These pullovers are perfect for layering to keep you stylish and comfortable for those ocean breezes, cool summer nights, or those overly air conditioned restaurants! Or you can use any of them to dress up a swimsuit or tank when you go from the beach to dinner.
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Retro Batwing Jumper
Long-sleeved lace pullover sweater knit in 2 pieces with all-over lace trellis motifs. Batwing sleeves make this sweater drapey and cool to wear. Knit in two big pieces with cuff and collar trim. Sizes Bust: 76-117 cm 30-46 in. Designed by Paintbox Yarns. Fingering weight yarn.
Long-sleeved pullover sweater knit with a lace body in an 8 row repeat diamond pattern. Knit flat. Sizes Bust: 37 (41½, 46, 50¾, 55¼, 59¾, 64½, 69, 73½)”. Designed by Rachel Brockman for Universal Yarn. DK weight yarn.
Wheat Stitch Tops
Short-sleeved pullover sweaters in two lengths knit in a 12 row repeat lace pattern. (Shorter version pictured.) Sizes 34 36 38 40 ins. Designed by Wendy. DK weight yarn.
Long-sleeved sweater in mesh lace with a ribbed crew neck, cuffs, and hem. Sizes 32, 34, 36, 38, 40 inches. Designed by Laura Long for Rowan. DK weight yarn.
Long-sleeved pullover sweater with a eyelet lace yoke, hem, and sleeves. Sizes Finished Bust Measurements: 32(37-40-45-48-53-56). Designed by Alison Green for Berroco. Worsted weight yarn.
Long-sleeved pullover sweater with a deep lace yoke. Sizes Bust—36 (39, 42, 45, 48, 51, 54)". Designed by Berroco Design Team. DK weight yarn.
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Long-sleeved pullover sweater features a chevron lace stitch. Sizes 30 (34-38-42-46-50). Designed by Amy Christoffers for Berroco.
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More Free Patterns
Date Night Tunic
Diamond medallipn lace pullover sweater pattern with trellis lace yoke and trim by Cathy Payson. Original pattern has long sleeves. Pictured project by MrsFrisby who left off the sleeves. Sizes Small – XX Large
Diamond Lace Sweater
A simply shaped pullover sweater worked in garter stitch with diamonds outlined by eyelets.
Zircon Lace Pullover
Zircon is designed by Nora Gaughan with a unique construction, knitted from side to side in two pieces, seamed, picked up and worked down. To Fit Bust Size 30(34-38-42-46-50)
Social Network Pullover
Get cozy in this light and airy pullover, perfect for the transitional months designed by Yarnspirations. Sized from M to 5XL.
Avery Lace Pullover
Designed by Nora Gaughan, the bodice and sleeves are knit in one piece in an easy lace stitch from cuff to cuff. The bottom is finished in stockinette.
Though this was knit in Berroco Latitude, Berroco recommends Maya as a substitute. Get the recommended yarn at Amazon
Catania Ladies’ Pullover
Lacey mesh combines with cables and ribbing to create an airy pullover knit in sportweight cotton yarn, perfect for summer.
Designed by Laura Zukaite, this lace pullover is a great piece for layering over dresses or camisoles, the wide neckline is flattering and feminine.
Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL). Shown in size S.
The recommended yarn has been discontinued. However, yarnsub.com suggests Rowan Kidsilk Haze as a good substitute. Get the Kidsilk Haze yarn at Etsy
Passiflora Lace Pullover
Designed by the Berroco design team, Passiflora is a lightweight sweater with lace panels along the sleeves and body. Sizes for Bust – 36(40-44-48-52-56-60)˝.
Diagonal Mesh Pullover
S (M/L, 1X/2X)
Patterns for Purchase
Long-sleeved pullover with a sweet lace yoke and sleeves edged with a frill, that leads into a stockinette body. Gorgeous with jeans, skirts and just about anything. Size To Fit Bust: 32in to 50in (81-86cm to 122-127cm). Designed by Debbie Bliss.
NO LONGER FREE! Long-sleeved pullover sweater features an all-over lace pattern. Sizes XS (S, M, L, XL).
Dramatically textured, lightweight tunic or cropped pullover in five sizes (XS, S/M, L/1X, 2X/3X, 4X/5X) featuring a bold cable and lace motif with deep, embossed ribbing to finish the hem, sleeve cuffs, and wide neck. Worked in two simple rectangles with a bit of neck shaping, this drop-shoulder design has an easy, slouchy fit. Designed by Anne Hanson.
Lace and cable long-sleeved pullover with a flattering A-line silhouette. Sizes S (M, L, XL, XXL). Designed by Linda Marveng. Worsted weight yarn.
Women’s sweater knit from the center of the front and back out in a lace rib pattern. 33½ (37, 41, 44½, 48½ )” bust circumference. Designed by Cassie Castillo for Interweave. Pictured project by dushenka who added beads.
Metta Lace Pullover
This sweater features an asymmetrical wrap front and lace panels. Woman’s small (medium, large, X-large, 2X-large, 3X-large). One of the patterns in Creative Knitting, Summer 2015
Grand Manon Pullover
This long sleeved sweater features Feather and Fan lace panel at the front and a wide boat neck. Bust circumference: 34½ (36¼, 38¾, 40½, 42) 44½, 46½, 48¾, 50½, 53” 86.5 (90.5, 97, 101, 105.5) 111.5, 116, 122, 126.5, 132.5 cm