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Tide Pools

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Tide Pools
Tide Pools
Tide Pools
Tide Pools

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting in the round
  • purling
  • increase and decrease

Pattern Description:

This lightweight pullover will keep your explorer warm and comfortable without being too bulky. Three-quarter length sleeves will stay out of the water when investigating tide pools and button closure on the yoke adds interest and ease of fit.

This sweater is worked top down. The yoke is worked flat then joined at the underarms and worked in the round down to the hem. Sleeves are picked up and knit in the round to 3/4 length. Finishing includes one button band, I-cord edging at the collar and sewing on buttons.

Yarn:
Spud and Chlo Fine (80% wool, 20%silk); 248 yards [227 m]/2.3 oz [65 grams]
MC: Popcorn #7800 - 2 (2, 2, 3, 3)(3, 4, 4, 5) skeins
CC: Anemone #7805 - 1 (1, 1, 1, 1)(1, 2, 2, 2) skein(s)

Gauge:

24 sts x 34 rows = 4" [10 cm] in Stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 6 months(12 months, 18 months, 2, 4)(6, 8, 10, 12)
  • Chest 19 1/2 (20 1/2, 22 1/2, 23 1/2, 25 1/2)(271/4, 28 1/2, 29 1/2, 32 1/4)" [49 (51.5, 56.5, 59, 64)(68, 71.5, 74, 80.5) cm]

Materials:

  • US5 circular needle for working in the round (length depends on size made)

You Will Also Need:

  • 3-5 1/2" buttons
  • sewing needle
  • thread
  • tapestry needle
  • waste yarn
  • stitch markers

Suggested yarn:

750 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Spud and Chloe Fine

Colorway:

MC: Popcorn; CC: Anemone
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Intermediate
Knitting
Clothing
Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby
Sweater
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