Crayon Pocket Cardigan

from Brenda Castiel Designs

Crayon Pocket Cardigan Pattern


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Knitting: Crayon Pocket Cardigan
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Girls, Boys



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Increases, decreases

Pattern Description:

This cute child's cardigan is just the thing for cool days in spring or fall. Kids will love putting their "treasures" in the pocket.
Knit in one piece from the bottom up, it uses raglan shaping and has no seams. The ribbed button-band is knitted along with the body of the sweater, so there's virtually no sewing required.
The raglan sleeve shaping is easy to do.
A simple chain stitch is used for embroidery on the pocket (instructions included).
Chest (sweater closed) - 23" (26", 28", 30") 58 cm (66 cm, 71 cm, 76 cm)


22 stitches = 4 inches in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 2, 4, 6, 8 years
  • Chest (sweater closed) - 23" (26", 28", 30") 58 cm (66 cm, 71 cm, 76 cm)


  • Sport weight yarn, 400-650 yds
  • Small amounts of yarn for embroidery

You Will Also Need:

  • Buttons

About Designer

About Designer

Brenda Castiel on

I have been knitting on and off since my teens, but became somewhat obsessed with it in 2007. I love squishy wools for the short, mild Los Angeles winters, and like cottons and blends for the rest of the year. I really believe that even beginner knitters can create something beautiful and useful, so I strive to keep patterns simple yet original. I am Goodstuff on Ravelry, and blog from time to ...

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