Basketweave Cardigan for Children KnitKit
An all-season favorite in easy knit/purl pattern. Â Sleeves are knit right onto the cardigan using double-pointed needles. Â New sewing is needed to finish!
ChildÂ 2, approximately 24″ around before button band
Child 4: approximately 26â€ around before button band
Child 6: approximately 30â€ around before button band
Child 8: approximately 35â€ around before button band
Yarn: Â Morehouse Merino 3-strand (worsted weight yarn, 145 yards per skein)
Size 2: Â 4 skeins
Size 4: Â 5 skeins
Size 6: Â 6 skeins
Size 8: Â 8 skeins
- #5 or #6 circular needles, 24″ or longer
- #5 or #6 DPNs for sleeves
(Use the larger size needle if you knit tight or American style.)
Notions:Â Â youâ€™ll need 6 buttons (not included), and a darning needle to sew them on and weave in ends.