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Fairy Godmother Cardigan

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Fairy Godmother Cardigan
Fairy Godmother Cardigan

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, Purl, Increase, Decrease

Pattern Description:

It's such a pretty sweater - your little friend will think her fairy godmother waved her magic wand and made it for her!

Well- you might not have a magic wand - but you do have knitting needles - and really, they could be considered
magic wands, couldn't they?

Isn't it darling? This cardigan is knit from side to side with very unique, yet surprisingly easy construction details that you'll love!

The Godmother's border is knitted at the same time as the body!


5 sts = 1 inch in Stockinette Stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Children's Size 4(6,8,10,12) which translates to a finished chest size of 29(30,31,32,34) inches.


  • About 600(675,765,880) yards of worsted weight yarn
  • Size 7 or size needed for gauge.

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle for finishing, 4-5 cute buttons

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