This cardigan is knitted from the top down in stockinette stitch, with a lace pattern in the front. You begin at the neckline, continue with the raglan yoke and then knit the body. The sleeves are worked in the round. The button bands are added to the finished cardigan.
Katia Merino 100% (102 m/50 g, 112 yds/1.76 oz), Lang Merino 120, Drops Merino extra fine, Sandnes Smart, Sandnes Duo
or any other yarn with a suitable gauge.
You will need:
circular needles size 4 mm (US 6)
circular needles size 3.5 mm (US 4)
DPNs size 4 mm (US 4)
6-12 months: 200 g - 408 m (7.1 oz - 446.4 yds)
1-2 years: 250 g - 510 m (8.8 oz - 557.9 yds)
2-4 years: 300 g - 612 m (10.6 oz - 669.5 yds)
4-6 years: 350 g - 714 m (12.3 oz - 781.1 yds)
6-8 years: 400 g - 816 m (14.1 oz - 892.7 yds)
8-10 years: 500 g - 1020 m (17.6 oz - 1115.9 yds)
Please note that the yardage is an estimate.
6-12 months: 59 cm (23.2”)
1-2 years: 65 cm (25.6”)
2-4 years: 68 cm (26.8”)
4-6 years: 75 cm (29.5”)
6-8 years: 80 cm (31.5”)
8-10 years: 85 cm (33.5”)
Body length from underarm
6-12 months: 19 cm (7.5”)
1-2 years: 22 cm (8.7”)
2-4 years: 25 cm (9.8”)
4-6 years: 29 cm (11.4”)
6-8 years: 33 cm (13”)
8-10 years: 36 cm (14.2”)
6-12 months: 20 cm (7.9”)
1-2 years: 21.5 cm (8.5”)
2-4 years: 22.5 cm (8.9”)
4-6 years: 24 cm (9.4”)
6-8 years: 25.5 cm (10”)
8-10 years: 26.5 cm (10.4”)
Sleeve length from underarm
6-12 months: 18 cm (7.1”)
1-2 years: 20 cm (7.9”)
2-4 years: 23 cm (9.1”)
4-6 years: 27 cm (10.6”)
6-8 years: 32 cm (12.6”)
8-10 years: 36 cm (14.2”)
In this cardigan, 23 stitches make 10 cm (4”). I use needle size 4 mm to achieve this gauge.
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