarn.
Spinning Wheel Sweater / Fileuse
Long-sleeved pullover featuring a band of stranded spinning wheels on the yoke. Sizes 30.75, 34.5, 38, 42. Designed by Valérie Miller. Fingering weight yarn.
Pullover with a unique stranded diamond design on a circular yoke and sleeves. Sizes 32-34, 34-36, 36-38, 38-40, 42-44. Designed by Luisa M. Fingering weight yarn.
Cabled Yoke Pullover Sweater
Stunning sweater with a beautiful, Celtic knot-inspired cable across the yoke and cables at the hem and sleeves. Sizes XS/S M L XL 2/3XL 4/5XL. Designed by Yarnspirations. Aran weight yarn.
More Free Patterns
Spedina Pullover Sweater
Long-sleeved pullover with a ribbed funnel neck that radiates out to form the attractive yoke. The body and sleeves are stitched in squishy shaker rib and simple increases. Sizes XS to 5X. Designed by Julia Madill for Yarnspirations. Bulky weight yarn.
Long-sleeved pullover with asymmetric striped yoke knit seamlessly in the round from the top down in garter stitch with half brioche stitch stripes shaped with short rows. “Abraço” means “hug” in Portuguese. Designed by Filipa Carneiro. Available in English, Portuguese, and Spanish
Cumberland Yoke Sweater
Long-sleeved pullover with a gorgeous Fair Isle colorwork yoke knit seamlessly in the round from the top down. Sizes XS/S, M, L, XL, 2/3XL, 4/5XL. Designed by Nicole Winer. Worsted weight yarn.
Sharp Chevron Pullover
Long-sleeved sweater with a graphic zig-zag yoke knit seamlessly in the round from the top down. This versatile pullover features easy fit and hi-lo hem created by working clever short rows. Sizes XS/S M/L XL/2XL 3/5XL. Designed by Svetlana Avrakh. Bulky weight yarn.
Long-sleeved pullover with a circular yoke and cuffs in a graphic stranded pattern inspired by jewelry. Knit in the round from the top down. Sizes XS (S) M (L) XL (2XL). Designed by Hanne Rimmen for Filcolana. Available in English, Danish, and German
Figs and Berries Sweater
Long-sleeved sweater with colorful circular yoke and flattering vertical stripes. Knit seamlessly from the top down. Sizes S-M-L-XL. Designed by Rahymah. DK weight yarn.
Top-down seamless pullover sweater top with short sleeves and circular lace yoke. Great stashbuster. Designed by ANKESTRiCK. XS, S, M, L, XL
Cable Luxe Tunic
This dramatic sweater designed for Lion Brand is a gorgeous addition to any wardrobe, featuring a beautiful cabled yoke and a slightly belled body and belled sleeves. SIZE: Small, Medium, Large, 1X, 2X in two lengths.
Wheat-Ear Cable Yoke Sweater
This long-sleeved raglan pullover features a sleek bodice and sleeves tthat flow into a yoke of delicate cables – a two-stitch twist alternating with a seven-stitch wheat ear. Finished Size 35 (40, 45, 50)” bust circumference. One of the patterns in the free ebook The Art of Cable Knitting: 7 Free Patterns. Designed by Pam Allen
Patterns for Purchase
Seamless top-down sweater with an interesting lace pattern on the round yoke while the rest is made in reverse stockinette (knitted on the wrong side). Sizes: Garment chest measurement: 33.25 to 64.25 inches / 83 to 163 cm /. Fingering weight yarn. Designed by Valentina Bogdanova.
Rose Window Sweater
Circular yoke sweater with a mosaic print, inspired by traditional round windows of high gothic cathedrals. Knit bottom up in the round. Sizes: 8 children's sizes (from 1 years to 13-15 years) and 14 adult sizes (bust 80-153 cm / 32-60” with ~2” of positive ease). Fingering weight yarn. Designed by Lyudmila Aksenik.
Short-sleeved knitting themed pullover sweater with the words Knit, Purl, and Yarn on the circular yoke. Other word charts included. Finished bust circumference: 32.5(35, 37, 39.5)(41.5, 46, 48)(50, 54.5, 59, 61)"/82.5[89, 94, 100.25][105.5, 117, 122][127, 138.4, 150, 154]cm. Available as individual pattern or as part of an ebook with 8 other Knitwords patterns. Sport weight yarn. Designed by Cori Eichelberger.
Pullover with a yoke formed with an oversized cable. “Treccione” means “big cable” in Italian. Sizes 30.25 (34.5, 38.75, 43, 46.25, 50.5, 54.75)” / 77 (87.5, 98.5, 109, 117.5, 128.5, 139) cm bust circumference. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Angela Hahn.
Flower Buds Sweater in Adult and Child Sizes
Pullover with a stunning yoke with a floral pattern created with short rows. Knit from the top down with minimal seaming. Sizes Children: 3-4 (5, 6-7, 8-9, 10-12) years; adult: XS-4XL, or 82-117cm/32-46" bust. Designed by Lyudmila Aksenik.
Harmonia's Rings Sweater
A moebius crossover collar makes this circular pullover unique. 3 sleeve options. Knit seamlessly in one piece. Sizes Women’s XS (S, M, L, XL, 2X, 3X, 4X, 5X, 6X), to fit 31 (34, 37, 41, 43, 45, 49, 52, 57, 60)" bust. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Sivia Harding
Agnes Round Yoke Sweater
This long sleeved pullover features leaf lace on the yoke. And it’s seamless! Sizes S (M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL)