knit, purl, cast on, bind off, increase (practice using this pattern), basic crochet (preferred but not necessary)
Southern Bell cardigan. This pattern is written by me for beginner knitter. It is very detailed and enhanced by some color photo illustrations and VIDEO clip instructions. This Easy Simple step-by-step, row-by-row, stitch - by- stitch pattern is perfect for a novice knitter. If you think ALL you can manage is a scarf - you can knit this cardigan using the pattern I wrote.
This lovely cardigan knitted using my pattern will fit American Girl Doll, Gotz doll or any other 18" doll. The yarn used here is an ordinary sports weight acrylic yarn. You will need about 2 oz of yarn. The sweater is done without side seams.
6 stitches by 8 rows = 1 inch
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
finished garment will fit 18" doll like AG / American Girl or Gotz doll
basic sports weight acrylic or similar yarn, ordinary knitting needles