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shadow ribs

from VERSACIKNITS
(6) Name: 'Knitting : shadow ribs
shadow ribs
shadow ribs
shadow ribs

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit and purl
  • inc and dec
  • maintain a patt st

Pattern Description:

A mini version of the adult knit, tranquil, this simple-to-knit shadow rib pattern produces a subtly ornamented fabric with slim vertical twists and plenty of stretch for a comfortable fit. Likes it precursor, shadow ribs is a modern-day baby cardigan for any occasion.

Body is worked all-in-one piece from the bottom-up. Sleeves are worked separately from the bottom-up. Pieces are blocked and seamed. Stitches are picked up along neckline and finished.

Gauge:

22 stitches and 28 rows = 4"/ 10cm in St st
23 sts and 28 rows = 4"/ 10cm in Shadow Rib

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 3 - 6 (12, 18, 24) months
  • Chest: 18 3/4 (19 3/4, 20 3/4, 22)"/ 47.5 (50, 52.5, 56)cm
  • Chest: 18 3/4 (19 3/4, 20 3/4, 22)"/ 47.5 (50, 52.5, 56)cm

Materials:

  • Madelinetosh Tosh DK [superwash merino]: 2 (2, 2, 3) skeins
  • Or Approx Amount of DK weight yarn: 325 (375, 425, 500)yds/ 300 (350, 400, 450)m
  • 5 buttons 3/8"/ 12mm diameter or desired size

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers, stitch holders or waste yarn

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Madelinetosh Tosh DK


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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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