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Holli Yeoh | Avery

Avery

This playful pullover has blocks of colour on the front that coordinate with the Fair Isle-like patterned sleeves. Corrugated ribbing ties it all together.

Avery is so popular that I’ve sized it up for school-aged kids: Avery Big Kid.

Yarn

Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi)
Uses 2 to 4 balls (50 g) solid yarn along with 1 to 2 balls (50 g) self-patterning sock yarn

Needles

2.5 & 3.0 mm / US 1½ & 2½

Gauge

30 sts and 42 rows = 4" / 10 cm in stockinette stitch using larger needles

Size/Finished Measurements

Sizes available: 0-6 mo (6-12 mo, 12-24 mo, 2T, 4T)
Finished chest: 21 (24, 26, 28 ½, 30 ½)” / 53.5 (61, 66, 72.5, 77.5) cm

Techniques

Increases/decreases, stranded work, working intarsia from a chart, three-needle bind-off, knit-on edging, picking up stitches, buttonholes (smaller sizes), knowledge of sweater construction, seaming.

Pattern Support/Errata/Tutorials

Errata: Avery Errata