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Peachick Eyes Cardigan

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Peachick Eyes Cardigan
Peachick Eyes Cardigan Peachick Eyes Cardigan
Peachick Eyes Cardigan Peachick Eyes Cardigan
Peachick Eyes Cardigan Peachick Eyes Cardigan
Peachick Eyes Cardigan Peachick Eyes Cardigan
Peachick Eyes Cardigan Peachick Eyes Cardigan

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • increasing stitches
  • decreasing stitches
  • simple lace

Pattern Description:

Peachick Eyes Cardigan is a seamless cardigan for girls worked from top to bottom all in one piece. It features a round yoke which is beautifully ornamented with lace motifs resembling the eyes on a peacock(tm)s tail. Choose short or long sleeves - instructions for both are included.
The cardigan is suitable for wool blends as well as cotton ones. Solid and semi-variegated yarns are highly recommended in order to show the unique beauty of the lace yoke.

Gauge:

26 sts and 36 rows = 10 cm / 4 in St st with bigger needles after washing.
Take time to save time and check your gauge. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sizes: 12 (18, 24) months, 2, 3, 4{5-6, 7-8, 9-10} years. Finished measurements around chest: 47.5 (50.5, 53)56, 57.5, 60.5{64, 67, 72} cm / 19 (20.5, 21)22.25, 23, 24{25.5, 26.75, 28.75}.

Materials:

  • Yarn Long sleeved version requires approx. 350 (366, 412)460, 503, 550{595, 660, 730} meters / 380 (400, 450)500, 550, 600{650, 720, 800} yards of fingering weight yarn which gives you the correct gauge. Sample shown in Malabrigo Sock: colorway 857 Light of Love. Recommended yarns: MALABRIGO Sock, MADELINETOSH Tosh Merino Light, COLOUR ADVENTURES Dia Sock, TANIS FIBER ARTS Blue Label Fingering Weight.

You Will Also Need:

  • Needles 3.25 mm / US #3 circular needle (60 cm / 24 long) and dpns. 2.75 mm / US #2 circular needle (60 cm / 24 long) and dpns.
  • Other 3 (3, 3)3, 3, 3{4, 4, 4} small buttons (~1 cm / 0.5 diameter), tapestry needle, stitch markers, stitch holders or scrap yarn.

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Malabrigo Sock


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I'm a mother, former teacher and a knitwear fanatic. I learned my first stitches from my mom when I was a teenager, but I gave up knitting quickly afterwards. Having my first baby brought back my ...

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