Short Description: This easy, beginner-friendly raglan cardigan pattern is worked top-down, all in one piece, so you can easily adjust the sleeve and hem length if desired for a growing child (or even add length later). Sample shown in size
12 months featuring long sleeves; instructions are provided for short sleeves as well. Work the sweater striped as shown, or try a variegated yarn instead. Just right for both little boys and girls with treasures to hide in those pockets. Hunt down the perfect set of buttons to personalize the knit for your munchkin.
Gauge: 20 sts and 27 rows per 4 inches in Stockinette
Finished Measurements: Size: Newborn(3 months, 12 months, 18 months, 2, 4). Finished Chest: 17(18, 19.75, 21.5, 23, 25.25) Inches
Materials Used: 110(130, 170, 200, 240, 275) yards A and 70(85, 120, 140, 185, 215) yards B worsted weight yarn; 3(3, 3, 3, 3, 4) 1-inch buttons
Needle Size: Size 7(4.5 mm) needles and set of 5 DPNs
Pattern Includes: Full schematic; instructions for both short & long sleeves
Skill Level: beginner