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basic kid

from VERSACIKNITS
(6) Name: 'Knitting : basic kid
basic kid
basic kid
basic kid
basic kid

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • long-tail CO
  • inc, dec.
  • BO
  • pick up stitches

Pattern Description:

Basic kid is a basic pullover and cardigan pattern for sizes 2 - 14 year olds with edging in a contrasting color, for a bit of interesting detail. This is a straight forward, easy-to-knit pattern, perfect for knitters from a beginner, for a first sweater, to more experienced, to use as the base for adding your own texture or color! Timeless, this is a pattern that every mother and grandmother should own.

Gauge:

20 sts and 30 rows = 4"/ 10cm in St st

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Chest (approx 2"/ 5cm positive ease) 23 1/2 (25 1/4, 27 1/2, 29 1/4, 30, 32 1/2, 34)"/ 59.5 (64, 70, 74.5, 76, 82.5, 86.5)cm Length 14 1/2 (15 1/2, 17, 18, 20, 22 1/2, 24)"/ 37 (39.5, 43, 45.5, 51, 57, 61)cm
  • Sizes 2 (4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14) years

Materials:

  • 3 (3, 4, 4, 5, 5, 6) skeins Madelinetosh Tosh DK 100% superwash merino; 225 yds/ skein or Approx 525 (625, 725, 800, 950, 1125, 1250)yds/ 475 (757, 675, 725, 875, 1025, 1150)m light worsted weight yarn; PLUS approx 10 yds/ 25m for Edge color

You Will Also Need:

  • Size 6 US/ 4mm needles, or size to obtain gauge
  • For pullover, size 6 US/ 4mm 16" circular needle
  • 5 (5, 7, 7, 7, 7, 7) buttons for cardigan 3/8"/ 12mm diameter or desired size

Suggested yarn:

525 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Madelinetosh Tosh DK

Colorway:

Vermillion (red) and forestry (green)
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Novice
Knitting
Clothing
Girls, Boys
Sweater
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About the designer

Lori Versaci is the designer behind VERSACIKNITS. Interested in the use and mixture of texture, shape and finishing details, Lori has introduced classic garments with a fashion twist since 2009. Lori ...

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