Grasshopper Cardigan |
This pattern is a part of collection: Summer Bugs Collection
$4.00 USD add to cartSize: 12 months (2, 4, 6, 8 years).
Recommended yarn: Rozetti Yarns First Class
Yarn weight: DK
Needles: US 6 - 4.0 mm; US 4 - 3.5 mm.
Notions: small buttons, stitch markers, tapestry needle for weaving, stitch holders / scrap yarn.
Gauge: 23 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette Stitch.
Grasshopper Cardigan is a seamless unisex cardigan for kids worked from top to bottom. The body is knit in Stockinette St with Garter zigzag panels on the front, which are shaped on the wrong side of the cardigan. There are zigzags the end of the sleeves too.
To fit chest: 48.5 (51.5, 56, 61, 66) cm / 19 (20.5, 22, 24, 26)”.
Width around chest: 50 (54, 58, 64, 69) cm / 20 (21.5, 23.25, 25.5, 27.5)”.
NOTE: it is crucial that you choose yarn that blocks well, as Garter Stitch is tricky to block, that’s why wool and wool blends are preferable.
The pattern is available as a single PDF download and part of the collection of 3 designs of seamless sweaters - Summer Bugs Collection.