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Holli Yeoh | Candace

Candace

This colourful baby cardigan is knit using self-patterning sock yarn for the front and a solid colour yarn for the back. Personalize your sweater by choosing the detailing on the back yourself – a vertical stripe or a rectangular patch will brighten it, or you can just leave it plain.

Yarn

Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi)
Uses 2-3 50 g balls self-patterning yarn along with 1-2 50 g balls of solid

Needles

2.5 & 3 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, 1-2 yrs, 2-3 yrs) Finished chest: 21 (24, 26, 29 ½)” / 53.5 (61, 66, 75) cm

Techniques

Working intarsia from written instructions, increases/decreases, knit-on edging, picking up stitches, buttonholes, three-needle bind-off, knowledge of sweater construction, seaming.

Pattern Support/Errata/Tutorials

Errata: Candace errata