designs

Holli Yeoh | Lucy

Lucy

Building blocks inspire a cardigan for the really active child. The solid coloured upper section contrasts beautifully with the jewel-like tones of the self-patterning yarn.

Yarn

Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi)
Yardage: 380 - 760 yards (347 - 695 m)

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, three-needle bind-off, knowledge of sweater construction, knit-on edging, picking up stitches, buttonholes.