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Bicycle Sweater and Hat

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Bike Sweater and Hat

Created using this Craftsy Indie Pattern

This project was made from an independent Craftsy designer's pattern:

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Knitting
Type Clothing
Yarn Weight Aran (10 ply), Worsted (10 ply)
Sizing Children
Style Whimsical, Mod, Funky, Cute, Casual
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What needles did you use? US 6 / 4.0 mm / UK 8

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What materials did you use? 200 grams Aran Yarn in main colour, 50 grams in Navy, 50 grams in grey. I knitted the size 4 years.

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What are you most proud of? My friend's grandson loves his Bike Sweater. He won't take it off!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Use yarn bobbins for the different colours when knitting the intarsia chart. It saves the yarn getting tangled.

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A sweater and hat perfect for a bike-mad youngster. Pattern covers sizes 4 to 13 years. Round neck Aran/Worsted Sweater and matching Hat. The sweater features a bicycle on the front and ribs knitted in 2 x 2 rib with main and contrast yarn. The hat has flaps to keep those ears warm whilst cycling! Colours used - denim, navy and grey Suggested yarns include: Berroco Vintage Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran James C. Brett with Wool Aran King Cole Merino Blend Aran Rico Design Essentials Soft Merino Aran Sirdar Supersoft Aran An easy and quick design to knit. The pattern includes colour coded sizes for ages from 4 to 13 years and a large full-page coloured intarsia chart.

10/20/2013 Flag